TECH TIP OF THE MONTH- SEPTEMBER: WHAT CAUSES INDOOR AIR POLLUTION?

By: Patricia Cermignano

There are many factors that can cause indoor air pollution in your home. The list includes, but is not limited to:

  • Tobacco Smoke
  • Wood Smoke
  • Flower and Tree Pollen
  • Cooking
  • Household Cleaners
  • Airborne Particle Allergens
  • Scented Candles
  • Remodelling
  • Perfume
  • Paint
  • Air Fresheners
  • Hairspray
  • Damp Basements and Bathrooms
  • Gases Discharged from Carpets and Furniture
  • Dust

The only way to know what is causing indoor air pollution in your home is to have your air tested. Our company offers 30-minute Indoor Air Quality tests that measure the air for traces of:

  • Particles
  • Chemicals
  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Temperature
  • Relative Humidity
  • Carbon Monoxide

Each test not only provides a score for each of the six categories above, but it also provides Safety/Health/Comfort concerns, what was found in your home’s air, potential causes and recommended actions.

To learn more or to request a 30-minute Indoor Air Quality test in your home, please contact our office at 610-642-6323 or office@bobsredtrucks.com.