What You Need to Know About Duct Cleaning
There can be quite a bit of uncertainty when it comes to the benefits of duct cleaning. For many homeowners, duct cleaning typically doesn’t enter their mind unless they are already suffering from some type of respiratory discomfort. Whether there’s dust and debris in your home’s ducts from a recent remodeling project or you just moved in to an older home, professional duct cleaning should make it on your to-do list to ensure you’re not moving dirty air around your home.
So how will you know when the time is right to schedule duct cleaning? There are a few telltale signs that can give you a better indication of the right time to get your ducts cleaned. If your ducts show any of these signs, be sure to check with H&C Heating and Cooling in Laurel about getting your ducts cleaned.
- Visible mold within your HVAC components or ductwork
- An increase 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). Confirming that your ducts are clear of all debris allows your HVAC system to operate easier, providing you with the comfort you desire with greater efficiency. Of course, greater efficiency can also lead to reduced utility costs, making your house feel that much more comfortable.
Maintaining 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 along with 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 H&C Heating and Cooling in Laurel a call at 301-960-3247.