Indoor Air Quality Articles

5 Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

March 31, 2024

What do you think of when you hear about air pollution? You might immediately imagine a giant cloud of smoke, cars spewing exhaust, or a trash incinerator––but have you ever thought about your own home in Lafayette?

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Why Air Duct Cleaning Is Important

December 29, 2023
Why Air Duct Cleaning Is Important. Professional Air Duct Cleaning.

Just like your lungs are an important connection to the rest of your respiratory system, your home’s ductwork, or air ducts, are importantly connected to your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system. For your HVAC system—and your lungs—to perform at peak level, the numerous airways need to be open and clear. All in the name of breathing properly.

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What to Know About Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

April 17, 2023
What to Know About Carbon Monoxide Poisoning? Photo of a carbon monoxide detector in home.

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 Broussard home—as well as what the symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning are in case you are exposed.

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What Do Air Purifiers and Air Filters Do?

January 12, 2023
A woman relaxes on a couch. What Do Air Purifiers and Air Filters Do?

Most homes in Louisiana and across the country are well-insulated, helping your heating and cooling system run more efficiently. 

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What Maintenance Is Needed for a Ductless System?

December 15, 2022
A man works on a ductless system. What Maintenance Is Needed for a Ductless System?

A ductless heating and cooling system, or a mini split, is a splendid choice for your Broussard home and a worthwhile investment.

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Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

July 11, 2022
Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

Our highly climate-controlled indoor environments can often be extremely comfortable in our modern world. Combine that with the fact so many of our daily needs are easily met without needing to go outside, and you find a society that spends nearly all its time indoors. As a result, poor indoor air quality has become a significant area of concern as a contributor to potential health problems.

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Video- Which Air Quality Equipment Should I Install?

April 27, 2022
Video- Which Air Quality Equipment Should I Install?

Indoor air quality is on everyone’s mind but how do you know what equipment is right for your home?

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What Are Zone Control Systems?

February 8, 2022
Zone Control Systems

A zone control system—or zoning—only provides the necessary cooling or heating that each zone in your Lousiana home needs at the time. It not only adds to the comfort level of your home but can also lower your energy bills.

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How a Whole-House Humidifier Keeps You Healthy

December 10, 2021
whole-house humidifier

There are many advantages to adding a whole-house humidifier to your Louisiana home. Adding a humidifier can increase the comfort level in your home and lower your annual energy expenses. Proper humidity levels can allow you to maintain indoor comfort levels at a lower temperature which uses less energy for heating.

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Video-Does Indoor Air Quality Affect My Pet?

November 23, 2021
Pet Air Quality

Protect your pets from indoor air pollution by changing your air filters regularly.

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Fall Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

November 15, 2021
Fall Leaves

With fall here, it’s important to be sure your indoor air quality is protected. Use these tips to keep both you and your home protected.

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Leaky Ducts and You

September 17, 2021
Ventilation pipes in silver insulation material hanging from the ceiling inside new building.

Diagnosing and correcting your leaky duct problem is a simple process that will greatly improve the comfort and health of your household.

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Why Air Duct Cleaning Is Important

June 30, 2021
Close up horizontal photo of female hand cleaning dirty bathroom fan vent cover with blue sponge

Having your air ducts professionally cleaned can give you peace of mind, cleaner air to breathe, and help your HVAC system work more efficiently.

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The Problem With Clogged Air Filters

June 14, 2021
Dirty air filter

Our team wants to remind you about the importance of replacing your clogged air filter to help improve your home’s health.

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Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality

April 9, 2021
improve indoor air quality

At Dave Broussard A/C & Heating, we specialize in heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems that add value to your home and enjoyment to your lives. After all, nothing spells happiness like fresh air.

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The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

February 12, 2021
family looking out window in winter

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 Louisiana, creating some significant health problems. At Dave Broussard AC & Heating, we recommend taking precautions to avoid the common issues associated with winter indoor air quality.

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What Accessories Can Help With My Indoor Air Quality?

May 14, 2020
Happy Woman in Living Room

Interested in accessories that can help improve your home’s indoor air quality? Our team has a list of many products available to help your home.

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

March 13, 2020
Young attractive woman lying sick at home couch in cold and flu sneezing nose with tissue covering with blanket

Did you know the average American spends nearly 90 percent of life indoors? That’s why it is increasingly important to ensure indoor air quality (IAQ) is clean and healthy. If your Broussard home is facing air-quality issues, you may be suffering anything from minor discomfort to significant allergy or health problems. Our team at Dave…

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Why Is Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Important?

February 28, 2020
Portrait of a happy mother and son at home petting their dog and smiling – lifestyle concepts

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. What Disadvantages? The most significant disadvantage is poor indoor air quality. Tightly sealed Broussard area homes prevent heated and cooled air from escaping as easily, but…

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