If you’re feeling stuffy or have a tickle in your throat, it might be because you have a cold — but with the weather warming up and your windows open, there’s also a chance it could be allergy symptoms, air pollution, or other problems happening inside the very air in your home. You may benefit from contacting an HVAC contractor for air purification installation. So what are the signs your home needs an air purification system? Keep reading to know what red flags to watch out for — and how an air purification system or humidifier installation service can help you breathe easier.

Increased Allergy Symptoms

Are you noticing that you or those you live with are experiencing more allergy symptoms than usual? Increased allergy symptoms are one of the signs your home needs an air purification system. The built-in air filtration qualities in these systems not only purify but also help better ventilate your air, removing allergens and improving indoor air quality.

Frequent Illness

In the era of COVID-19, it just makes sense to minimize the risk of bacteria and viruses. If you live with young — or elderly — family members or loved ones, you should be even more proactive when it comes to keeping them safe from airborne dangers. If you spend a lot of time worrying about people you love coming down with illnesses such as COVID, the flu, strep, or more, this is one of the signs your home needs an air purification system sooner rather than later. 

Mold or Mildew

Mold or mildew are the biggest signs your home needs an air purification system. Mold and mildew are toxic to inhale, and even if you don’t notice, you could be making yourself or your family members sick. A more effective air filter system will help reduce this risk, as well as reduce or eliminate nasty odor in your home.

Poor Air Quality

Whether you need a filter replacement in one of your HVAC systems, you’re dealing with living in a polluted area, or you have another air quality concern, poor house air quality is yet another one of the signs your home needs an air purification system. If you’re exposing yourself to poor air quality, you’re fighting your body’s natural ability to oxygenate your blood. Don’t risk it.

Lung Health Concerns

One of the signs your home needs an air purification system is lung health concerns. Do you or a loved one have a lung health issue? Is someone in your home immunocompromised? You definitely need an air purifier in your home. When your lung and airway health is already critically endangered or reduced, it’s extra important to ensure you have access to clean air.

Recent Pet Adoption

One of the lesser-known signs your home needs an air purification system is if you’ve recently adopted a pet! Dogs, cats, and other furry friends are fun to have around, but pet dander can wreak havoc on your immune system if you have allergies. You might not even realize the extent of your allergies until it’s too late! Luckily, you can rectify this problem with an air purification system. (As a bonus, an air purification system will also help you out if your home smells a little more like your new pet than you would like.)

You Just Want Cleaner Air

Even if none of these situations apply in your case, you don’t need to wait for signs your home needs an air purification system to invest in one. Being proactive now about keeping the air clean can save you from poor health or battles with allergies in the future. If you like the sound of breathing easier, you’re a perfect candidate for air purification installation.

Take a Deep Breath!

When you need help with air purification installation and repair, call on JC & JC HVAC Mechanical Contractors. Our professional installers will quickly and efficiently ensure your system is up and running before you know it and your home has the air quality you and your family deserve.

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