Indoor Air Quality

Air Filtration and Cleaning

As homes have become increasingly tighter in order to save energy, our indoor air quality has gotten worse. As a result air filtration and cleaning has become much more important. In addition, cleaner air helps keep your equipment cleaner and running much more efficiently. Here are some facts and figures about the air in our home and us:

  • Polluted air causes 94% of all respiratory problems
  • Each person inhales over 3500 gallons of air each day
  • The weight of the air we breathe is more than that of the food we eat
  • You can only see about 1% of air pollutants with the naked eye
  • The average person takes 20,000 breaths per day
  • Approximately 40,000 dust mites can live in one ounce of dust
  • The average person sheds up to 700,000 skin flakes every day
  • Almost 70% of all households have one or more domestic pets. Owners suffer from reactions to their pets dander, skin flakes, hair or fur which can also collect pollens, mold spores and other outdoor allergens

At Midwest Heating Cooling and Plumbing we offer indoor air quality testing and solutions. It is important to know what is in the air you breathe and to know what solutions are available to you and your family. With whole home air cleaners, you can drastically reduce the amount of indoor pollutants in your home and provide a much cleaner, healthier and safer environment for your loved ones. Call Midwest Heating Cooling and Plumbing today at 816-943-8400 and ask for a Comfort Advisor to assist you with your indoor air quality. “Trust your air to the best, Midwest, Midwest Heating Cooling and Plumbing.”