Home Air Quality

How to Measure Humidity & Prevent Mold Growing in Your Home

  • Posted by Mike
  • On July 10, 2017
How many times have you heard a family member, friend or co-worker say, “It’s a dry heat.” In Phoenix, the outside air temperature is closely related to the humidity, but inside our Phoenix homes and businesses, tiny micro-environments can cause humidity to wreak havoc. Below we discuss humidity, indoor humidity, how mold grows inside, and […]
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DIY Air Duct Cleaning 101

  • Posted by Mike
  • On May 24, 2017
Learning how to clean the air ducts in your home can save you a lot of money. Although this isn’t a necessary household task, it is something you should consider as a homeowner, especially if you suspect that your ducts are clogged or infested with any vermin and mold. Some homeowners even notice that cleaning […]
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When Should I Change My Air Conditioner’s Filter?

  • Posted by Mike
  • On April 24, 2017
Many homeowners forget about a very important part of their home’s air conditioning system: the air filter. Air filters are responsible for filtering out dust particles, allergens, and other pollutants from your indoor air. This being said, they also can have a negative impact if they are left too long and are not changed out […]
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How To Air Out Your Home

  • Posted by Mike
  • On April 13, 2017
Air pollution is a serious issue that can affect both indoor and outdoor environments. You may not realize that the air inside your homes is contaminated and threatening the health and safety of you and your loved ones. Poor indoor air quality can lead to various medical issues, such as asthma, headaches, and much more […]
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Testing Air Quality at Work

  • Posted by Mike
  • On April 13, 2017
Maintaining the air quality in the workplaces is important for sustaining a healthy environment for you and your employees. Office Air Check is a useful tool for checking the indoor air quality for warehouses, corporate offices, restaurants, studios, and other types of business settings. Office Air Check uses advanced technology to accurately determine the air […]
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How to Improve Indoor Air Quality

  • Posted by Mike
  • On April 12, 2017
When it comes to polluted air, many people assume that only outside air can become dangerously polluted. Unfortunately, this isn’t true. The air inside our homes and buildings can easily become polluted by lead, dust, radon, mold, allergens, and other chemicals. If your or someone in your household has asthma or is sensitive to pollutants, […]
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Is an Indoor Air Quality Test Kit Worth the Money?

  • Posted by Mike
  • On April 6, 2017
You have your suspicions, but aren’t quite sure. Is your indoor air as pure and fresh as it could be? Unfortunately, Phoenix is known for polluted air that is among the nation’s worst­–according to a report from the American Lung Association. You want to have superior indoor air quality (IAQ), but what can you do? Start […]
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How Air Quality Testing for Mold Can Keep Your Family Safe

  • Posted by Mike
  • On March 23, 2017
Indoor air quality (IAQ) can mean the difference between living in a Valley dream home or a haunted house. This is because, with Phoenix already contending with poor outdoor air quality, your home may harbor mold spores; effecting your indoor air. These mold spores can be extremely harmful and even fatal. Reliable air quality testing […]
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10 Alarming Indoor Air Pollution Facts

  • Posted by Mike
  • On March 9, 2017
When it comes to air pollution, many of us fail to recognize the dangers hiding in our own homes. The following information isn’t designed to scare you as much as it is to educate you on the particles in the air you breathe within your home that could be harmful. Facts About Indoor Air Pollution […]
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Is Changing the Air Filter Really That Important?

  • Posted by Mike
  • On February 24, 2017
Changing your air filter regularly is very important to the health and performance of your air conditioning system. During seasons of high use, such as summer, you should change your filter every month. Even during seasons of low usage, you should still check your air filter often, at least every couple of months. Do I […]
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Choosing The Right Ceiling Fan for Your Home

  • Posted by Mike
  • On February 10, 2017
Ceilings fans can become your best friend during these scorching Phoenix summers. Fans can help circulate the air in a room, making it feel much cooler than it did before. Even better, your fan can keep your home cool AND reduce your energy costs. Fans help circulate the air in your home so your air […]
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Examples of Indoor Air Pollution That Could be Lurking In Your Home

  • Posted by Mike
  • On February 8, 2017
According to the American Lung Association, Phoenix is the fifth-most polluted city in the nation in terms of air quality. However, as bad as our outdoor air is, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says indoor air is usually far worse. As the EPA points out, many scientific studies have found that indoor air is more polluted than […]
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