Noticing Dust Around Your Home? You May Need This!

Having a layer of dust all over your furniture and floors can drive anyone a little crazy, right? But guess what? That dusty situation might be trying to tell you something important. It could be a signal that the air in your home isn’t as fresh and clean as it should be, and that’s not good for your health or your comfort. Don’t worry, though, because there are plenty of ways to fix this and make your home a cleaner and healthier place to live. Let’s dive into some indoor air quality solutions that will have you breathing easier in no time! 

The Importance of Indoor Air Quality

Let’s chat about something super important: Indoor Air Quality (IAQ). This fancy term simply means the air you breathe inside your home and how it affects your health and happiness. Bad IAQ can stir up issues like allergies, breathing troubles, and can make existing health problems even worse. The usual suspects causing IAQ troubles are dust, allergy-triggering stuff, germs, bacteria, and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) chemicals you didn’t invite to the party (VOCs).  

If you’ve been noticing excessive dust in your home, that’s your IAQ waving a big red flag at you. Dust often sneaks in from outside and brings along its friends like pollen, pet fluff, and other outdoor pollutants. If you ignore them, these particles can pile up, causing potential health issues. 

Solutions for Better IAQ

Now, you’re probably wondering how to improve your IAQ. Well, there are some cool solutions that can make your air cleaner and your life comfier: 

Air Purification Systems

Experience cleaner, healthier indoor air with state-of-the-art air purification systems. These advanced systems boast an impressive 99.97% efficiency in removing a wide array of airborne particles, including stubborn dust, allergenic pollen, and pet dander. Leveraging cutting-edge filtration technologies, these systems go above and beyond to guarantee that the air in your home is not only clean but entirely free from a wide range of contaminants, creating an environment where you and your loved ones can breathe with confidence. 

UV Germicidal Lights

UV germicidal lights, also known as ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) lights, are a powerful addition to your HVAC system, harnessing the natural germicidal properties of UV light to create a cleaner and safer indoor environment. These lights work by emitting a specific wavelength of UV-C light that destroys microbial growth, bacteria, and viruses that may be present in your HVAC system. 

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), UVGI lights have been used for decades to help improve indoor air quality in various settings, including healthcare facilities. 

Whole-House Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers

Maintaining proper humidity levels in your home is indeed vital for maintaining good IAQ. Humidifiers and dehumidifiers play a crucial role in achieving and sustaining optimal indoor humidity levels. These devices help to strike a balance, preventing both excessive dryness and excessive moisture, which can lead to a range of IAQ problems. 

Humidifiers add moisture to the air when it’s too dry. Proper humidity levels can help alleviate respiratory issues, reduce static electricity, and even protect wooden furniture from drying out and cracking. According to the EPA, maintaining indoor humidity levels between 30% and 50% is generally recommended for optimal IAQ. 

Conversely, dehumidifiers are essential in regions with high humidity, where excess moisture can lead to mold growth, dust mites, and other microbial issues. The EPA recommends maintaining indoor humidity levels below 60% to prevent these problems. 

Duct Cleaning and Sealing

Over time, dust and dirt can gather in your ducts, which has a detrimental effect on your indoor air quality. This can cause a few problems:

  • Less Efficiency: When your ducts are clogged, your heating and cooling system must work harder, using more energy and increasing your utility bills. 
  • More Bills: Extra energy use means more money spent on your utility bills, and it’s not great for the environment either. 
  • Health Worries: The dust in your ducts can have bad stuff like allergens and microbial growth, which can make you sick. 

The Perks of Better IAQ

So, what’s in it for you? Well, quite a lot, actually: 

  • Healthier Living: Our IAQ solutions help cut down on dust and other gross stuff in the air, making you breathe easier and feel better, especially if you have allergies. 
  • Cleaner Home: Say goodbye to that endless dusting routine! With a top-notch HVAC system, you’ll see less dust settling on your furniture, leaving you with a spick-and-span living space. 
  • Energy Efficiency: Clean ducts and a well-maintained HVAC system don’t just mean cleaner air; they can also help cut down on your energy bills by ensuring your system works its best. 

tired of the never-ending dust battle at home?

Well, it’s time to take action! Goettl’s got your back with high-tech solutions and expert services that make your air cleaner and your life comfier. Take the first step towards a fresher, more comfortable living space and get in touch with Goettl today. Your dust-free, healthier home awaits! 


