What You Need to Know About Indoor Air Quality in Your Home Take a deep breath. Nice, right? Not to be a killjoy, but are you inside your house? If so, you most likely be surprised if you realized how many toxins you may have just inhaled, including chemical vapors, microbes, mildew, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. Okay...what? The EPA found in a survey that Americans spend 87% of their lives inside their home or a building, and that indoor air pollutant levels are up to 100 times higher than pollution levels found outside. Scary! Now think about the fact that people breathe an estimated 3,000 gallons of air each day. So do your kids. So does your Pug. Seriously, it is important that we stop taking indoor air quality for granted. Not anymore. You really need to increase the quality of the air you breathe indoors. Taking over control will: Maintain your health. That’s right. And actually, 50% of all illnesses are either caused or aggravated by polluted indoor air according to the American College of Allergists. Decrease your energy consumption. How? Cleaner air improves how efficient your heat and AC works. Can you say “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Protect your investment. Improved air quality keeps heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt and debris. If you’re a DIYer, you can certainly take steps to bump the air quality in your home. But even the most mechanically-minded homeowners can’t do it all… and that’s where Rob's Albertan Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning comes in. With a complete offering of indoor air quality equipment choices, knowledge and expert service—for all makes and models, 24 hours a day—you can take relax and take a deep breath and know it’s the highest indoor air quality possible. Call Rob's Albertan Service Experts in Edmonton today at 780-800-9047.