Did you know that HVAC filtration can benefit you and your family? It’s true — HVAC filtration (HVAC stands for “heating, ventilation, and air conditioning”) can make all the difference in the world when it comes to the cleanliness of the air in your home. When HVAC filters are properly fitted and maintained they can help keep the atmosphere in your home clean (or cleaner than it would be) and increase your health. But that’s not all — HVAC filters have other benefits too.
The benefits of HVAC filtration:
– HVAC filters improve the health of your air - The first and foremost benefit of an HVAC filter is that it can improve the quality of the air that you breathe by reducing contaminants. This is significant because “the air in your home is 4-5 times more polluted than the air outside.” This statistic alone is proof enough of the need for good air filters!
– HVAC filters are cost efficient - HVAC filters can “cut back on energy costs and service issues.” This makes an air filtration system well worth the monetary investment.
– Air filters encourage air purity - Did you know that HVAC filters can help to eliminate pet hair, pet dander, bacteria, smoke, grease, and dust particles from the air in your home? By doing this, HVAC filtration promotes air purity.
Is your house making you sick?
This week Disability Living has explored many possible ways your house could be making you sick. We have a new question for you today: Is the air in your home making or keeping you ill? If there is even a possibility that it is, we encourage you to seek a more efficient air filtration system.
Your home’s air quality is important.
The quality of the air in your home matters; this is especially true if someone in your family has allergies and/or asthma. Be sure to read up on air filtration systems to see that you get the very best installed in your home. An HVAC filtration system can improve health and reduce monthly energy costs — keep those benefits in mind as you search for a filtration system to invest in.
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