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Why Get Your Air Ducts Cleaned?

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There are plenty of reasons to get a professional air ducts cleaning for your air ducts! Your central air unit cycle the same air throughout your home every single day. If the air is dirty, that dirty air is being cycled through your home two to three times every hour. The only way to prevent dirty air from circulating throughout the home is to make sure to get your air ducts professionally cleaned. It especially helps family members with asthma, prevents “dust bunnies” from collecting in corners and under furniture, and it can even prevent unwanted illnesses.

When to Schedule Cleaning

dust bunnies being swept upAccording to the Environmental Protection Agency, Americans spend 90 percent of their time indoors. Clean air ducts help to prevent illnesses and more. In fact, science shows that indoor air is often more easily polluted than outside air! There are many factors that affects poor air quality inside your home, but a professional air ducts cleaning can make all the difference.

  • Rodents and Roaches – Any type of infestation can cause poor air quality. Mice, roaches, spiders, and other bugs and animals leave droppings and urine in your air ducts. And this cause poor air quality, which circulates through your home.
  • Pets – Pet dander (fur) contributes to many allergies. However, clean air ducts help to avoid these problems.
  • Water Damage – A leak in the bathroom, kitchen, or from your roof can all lead to air duct problems. Mold and mildew inside air ducts can cause spores and bacteria to pollute the air in your home. These microscopic bacteria contribute to respiratory problems and ongoing symptoms.
  • Environmental Pollution – Wildfires, smog, and other types of air pollution such as dust can make its way into your home, where it is circulated throughout your central air and heating system.
  • Other signs such as dust bunnies in corners and furniture, vent covers covered in dry or oily dust or even mold, and a filter that dirties quickly are all signs for you to schedule a professional air ducts cleaning service.

Magic Sweep Can Sweep the Dirt Away

Magic Sweep cleans air ducts year-round, we know the importance of efficient central air and heat systems as they are part of your everyday living. We want homes in and around Tidewater and Hampton Roads to be free of pollutants and contaminants that are harmful. We are here to help you to have clean air ducts. Our technicians at Magic Sweep use a vacuum pressure duct cleaning system that utilizes negative pressure to pull out every contaminant and speck of debris inside your air ducts system.

If you’re ready to crank up your heater for fall and spend more time indoors as the weather cools, make sure your air ducts is clean. We can clean them to protect your family, call Magic Sweep today at 757-523-2400.