AIR QUALITY

Air quality, especially that of your home is not a luxury or choice but a must. Air quality will get you very sick if not maintained.

Home is where the heart is – but it’s also where airborne pollutants are. With more people staying inside because of the COVID-19 pandemic, extreme weather, and other various reasons. Indoor air quality matters. The U.S. EPA has estimated that indoor air can be 2-5 times more polluted than the outdoor environment, ranking indoor pollutants as a top five environmental health concern.

HSR provides reliable indoor air quality services in Seattle that will keep your family safe. Because when you’re home, you should be able to breathe easy.

How Bad Can Your Indoor Air Quality Really Be?

Constantly breathing in polluted air can be dangerous. Immediate or long-term effects are possible. For starters, poor indoor air quality can be uncomfortable and could cause some or all of the following side-effects:

  • Sneezing

  • Congestion

  • Headaches

  • Irritated throat, nose or eyes

  • Frequent asthma episodes or respiratory infections

 

Long-Term Effects Can Be Even Worse:

  • Conjunctival (eye) irritation

  • Rashes

  • Fever, chills

  • Tachycardia (rapid heartbeat, sometimes leading to shortness of breath)

  • Headache or dizziness

  • Lethargy, fatigue, malaise

  • Nausea & vomiting

  • Myalgia (muscle pain)

  • Hearing loss

 

What Are Possible Sources Of Poor Indoor Air Quality?

There are some of the more obvious culprits such as smoking in or around your home, anything that burns (oil, gas, kerosene, wood, and candles), personal care products and household cleaning products. There are also some not-so-obvious causes of poor indoor air quality. These include, but are not limited to, new home construction, too much moisture, improper air circulation, and tracking pesticides and pollens in on shoes and clothing.

How to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

Like any problem, there are some easy fixes to help increase your indoor air quality. These include little actions to be mindful of, such as taking off your shoes and using personal products in well-ventilated areas. However, these are only temporary, small changes that may or may not effectively protect your home from harmful pollutants.

Ensure the Purest Air

Investing in an air purifier is the surest way to keep you and your family safe. They efficiently remove bacteria, viruses, pollen, and mold directly from your air, worrying about the tiniest of irritants, so you don’t have to. here at HSR, we offer only the best brands and service in the Pacific Northwest. As about our Bryant Evolution Series whole-home air purifier which has the ability to inactivate 99% of captured pathogens and irritants. The air is re-purified, not just filtered, as often as 8 times each hour! Additionally, we offer low-cost alternatives that are portable and easy-to-install.

Benefits of air purifiers include:

  • Removes pollutants such as pet dander, dust, pollen and mold from the air

  • Helps control allergies

  • Facilitates with eliminating odors

  • Makes your living space more comfortable

  • Peace of mind in the home

 

Seattle’s Trusted Company for Quality Indoor Air!

HSR installs top-of-the-line air purifiers that provide comfort and the highest indoor air quality in Seattle and surrounding areas.