Air Pollutants: We can Help Most people notice when the air outside isn’t fresh, so why would you want the same thing in your home? Indoor air pollutants can have an impact on your health, quality of indoor air and the efficiency of your heating and cooling system. You aren’t alone if you haven’t thought about your indoor air quality. The good news is that you have more control over your home’s indoor air quality and it’s not as hard as you think. At Strand Brothers Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning, our experts can help. What are the air pollutants that can exist in your home? Particulates – These small floaters that range in size from a few molecules wide to the width of a human hair can impact home health. Don’t let their small size deter you. Recommended actions: Let Strand Brothers in Austin install an electronic air cleaner with at least a MERV-13 rated HEPA filter, while you mix up a cocktail. Gases – From mortal enemy carbon monoxide, to kitchen/fireplace staple natural gas, to silent, radioactive uranium/dinosaur-leftover radon, your home could be filled with health-threatening gases that require being handled with care, mitigated or avoided altogether. Recommended actions: Install carbon monoxide and natural gas detectors and test for radon. Call Strand Brothers, and we’ll install an effective ventilation system. Biological Contaminants – Pollen, dander, microbes, viruses, bacteria, fungi, and other germs are like tiny zombies floating around your home. Take one out and 1,000 more rise from the ashes. Recommended actions: Let Strand Brothers install or upgrade a high efficiency Air Purification System or HEPA filtration system. Get the allergy relief you need in your home now – don’t keep on living with these contaminants! Call Strand Brothers in Austin at 512-596-1257. We have quality equipment choices, in-depth knowledge and expert service—for all makes and models, 24 hours a day.