What Our Customers Say About Us

Lynnie MichelleLynnie Michelle
17:38 01 Mar 24
Great service from Rudy and Chris
Chris SummerlinChris Summerlin
02:58 01 Mar 24
Peter was very professional and caring throughout the inspection.
Miguel BedollaMiguel Bedolla
00:53 01 Mar 24
Mr. Farias taught me a lot about the water system in my house and prepared the ground for Mr. Dado to come and fix everything. He was always very honest and delightful. I actually enjoyed his visit.
Wyatt M.Wyatt M.
23:39 29 Feb 24
First rate service, Josh was a perfect professional and worked his tail off.
Michelle WoodallMichelle Woodall
23:37 29 Feb 24
My technician Jorge (George) Gutierrez was out today performing the a/c system check. He did a fabulous job and identified significant issues and concerns for the longevity of my current 12 year old system. He was very knowledgeable and helpful on what my options are and in the end I’ll be getting a new system instead of worrying about the current system failing in our extremely hot temperatures. He was very respectful of my home and my dog was ecstatic to meet him.
Linda LuduenaLinda Luduena
17:35 28 Feb 24
Frank identified the need for new faucets in the master bath and discussed my preferences. The type of faucet being replaced is no longer available (mini wide spread) so he had to do some research to come up with a solution. Had to be ordered, not surprisingly, and we appreciate his conscientious performance.
Nicole DrummNicole Drumm
17:31 28 Feb 24
Jehad was polite and respectful in my home. He completed the job timely and professionally. Highly recommend.
Paul FrenchPaul French
15:37 28 Feb 24
Jehad did a great job with the AC tune-up, and it was all free due to my past services with them!
Calvin ThompsonCalvin Thompson
03:13 28 Feb 24
This was my first service with this company and it was a pleasant one. The technicians were professional and polite and quickly resolved a minor scheduling conflict. Interaction with a sales manager for a quote on needed equipment was equally pleasant.
Darren HarvickDarren Harvick
17:12 19 Feb 24
Nacho, Mike, and Ernesto did a wonderful job on our unit. Professional and courteous!
Christopher SmartChristopher Smart
16:23 19 Feb 24
Peter came out to check over our system. He was very thorough and knowledgeable. Would highly recommend.
Juan CalderonJuan Calderon
00:35 19 Feb 24
Billy was attentive, knowledgeable and friendly. He was awesome!
Christopher GonzalezChristopher Gonzalez
00:23 19 Feb 24
Roy Adame did my AC furnace tune up that is part of my Goettl Sadie membership. He did a great job in explaining what he was doing and checking for. He gave me his expertise recommendation and advice on what to do to have my AC furnace and compressor running better, smoother, and to give off better quality air flow throughout my house. Thank You Roy !
Melinda MoralesMelinda Morales
00:07 19 Feb 24
Joseph was very friendly and professional. He did an awesome job installing our bathroom faucet.
Jessica TurnerJessica Turner
16:59 11 Feb 24
Plumber Joshua Lopez was AWESOME!
Paul RenobatoPaul Renobato
16:18 11 Feb 24
Husam showed up today and provided great service!
02:32 11 Feb 24
Signed up for the Sadie membership as a a preventative measure to avoid bigger problems down the line. Had my appointment to check my system today and to my surprise the tech discovered a huge gash in my ductwork! Thankfully so because the ductwork up there is a very tight space which I could never squeeze myself into and would’ve gone unnoticed for who knows how long. Huge thank you to Technician Roy Adame for making the trip out on a Saturday afternoon, going the extra mile to fully inspect the system in a tight space, and fully explaining the possible causes of the damage and the impact it would on the system performance. 🙏🏼🤙🏼🫡👏🏼🙂
Melton CerritosMelton Cerritos
23:26 10 Feb 24
Peter was great. He was very thorough on explanation of the units and what needed to be done very grateful for his information.
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21:17 10 Feb 24
Carlos MacedoCarlos Macedo
17:45 02 Feb 24
Abdiel Chavez was our service technician today for Goettl. He was very thorough, knowledgeable and courteous and the work was done smoothly and in a timely manner. We enjoying meeting Abdiel and having him in our home.