Indoor Air Quality Articles

Video – Replace Your Air Filter

September 30, 2020
Video explaining the importance to replace your home's air filter regularly.

Change your HVAC filters regularly, as recommended, which is usually at least every three months. A good HEPA filter will catch the particles before they reach your lungs. There’s so much floating in the air our eyes can’t see, and changing your filter as recommended makes all the difference.

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Video – Keep Your Family Healthy Through Indoor Air Quality

June 30, 2020
Happy family gathered around the table feeling healthy through having clean indoor air quality.

Air quality in your home is important to your family’s health. Having the right humidity levels, changing your filters regularly and installing air-cleaning or filtration systems like UV lights and air scrubbers can make all the difference.

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What Indoor Air Quality Accessories Can Help Keep Me Healthy?

May 18, 2020
Humidifier spreading steam into the living room

Our Hoveln Heating & Cooling, Inc. team wants to share with you the following list of the different indoor air quality accessories available out there. Making an investment in one or more of these helpful technologies and tools for your home just might help you and your family breathe a little easier.

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

April 15, 2020
Woman Sneezing in her home wondering if her indoor air quality has anything to do with her allergies.

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 Champaign home is facing air-quality issues, you may be suffering anything from minor discomfort to significant allergy or health problems. Our team at Hoveln…

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How Can Your HVAC Equipment Help Protect Against Coronavirus?

March 16, 2020
Woman hands using wash hand sanitizer gel dispenser, against Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) or Wuhan coronavirus at public train station. Antiseptic, Hygiene and Healthcare concept

The spread of coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) has all of us greatly concerned in Illinois. At Hoveln Heating & Cooling, our top priority is the health and safety of you and your loved ones. We take great pride in selling indoor air quality products to Champaign homes and businesses that are energy-efficient, environmentally friendly—and extremely…

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Video – When Do I Need to Replace the Batteries in My Smoke Detector?

February 28, 2020
HVAC technician replacing batteries in homeowner's smoke detector.

Change the batteries in your smoke and CO detectors when you change your clocks for daylight savings. It’s an easy reminder to replace them and is very important for your safety!

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Video – Facts About Humidity

November 20, 2019

Keep your home cool by learning about what causes humidity and the effects of it in your Thomasboro home.

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Video – What Is Carbon Monoxide?

October 23, 2019

Carbon monoxide is a poisonous, odorless, tasteless gas. It is formed by the incomplete combustion of carbon, or the incomplete burning of natural gas and other things that contain carbon. It can often be mixed with other gasses with odors. Carbon monoxide can result from the burning of any of these, gasoline, kerosene, oil, propane,…

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Four Ways to Improve Your Home’s Air Quality

May 8, 2019
woman in window representing indoor air quality

When you think of air pollution, what pops into your mind? A giant smoke stack? Cars spewing exhaust? A trash incinerator? Chances are, you may not have considered that your own home is full of air pollution. According to the EPA, you may be exposed to 2-5 times more airborne pollutants by staying indoors than if you were outside.

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