Indoor Air Quality and Your Furnace: What You Should Know

February 25th, 2019

dirty -duct- versus- clean- ductYour heating system is a complex piece of machinery, with various components and parts that must work seamlessly together in order for it to perform efficiently and effectively, keeping your home and family comfortable. One of the components of your furnace that you probably don’t think of a whole lot is your ductwork—rather, the network that moves air throughout your home during system operation.

Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Many homeowners neglect their air ducts. After all, they are out of sight so they’re generally “out of mind,” too. Your ductwork generally won’t give off many symptoms that it is in need of repair or professional cleaning, but even if those symptoms aren’t directly noticeable, the fact is that keeping your ductwork health is important to your furnace efficiency as well as your indoor air quality. Read on to learn more! (more…)

Why You Should Have Your Ducts Cleaned This Winter

December 7th, 2015

Winter is heralded by more than cold weather. Instances of illnesses like the flu rise dramatically during winter, for a number of reasons. One of those reasons is dirty air ducts. While it may sound counterintuitive, the state of your air ducts actually has a sizeable impact on health throughout your household. Read on to find out how your air ducts can affect you, and how air duct cleaning can improve your health. (more…)

How Duct Cleaning Can Help You Breathe Better

July 13th, 2015

The ducts in a home are far more important than most people give them credit for. They are responsible for the circulation of warm and cool air throughout the home, without which centralized climate control systems would not be able to function. Despite their importance, however, they are often neglected by homeowners. Most people believe that the ducts do not need any sort of professional attention, due to their simple design. This is untrue. In fact, if your ducts are not cleaned every couple of years, you could experience some substantial negative health effects. Read on to find out more. (more…)