UV technology has been around for many years however, they were only used in hospital to kill 99% of bacteria to prevent spreading. This is a new technology that is now available for commercial and residential work and home environment.
The EPA ranks indoor air pollution as one of the top five environmental dangers that people face. Even though a lot of attention goes toward outdoor pollution in San Diego, indoor air pollution is actually more dangerous. It contains two to five times the amount of contaminants as outdoor air, putting people at risk for asthma, skin irritation, allergic reactions, fatigue and cancer.
As a family owned and operated company, Global Warming & Cooling knows how important your home’s health is. You can do everything in your power to reduce indoor contaminants, such as by not smoking in the home and using organic products, but this still won’t fix the issue. The best way to keep your home and family safe is with air quality UV light installation products.
UV Lights for Indoor Air Quality in San Diego
Global Warming & Cooling works with the highest quality brands, such as Fresh-Aire UV. These products are installed directly inside your central air conditioning system to clean the air before it is carried throughout your home.
Not everyone necessarily needs an HVAC UV light in San Diego, but they are beneficial for most homes. Living in a hot, humid climate, it’s easy for the evaporator coils to get wet and breed germs and bacteria. Plus, when you rely on your air conditioning for much of the year, the contaminants continue to circulate through your home.
At the very least, our HVAC service in San Diego recommends UV lights for those who suffer from allergies or asthma.
How Does UV Light Kill Germs and Bacteria?
The use of UV light to kill contaminants is nothing new. It has been used in hospitals, water purification systems, and food service throughout California for many years.
UV light a type of light that is invisible to the human eye. It has three spectrums – UVA, UVB, and UVC. UVC contains radiation that destroys all three components of indoor air pollution: particulates, mold/germs, and odors/VOCs. Conventional filters only filter out particulates. By installing a UV light inside your central AC system, all harmful contaminants are eliminated.
Schedule a Consultation to Learn More about HVAC UV Light in San Diego
Global Warming & Cooling has licensed contractors who install UV lights in central AC systems in the San Diego area. The light is installed near the coils to prevent mold and bacteria growth. Since all of the air passes through the light, all other contaminants and allergens are killed as well. Our company only works with high-quality UV lights that have been proven to wipe out all particulates, mold/germs, and odors/VOCs.
Also, UV light products prevent contaminant buildup in your HVAC system. This extends the life of your system and reduces energy and maintenance costs. What could be better – a healthier home and a longer-lasting HVAC system!
To learn more about making your home a safer and healthier place to be, contact Global Warming & Cooling today.