Remodeling: Bathroom Ventilation

Remodeling: Bathroom Ventilation

Bathroom renovations offer the homeowner an opportunity not only to create a more aesthetically pleasant environment, but also to boost the value of the home significantly. One upgrade that helps achieve both goals is adding exhaust ventilation. If your current bathroom lacks ventilation, or has … [Read more...]

Why You Should Change Your Air Filters Now

Why You Should Change Your Air Filters Now

Most likely the warm weather won't be around much longer; soon we'll see the seasons transitioning, with cooling breezes and falling leaves. Regardless of the season, however, your HVAC system always requires a filter change. Although you may not run the A/C as much as you run the furnace in our … [Read more...]

Factors Affecting Your Indoor Air Quality

Factors Affecting Your Indoor Air Quality

The air inside your home can have a big impact on your health if certain pollutants and other irritants are present. It’s important to know the potential sources that can affect your indoor air quality, so you can make sure that you and your family are breathing air that’s as clean and healthy as … [Read more...]

How to Prevent Buildup in Your Humidifier

How to Prevent Buildup in Your Humidifier

If you’re dealing with dry air in your Indianapolis home, then chances are you’re using a humidifier to combat the problem. Whether you’re using a small, portable humidifier or relying on a whole-house humidifier, it’s important to prevent mineral buildup that could prevent your humidifier from … [Read more...]

Get Better Indoor Air Quality With Houseplants

Get Better Indoor Air Quality With Houseplants | Mowery

It may seem counterintuitive, but your indoor air is usually much more polluted than the air outside your home! In outside environments, wind continually circulates the air, and local greenery filters and cleans it. Inside your walls, however, air can become stagnant, and can pick up pollutants such … [Read more...]

Stifle the Sneeze With These Allergy Tips

Stifle the Sneeze With These Allergy Tips

In the typical American home, the air is several times dirtier than just outside the walls of the house, with a number of contaminants posing a threat to allergy sufferers. During allergy season, which is upon us now, the situation is exacerbated by the heightened presence of pollen. In order to … [Read more...]

How to Control Pollutants in Your Home

How to Control Pollutants in Your Home

As the effects of indoor air pollution receive more attention from scientific and medical researchers, homeowners are also taking an interest in common sense measures to reduce pollutants inside the house. Since houses today tend to be air-sealed to optimize energy efficiency, the lack of … [Read more...]

What You Need to Know About Bathroom Ventilation

What You Need to Know About Bathroom Ventilation

When you take a shower, humidity and moisture are concentrated in your bathroom. While this helps you feel comfortable, it also creates a breeding ground for dangerous mold and mildew. This means that your long showers can actually be putting your family's health and the integrity of your home at … [Read more...]

How to Maintain Good Indoor Air Quality While Remodeling

How to Maintain Good Indoor Air Quality While Remodeling

A remodeling project involves considerable decision-making and planning, so it's easy to overlook one important factor: your home's air quality. Taking measures to maintain indoor air quality while remodeling is vital to protect everyone in the household from potentially harmful substances already … [Read more...]

How Indoor Air Pollution Affects Every Indianapolis Homeowner

How Indoor Air Pollution Affects Every Indianapolis Homeowner

Indoor air pollution isn't something you likely think about every day. That's because you're probably like most homeowners and more focused on the smog index outdoors. The reality is that indoor air pollution is even more important to watch out for because it happens within the closed environment of … [Read more...]