How Indoor Air Quality Can Affect You Take a deep breath and inhale. Feels good, I bet? Not to be a killjoy, but are you inside? If so, you may be alarmed if you realized how many toxins you just inhaled, 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 outside of your home. Yikes! Now think about the fact that people 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 drinks, it’s all the rage to go organic or enhance your faucet with the latest filter, but what about the air we breathe? Seriously, people, we can no longer take indoor air quality for granted. Not anymore. It’s critical to take the time to assess quality of the air you breathe indoors. You’ll notice the following improvements: 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. Reduce? your energy consumption. How? Cleaner air increases how efficient your heating and cooling system works. Want to enjoy a “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” A properly maintained heating and cooling system. Better air quality keeps heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt and debris. If you like DIY projects, you can definitely find ways to improve the quality of the air 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 Plano comes in. With a wide selection of quality equipment choices, knowledge and expert service—for all makes and models, all day, every day—you can take that deep breath indoors and know your family can enjoy quality air. Let us help, call Service Experts in Plano today at 469-249-9709.