Time and time again, Virginia has seen its fair share of hot summer days. In addition to the hot hot heat, humidity is also an issue during the dog days of summer. When heat, humidity and precipitation come together, it creates the perfect conditions for mold spores to spread. Every year, homeowners are faced with this problem. At Air Treatment Company, we strive to provide you with the best solution possible.
A properly functioning air conditioning system can stop mold in its tracks. Many people are unaware that air conditioners are designed to remove humidity from the air; opposed to just cooling the air. It’s a good idea to run the exhaust fan if you are cooking or taking a hot shower. In addition to these tips, you may also want to have a whole house dehumidifier installed in your home. Our NATE certified technicians are experts on all make and models of whole house dehumidifiers.
Mold thrives in stale air. When you have proper air flow and ventilation in your home, mold is less likely to form. Our professionals at can install a comprehensive ventilation system in your home. There are two options when it comes ventilation: air ducts or a ductless system. We can determine which system is best, based on the specific layout and design of your home. If you have any questions about preventing mold growth in your home, give us a call today at (703) 270-0881.