January 23, 2019
How does air conditioning affect my health?
On a scorching hot day, a cool blast from the air conditioner feels glorious. But there’s a catch. If the AC hasn’t been well-maintained, then the breeze could carry germs too. Unlike heating systems, the process of cooling hot air creates lots of moisture and condensation, which must be filtered out. If it isn’t filtered properly by the AC, thanks to inadequate maintenance, for example, the units may become infested with health-harming bacteria and fungi. Health hazards Mould growth When air is cooled inside an air conditioner, moisture is created. It’s the machine’s job to get rid of the excess…Read More