How Candles Affect Indoor Air Quality

May 12, 2021

Many people across the world love using candles. Apart from creating a great ambiance in a specific room of your home, they also make your living space smell great. However, while many individuals love burning candles for different reasons, some candles can significantly impact your indoor air quality. Candles can cause air quality issues if they aren’t properly manufactured or if they contain scented oils in high amounts. Continue reading to learn more about how candles can affect your house’s indoor air quality, ways to mitigate the negative effects, and the safer alternatives you can use. Candles and Air Quality...

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How to Improve Seasonal Allergies with Better Indoor Air

July 12, 2020

When mold and pollen counts are high, your strategy may be to stay indoors as much as possible. However, did you know that things like pet dander and dust mites can contribute to poor indoor air quality? Fortunately, there are several precautions you can take to improve indoor air quality and reduce seasonal allergies in your home in Puyallup. Follow these tips to limit your exposure to indoor allergens at home, school, or work. Keep Dirt Outside Where It Belongs Every time people enter your home, they could be tracking in pollen, dirt, dust, and other pollutants. Prevent the spreading...

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How To Know If Your Air Purifier Needs Repair

May 11, 2020

One of the most important appliances in any home is the HVAC system. For those in the Seattle area, the cool winters and warm summers make having a quality heating and air conditioning system a practical necessity. One part of your home HVAC system is the air purifier, which helps to ensure that as much dust and debris circulating through your HVAC system is removed as possible. There are several signs that your air purifier needs to be repaired or replaced. 1. The Air Purifier Indicator Light Is On One sign that your air purifier needs to be replaced or...

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Tips for Improving Indoor Air Quality in the Spring

April 15, 2020

As the spring season approaches, you’ll likely want to open the windows and let some of the warm breezes blow through your home. However, you might also allow pollen and other irritants to get into your home. What can you do to maximize indoor air quality inside your house this spring? Take Off Your Shoes When Coming Inside Your shoes can easily collect dust, dirt, and pollen while walking through a parking lot, on a sidewalk, or through a grassy field. The particles that stick to your shoes can then be tracked through your house if you don’t take your...

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What’s Causing Your Indoor Air Pollution?

March 18, 2020

When it comes to keeping your home at the right temperature, the experts at are the people to call. However, there is more to your home’s comfort than the reading on your thermostat. Having worked on hundreds of Puyallup houses over 40 years, we have seen the impact that poor indoor air quality can have on Puget Sound residents and their families. Signs of Indoor Air Pollution You may not always see the air pollution in your home, but you can tell that it is there. Different irritants affect people in various ways. Some of the most common issues people...

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