IAQ & Healthy Homes
2018 HPC National Conference Session
The Arab Oil Embargo ushered in a prolonged national effort to end America's dependence on foreign energy sources. Incentives were created to encourage homeowners to invest in upgrading the energy efficiency of their homes. Home performance contractors are learning that the key drivers for consumers are health and comfort, not energy efficiency. There is a national epidemic of asthma in the U. S. It is estimated that 1 in 5 cases of asthma can be attributed to factors in the home. Moisture, mold, dust mites, pet and insect dander - to name a few - can negatively impact the health of occupants. Find out how you can deliver healthy home evaluations for your customers.