How Indoor Air Quality Can Affect You Take a deep breath and inhale. Feels good, doesn’t it? Not to be a killjoy, but are you inside? If so, you may be alarmed if you had an idea of how many toxins you just pulled in, including chemical vapors, microbes, mildew, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. Wait…is that true? The EPA found in a survey that Americans spend 87% of their lives in the home, and that indoor air pollutant levels are up to 100 times higher than levels you may find outside. Yikes! Now think about the fact that you breathe an estimated 3,000 gallons of air every day. And so do your kids. So does your pet. When it comes to food and water, it’s becoming popular to go organic or fit your faucet with the latest filter, but how do we upgrade the air we breathe? Come on, people, we can’t take indoor air quality for granted. Not anymore. It’s important to take a look at the quality of the air you breathe indoors. Doing so can: Keep you healthier. That’s right. And actually, 50% of all illnesses are either caused or aggravated by polluted indoor air according to the American College of Allergists. Lower? your energy consumption. How? Cleaner air improves how efficient your heater/AC works. Want to enjoy a “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Protect your investment. Better air quality keeps heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt and debris. If you like DIY projects, you can definitely take steps to improve the air quality in your home. But even the most mechanically-minded homeowners can’t do it all…and that’s where Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning in Fort Lauderdale comes in. With a vast array of quality equipment choices, knowledge and expert service—for all makes and models, 24 hours a day—you can take that deep breath indoors and know your family can enjoy quality air. Let us help, call Service Experts in Fort Lauderdale today at 954-736-4314.