Indoor Air Quality Articles

Why Is a Home Dehumidifier Important?

February 15, 2024

Although most Bloomfield homeowners understand the importance of having a working heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system to provide heating and cooling throughout the year, some people don’t realize the equally important factor of controlling a home’s humidity levels as well. Our professionals at Zilka Heating and Cooling.   want to provide you with the…

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The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

December 20, 2023
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In the winter, being snug as a bug in a rug in your home can be cozy, but it can also play havoc with your indoor air quality (IAQ) here in Michigan, creating some significant health problems. At Zilka Heating & Cooling, we recommend taking precautions to avoid the common issues associated with winter indoor air quality.

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Maximizing Home Comfort with Zoned HVAC Systems: A Comprehensive Guide

December 6, 2023
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This complete guide will talk about the advantages, how to install, and helpful hints for making your home more comfortable with zoned HVAC systems.

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The Role of HVAC in Indoor Air Quality: Tips for a Healthier Home

November 1, 2023
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Use these tips to help provide you and your household with clean indoor air so you can have the best health inside your home.

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Why Do I Need a Humidifier?

September 27, 2023
Why Do I Need a Humidifier? Woman sitting on couch with eyes closed.

Winter is right around the corner and with it comes freezing temperatures, frequent illness, and dry indoor air. If you struggle with discomfort during the winter in your Sylvan Lake home, you may benefit from investing in a humidification system. 

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What to Know About Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

July 31, 2023
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Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is known as the silent killer for a reason—it can easily go undetected and cause illness and even death. It’s critical to learn how to prevent carbon monoxide leaks in your Sylvan Lake home—as well as what the symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning are in case you are exposed.

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Why Is Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Important?

May 11, 2023
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Energy-efficient homes are more common than ever. Although they provide many benefits, including reducing overall energy usage and a smaller carbon footprint, they come with some disadvantages as well. 

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