Does Your Indoor Air Quality Have an Impact on Your Health?

When spring hits metro Atlanta, we become quickly aware of our indoor air quality (IAQ). A sheen of yellow can be seen dusting your home, car, and outdoor furniture, and somehow manages to creep inside your home. This visible pollutant is just one of many that can affect your health and well-being. In this day […]

Good Ventilation Improves Indoor Air Quality

Indoor air pollution is nothing to sneeze at – no pun intended. In fact, the Environmental Protection Agency conducted a test which found that 96 percent of North American homes had an indoor air pollution problem, which led to them declaring it one of the top five risks to public health. While indoor air pollution […]

Killing Covid-19

We’ve had a lot of our Atlanta neighbors call us and ask about the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the COVID-19 disease it causes. They want to know how to protect their family. We often recommend UV light as a way to disinfect their air. UV light has been used to disinfect an area since the 1930s. […]

Improving Indoor Air Quality During Allergy Season

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, more than 50-million Americans have experienced various types of allergies each year. These allergies are the 6th leading cause of chronic illness in the U.S. Here are the leading causes of these illnesses. 1. Pet allergies are usually from a pet’s urine, saliva or dander (dead […]

Low Payment Options

Coming up with the money for big purchases can be challenging. Even if you have the money, you might want to use it for something other than a new air conditioner or a sewer pipe. That’s why Assured Comfort offers low financing options. Payment plans give you a chance to spread the cost out over […]

Indoor Air Quality

This fall has been one of the worst for air quality in our nation’s history. Fires on the west coast have caused several states to post air quality advisories to limit outdoor activity. COVID-19 has caused people around the world to worry about air quality issues while indoors. And now flu season is here!!! Bad indoor […]

Seasonal Allergy Guide

Say ‘Bye Bye Itchy Eyes!’ Fall Allergies are a Reality!According to the Department of Consumer Affairs, 1 out of every 6 people who suffer from allergies do so as a direct result of fungi or bacteria and other allergens in their air duct system. Ragweed season is from late summer to mid fall. With the […]

How Assured Comfort Protects Against Coronavirus (COVID-19)

With COVID-19, there has been a lot of talk about air filtration and purification. You’ve probably seen video about airplanes, hospitals and nursing homes being cleaned and using HEPA air filtration. When we did the research, we found out that the most effective means for controlling COVID-19 in your home is ultraviolet lights as well […]

New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

2019 is here. As you put together your list of habits you want to break and good habits you want to start, don’t forget to add your home to the list of to do’s. Now is a great time to put together a New Year’s resolution list to get your home in tip top shape […]

IAQ FAQ

What does indoor air quality mean? Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) refers to the air quality in your home, especially as it relates to your health and comfort. What causes poor indoor air quality? 1. Things you can see, smell, or touch such as pollen, dust, second-hand smoke, mold, pet hair and dander 2. Things you […]