PRLog - May 12, 2014 - HORSHAM, Pa. -- Spring is a favorite time of the year for many, with perfect temperatures, blooming flowers and the buzz of outdoor activity. For some spring also means runny noses, itchy throats and the sound of coughing and wheezing.According to the National Asthma and Allergy Foundation the month of May is peak season for asthma and allergy sufferers. And your home's indoor air quality (IAQ) can help eleviate, or aggravate, asthma and allergy symptoms. Our technicians at Stauffer's One Hour Heating and Air Conditioning offer these tips to help:
Dust and clean your home frequently. Wash bed linens and clothing weekly in hot water to kill bacteria and dust mites. Use allergy proof mattress and pillow covers. If possible, keep pets out of bedrooms...and employ ecofriendly controls against insects, pests and rodents.Complete any painting projects and air out your home before the peak season forces you to close windows.
Tune Up Time
Have your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system tuned up. A trained technician can clean and inspect your unit, coils and drain pans. Replace the filters for your HVAC system monthly or as required by your system’s manufacturer. A clean filter helps trap dust and pollutants and helps your system operate more efficiently. Ask your technician about state-of-the-
IAQ and Ductwork
Our qualified professionals at Stauffer's One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning can upgrade your air filtration system and seal leaky duct work with improved indoor air quality and efficiency in mind. We offer many services like duct cleaning to help remove contaminants and offer duct repairs and upgrades to meet new building codes.
For more on what can be done to improve indoor air quality during asthma and allergy season contact:
Stauffer's One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning serves Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, northwest of Philadelphia. We’re experienced in handling a wide range of HVAC installation and repair needs. Only the highest quality parts and heating and air conditioning equipment will be used to fix your system. Our customers are the most important people in our business and we have the industry's best guarantees, including "Always On-Time or You Don't Pay a Dime"!
Allergy and Asthma Awareness Month reference: http://www.aafa.org/