How Indoor Air Quality Can Affect You Take a big breath and relax. Feels good, right? Not to be a killjoy, but are you inside? If so, you may be alarmed if you knew how many toxins you just pulled in, including chemical vapors, microbes, mildew, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. Wait…are you serious? The EPA found in a survey that Americans spend 87% of their lives inside, and that indoor air pollutant levels are up to 100 times higher than levels outside of your home. Yikes! Now think about the fact that we breathe an estimated 3,000 gallons of air every day. And so do your kids. So does your Pug. When it comes to what we consume, it’s becoming popular to go organic or fit your faucet with the latest filter, but how about the air we breathe? Come on, people, indoor air quality isn’t a given. Not anymore. It’s critical to take the time to assess quality of the air you breathe indoors. Doing so can: Keep you healthier. 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 HVAC system works. How about “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” Protect your investment. Better air quality keeps heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt and debris. If you like DIY projects, you can definitely find ways to improve the quality of the air in your home. But even the most mechanically-minded homeowners can’t do it all…and that’s where Coastal Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning in Savannah can step in and help. With a vast array of quality equipment choices, knowledge and expert service—for all makes and models, all day, every day—you can take that deep breath indoors and know your family can enjoy quality air. Let us help, call Coastal Service Experts in Savannah today at 912-208-2399.