Common Causes of Poor Indoor Air Quality

Did you know that indoor air can actually be worse for your health than outdoor air? Many homeowners are unaware that their homes have fallen victim to poor indoor air quality. This is due to the fact that many homeowners do are not familiar with that constitutes poor indoor air quality. We are here to set the record straight. 

 

What Is Poor Indoor Air Quality?

Poor indoor air quality can be defined as any air within a building that has a high concentration of contaminants. It is a widespread problem due to the fact that most people spend 90% of their time indoors. 

 

Causes of Poor Indoor Air Quality:

  • pollutants from furnishings
  • poor ventilation
  • airborne contaminants 
  • microorganisms

 

Symptoms of Poor Indoor Air Quality:

  • irritated eyes, nose and throat
  • dry skin
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • headaches

 

Do you experience the symptoms of poor indoor air quality in your home? If so, turn to the professionals at Lancaster Plumbing, Heating and Cooling. Our professional Lancaster HVAC technicians offer services in indoor air quality in order to provide you with the cleanest, healthiest air for your family to breathe. Call 717-207-8198 today to schedule service.