Air Vent Cleaning and Repair
Dust can be hard on a person's allergies and those with asthma or other lung conditions, especially if the air ducts in their home are not functioning fully or have excess dirt and debris inside. Fully functional air ducts are essential for the proper removal of dust and other potential allergens. If someone in your home has allergies, asthma or other lung conditions and you notice an increased amount of dust in your home, then you probably need to have your air ducts cleaned. Especially in western Colorado where are humidity is low there tends to be more dust build up than in moister conditions.
When should you have your air ducts professionally cleaned?
Your ductwork consists of metal, plastic or similar material. Metal ductwork without an interior lining is simple to clean and may fix your problem of excess dust and debris accumulation that you are niticing. There may be other instances when air duct cleaning is the best method for removing debris and other allergens from your home, and we can advise you on the best service for your system.
When should you have your air ducts professionally repaired?
If your air ducts have some leaks, but are in otherwise good condition, then you will want to look at having them repaired. There is no need to have them replaced with minor leaks, since fixing any leaks will be less expensive than replacement of your duct system. Only having your ductwork cleaned when leaks are present will not fix the problem. Vent Tech Chimney and Vent Cleaning can provide you with advice regarding other situations when repairing your air ducts might be the most cost-effective choice.
When should you have your air ducts replaced?
Your air ducts are filled with dust, mold and other debris, or they're showing signs of aging, have missing sections, or larger leaks where repairs may cost more than replacement. It can be quite difficult to efficiently clean ductwork that is that heavily soiled, and replacement may need to be done.
Air ducts can last for many years if cared for and if you have the proper regular maintenance done. Regular air duct cleaning and repair is necessary in order to prevent a potentially expensive replacement. Determining whether replacement, repair or cleaning is the best option for you doesn't have to be difficult, and with a bit of input from a Vent Tech service professionalf, you should be able to quickly make the right decision for keeping your home air quality at it's best.