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 inhaled, including chemical vapors, microbes, mildew, viruses, bacteria, dust, dirt, pollen, allergens and more. Wait…what? 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 found outside. Yikes! Now think about the fact that you breathe an estimated 3,000 gallons of air every day. And so does your family. So does your furry friend. When it comes to food and water, it’s all the rage to go organic or enhance your faucet with the latest filter, but how do we upgrade the air we breathe? Come on, people, we can no longer take indoor air quality for granted. Not anymore. It’s important to take a look at the quality of the air you breathe indoors. You’ll notice the following improvements: Improve your health. 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. Lower? your energy consumption. How? Cleaner air increases how efficient your HVAC system works. Want to enjoy a “smaller carbon footprint” and “lower costs over time?” A properly maintained heating and cooling system. Better air quality keeps heating and air conditioning components from corrosion, microbials, dirt and debris. If you’re a DIYer, you can definitely find ways to increase the air quality in your home. But even the most mechanically-minded homeowners can’t do it all…and that’s where TML Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning in Boise can help. With a complete offering of quality equipment choices, knowledge and expert service—for all makes and models, 24 hours a day—you can take that deep breath indoors and know you can relax with improved indoor air quality. Let the experts help, call TML Service Experts in Boise today at 208-488-4892.