Deciphering Duct Cleaning

March 19, 2015

If you’ve been experiencing respiratory discomfort you’ve most likely made appointments with your doctor, but the appointment you may not have thought to make that could really make a positive change is for a duct cleaning.

Some people don’t know all of the benefits a qualified duct cleaning can offer. If you’ve recently embarked upon a remodeling project or perchance you moved into an older home, a duct cleaning is something you’ll want to add to that ever-growing to-do list to ensure the air all through your home is pure and healthy.

There are some flags you can look out for to demonstrate that it is time to lineup a duct cleaning. If you find any of the ensuing signs, call the professionals at Heartland Heating & Cooling in Des Moines about booking an appointment for a professional duct cleaning.

  • Detectable mold growth within your ductwork or any of your HVAC components
  • Excess dirt or dust around the house, caused by a recent remodel or the age of the home
  • If you note any evidence of insects or rodents in your ducts

There are numerous benefits to having a professional duct cleaning those being, the peace of mind that the air in your home is clean and won’t be adversely impacting your health, but another benefit is that it could help enhance the efficiency of your HVAC system. Pollutants in your ductwork and HVAC unit cause it to work harder, which hinders the efficiency and life of your system. The higher the efficiency, the lower your utility bills.

Staying healthy and happy in your home is as important to us as it is to you. We want to help you improve your indoor air quality and your energy efficiency in the along the way. If you have noticed any of the signs we cited above give Heartland Heating & Cooling in Des Moines a call at 515-344-3579 or set up an appointment with us online.