Indoor Air Quality Articles

Learn the Facts About Carbon Monoxide

April 15, 2024
Learn the Facts About Carbon Monoxide. Woman watching technician installing a carbon monoxide detector in ceiling.

We often hear from Louisiana customers who want to understand the risks of carbon monoxide (CO). At Precise Comfort & Climate Specialists, we’re glad to share as much information as possible about protecting your indoor air quality (IAQ)—especially when it comes to the deadly nature of this silent killer.

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5 Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

March 30, 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 New Orleans?

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Your HVAC System Can Enhance Sleep

February 15, 2024

The sound of a well-maintained heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is like a lullaby for a good night’s sleep. If odd sounds, such as banging, squealing, or rattling, from your HVAC system are keeping you up at night, it is time to schedule maintenance and regain a peaceful nighttime environment in your Louisiana…

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Why Do I Need a Humidifier?

September 30, 2023
Why Do I Need a Humidifier? Woman sitting on couch with eyes closed.

Winter is right around the corner and with it comes freezing temperatures, frequent illness, and dry indoor air. If you struggle with discomfort during the winter in your Metairie home, you may benefit from investing in a humidification system. 

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

August 8, 2023
Sick little schoolgirl coughs and blows nose wiping with white paper napkin.

Our team at Precise Comfort & Climate Specialists wants to help keep your home’s indoor air quality high and you and your family healthy and comfortable.

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How UV Lights Benefit Your HVAC system

October 19, 2022
A woman plays with her dog indoors. How UV Lights Benefit Your HVAC system.

Adding an UV lighting system to the HVAC equipment of your LA home or business creates a healthier environment for you and your loved ones.

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How to Reduce Dust in Your Home

October 6, 2022
A hand with dust on the fingertips is above a table. How to Reduce Dust in Your Home.

Dust can have a big affect on the indoor air quality (IAQ) of your Kenner, LA home, but Precise Comfort and Climate Specialists has solutions.

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Thermostat 101 Basics

August 30, 2022
A person fiddling with their thermostat.

In the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry, your thermostat is the undisputed leader of the heating and cooling team. It signals your furnace and air conditioner (AC) when to turn on and off. Whenever your thermostat detects a temperature change that’s different from the desired setting in your New Orleans home, it barks out a new directive to adjust the indoor climate.

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Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control

July 12, 2022
Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control, Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control

When indoor plumbing became more popular in the 1940s, a whole new level of comfort and convenience began for homeowners. However, with that convenience came new challenges. One of those challenges is controlling humidity levels so they remain safe and comfortable inside your home. According to, the ideal humidity level is between 30 percent and 50 percent.

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Why Air Duct Cleaning Is Important

March 15, 2022
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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