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 most homeowners, duct cleaning usually doesn’t cross their mind unless they are already feeling some type of respiratory discomfort. Whether there’s dirt and dust in your 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 throughout your home.
So how will you know when the time is right to schedule duct cleaning? There are a few telling signs that can give you a better indication of the best time to get your ducts cleaned. If your ducts seem to have any of these signs, be sure to check with Jett's Heating & Air Inc. in McHenry about getting your ducts cleaned.
- Visible mold within your HVAC components or ductwork
- An abundance of dust or dirt, from age or recent work on your house
- Insects and/or rodents are residing 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). Confirming that your ducts are clear of all debris allows your HVAC system to work more smoothly, providing you with the comfort you expect with greater efficiency. Of course, greater efficiency can also lead to reduced utility costs, making your home feel that much more comfortable.
Keeping a comfortable home isn’t something that most 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 in the market for duct cleaning, be sure to give the experts at Jett's Heating & Air Inc. in McHenry a call at 815-410-1128.