Redford Deciphering Duct Cleaning

March 19, 2018

What You Need to Know About Duct Cleaning

When it comes to cleaning your ducts, there is a lot of uncertainty and little known about the process and what it can offer. For many homeowners, duct cleaning usually doesn’t cross their mind unless they are already suffering from some type of respiratory discomfort. Whether there’s dirt and dust in your ducts from a home improvement project or you just moved in to an older home, professional duct cleaning should be added your to-do list to ensure you’re not passing dirty air around your home.

So how will you know when the time is right to schedule duct cleaning? There are a few telling signs that can give you a better indication of the ideal time to get your ducts cleaned. If your ducts seem to have any of these signs, be sure to check with Airtronic Heating & Cooling in Redford about getting your ducts cleaned.

  • Visible mold inside your HVAC components or ductwork
  • A lot of dust or dirt, from age or recent work on your house
  • Insects and/or rodents are living in your ductwork

Not only is duct cleaning good for giving you peace of mind that your home’s air is cleaner, but it also can help improve the efficiency of your HVAC system, according to the National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA). Confirming that your ducts are clear of all debris allows your HVAC system to run better, providing you with the comfort you desire with greater efficiency. Of course, greater efficiency can also lead to increased savings, making your house feel that much more comfortable.

Upholding a comfortable home isn’t something that many people consider their role in, but when you think about how easy it is to improve your indoor air quality as well as your energy efficiency, you’ll quickly realize the impact you can make. So when the time is right and you’re looking for duct cleaning, be sure to give the experts at Airtronic Heating & Cooling in Redford a call at 313-230-4053.