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Indoor Air Quality
Top-Notch Indoor Air Quality Services in the Greater Savannah, GA Area
Many people are surprised to learn that indoor air quality (IAQ) in Savannah homes can be considerably more polluted than the air outside. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHA), polluted air inside a home can have health consequences that include allergies, headaches, irritability, fatigue, and problems with concentration. Air pollution indoors can also cause health problems like respiratory distress, asthma, dizziness, nausea, and skin irritations.
Reduce Airborne Pathogens through Better Indoor Air
Pollutants, dust, dander, pollen, smoke and even pathogens such as viruses and bacteria all can be suspended in the air we breathe, even when you don’t see them.
GPS patented needlepoint bipolar ionization technology safely creates and releases ions into the airstream using your existing HVAC system as the delivery method. When these ions disperse throughout a space, they seek out and form bonds with particles in the air through a process called agglomeration. This creates a snowball effect in which particles begin to cluster together. The larger a cluster of particles becomes,the easier it is for your system to safely filter it out of the air. Contact with positive and negative ions have microbicidal effects on pathogens, which ultimately disrupts their surface proteins and renders them inactive.
REME HALO® Whole Home In-Duct Air Purifier
We know that, in our country’s current situation, that homeowners are looking for solutions to ensure the air in their home is clean and healthy. That’s why we recommend adding a REME HALO® purifier to your existing air conditioning and heating system.
REME HALO® is an award-winning, whole home in-duct air purifier. This purifier is at the cutting edge of IAQ technology, and it reduces indoor air particulates that cause allergic reactions. Tests also have demonstrated that it’s thoroughly effective against both airborne and surface bacteria and viruses, including MRSA, e-coli, and Norwalk, among others. This technology also removes cooking odors, pet smells, lingering “dirty sock” scents, and stale/musty air from your home. Learn more about the REME HALO® or call one of our comfort specialists today.
Causes Behind Bad Indoor Air Quality
Air quality can be compromised by too much or too little humidity, a lack of ventilation, and airborne contaminants like pet dander, dust mites, bacteria, mold, viruses, dust, and pesticides. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), “given the fact that many people spend as much as 90 percent of their time indoors, the health risk due to indoor air pollutants is a significant public health concern.” At Byrd Heating and Air Conditioning, we are concerned about our customers’ comfort and that includes healthy IAQ. So, how can you get cleaner air in your home?
Carrier Products that Improve Air Quality
We work hard to keep homes in the greater Savannah, GA and Bluffton, SC area free of pollutants, toxins, and other airborne contaminants. As a Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer, we can install a wide variety of state-of-the-art products to improve indoor air quality and keep your family happy and healthy. Our IAQ products include:
- Humidifiers to balance air moisture levels
- Air cleaners to filter the air before it circulates indoors
- Ventilators to bring fresh outside air inside
- Ultraviolet lamps to kill germs, mold, and bacteria
- Alarms to detect indoor carbon monoxide emissions
Tips for Improving Your IAQ
Homeowners can follow a few free and simple tips to significantly better the quality of their inside air:
- Don’t smoke indoors
- Vacuum every week
- Use natural cleaners and nontoxic products
- Clean or change HVAC air filters every month
Top-Quality IAQ Services for Savannah Residents
The professionals at Byrd Heating and Air Conditioning can provide an on-site indoor air evaluation and suggest products to keep your indoor air healthy. Call us to learn more about how you can improve your indoor air quality in Chatham, Effingham, and Bryan Counties. Be sure to ask about our special, money-saving discounts for senior citizens and military personnel.