Air Quality Facts
Just a Few Indoor Air Quality Facts, Total Care has Compiled for you:
The average 6 room house collects 40 pounds of dust a year (Discover Magazine)
Air ducts have more germs than a chicken coop (American Lung Association)
EPA claims indoor air has been found to be up to 70% more polluted than outdoor air (EPA)
Children are more likely than adults to be affected by polluted indoor air (Dept. of Consumer Affairs)
A build up of 0.42 inches of dirt on a heating or cooling coil can result in a decrease in efficiency of 21% (EPA)
9 out of 10 heating, ventilating, air conditioning systems failures are caused by dust and dirt (Louisiana Coop Extension Service)
Many people have allergic reactions to pollen, bacteria, dust mites, mold, and animal dander. Allergies including hayfever and asthma affect 41 million Americans or about one out of six people.
The air inside your home is usually 10 times dirtier that it is outside. Doesn’t it make sense to harness the UV light and natural cleaning power of the sun and put in your home.