The World Health Organization ranks allergies fourth on a list of the world’s most common chronic conditions. They could rise to third place over the next decade, because allergies are increasing steadily worldwide.
Dust allergies make it difficult to breathe and may trigger asthma symptoms, such as wheezing, coughing, tightness in the chest and shortness of breath. About half of allergy sufferers are sensitive to dust mite allergens. Currently, dust mite allergies are the number one cause of bronchial asthma in the world. Source: Allergomedik
Controlling Indoor Air Quality to reduce Allergy
Allergy can be controlled and reduced to some extent by controlling the indoor air quality of our homes and workplaces. Keeping the indoor air clean is very important and not that difficult. Increasing awareness about the allergy and indoor air quality is the need of Time.
Unique Furnace & Duct cleaning, one of the few NADCA certified duct cleaning company in the region claims that allergy can be controlled and reduced by maintaining and cleaning the HVAC system and air ducts on regular basis. NADCA is the not-for-profit trade association that serves the HVAC inspection, maintenance and restoration industry.
According to NADCA, the air system should be cleaned in three to five years in general scenario and after every renovation. After renovations usually the dust, dirt and construction leftovers gathers in the duct system which must be cleaned on time.
Sometimes water enters in the air system through air conditioner or other system leakage or flood in basement, which cause formation of mould and fungus in the duct system. This is one of the main reasons of allergies in the air we inhale.
Therefore, cleaning the air duct system regularly can eliminate any kind of dust, mould and fungus from the system keeping the indoor air quality clean and fresh. This reduces allergy causing through the indoor air system of our homes and workplaces.
Unique Furnace & Duct cleaning has worked with more than 25,000 customers in past 20 years of their existence. Most of the customers claimed that they experienced less allergy problems after getting their air duct systems cleaned.
“Prevention is better than cure”. It’s better to prevent the cause of allergies than running for the medication. Do contact a certified duct cleaning company, clean your indoor area, place plants in your homes and workplace and maintain a healthy environment with your family and workers. All this will create a healthy community and make a better place for our future generations.