Shelby 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 most homeowners, duct cleaning typically doesn’t enter their mind unless they are already experiencing some type of respiratory discomfort. Whether there’s dust and debris in your home’s ducts as a result of remodeling 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 circulating dirty air throughout your home.

How do you know if you need a duct cleaining? There are a few telling signs that can give you a better indication of the right time to get your ducts cleaned. If your ducts seem to have any of these signs, be sure to check with Hopper Heating and Air in Shelby 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

Not only is duct cleaning good for giving you peace of mind that your home’s air is 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 work more smoothly, 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.

Upholding a comfortable home isn’t something that most people consider their role in, but when you consider 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 in the market for duct cleaning, be sure to give the experts at Hopper Heating and Air in Shelby a call at 704-233-7363.