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    Staying Healthy Indoors and Improving Your Indoor Air Quality

    How healthy is your home? Health and well being are increasingly hot topics in Australia – but while there’s plenty of talk about diet and exercise, there is one aspect that’s often overlooked: indoor air quality and the health of our home environments. When you consider that we spend as much as 90% of our lives indoors, it makes sense that we should pay attention to the factors that contribute to a healthy home – and one of the most important is the air we breathe.  Understanding the indoor air pollution problem So, why is the air in a home such a big deal? Well, mainly because pollutants can lurk…

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    Using your Split System during Fire Season

    Many people have been concerned about the air quality of Melbourne during this fire season. With stores running out of face masks and air purifiers, many of you would be happy to hear that you already have something at home that can drastically improve your air quality. Your split system!  Yes, your split system is designed to improve your air quality and should be used during days like today to filter impurities out of the air indoors. How? You ask: Well it all comes down to how split system air conditioners actually work. HOW DOES A SPLIT SYSTEM AIR CONDITIONER WORK? Split system air conditioning works by re-cycling indoor air…

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    Home Maintenance Tasks Never to Neglect

    As we go about our routines, busy schedules mean we often do not have the time to address certain maintenance. It is not until a serious problem develops, and one that we cannot ignore, that we take action. It is best to routinely tackle maintenance so you can identify small problems before they turn into major repair jobs. Check Air Conditioner Drainage Blockage in your condensate drain line can cause water to settle which can also lead to mould development. Mould spores can spread through the system, through your ducts, and into your indoor air. A blocked condensate drain line can also cause water to overflow and damage the foundation…

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    Air Con Maintenance Can Help Control Allergies

    From watery eyes to throat tickles, congestion to sinus pressure, it’s no fun to be under allergy’s thumb. But what can you do? Plenty! If you have allergies, keeping on top of your air con maintenance is almost as powerful as your allergy meds.  How Spring Air Con Maintenance Can Combat Seasonal Allergies Cleaning Filters We know you change (or clean) your air filters monthly without fail, right? Nothing ever gets in the way of you doing that. Okay, so maybe you’ve forgotten once or twice. The thing is when you change your filters regularly you can drastically improve your indoor air quality. Scheduling your spring air con maintenance with…

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    5 DIY Tips to Improve the Air Quality in Your Home!

    Indoor air quality is a bigger problem than most people realise. While outdoor issues are often visually apparent, such as, fog and smoke, indoor air quality can go unnoticed. Here are some tips on how you can overhaul the indoor air quality in your home: 1. Improve Ventilation Many people like to keep their homes shut tight. If your AC is running, that may be a good thing (see the next suggestion), however, particles can become trapped indoors which can invite mould by trapping warm, moist air. Keep the air moving through use of fans and make sure your filters are clean and changed based on manufacturer’s suggestions. 2. Use…