5 Simple Steps to Improve Indoor Air Quality

Morgan Polson
May 11, 2023
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Maintaining clean air quality in your home is crucial for your family's health and well-being. Poor air quality can lead to respiratory issues, allergies, and other health problems. Here are some examples of how homeowners (and renters) can clean their house to improve indoor air quality:

  1. Regularly vacuum and dust: Vacuuming carpets and dusting surfaces regularly helps to remove dust and dirt particles that can accumulate and reduce air quality. Be sure to use a high-efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filter vacuum that can capture small particles and allergens effectively.
  2. Use natural cleaning products: Many household cleaning products contain harsh chemicals that can contribute to poor air quality. Consider switching to natural cleaning products that are free of synthetic fragrances and chemicals.
  3. Clean air vents and filters: Air vents and filters can accumulate dust, allergens, and other particles that can reduce air quality. Regularly clean and replace air filters, and have air ducts professionally cleaned every few years.
  4. Remove clutter: Cluttered spaces can trap dust and other pollutants, reducing air quality. Keep surfaces clear and organized, and regularly declutter spaces to promote clean air flow.
  5. Address pet dander and odors: Pets can contribute to poor air quality through dander and odors. Regularly groom and bathe pets, and use a HEPA filter air purifier to help remove pet dander and odor particles from the air.

By implementing these practices and keeping your home clean and well-maintained, you can improve the air quality in your home and promote a healthy living environment for you and your family.

In conclusion, there are many ways cleaning your house to help with air quality. Regular vacuuming and dusting, using natural cleaning products, cleaning air vents and filters, removing clutter, and addressing pet dander and odors are all effective ways to promote clean air in your home. By taking these steps, you can improve your family's health and well-being and enjoy a healthier living environment. Need a hand? Give us a shout, RaiderMaids would be happy to serve your family. (We understand Lubbock weather and the need to keep the dirt in the air to a minimum in your home!)

Morgan Polson
May 11, 2023