Proper maintenance of your home appliances and other systems such as air conditioners is really important. Improper usage or poor maintenance can cause huge problems later on. A vast majority of the people don’t know how to care for their cooling and heating systems simply due to the fact that they don’t know the essential components that make up the air conditioning system such as the air filters air ducts, vents etc. Air ducts are responsible for the proper distribution of heating or cooling in your entire home. Sometimes there needs to be a proper clean-up of the air ducts to make the air conditioners work at their optimum efficiency.
Here are some reasons why your home needs air duct cleaning:
If you notice that your air conditioner is not cooling properly or the air flow is not balanced in your home for e.g. one area has normal ventilation while other rooms don’t, its time you need to get the air ducts cleaned.
If you notice that you or your family members are getting ill a lot or getting allergies, the food that is set on the kitchen counters get mold easily, it could be a sign that your air ducts are not clean and the airflow in your home has a lot of humidity in it. One of the signs could be sneezing or coughing at home but being perfectly fine at other people’s homes or places. If the air ducts are not cleaned for many years, the dust and dirt are gathered up in them, rendering them clogged and blocked.
Sometimes air ducts are infested with insects or rodents and those sneaky critters are causing some serious damage to your cooling system.