Breathing Healthy: The Importance of Duct Cleaning

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, duct cleaning generally refers to the cleaning of various heating and cooling components of forced air systems, including the supply and return air ducts and registers, grilles, heat exchangers, and heating and cooling coils. The EPA reports that clean and efficient systems are less likely to break down, have a longer life span and generally operate more effectively than dirty systems.

Check out this article from the National Air Duct Cleaners Association on the importance and benefits of cleaning air ducts:

Not only does cleaning your air ducts improve the air quality of your home or business, but it also reduces energy consumption. An article in Total Health Magazine revealed that “one out of six people who suffer from allergies do so because of the direct relationship to the fungi and bacteria in the air duct systems.”

A first-hand look at why it is best to take care of duct cleaning. According to the American College of Allergists, “50% of all illnesses are either caused or aggravated by polluted indoor air.”

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