Importance of Clean Home Indoor Air Ducts
Air Duct Cleaning
Air duct cleaning is the removal of dust, dirt and debris from the air ducts.
Cleaning the air ducts will reduce the pollutants in the air, thus giving you healthier air to breath.
Duct Magic is a Rotobrush Certified Air Duct Cleaning Specialist (ADCS)
The duct work is all tied together, as a system. It needs to be cleaned all at the same time.
Yes, new construction has all kinds of debris and dust. Sometimes we find fast food wrappers, plumbing parts and 2x4's in the duct work.
Only an approved sanitizer should be used in the air ducts.
No, dust and dirt particles are brought in through the return air ducts. The filter will keep most of that from passing into the hot air supply ducts.
Cleaning is the only way to go. Replacing the ducts would cost thousands of dollars.
Air ducts should be cleaned every 5 to 6 years, depending on the quality of air filter you are using. We use a camera system to inspect the ducts to determine if they need cleaning.
The biggest benefit is breathing a cleaner healthier air. Cleaning the air ducts help reduce dust mites and allergens.
Dryer Vent Cleaning
We clean dryer vents to help prevent fires. It also will help with the efficiency of drying clothes. A cleaner vent will cut down on wear and tear on the dryer.
The most common cause for a clogged dryer vent is birds. They will build a nest inside the vent causing a blockage. Other causes are stuck flappers and screens, that are designed to keep birds and squirrels out, on the roof.
You should have your dryer vent cleaned once a year. Sometimes just an inspection is all we need to do. We use a camera system to inspect the dryer vent.
Yes you really do need to have your dryer vent cleaned or at least inspected each year. More then 15,000 fires are caused by clothes dryers every year.
UV Lights System
UV Lights are effective on the prevention of mold growth. It is installed inside the air handler. All mold in line of sight will be killed. The UV light is on 24/7.
UV Light Systems work best when installed above the A Coil in the HVAC system.
Sanitize Fog System
We have a fogging machine that we direct into the return of the HVAC. The system sucks the mist through the supply lines. This coats the ducts with the antimicrobial, sanitizer and deoderizer.