4 Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

September 20, 2021

During the fall months, indoor air quality starts to decrease because of the change of weather. Fall is the time of year when most people are getting their homes insulated and ready for the colder months. There are many things you can do to ensure that the indoor air quality in your home stays high during the months that you need to stay inside more often. Consider these four tips to get your household on the right path toward excellent indoor air quality year-round. 1. Keep Your Home as Clean as Possible Creating a cleaning schedule

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Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

August 17, 2021

Your enjoyment at home and productivity at work is dependent on clean air. With insufficient air quality, your health and wellness can suffer. Here are some worthwhile steps you can take to improve your indoor air quality. Purchase an Air Purifier A good air purifier can significantly reduce allergens and pollutants. When clean air is circulating, and you can breathe freely, it feels so much better. Clean Dryer Vents Regularly Dryer vents can collect dust, lint, and other debris that can be hazardous to your air quality. Cleaning them at least once

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How Candles Affect Indoor Air Quality

May 5, 2021

Candles are a common item found in many homes. But did you know that burning some types of candles could affect your health? Here are a few things you should know about how candles could be affecting your Kennesaw home’s indoor air quality and your family’s wellbeing. Hidden Danger of Common Candles Paraffin wax and gel candles are some of the most common types of candles found in homes. While they look innocent and smell pleasant, they are most likely to release toxins into the air in your home. Why? Because these candles are made from

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How Do UV Light Indoor Air Quality Products Work?

April 16, 2021

Every year you, see all the UV light devices pop up around stores. You can get UV cell phone cleaners, UV light sticks and, of course, UV light air purifiers. Is there some benefit to adding UV to your HVAC system, or is it all hype? Shouldn’t your air filter be enough to give you good indoor air quality? Difference Between Filters and Purifiers First, let’s discuss what filters and purifiers do. Filters remove contaminants from the air. Different filters will remove particles of different sizes. In most HVAC systems,

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The Facts on UV Lights and Their Effects on Viruses, Bacteria, and COVID-19

December 18, 2020

There are several means by which air purification can be used to kill microbes in the air. One of the newest and most effective means of killing viruses and bacteria in the air is through the use of UV air purifiers. How exactly does it work? Read on for the scoop. Microbes Die in UVC Light UV light is a natural killer for viruses and bacteria. Whether they are in the air, on surfaces, or even in water, countless studies have confirmed that this natural type of light radiation energy kills all of these microbes. In

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Does Indoor Air Quality Affect Immune Systems

September 20, 2020

Although it’s impossible to avoid all health risks, it’s important to make changes to your environment when your environment causes health risks that you can avoid. One such potential health risk is long-term exposure to various pollutants that are present in your Kennesaw home’s air. To be sure, some of these pollutants only cause minor symptoms. However, some pollutants can cause long-term damage with serious side effects. To help protect your family from harm, we at Total Comfort Solutions Heating and Cooling offer this guide on the risks that indoor pollutants pose to immune systems. Problematic Indoor Pollutants

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How Air Purifiers Can Fight Against Viruses and Bacteria

April 15, 2020

Many people are under the assumption that their HVAC system is all they need to keep their air as clean as possible. This isn’t always true in some cases. Studies have shown that the air inside can be more polluted than outside. This is why customers look to air purifiers to clean the air in their homes. If you are new to air purifiers, here are some things you should know about how they work. Three-Stage Filtration The best air purifiers go above and beyond the air filters in your HVAC

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