RICHARDSON, Texas, Sept. 20 Cars, children and petsreceive regular check-ups. Equally important for health and safety is a homehealth check up. Not convinced? That cough could be coming from contaminatedindoor air or an overly dry home. Could your carpet be causing your sinusheadache? Wonder about those mystery drafts or warped baseboards or floors?
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Service Experts, whose certified technicians provide HVAC and air qualitysystems' installation, maintenance and repair, offers a Home Health(TM) ReportCard for easy air quality assessment and solutions.
This Service Experts check-up assesses humidity, airflow, ventilation,fresh air exchange, ductwork and tests for carbon monoxide and chemicals fromflooring, upholstery or insulation. Service Experts technicians are NATEcertified (North American Technician Excellence) and know how each componentaffects your home's indoor air quality.
Service Experts technicians find that high humidity can cause mildew,resulting in health problems and warped wood. Add in high temperatures andconcentrations of some indoor pollutants rise. Too little humidity can lead todry skin and respiratory problems.
"The US Environmental Protection Agency reports that home indoor air canbe 90 times more polluted than outdoor air," says Ian McKeen of ServiceExperts. "Using our Home Health(TM) Report Card, we'll find the problem andsolution for better indoor air quality and total home comfort."
Window and door drafts are common as homes age and can also contribute topoor indoor air quality. Sealing these helps maintain excellent indoor airquality and can dramatically reduce energy bills, McKeen says. Inexpensivesolutions include window sealing kits from hardware stores and fabric draftdodgers for doorways.
When in doubt, McKeen says asking the right questions is important to makesure your problems are properly fixed the first time. "Is your technician NATEcertified? Will the company provide a 100 percent satisfaction guarantee? Arethey always available when you need them -- 24/7? Do they have respect for youand your home? Are they always easy to do business with?" Service Experts'ssignature Standards of Excellence help ensure all of those questions areanswered with a "yes."
Headquartered in Richardson, Texas, Service Experts has established anetwork of certified centers throughout the U.S. and Canada. To locate aService Experts center, visit http://www.ServiceExperts.com orcall 972-497-6930.
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