Think Twice Before Lighting Those Holiday Candles

Our news is saturated daily with reports of the food industry’s lack of transparency around ingredients on food labels. Fortunately, public awareness and subsequent support from lobbying is giving way to improved visibility of what is really in our food, leading to healthier consumer decisions. Most Americans eat three to five times per day, yet […]

Indoor Air Quality, Asthma & Allergies, and Your Ductwork

Ah! Spring is in full bloom and now is the time most folks begin noticing how stagnant their home feels and are eager to begin the spring-cleaning process. With spring also come seasonal allergies and asthma flare-ups. You can treat the symptoms with over-the-counter or prescription medicine—but shouldn’t your plan of attack involve going to […]

What Is In The Air We Breathe?

The Importance of Air Purification in Light of the Coronavirus Pandemic What is in the air we breathe? Until recently, this question was not one most people were concerned about. But in the past several months, our world has entirely changed. The air we breathe is no longer just providing us the oxygen we need […]

What can we do to protect ourselves while waiting on science to catch up?

After nearly a year of living in a global pandemic, we have adapted our lifestyles and found new ways to protect each other while waiting on science to discover a vaccine for the novel coronavirus. While the pandemic has turned our year upside down, this waiting period has allowed us to discover much more about […]

R-22 Phaseout

If you have an old air conditioner that still uses the ozone-depleting refrigerant Freon (aka R-22), you have probably heard about its phaseout and are wondering how it will personally impact you. Will you still be able to have your system serviced after January 1st, 2020? Will you be forced to change out your HVAC […]

Replacing Your HVAC Filters is Crucial to Your Health and Home Investment

Quality Air of the Carolinas was created by health professionals on a mission to improve the well-being of their community, as well as their own homes. One of the easiest ways to live healthier, while also protecting your HVAC investment, is by changing your air filters frequently and choosing the correct filter to maximize the […]