You probably filter the water you drink at home. But how about the air you breathe?
The fact is, you “drink” far more air than water in a day – about 15,000 quarts, compared to 2-3 quarts of water on average.
The problem is, most of that 15,000 quarts of air is coming from indoor HVAC systems that provide moisture and cool air – making them a perfect breeding ground for mold growth.
Without treatment mold can spread through the air in your home and cause all kinds of health issues – from watery eyes and allergies to asthma and more serious problems.
To stay on top of a mold problem in your home, you need to understand the warning signs of mold growth. To do that,
If you don’t see or smell mold, you probably don’t have a problem. But if you want to be certain, have your system professionally tested. Never try to clean up a mold problem yourself! Contact Needham Oil Complete to learn more.
Of course the best way to cope with a mold problem is to prevent it from happening in the first place – and the key to that is moisture control.
Mold is a fungus whose spores make up much of the dust in your home. The problem begins when those spores are exposed to warm, damp environments, where the mold can grow and spread quickly.
To stop mold growth, you need to control moisture and dampness in your home. How? Try these tips:
Spending more time at home this summer? Make sure you’re home isn’t making you sick! Contact us today to schedule COMPLETE air conditioner maintenance, or to install indoor air quality equipment in Middlesex or Norfolk Counties, MA. We’ll install your equipment quickly and correctly so you can enjoy healthy air and peace of mind right away – and as always, your 100% satisfaction is guaranteed!