In 2003, The US Department of Energy endorsed HVAC cleaning:
“Contaminant accumulation on fan blades, duct surfaces and filters result in decreased system efficiency and inadequate airflow.”
In addition to normal accumulations of dust and dirt found in all homes with air ducts, there are several other factors that can increase the need for regular HVAC system cleaning:
Some occupants are more sensitive to these contaminants than others. Allergy and asthma sufferers, as well as young children and the elderly in San Antonio tend to be more susceptible to the types of poor indoor air quality that air duct cleaning can help address. Do not put air purifiers in dirty ducts, clean them first.
In actuality, the entire HVAC system should be cleaned. Failure to clean all components of the system can result in recontamination of the entire system, thus minimizing the benefits of cleaning.
Just as you would not clean only half of your living room floor, you also would not want to clean only part of your HVAC system. NADCA recommends cleaning the entire HVAC system, including the following components:
Annual HVAC Maintenance Program in San Antonio
IAQ Cleaning Experts can keep your air ducts clear and clean with our air duct cleaning service for both homes and businesses in San Antonio, Spring, Austin. Our licensed technicians follow all guidelines by the NADCA to complete the air duct cleaning for your residential or commercial property. We use state-of-the-art equipment to remove contaminants, dust, dander and more through your air ducts, and we have the materials needed to cut through the plenum. We use HEPA vacuums for all of our jobs. You can choose us for both one-time projects, as well as yearly inspections and cleanings. We aim to keep your air ducts clean all year long, so that your air conditioning or heat will blow smoothly and you will breathe clearly.
If you live in a warm climate and your home smells musty all the time, you may have a mold infestation within the central air conditioning system. You may not be able to see specific sections of your HVAC ductwork from the outside. If you suspect mold in your system, call IAQ Experts and we will send one of our knowledgeable, experienced indoor air quality inspectors to your home and perform an air duct cleaning in San Antonio, Spring, Austin.