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 most homeowners, duct cleaning usually doesn’t cross their mind unless they are already feeling some type of respiratory discomfort. Whether there’s debris in the ducts as a result of remodeling 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.
So how will you know when the time is right to schedule duct cleaning? There are a few significant signs that can give you a better indication of the best time to get your ducts cleaned. If your ducts show any of these signs, be sure to check with Gilray Heating and Cooling in Wausau about getting your ducts cleaned.
- Visible mold on your HVAC components or ductwork
- An abundance of dust or dirt, from age or recent work on your house
- Insects and/or rodents are taking up residence in your ductwork
You’ll rest easier knowing the air in your home is cleaner after having the air ducts cleaned, 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 work more smoothly, providing you with the comfort you desire with greater efficiency. Of course, greater efficiency can also lead to increased savings, making your space feel that much more comfortable.
Keeping 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 and 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 Gilray Heating and Cooling in Wausau a call at 715-301-0727.