Beaverton Deciphering Duct Cleaning

March 19, 2018

What You Need to Know About Duct Cleaning

When it comes to cleaning your ducts, there is a lot of uncertainty and little known about the process and what it can offer. For lots of homeowners, duct cleaning usually doesn’t cross their mind unless they are already suffering from some type of respiratory discomfort. Whether there’s dust and debris in your home’s ducts from a home improvement project or you just moved in to an older home, professional duct cleaning should land on your to-do list to ensure you’re not moving dirty air throughout your home.

How do you know if you need a duct cleaining? There are a few telltale signs that can give you a better indication of the best time to get your ducts cleaned. If your ducts show any of these signs, be sure to check with Garoken Energy Co. Inc. in Beaverton about getting your ducts cleaned.

  • Visible mold inside your HVAC components or ductwork
  • An abundance of dust or dirt, from age or recent work on your house
  • Insects and/or rodents are living in your ductwork

You’ll rest easier knowing the air in your home is cleaner after having the air ducts cleaned, but it also can help improve the efficiency of your HVAC system, according to the National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA). Confirming that your ducts are clear of all debris allows your HVAC system to work more smoothly, providing you with the comfort you expect with greater efficiency. Of course, greater efficiency can also lead to reduced utility costs, making your house feel that much more comfortable.

Upholding a comfortable home isn’t something that many people consider their role in, but when you think about how easy it is to improve your indoor air quality along with your energy efficiency, you’ll quickly realize the impact you can make. So when the time is right and you’re ready for duct cleaning, be sure to give the experts at Garoken Energy Co. Inc. in Beaverton a call at 503-374-1934.