Indoor Air Quality Articles

Why Do I Need a Humidifier in the Fall?

November 23, 2020
A cup of tea in front of a window with autumn view, Why Do I Need a Humidifier in the Fall?

In many places, evidence of fall’s presence is obvious by way of beautiful fall colors. But many only experience fall with its subtlety through lower humidity levels. No matter which way you experience it, one thing is evident in them all––fall brings drier air. The cooler air simply can’t hold as much moisture as warm air, resulting in the dry air. While it can make for crisp mornings for walking, the lack of moisture in the air can also take its toll on you, your home, and your overall comfort.

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Introducing the REME HALO® Air Purification System

October 20, 2020
Reme Halo whole home air purification system

Designed to eliminate sick building syndrome risks by reducing odors and air pollutants, the REME HALO® whole home in-duct air purifier is the best solution for whole house and building air purification.

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How Can You Manage Your Home’s Humidity?

October 14, 2020
Morning sunlight through window condensation.

Indoor humidity is a drag. It makes relaxing extremely difficult—after all, you are sweating inside your home! It can affect your health, triggering asthma attacks and flaring allergies. It tends to put everyone in a sluggish mood—even the goldfish. Let’s zap that excess moisture right out of the room, and look at ways to manage your Michigan home’s relative indoor humidity.

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Video – Indoor Air Quality Affects Your Family’s Health

September 30, 2020
Video image showing how indoor air quality affects your family's health.

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 help keep clean air circulating through your ductwork all year long.

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Video – Keep Clean Air During Your Time at Home

June 29, 2020
Video showing why it's important to keep clean air during the time you spend at home.

Due to COVID-19, people are spending a lot of time indoors. Even in the best of times, most people spend the majority of their time indoors. That’s why it’s important to keep the air in your home as clean as possible.

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The Problem With Clogged Air Filters

April 15, 2020
dirty air filters inside a home

Busy careers, bustling families, engrossing hobbies, and overwhelming responsibilities keep most people busy day in and day out. It’s understandable why worrying about the air filter in your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is probably way down at the bottom of the priority list. However, our team at Kapala Heating & Air Conditioning wants to…

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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 Michigan. At Kapala Heating & Air Conditioning, 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 greater Lapeer area homes and businesses that are energy-efficient, environmentally…

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What Accessories Can Help With My Indoor Air Quality?

March 14, 2020
Woman with sore throat wondering what accessories will help the indoor air quality in her home.

In modern society, average adults spend nearly all their time indoors at work or at home. In fact the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reports this amount of time reaches upwards of 90 percent for most people. That puts the importance of good indoor air quality at a whole new level. Our Kapala Heating & Air…

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Video – Does My Indoor Air Quality Affect My Pet?

February 24, 2020
Does My Indoor air quality affect my pet?

Protect your pets from indoor air pollution by changing your air filters regularly.

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Video – What Is Carbon Monoxide?

November 20, 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,…

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