Summer in Utah can be difficult to manage without an air conditioning system. Nobody wants to be left fending for themselves on a hot summer night. Moreover, you want your family to stay comfortable and healthy. This is one of the reasons why you should keep your air conditioner in good condition.

Did you know there are plenty of health benefits offered by a well-maintained air conditioner system?


Today we will discuss the top 5 benefits offered by your HVAC system that you may not know about. Let’s get started.

  • Reduce Humidity

High humidity in the home is often linked to dust mites, heatstroke, mold, and dehydration. However, an air conditioner system help reduces home’s humidity, in turn, creating a less damp home and keeping you healthy.

Running an air conditioner is one of the best ways to keep your home at a comfortable temperature while reducing high humidity.

  • Improve Air Quality

Are you suffering from asthma? If so, you may consider your home as a safe haven as polluted air can increase your chances of having an asthmatic attack. However, did you know that indoor air quality is often the same as outdoor air quality?

However, running an air conditioner can help improve air quality. This is possible because the air conditioner helps filters the outdoor polluted air that contains dust, debris, allergens, and pollutants. It is important to get your air filtered replaced or cleaned once every month to avoid cycling dirt back into your home.

  • Reduce the Risk of Heat Stroke

If a person does not drink enough water or sweat profoundly he becomes dehydrated. Moreover, due to the extreme temperature, your body can begin to overheat.

To avoid getting heatstroke or to avoid getting dehydrated, it is important to cool the air in your home. A comfortable temperature around the house makes it easy to sweat less and lower your body temperature.

  • Stop the Breeding of Insects

During summer, you might start noticing house flies, ant, and mosquitoes. Not many people know but air conditioners can help reduce the number of insects and parasites inside your home. A few ways your HVAC system can help stop insects and parasites is by cooling your home to create an unfavorable atmosphere for the insects to breed. Insects desire humid temperature to breed however as an air conditioner help removes humidity, it creates a dry environment that stops the growth of insects.

  • Improves Your Productivity

When you are working at home, the last thing you want is to drench in sweat. Owing to the temperature of the room, you can become stressed and unfocused. Creating a comfortable and cool temperature will not only help you stay comfortable but also allows you to be more productive and focused.

Lee’s Heating and Air Conditioning is here to help you stay cool and comfortable. Lee’s has been providing heating and air conditioning service to Salt Lake City, Utah area homes and commercial businesses since 1930. We have earned our reputation by offering affordable while providing expert heating and air conditioning services in the greater Salt Lake City area.

Call today to schedule your expert service. (801) 467-1561