How do you think — is there enough clean in your house? Even if all surfaces dazzlingly shining, there is always something hiding from you. It’s here, right in the air. You may not feel anything special while breathing, but we assure you that the air inside your house can be even cleaner, pleasant and healthier. You can do almost all this by yourself! Just a few mundane actions and additional methods will help you improve the air quality at home.
1. Regular airing of all rooms with fresh outdoor air
The only thing you need in this case — is to keep your windows opened for 10-20 minutes. Also, for more efficiency we recommend to turn exhaust fans once a week. But at the same time we want to warn you — if you have an allergy, then it is worth to abstain from aeration, especially in spring. The important notice — always aerate the house before going to bed. Fresh air is positively affects your sleep.
2. Taking off the shoes inside the house
We bring a lot of dirt home with our shoes, so if you put it off when come back from the work or from somewhere else, you have already made the indoor air cleaner. Such a simple habit makes every householder healthier and happier respectively. Pollutants wouldn’t circulate inside the house, when you will follow the rule — no shoes indoors!
3. Usage of non toxic products for cleaning
Manufacturers of detergents try not to use a lot of chemicals in their products, but they can’t completely exclude those substances. To reduce the impact of chemicals, choose the most harmless detergents for cleaning. It will not be a problem considering how many variants you can find in the supermarkets.
4. Installing of the natural «filters» at home
Several plants throughout the house will be your permanent air providers. Take care of them, and they will please you with fresh air. How many of them you need to install in your dwelling? It’s about 15-18 plants if we talking about the home of 1800 square footage. But do not overdo it — too many plants are not so healthy for human’s breath. Besides, who wants to transform their apartment into the jungle?
5. The changing of the AC air filters
It is recommended to change air conditioner filters in different frequency, depending on the next factors:
- Every 30 days — if you or someone of the householders have an allergy
- Every 60 days — for those who have pets
- Every 90 days — if you regularly clean the air ducts
6. Calling the proven company of duct cleaners
Trust your HVAC system only to qualified technicians with professional equipment and impeccable reputation. By the way, we have these! In addition to full clean of air ducts, dryer vents and chimneys we give our clients free consultation and advices about air cleaning in general. Also, we show you the photos before and after work for visual comparison.
7. Installation of UV lights inside the HVAC system
No, it’s not for the sake of creating 80s atmosphere in your house or something like that. It’s for the permanent disinfection of the air in your house. Special ultraviolet lamps are installed next to the cooling coils. It won’t disturb you with the light, will make no noise and consume a small amount of energy.
That is your lucky 7 for breathing inside the house pleasantly and healthy at the same time. We hope you will use at least a few of those methods and feel positive changes!