Indoor Air Quality Articles

Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control

May 31, 2024
Drenching downpour rain storm water is overflowing off the tile shingle roof - streaming, rushing and splashing out over the overhanging eaves trough aluminum roof gutter system on a suburban residential colonial style house near Rochester, New York State, USA during a torrential mid-summer July downpour.

Our professionals at AiRCO Mechanical want to share some tips on controlling humidity and humidity control consequences in your San Antonio home.

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Your HVAC System Can Enhance Sleep

April 17, 2024
Your HVAC System Can Enhance Sleep. Asian women She is in bed and was waking up in the morning. She felt very refreshed.

If odd sounds, such as banging, squealing, or rattling, from your HVAC system are keeping you up at night, it is time to schedule maintenance and regain a peaceful nighttime environment in your Texas home.

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Why Is a Home Dehumidifier Important?

March 15, 2024

Although most San Antonio homeowners understand the importance of having a working heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system to provide heating and cooling throughout the year, some people don’t realize the equally important factor of controlling a home’s humidity levels as well. Our professionals at AiRCO Mechanical want to provide you with the information…

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What Do Air Purifiers and Air Filters Do?

February 28, 2024
What Do Air Purifiers and Air Filters Do? air purifier a living room, air cleaner removing fine dust in house. protect PM 2.5 dust and air pollution concept.

Fortunately, there’s technology to combat this problem. Air filters and air purifiers can reduce the presence of harmful airborne particles, improving indoor air quality (IAQ). AiRCO Mechanical, Ltd. is pleased to provide quality IAQ products to our customers in San Antonio and its surrounding communities.

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Why You Need Whole-Home Humidity Control

December 22, 2023
Cute pug dog suffering from heat stroke near bowl of water on floor at home.

AiRCO Mechanical wants to help you understand humidity levels and how to control them for improved comfort and better overall health. You can count on our team for all your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) services.

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How to Reduce Dust in Your Home

October 13, 2023
How to Reduce Dust in Your Home. Spring cleaning. Young mom dusting off coffee table and tidying up in living room while her toddler son watching cartoon on cellphone, sitting on sofa on background.

At AiRCO Mechanical, Ltd., we know how important clean indoor air quality is for your home. Our team specializes in offering whole-house solutions to keep you and your loved ones healthy, comfortable, and safe throughout the year.

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5 Tips to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality This Fall

September 15, 2023
Fall leaves on a tree outside a homes window.

Be sure to focus on enhancing your indoor air quality (IAQ) so that you can boost your overall home comfort and enjoy the autumn season to its fullest.

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5 Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

July 17, 2023
Smiling Middle age father teaching his cute little 18 months / 1 year old toddler baby boy child about plants at home / apartment in the urban city, they watering plant from watering can.

Airborne contaminants, such as dust, dirt, and pet dander, can negatively impact the indoor air quality (IAQ) of your Texas home. At AirCo Mechanical, we want you to breathe in fresh air, which is why we offer maintenance to keep your HVAC in top shape.

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Air Duct Cleaning

May 15, 2023
Detail image of a vacuum hose in an air duct for cleaning. Focus is on the hose.

Your air ducts circulate a supply of fresh and properly treated air. But since ductwork mostly hides behind walls, ceilings, and floors, many Texas homeowners don’t take the time to monitor its condition.

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How a Whole-House Humidifier Keeps You Healthy

April 13, 2023
Image of someone sitting on couch. How a Whole-House Humidifier Keeps You Healthy.

Proper humidity levels can allow you to maintain indoor comfort levels at a lower temperature which uses less energy for heating.

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Benefits of Using a Humidifier In Your Home

December 15, 2022
Image of a humidifier with flowers. Benefits of Using a Humidifier In Your Home.

If you don’t have a humidifier in your San Antonio home, then you may not be aware of just how useful these devices can truly be.

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Why Do I Need a Humidifier?

December 15, 2021

Winter is right around the corner and with it comes freezing temperatures, frequent illness, and dry indoor air. If you struggle with discomfort during the winter in your Castroville home, you may benefit from investing in a humidification system. Our professionals at AiRCO Mechanical are here to inform you about home humidification, different systems available, and the benefits they can provide during the winter season.

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Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality

October 15, 2021
Indoor Air Quality

Improving the indoor air quality (IAQ) at your San Antonio home or business makes sense on so many levels. Consider your health, your comfort, and your household budget.

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How Can You Manage Your Home’s Humidity?

August 24, 2021
How Can You Manage Your Home’s Humidity?

or humidity is a drag. It makes relaxing extremely difficult—after all, you are sweating inside your home! It can affect your health, triggering asthma attacks and flaring allergies. It tends to put everyone in a sluggish mood—even the goldfish. Let’s zap that excess moisture right out of the room, and look at ways to manage your Texas home’s relative indoor humidity.

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Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

June 17, 2021
Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

Our highly climate-controlled indoor environments can often be extremely comfortable in our modern world. Combine that with the fact so many of our daily needs are easily met without needing to go outside, and you find a society that spends nearly all its time indoors. As a result, poor indoor air quality has become a significant area of concern as a contributor to potential health problems.

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

March 26, 2021
what does indoor air quality have to do with allergies?

Did you know the average American spends nearly 90 percent of life indoors? That’s why it is increasingly important to ensure indoor air quality (IAQ) is clean and healthy. If your San Antonio home is facing air-quality issues, you may be suffering anything from minor discomfort to significant allergy or health problems. Our team at AiRCo Heating & Air Conditioning wants to help keep your home’s indoor air quality high and you and your family healthy and comfortable.

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Why Is Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Important?

February 1, 2020
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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. 

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