Indoor Air Quality and You

home-iaqAs a professional heating and cooling service repair and installation company, we know that your first priority is to have a home environment that keeps your home warm in the winter months and cool during the hottest days of summer. Yet most homeowners overlook the quality of air in their home. This is more than about breathing clean air, but it can also affect your budget in a number of ways.

Indoor air quality or IAQ, is a way to measure the quality of your indoor air that directly affects both your health and the cost of keeping your home at an ideal temperature throughout the year. You will likely save money on repair costs if you have an IAQ assessment done on an annual basis. Plus, with our wide variety of IAQ products and services like leak sealing, humidifiers, and air purifiers, we can help you improve the quality of the air you breathe and experience greater comfort in your home.

Consider an IAQ Assessment

An indoor air quality assessment is a great first start! We will send a service technician to your home to conduct an IAQ assessment to allow us to identify any areas of improvement, and to best recommend services to meet your needs. There are several things we will measure during the test like humidity levels and ventilation, as well as looking at potentially leaking seals, and asking members of your home about their air quality experience and needs. Once we have a good idea of your indoor air environment, we’ll provide you with a list of recommendations on how you can improve your air quality and potentially reduce your home heating and cooling costs. It’s an easy as that.

Test Measurements:

  • A complete range of repair services, including experience with all makes and models
  • Measure your indoor humidity levels
  • Exterior inspection of your home
  • Interviewing the people in your home to find out if there are any complaints about the air quality

Indoor Air Quality Solutions

Once we have a comprehensive picture of your indoor air quality, the next step is for the service technician to make recommendations on how to improve your IAQ, and for you to ask any questions you may have about the service and/or product recommendations.

In some cases, we may provide you with a list of service recommendations immediately. At other times, we will consult with other members of our service team to make a recommendation on the best solution for you and the specific needs of your household.

Some potential IAQ solutions are:
  • Adding a humidifier/dehumidifier to the home
  • Adding additional air filters to scrub the air clean of smaller particles circulating throughout your home
  • Recommending sealing leaks from windows and doors that lower the indoor air quality
  • Installing a whole home air purification system

IAQ Systems

If you’re interested in really improving your indoor air quality, consider having a top-quality air purifier installed by our team. Professionally installed seamlessly into your existing heating and cooling system, our air purifiers work silently to trap and eliminate unwanted airborne pollutants from your air supply. It’s a great way to purify your air of pet dander, bacteria, viruses like the common cold, odors, and many other contaminants.

We handle all of the details, installing your air purifier with the highest standards of quality, and will answer all of your questions about pricing, operation of the device, and anything else you may want to know. When it comes to best in whole home air purification systems, you can count on the team at Fire 'n' Ice Heating & Cooling, Inc..


Your Trusted IAQ Team

It is important to know that an IAQ assessment is only part of a complete and correct evaluation of your home environment. Your heating and cooling system needs to be checked and other factors, such as duct placement throughout your home will also impact the comfort level of your home environment. But it is also a mistake to ignore the importance of indoor air quality.

Call us today to schedule an appointment and have one of our NATE certified service professionals visit your home to assess the quality of your indoor air today. We will come to your home and answer all your questions about your existing heating and cooling system and how we can help lower your monthly energy bills by taking some simple steps. The best way to save money and have a comfortable home environment is to think long-term and make the adjustments you need along the way.

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