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If you seem to be suffering from allergies or getting sick more often than normal, your doctor may suggest that you run an indoor air quality screening. This type of screening can be used to check for contaminants that are blowing around in your home. This may include items such as high levels of dust, dander, pollens, pollutants, or can be used to check if there are harmful mold spores, fungus or bacteria floating around in the air. When you are looking to have air quality testing done, you should let a professional with experience do it. They know how to collect samples of air in your home, test them and identify where the problem is. If you have never had indoor air quality testing done, you may wonder what it consists of. Here are the various steps that are done when indoor air quality testing is done.
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The filter or filters in your HVAC system play an important role in keeping the HVAC unit clean and your home clean. As air is sucked into your unit to be heated or cooled, it passes through the filter. The filter catches and traps dirt, dust, and dander, only allowing the air to pass through. However, over time, all of this debris clogs the filter, and no more air can pass through, or the air that passes through is dirty because the filter can no longer hold any more debris. Because of this, it is important to look for signs that the HVAC filters need to be replaced so you can have a professional replace them promptly. Here are three of the signs that your HVAC filters need to be replaced.