Indoor Air Quality Tips For Homes With Pets

January 8, 2020

Having pets in your home can decrease the quality and cleanliness of the air you breathe. Many types of pets have dander that they leave throughout any area of the house where they roam. This dander can cause sneezing and other respiratory issues. The hair that your pet sheds can also be sucked into the HVAC system of your home. It can get caught in filters and cause the efficiency of your unit to decrease. There are several steps you can take to improve the indoor air quality in your home, even if you have pets.

Groom Pets Frequently

Keeping your pets clean can help minimize the dander and hair that they leave throughout your home. Giving them regular brushings can remove loose hair. Grooming them outside of your home can reduce the amount of dander and hair that enters into your HVAC system. Having a professional perform the grooming is an effective way to improve indoor air quality.

Install an Air Purifier

An air purifier in your home can reduce the particulates circulating and reduce the spread of harmful bacteria. Air purifiers can minimize the dander and pet hair that gets moved around your HVAC system and breathed in by your family.

Keep Air Filters Clean

There are many benefits that come with having clean air filters in your home. Pet hair can cause them to clog up more frequently than they would otherwise. Obermanns can maintain the HVAC system in your Jackson, MO, home. Our AC and heating maintenance services can ensure that the air filters are clean and ready to function efficiently.

Your Air Quality Specialists

Obermanns is proud to offer comprehensive services in Jackson. We can help with any AC or heating repair, installation, or maintenance job and are also highly experienced plumbers. Our team is fully licensed, bonded, and insured. We’re a Lennox Premier Dealer and experts in energy efficiency. Learn more about the various services we offer in Jackson by giving Obermanns a call today.

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