MVP Electric, Heating & Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Air Purification’

Some Common Airborne Contaminants Found in Homes

Monday, February 8th, 2016

Poor indoor air quality is a serious problem in homes today, with the U.S. EPA identifying that the quality of the air indoors can often be as high as 3 to 4 times worse than the air outdoors. Where are these pollutants coming from? Your house actually contains multiple source that produce contaminants. Below we listed some of the more common types that can start to accumulate in your home during the year.

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Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality during Winter

Monday, January 11th, 2016

The winter is one of the worst times for air quality in homes. Spring is known as allergy season, but winter can be just as bad—if not worse—when it comes to airborne pollutants in a house. The reason for this is the level of insulation and heat sealing on a home during cold weather.

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Should I Have an Air Purifier Installed for My Home?

Monday, June 29th, 2015

Homeowners today are becoming more aware of the importance of indoor air quality—mostly because air quality has suffered a decline due to the heavy insulation on houses that prevents adequate fresh air from coming in. One of the popular methods for improving residential air quality is the electronic air purifier, which can target extremely small contaminant particles and other pollutants that circulate through an HVAC system.

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