Many homeowners understand the importance of their HVAC system but don’t know much about its inner workings or what makes it function properly. One of these components is the HVAC ductwork. These ducts are responsible for pumping clean air into your home, and any issues with them could compromise your HVAC system’s performance and lead to wear and tear.
Most everyone is stuck inside the house due to COVID-19. However, did you know that air pollution can also occur indoors? According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), indoor air pollution is linked to headaches, dizziness and fatigue. The World Health Organization calls tiis phenomena “sick building syndrome”.
Spring is just around the corner, which means allergy season will soon be here. Airborne allergens and dirty air ducts can pose health risks to your household. In addition to improving your indoor air quality, maintaining your HVAC system can also increase your home’s energy efficiency, reduce electric bills and prevent costly repairs.
When you have small children at home, you always want to make sure they don’t have dangerous encounters with your furnishings and appliances. One thing that can attract their attention is the components of your HVAC system, specifically the registers. They may curiously stick their tiny fingers in the vents and get stuck. They can also put items in the air ducts, which can get damaged too…. Continue Reading