IAQ – Indoor Air Quality

Breathe Easy: Enhancing Indoor Air Quality for Kids

July 12, 2024

School’s out for the summer, and that means the kids will be hanging out at home more often than usual. During the summer months, there’s sure to be a lot of outdoor play, but there are a variety of weather conditions that can drive the kids indoors, like rainy days and heat waves. That’s why… Continue Reading

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Suffering from Seasonal Allergies? Here’s How to Improve Your IAQ.

May 1, 2024

Once spring has sprung, most people enjoy the warmer temperatures, sunnier days, and vibrant landscapes filled with blossoms and blooms. But for people with allergies, asthma, or other respiratory conditions, spring can mean sniffling, sneezing, and discomfort. While there isn’t much we can do about pollen and other allergens outside, fortunately, there are ways we… Continue Reading

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Show Your Family Some Love with Cleaner Indoor Air

February 1, 2024

It’s February, which means Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and love is in the air. Unfortunately, during the winter months, our homes are often closed off to the fresh outdoor air – which can mean dust, pet dander, and other particles are also in the air. The good news is that there are… Continue Reading

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Feel Better This Fall with Improved Indoor Air Quality

October 2, 2023

Fall is here, and with it comes all the wonderful things that the season brings – changing leaves, colorful home decorations, and yes, pumpkin spice everything. Unfortunately, the fall season can also bring along seasonal allergies and viruses, both of which can leave you feeling sniffly and sneezy. The good news is that there are… Continue Reading

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Air Quality Warning? We Can Help You Breathe Easier.

August 1, 2023

This summer, we have seen many days where the outdoor air quality is poor due to the wildfires in Canada. Just when it seems like we’re in the clear, the fires ramp up again bringing hazy smoke to Long Island. Many people wonder what they can do to stay safe during the wildfires, and aren’t… Continue Reading

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5 Reasons Why Changing Your HVAC Filter is Important

June 28, 2023

If you’ve been reading our articles for a while, you know that one thing we always tell our customers is that it’s important to change the filter in their HVAC system on a regular basis. No matter what the weather is, it’s likely that you’re either running your heating system or cooling system often and… Continue Reading

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Keeping Safe During Poor Air Quality Alerts

June 9, 2023

At T.F. O’Brien, it’s always a priority to help our customers stay safe and comfortable. With the recent wildfires in Canada and the subsequent effect they’re having on our local environment, you might be concerned about the outdoor air quality, and how you can stay safe. It isn’t as simple as staying indoors until the… Continue Reading

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Pollen? No Problem. Indoor Air Quality Products Can Help.

May 2, 2023

April showers bring May flowers, and May flowers bring more than Pilgrims – they bring lots and lots of pollen. It’s easy to enjoy the bright, beautiful blooms of spring when you don’t suffer from seasonal allergies, but if you do, you know springtime also means sniffling, sneezing, itchy eyes, and congestion. While we’d love… Continue Reading

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Get April-Fresh Air with the Air Scrubber by Aerus®

March 30, 2023

Once spring arrives, people start to think about sunny days, blossoming trees, and blooming flowers. While this is a beautiful time of year for many, it can also be uncomfortable for those with seasonal allergies. Pollen counts are on the rise, and mold growth is prompted by rain and warmer weather. Unfortunately, there isn’t a… Continue Reading

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The Importance of Clean Indoor Air

February 6, 2023

For all of us, the quality of the air we breathe every day is important. Air that contains particulates and contaminants can cause the respiratory system to become irritated, which can lead to a feeling of discomfort or even illness. Even if a person has healthy lungs, if they are exposed to prolonged poor indoor… Continue Reading

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