Indoor Air Quality Archive

Why Every Home in Indiana Needs a Dehumidifier: How To Determine The Right Size Based On Your Needs

By: Jason Fletcher  |  June 4, 2024

As we all know, living in Indiana means you’re going to see a wide variety of weather conditions, from hot and humid summers to cold, snowy winters. Sometimes spring drags on forever and sometimes we skip fall all together. Because of the humidity here,  homeowners in and around Indianapolis can have difficulty maintaining indoor air...
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Need Remedies to Your Allergies at Home? A Clean Air Conditioner Can Help!

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 23, 2024
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Looking for remedies for allergies at home? Keep reading! All around Indianapolis flowers, trees, and even weeds are blooming. While a nice change from bleak winter weather, the downside is rising pollen counts that trigger allergies. One way to control allergy symptoms in your home begins with a clean Indianapolis heating and cooling system. Reduce...
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Is It Bad to Burn Candles in the House? Candles and Indoor Air Quality [With Pictures]

By: Brian Schutt  |  December 15, 2023

“Is It Bad to Burn Candles in the House?” This question often arises for those who enjoy the ambiance and fragrance that candles provide, but are concerned about their impact on indoor air quality. Understanding the effects of burning candles and how to mitigate potential risks is essential for maintaining a healthy home environment. 1....
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What’s That Smell When I Turn On My Furnace for the First Time?

By: Brian Schutt  |  December 8, 2023
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Revised Winter 2023 As the temperature dips for the first time this fall, homeowners across Central Indiana oftentimes smell something funny. Before you call on Homesense for an emergency furnace repair, go through these steps: #1 Don’t Worry It’s very normal that your furnace will have a funny smell the first time you turn it...
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Battling Seasonal Allergies: Close Windows and Run the Furnace Fan

By: Brian Schutt  |  October 9, 2023

As the seasons change, many individuals find themselves grappling with uncomfortable allergy symptoms. From a runny nose and sneezing to itchy eyes and a sore throat, seasonal allergies can wreak havoc on your wellbeing. One often overlooked strategy for alleviating these symptoms is by keeping your windows closed and running your furnace fan. This may...
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Improving Indoor Air Quality: From Duct Cleaning to Advanced IAQ Products

By: Brian Schutt  |  September 15, 2023

Indoor air quality (IAQ) is crucial for the health and comfort of every homeowner. Most people are unaware that indoor air can often be more polluted than outdoor air, especially if a home is not appropriately ventilated. Dust mites, pollen, pet dander, mold spores, and a host of other allergens can reside inside our homes,...
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IAQ (indoor air quality) is an important part of your home’s health

By: Brian Schutt  |  August 1, 2023

IAQ (indoor air quality) is an increasingly hot topic as homeowners consider the health of their home. Post-pandemic, many people are also spending more time working from home. This means making the home safe and healthy is top of mind for everyone. While it’s showing up in the news and culture more, IAQ is something...
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How to Safely Remove Mold From Your Air Conditioner

By: Brian Schutt  |  July 26, 2023

While our air conditioning system works hard to remove humidity in the summer months, that damp air builds up over time and—combined with dust and debris—begins to accumulate and can easily create mold. Mold is an air quality nightmare, and exposure to mold can cause serious health problems for you and your family. Be mindful...
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Air Filters, Humidifiers, And Other Useful Tools For Your Home

By: Brian Schutt  |  October 20, 2022

Many people have issues with indoor air quality in their homes. In fact, it is not uncommon for someone to develop allergies or asthma after moving into a property. You can do many things to reduce the number of pollutants in your home. One of these is installing a useful tool like an air purifier. Although there...
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February Deal: Discount on duct cleaning

By: Brian Schutt  |  February 1, 2022

As spring begins to approach, it’s a great time to consider getting a duct cleaning. For the month of February, we’re reducing our duct cleaning price down to $350 and cutting additional vent costs in half. Reset your indoor air quality this month! Reach out at 317-203-8149 or through our online scheduler.