Benefits of Air Duct Cleaning
Air Duct Cleaning Orange County
If you are a homeowner, you may be wondering how to properly care for your air handling system. You want to make sure that there is nothing harmful in the air that you and your loved ones are breathing every day. Do you need to clean your air ducts? How often should they be cleaned? Are there any benefits to air duct cleaning? There are many benefits to cleaning your in home air duct system. When you have clean air ducts, the indoor air quality within your home is enhanced. Your air ducts are the perfect place for dust, mold spores, pet dander, dirt and other harmful contaminants. These substances float within your home’s air that your family is breathing and will trigger allergies and aggravate respiratory illnesses (especially in young children and the elderly). Cleaning your heating and cooling system components will greatly improve the effectiveness of them. Which will lead to a longer performing life, which will save you money in energy and maintenance down the road. For Air Duct Cleaning in Orange County CA call: Gregory Restoration 949-366-1930
When Should I Have My Air Duct Cleaning?
There are a few different scenarios in which your air ducts should be cleaned by a professional. First, if there is visible mold growth within your air ducts or any other of your heating & cooling system components (cooling coils, heat exchangers and fans), it is important to have your air duct system cleaned promptly. Not all of the sections of your heating & cooling system are visible, which is why it is crucial to have a professional air duct cleaning company take a look at the system in great detail. It is important to find the source of the mold growth and immediately eliminate it, or else it will reoccur within your air ducts. Second, if your air ducts are infested with bugs or rodents they must be cleaned. Third, if your air duct system has an excessive amount of dust and debris, you want to have them cleaned because otherwise, the dust and/or debris will be released into the air that you and your family are breathing.
What If I Have Insulated Air Ducts?
If you have insulated air ducts within your home, it is very important to check the condition of them regularly. If the insulation happens to get moldy or wet, it cannot be cleaned. Wet or moldy insulation must be removed and replaced. To prevent mold from growing inside of your air ducts, they must not become wet at anytime. If there is a leak or any water damage inside of your air ducts, immediately and properly repair them. You will also want to make sure that your cooling coils are properly functioning, they are made to eliminate water and moisture from the air. Make sure that your ducts are properly sealed and insulated in non air conditioned rooms or spaces of your home (such as attics and crawl spaces).
How Often Should I Have My Air Duct Cleaning?
The EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) recommends that air ducts be cleaned on an as needed basis. You may be unsure of the quality of your air ducts, so it would be a good idea to contact a professional air duct cleaning service company to take a look and give you an estimate. The EPA does recommend that if you have a fuel burning furnace, fireplace or stove, they be inspected and serviced before each use for proper functioning to protect your family against carbon monoxide poisoning. If you think you may have mold in your air ducts Mold Remediation Orange County Ca offers the best priced mold removal service in Orange County CA
Gregory Restoration is the Air Duct Cleaning Specialist in Orange County, California. Contact Gregory Restoration today to schedule a free, air duct cleaning estimate 949-366-1930Posted by Bill Gregory, Owner, and Restoration Consultant for Gregory Cleaning & Restoration