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Dehumidifier on the floor

Why Is a Home Dehumidifier Important?

June 20, 2022

Although most Virginia Beach 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. 

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How Can You Manage Your Home’s Humidity?

How Can You Manage Your Home’s Humidity?

April 20, 2022

Indoor 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 Virginia home’s relative indoor humidity.

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The Problem With Clogged Air Filters

The Problem With Clogged Air Filters

March 18, 2022

Busy careers, bustling families, engrossing hobbies, and overwhelming responsibilities keep most people busy day in and day out. It’s understandable why worrying about the air filter in your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is probably way down at the bottom of the priority list. 

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Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

February 11, 2022

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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Why Is Indoor Air Quality Important?

November 30, 2021

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. What Disadvantages? The most significant disadvantage is poor indoor air quality. Tightly sealed Virginia Beach area homes prevent heated and cooled air from escaping as easily,…

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Why Do I Need a Humidifier in the Fall?

Why Do I Need a Humidifier in the Fall?

September 30, 2021

humidity change and want to enhance your comfort inside your Virginia Beach home, installing a humidifier is an excellent option.

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Improve Your Home's Indoor Air Quality

Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality

June 16, 2021

Improving the indoor air quality (IAQ) at your Chesapeake home or business makes sense on so many levels. Consider your health, your comfort, and your household budget. It’s hard to imagine a more important investment than improving the air you breathe!

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winter indoor air quality, blonde girl holding her throat in discomfort

The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

December 31, 2020

In the winter, being snug as a bug in a rug in your home can be cozy, but it can also play havoc with your indoor air quality (IAQ) here in Virginia, creating some significant health problems. At Air Handlers, we recommend taking precautions to avoid the common issues associated with winter indoor air quality.

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Close-up of dust on woman finger taken from wooden table and wondering how to eliminate it in her home.

How to Eliminate Dust in My Home

September 23, 2020

In reality, dust is definitely no laughing matter, no matter the setting. It’s easy to see how it can affect the indoor air quality (IAQ) of your Virginia home, leading to allergens. At Air Handlers, we know how important clean indoor air quality is for your home.

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Mother and daughter cleaning the house to help after learning what indoor air quality accessories can help keep their home healthy.

What Indoor Air Quality Accessories Can Help Keep Me Healthy?

April 29, 2020

Our Air Handlers team wants to share with you the following list of the different indoor air quality accessories available out there. Making an investment in one or more of these helpful technologies and tools for your home just might help you and your family breathe a little easier.

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