Are Your Air Ducts Making You Sick?

Are Your Air Ducts Making You Sick?

As our nation grows increasingly health conscious, the link between air duct cleaning and Indoor air quality (IAQ) is becoming more apparent. Many people are unaware of the possible dangers of breathing dirty indoor air. According to the EPA, Americans spend approximately 90 percent of their time indoors! This means that the quality of indoor… Read more »

What is Mold and is it Harmful?

What is Mold and is it Harmful?

What is Mold?     Mold serves an important role in nature by breaking down dead organic matter like leaves and trees. Mold exists both indoors and outdoors, especially in humid climates such as South Florida. Most mold types are non toxic and pose no threat to your health. However, some molds can be extremely… Read more »

Can Dirty Carpets Affect Your Health?

Can Dirty Carpets Affect Your Health?

The Dangers of Dirty Carpets       Adverse Health Effects   Carpets are a place where indoor air pollutants get stored. These pollutants include dirt, mold, food & dust particles, and pollen. When these toxins are not removed, indoor air quality suffers which may lead to health issues. These illnesses may include chronic bronchitis,… Read more »

S. FL: Ready for Summer?

S. FL: Ready for Summer?

The temperatures are rising and it’s starting to feel like we’re all in a swamp. The summer is upon us! But are you and your home ready for the intense shift in seasonality? While you stay indoors to beat the heat, make sure your home is as ready as you are. Steemer of South Florida… Read more »

Keeping the Air Cleaner

Keeping the Air Cleaner

Breathing in polluted and contaminated air can be a giant burden to your health. It may seem reasonable to assume most of these issues are associated with being outside because of things like exhaust fumes, pollen, smoke, and countless other toxins swirling into the air. The truth is a bit more frightening. The air in… Read more »

Going Green: Indoor Plants

Going Green: Indoor Plants

At Steemer of South Florida we spend a good deal of time discussing Air Quality. It’s our belief that a clean home and clean oxygen go hand and hand, not just for appearances but more importantly for your short-term & long-term health. The reality is, the air we are breathing is as important as the… Read more »