What is Duct Cleaning?
As new homes being build are becoming more and more air tight air flow is restricted and indoor air pollution has become a growing concern. But what is duct cleaning and how can it help my indoor air quality? The term duct cleaning generally refers to the cleaning of the components of your HVAC system. The components include items such as supply and return ducts, registers and even the unit itself. Dirty air ducts can trap and hold many contaminates that could be of a health concern especially for those with compromised immune systems. Some contaminates that may be found in your ducts include, pet dander, mold and even unusual smells could be a sign of your ducts needing cleaning. How does one go about cleaning their ducts? This is one of those instances that hiring a professional is the key. It is important to do your research before hiring a company. Many of us have had a mailer delivered claiming you can get your ducts cleaned for some obscenely low rate. These “specials” normally will be for one specific service and will nickel and dime the homeowner with add ons. If all this seems a bit overwhelming call the trusted professionals of SERVPRO of Lexington / Thomasville. Our highly trained staff will assess your ducts at no cost to you to determine if cleaning is needed and if a cleaning is required go over their findings with you. Our team will leave you with a turn key price if services are needed. If you would like to schedule an appointment today give us a call.