How Often Should You Have Your Air Ducts Cleaned?

How Often Should You Have Your Air Ducts Cleaned?

Most people aren’t sure how often to have their air ducts cleaned. Once an air system has been cleaned, it should remain clean for 3 to 7 years IF your HVAC unit is properly maintained. You might want to consider having your air ducts cleaned if you…..

Have rodents or insects in your air ducts

If you have seen evidence of dead insects, rodent droppings or nesting in your HVAC system or air ducts, after the animals have been removed, you will want to have the air duct and HVAC system cleaned.

Home remodeling makes air duct dirty

If your home has been remodeled, especially if there was lead paint removed or asbestos, or there was significant dust from drywall and other debris from the remodeling, you may need your air ducts cleaned. Air duct should be sealed off during renovations, but if they weren’t there could be dangerous debris.

Mold in air ducts

If there is visible mold or mildew growth inside the air ducts and ductwork, you should have your air ducts cleaned.

Illness can contaminate air ducts

If someone in your home is suffering from an unexplained allergy illness and you have taken all other steps to decontaminate your home without a positive outcome, you may want to consider having your air ducts and your HVAC system professionally cleaned.

Contaminants in your air ducts

If you have vacuumed and cleaned your registers and are still noticing debris, pet hair, odors or other contaminants, then it would be wise to have your air ducts cleaned.

When searching for a reputable, professional HVAC cleaning service, be aware of the scams. Make sure you get several good references, as well as estimates. Also, be sure and check the standards. The NADCA provides guidelines for professionals and customers on safe duct cleaning. If your ducts are insulated, the professional should also follow the guidelines of the North American Insulation Manufactures Association (NAIMA).

Our technicians are trustworthy, experienced and professional so you can feel comfortable the we know what we are doing. We also provide continuing education to our technicians to help keep them up to date with today’s technology. And, for your safety and security, we perform background checks and drug testing on all of our technicians.

Get Your Air Ducts Cleaned Today!

If you are in Trinity, New Port Richey, Odessa or Pasco and Pinellas Counties, Contact us today at (813) 929-HAWK (4295) for all of your HVAC needs.

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