Air duct cleaning not only improves the air quality of a home, but it can also boost your HVAC efficiency. BioSweep Southeast provides air duct cleaning services to help you save money with better system efficiency, reduce allergens in the air and give you and your family peace of mind. Routine maintenance of your duct work and HVAC system in general, can lengthen the life of your equipment.
Creating HVAC Efficiency
Behind your walls and under your floors, air ducts silently carry heated or cooled air from your HVAC unit to all areas of your home. Over time, significant amounts of dust and debris can build up making it difficult for your air ducts to deliver warm or cooled air to your living spaces. Major blockages in your air ducts can block airflow and will likely mean higher energy costs over time. Some simple steps you can take to maintain your system performing at optimal level are to change your air filters regularly and to clean the outside of your vents routinely. Not turning your air conditioning system to save money in the summer months, can cause major problems in the long run, since air circulation is important to prevent stagnant air for prolonged periods of time. If you are in Charleston, SC and observe mold or are having severe allergy symptoms, it is best to call a professional company like BioSweep Southeast to conduct a free assessment of the air quality of your home and provide you with a free estimate to clean and repair your duct work. Without a clean ductwork, your heating and air conditioning system Below are a few common signs that air duct blockages could be causing a decrease in your HVAC efficiency.
Common Air Duct Problems
Insects or rodent droppings – If you see insect carcasses or rodent droppings in your air ducts, it is a pretty good sign they should be cleaned. Not only will these circulate in the air in your home, they could also be signs that insects have damaged the ductwork or you have rodents living in your air ducts.
Mold– When there is a musty smell coming from your HVAC system, that’s a sure sign to call in the professionals; a BioSweep Southeast technician can inspect your ducts for mold using several advanced techniques and equipment. High moisture levels in your HVAC system can cause mold which can not only be dangerous to health, but also very damaging to your floors, walls and furniture.
Dust or Debris – If your ducts are significantly clogged with dust or debris, there may be other issues affecting the efficiency of your system. Check your air filter, if it is heavily clogged, chances are your system is working harder to keep your home at the proper temperature. In order for your home to stay at a comfortable temperature, the air must be circulating adequately. In addition, dust can affect the air quality of your home and produce severe allergy symptoms for you and your loved ones. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, 8 out of 10 people in the United States are exposed to dust mites. At BioSweep Southeast we specialize in cleaning not only the vents but also the ductwork and HVAC coils to get fresh, debris-free air flowing again.
Addressing these underlying issues as well as clearing away major obstructions in your ducts will certainly help your HVAC system deliver the desirable air quality you and your family deserve. Ensure your air ducts are in good shape, meaning they’re clean and free of debris and build up.
How is BioSweep different from other companies? BioSweep offers a 2 year warranty on all the work that we do. BioSweep Southeast is also the only company in South Carolina to offer photocatalytic oxidation technology. BioSweep's proven methods also include the use of hydrogen peroxide gas (H2O2) to completely eradicate odors, mold and bacteria from duct work and surfaces. Not only do we clean the ductwork but we also kill any mold, bacteria and viruses in the system! Contact the professionals in air quality technology and breathe clean air today!