Indoor Air Quality Articles

What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

June 17, 2024
Sick little schoolgirl coughs and blows nose wiping with white paper napkin.

According to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI), roughly 10 to 30 percent of people suffer from allergies.

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Benefits of Using a Humidifier in Your Home

February 15, 2024
Benefits of Using a Humidifier in Your Home. Image is a photograph of a little girl looking mystified by a humidifier.

If you don’t have a humidifier in your Holland home, then you may not be aware of just how useful these devices can truly be. Humidifiers are particularly handy in the winter but can be helpful during any season because they offer a significant number of benefits, including providing better indoor air quality (IAQ) for your MI home.

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What to Know About Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

May 12, 2023
What to Know About Carbon Monoxide Poisoning? Photo of a carbon monoxide detector in home.

Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is known as the silent killer for a reason—it can easily go undetected and cause illness and even death. It’s critical to learn how to prevent carbon monoxide leaks in your Saugatuck home—as well as what the symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning are in case you are exposed.

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5 Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

March 15, 2023
5 Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality. Image is a photograph of a small humidifier and a plant on a white windowsill.

What do you think of when you hear about air pollution? You might immediately imagine a giant cloud of smoke, cars spewing exhaust, or a trash incinerator––but have you ever thought about your own home in Holland?

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Learn the Facts About Carbon Monoxide 

November 9, 2022
A fall window. Learn the Facts About Carbon Monoxide.

To promote safety and well-being for our community in Zeeland, here’s what you should know about this harmful airborne pollutant.

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Video – Replace Your Air Filter

September 30, 2022
Air Filter

Change your HVAC filters regularly, as recommended. A good HEPA filter will clean your home’s indoor air much better than an old one.

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Fall Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

November 16, 2021

With fall now upon us in Saugatuck, cooler temperatures are here to stay. This transition from one season to another most definitely affects your home’s indoor air quality (IAQ). And your indoor air quality directly affects your comfort in your home.

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Why Do I Need a Humidifier in the Fall?

September 17, 2021
Why Do I Need a Humidifier in the Fall? A cup of tea in front of a window with autumn view.

In many places, evidence of fall’s presence is obvious by way of beautiful fall colors. But many only experience fall with its subtlety through lower humidity levels.

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Why Is a Home Dehumidifier Important?

June 16, 2021
Why Is a Home Dehumidifier Important?

Our professionals at Climate Guys want to provide you with the information to create a healthy, comfortable environment for you and your family. Here is some important information about dehumidifiers and the role they play in your home’s health and comfort.

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Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality

May 14, 2021
improve your home's indoor air quality, electric fan in the room

Improving the indoor air quality (IAQ) at your Zeeland home or business makes sense on so many levels. Consider your health, your comfort, and your household budget. It’s hard to imagine a more important investment than improving the air you breathe!

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Why Is Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Important?

March 15, 2021

As a homeowner, it’s understandable to be concerned about your indoor air quality. You can take several steps to improve your air quality right now.

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What Are Zone Control Systems?

February 15, 2021

At Climate Guys, we always look for ways to improve the comfort, health, and safety of homes and businesses in Holland and surrounding areas. Your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is a significant purchase—a big part of our job is to help ensure you get the maximum value from this investment.

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Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control

September 21, 2020
A close-up of several mold colonies | Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control | Zeeland, MI

Everyone knows temperature plays an important role in comfort. When the weather gets chilly, you automatically adjust your furnace or heating system. And the air conditioner tends to be center stage in the heat of the summer. However, it’s important to realize humidity levels play just as much of a leading role in your Michigan home.

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Leaky Ducts and You

May 20, 2020
Leaky Ducts

Are your home’s ducts leaky? Our team can help diagnose and correct your leaky duct problem to greatly improve your home’s health.

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What Accessories Can Help With My Indoor Air Quality?

April 10, 2020
African american relaxed woman sitting on comfortable couch in living room at modern home holds air conditioner remote control enjoying breathing fresh air. What Accessories Can Help With My Indoor Air Quality?

In modern society, average adults spend nearly all their time indoors at work or at home. In fact the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reports this amount of time reaches upwards of 90 percent for most people. That puts the importance of good indoor air quality at a whole new level. Our ClimateGuys team wants…

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Replace Your Air Filter

March 27, 2020
Replace Your Air Filter.

Change your HVAC filters regularly, as recommended, which is usually at least every three months. A good HEPA filter will catch the particles before they reach your lungs. There’s so much floating in the air our eyes can’t see, and changing your filter as recommended makes all the difference.

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Why Is IAQ Important?

March 5, 2020
Modern living room interior. Why is IAQ important?

Energy-efficient homes are more common than ever. Although they provide many benefits, including reducing overall energy usage and a smaller carbon footprint, they come with some disadvantages as well. What Disadvantages? The most significant disadvantage is poor indoor air quality. Tightly sealed Zeeland area homes prevent heated and cooled air from escaping as easily, but…

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Facts About Humidity

February 27, 2020
Facts About Humidity

Keep your home comfortable by learning about what causes humidity and the effects of it in your home.

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Why Do I Need a Humidifier?

February 11, 2020
Steam humidifier in the house. Why Do I Need a Humidifier?

Winter is here and with it comes freezing temperatures, frequent illness, and dry indoor air. If you struggle with discomfort during the winter in your Saugatuck home, you may benefit from investing in a humidification system. Our professionals at ClimateGuys are here to inform you about home humidification, different systems available, and the benefits they…

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