Knowing that your home is clean is a great feeling. Knowing that your home air is clean is an even better feeling. Clean air ducts make your home safer and more comfortable for you and your family. Since we breathe in around 10,000 liters of air a day, the quality of the air in our homes goes hand-in-hand with our quality of life. We must do what we can to protect our indoor air, and air duct cleaning is an easy place to start.
Air duct cleaning includes the general maintenance and washing of various heating and cooling system components, such as the supply and return air ducts of your system. Over time, HVAC components get contaminated with pollen, dust particles, mold (if moisture is present), and other debris. These can exacerbate allergy symptoms and affect your health in other negative ways, so make air-duct cleaning a priority and control what you and your family are breathing into your lungs.
Benefits of Air Duct Cleaning
Keeping your air ducts clean comes with an array of benefits, a key benefit being greatly improved indoor air quality. Dirty air can fill your home with contaminants and bad smells, but a clean air-duct system provides a healthy environment while eliminating odors. Clean air ducts can also improve the energy efficiency of your HVAC system. Contaminants in the air ducts can lead your heating and cooling system to work harder , which will shorten its lifespan. Clean HVAC systems are more efficient , which means money savings for you. Improved indoor air quality keeps your heating and air conditioning system clear of corrosion and protects your HVAC investment.
Why You Should Get Your Ducts Cleaned
Cleaning your air ducts is one of the most simple practices to keep your home clean and healthy. Since dust and other contaniments pass through your air ducts five to seven times a day, they can contribute to a number of health problems. Some of the most common problems include eye and nose irritation, coughing, asthma, and especially allergic reactions. As soon as you have your air ducts cleaned you can breathe easy. It’s important to note that when air ducts are being cleaned, all components of the system should be completely inspected and cleaned, including cooling coils, fans, heat exchangers, registers, grilles, diffusers, and air ducts.
Another important topic to discuss in air-duct cleaning is duct sealing. This sealing technology closes any air leaks that may have occurred over years of work and can save homeowners potentially hundreds of dollars and a lot of energy. It’s a great way to end home pollutant circulation once and for all. Ask a Becht / Givens Service Experts professional to check for leaks when they clean your air ducts and determine if your ducts need sealed. Experience the peace of mind that comes with clean and sealed air ducts.
It should be known that Becht / Givens Service Experts does not handle asbestos in our duct cleaning routines.
The thing about air ducts is that “if they look dirty, they probably are.” Call the professionals from Becht / Givens Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 502-785-8230 to set up a cleaning appointment, complete with a full inspection for leaks and a guaranteed deep clean of your entire heating and cooling ventilation system.