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HVAC Repair Stops Money From Flying Out of Ductwork

It’s easy to forget about your ductwork, especially during the fall and winter when there are so many festivities. However, improperly maintained and serviced ductwork will lead to expensive HVAC repair needs in the future.

Your ductwork is hidden behind walls, in attics, and crawlspaces, which makes it easy to be out of sight, out of mind. Scheduling HVAC repair early on your ductwork keeps your home and family comfortable throughout the year. Discover the benefits of healthy ductwork and call Douglas Cooling & Heating now before your ductwork is too far gone.

The Importance of Healthy Ductwork

Clean ductwork keeps your indoor air quality healthy. Over time, your heating and cooling system circulates dust, dirt and other debris throughout your ductwork. This compromises the air in your home. When your ductwork is dirty or clogged you are more likely to experience allergy and asthma health issues.

The debris accumulates inside your ducts and without HVAC repair to clean your ductwork, you experience more respiratory infections, allergy symptoms and asthma attacks. Common pollutants inside your ducts include:

  • Bacteria and virus particulates
  • Rodent nest and fecal material
  • Insects
  • Dust
  • Soot
  • Dust mites
  • Pollen
  • Mold or mildew spores
  • Pet dander and hair

Healthy ductwork increases your comfort and allows your HVAC system to achieve ideal temperatures throughout your home. Obstructions in your ducts prevent adequate air circulation. This often results in uneven temperatures in your home.

Restricted airflow also forces your heating and cooling system to work harder and expend more energy to keep your home at a comfortable temperature. HVAC repair to remove any obstructions improves your air quality and system performance.

Gaps, holes or dents in your ducts also compromise airflow in your ductwork. When they perform HVAC repair, our technicians thoroughly evaluate ductwork and alert you if your ducts need to be sealed or sections replaced.

Neglected ductwork experiences sagging, cracks, holes and gaps over time. These flaws allow you to lose conditioned air and valuable energy. Properly-sealed ducts save you money on your energy bill. They prevent energy loss when the air is moved throughout your home.

Help Ductwork with HVAC Repair

The three different HVAC duct repairs which help you achieve ideal temperatures, lower your energy bill, and increase your comfort are:

  • Cleaning Services: This HVAC repair cleans debris out of your ducts and eliminates allergens and contaminants affecting your indoor air quality.
  • Clearing Services: Removing obstructions with a duct clearing HVAC repair will improve airflow and allow your home to maintain even temperatures.
  • Sealing Services: Sealing leaks in your ductwork saves you on energy usage, keeps your home comfortable, and prevents contaminants from building up inside your ducts.  

Douglas Cooling & Heating offers HVAC repair for cleaning, clearing and sealing your ductwork. We understand the importance of healthy ducts and how they impact the performance of your heating and cooling system. Don’t wait until your ductwork deteriorates before you call to schedule an HVAC repair.

So schedule your HVAC repair today on your ductwork and let our HVAC professionals take your home’s heating and cooling system to the next level of efficiency. Contact Douglas Cooling & Heating today to take control of your home’s comfort and energy savings.

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