Ellsworth Deciphering Duct Cleaning

March 19, 2018

What You Need to Know About Duct Cleaning

Many people are unclear about the duct cleaning process and the benefits. For many homeowners, duct cleaning never crosses 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 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 throughout your home.

How do you know if you need a duct cleaining? There are a few telltale 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 Walter's-Eaton's Electric, Plumbing, Heating & AC in Ellsworth 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 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). Ensuring 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 lower energy bills, making your space feel that much more comfortable.

Upholding a comfortable home isn’t something that many people consider their role in, but when you understand 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 Walter's-Eaton's Electric, Plumbing, Heating & AC in Ellsworth a call at 715-318-6728.