Indoor Air Quality Articles

5 Tips to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality This Fall

October 10, 2021
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Get ready for cooler weather here in San Jose—fall is around the corner! When the outdoor temperatures start to drop, you probably will spend more time inside your home. Be sure to focus on enhancing your indoor air quality (IAQ) so that you can boost your overall home comfort and enjoy the autumn season to its fullest.

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Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

August 3, 2021
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Our team at Air Care Heating & Cooling, along with many manufacturers of air filtration and air purification products, are working to provide tools to help you ensure clean indoor air for you and your family. Here are some details about currently available solutions.

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The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

January 13, 2021
family looking out window in winter

In the winter, being snug as a bug in a rug in your home can be cozy, but it can also play havoc with your indoor air quality (IAQ) here in California, creating some significant health problems. At Air Care Heating & Cooling, we recommend taking precautions to avoid the common issues associated with winter indoor air quality.

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Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

November 11, 2020
Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

Our highly climate-controlled indoor environments can often be extremely comfortable in our modern world. Combine that with the fact so many of our daily needs are easily met without needing to go outside, and you find a society that spends nearly all its time indoors. As a result, poor indoor air quality has become a significant area of concern as a contributor to potential health problems.

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Leaky Ducts and You

July 9, 2020
Circular metal air ventilator on white ceiling, Leaky Ducts & You | HVAC Service, Ductwork, Cooling | Saratoga, CA

Though it’s a hidden element in your home, ductwork is crucial to your home comfort. It’s the system by which warm or cool air circulates throughout your home. And all your conditioned air, whether it’s warmed or cooled, has to travel through these ducts. As such, it’s essential to have a well-maintained duct system in your home.

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The Problem With Clogged Air Filters

June 12, 2020
Young man cleaning filters in the air-conditioning split device, young man cleaning filters in the air-conditioning split device, The Problem With Clogged Air Filters | Indoor Air Quality | Santa Clara, CA

Busy careers, bustling families, engrossing hobbies, and overwhelming responsibilities keep most people busy day in and day out. It’s understandable why worrying about the air filter in your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is probably way down at the bottom of the priority list.

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

April 21, 2020
Young attractive woman lying sick at home couch in cold and flu sneezing nose with tissue covering with blanket, What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies? | HVAC

If your home is facing air-quality issues, you may be suffering anything from minor discomfort to significant allergy or health problems. Our team at Air Care Heating & Cooling wants to help keep your home’s indoor air quality high and you and your family healthy and comfortable.

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What Accessories Can Help With My Indoor Air Quality?

March 18, 2020
Woman in a fresh home researching using her computer, What Accessories Can Help With My Indoor Air Quality? | Air Care, HVAC, indoor air quality accessories

Our Air Care Heating and Cooling team wants to give you a comprehensive list of the different indoor air quality accessories available today. Investing in one or more of these technologies and tools will help you and your family breathe a little easier.

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