Tucker 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 never crosses their mind unless they are already experiencing 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 land on your to-do list to ensure you’re not circulating dirty air in your home.

How do you know if you need a duct cleaining? There are a few significant signs that can give you a better indication of the ideal time to get your ducts cleaned. If your ducts are showing any of these signs, be sure to check with ACS Heating and Air Conditioning in Tucker 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 residing in your ductwork

Getting your air ducts cleaned will help ease your mind and keep the air in your home cleaner, but it also can help improve the efficiency of your HVAC system, according to the National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA). Making sure your ducts are clear of all debris allows your HVAC system to operate easier, providing you with the comfort you expect with greater efficiency. Of course, greater efficiency can also lead to increased savings, making your home feel that much more comfortable.

Maintaining a comfortable home isn’t something that a lot of people consider their role in, but when you understand how easy it is to improve your indoor air quality along with your energy efficiency, you’ll quickly realize the impact you can make. So when the time is right and you’re ready for duct cleaning, be sure to give the experts at ACS Heating and Air Conditioning in Tucker a call at 770-450-1539.