According to the Environmental Protection Agency, concentrations of some indoor pollutants have increased in recent years because of the use of synthetic building materials, furnishings, pesticides, and household cleaners, just to name a few. Coupled with the recent COVID-19 pandemic, this is why you and so many more San Antonio, TX homeowners are turning to indoor air quality solutions to improve the health and air in your home.
Good indoor air quality is essential to living a happy and healthy lifestyle, and our HVAC technicians are here to help improve the air quality in your San Antonio home! Higher concentrations of indoor pollutants, like volatile organic compounds and contaminants, can lead to health problems for household members, especially those who suffer from asthma, allergies, and other respiratory issues.
Schmidt Mechanical is proud to offer San Antonio indoor air quality services and installation of new IAQ systems to business owners and homeowners. Contact us today to learn more about indoor air quality services.
If you still have one of the older, round-dial mercury thermostats, you’re in for a big surprise, as thermostats have drastically changed over the past couple of decades. Schmidt Mechanical installs programmable and smart thermostats that come with numerous benefits and cool technologies.
Smart thermostats are equipped with Wi-Fi capabilities which allow homeowners to adjust their thermostats from their smartphone or computer – from anywhere in the world! This allows you to turn the thermostat down in the winter while you’re away from home and back up before you drive home from work.
Some of the other benefits of smart thermostats include:
- Energy savings
- Setting alerts if your home becomes too hot or cold
- Smart technology. Smart thermostats can even learn your temperature setting preferences and adjust accordingly
- Tracking your energy usage
MicroPure air purifier
A MicroPure air purifier is installed directly to your home’s heating and cooling system. The unit works by naturally producing airborne scrubbers which seek and eliminate pollutants on surfaces and in the air. The system utilizes UV light energy and proprietary metallic technology to drastically improve the air quality in your home by eliminating indoor air pollutants, including mold, mildew, bacteria, dust, and allergens.
The MicroPure air purifier works 24 hours a day to eliminate these pollutants that pass through your HVAC system as well as contaminants that are already in your living areas.
UV light air purifiers
Schmidt Mechanical’s line of UV light air purification systems are another great way to eliminate harmful bacteria and contaminants from your San Antonio home’s air supply. These purifiers use ultraviolet light to eliminate up to 99.7% of airborne particles. Some of the other benefits include:
- Preventing dust
- Reducing germs, viruses and bacteria
- Cleaner air
- Allergy relief
- Eliminating mold and mildew growth
Honeywell media air cleaner
Honeywell media air cleaners are installed in your HVAC system’s return duct and work to capture small particles such as pet dander, dust, smoke and bacteria to produce healthier air for your family. They can also reduce allergy symptoms and eliminate mold growth. These air cleaners require little maintenance, as the filter only needs to be replaced every six to 12 months.