The HVAC system in a home or building is an important system, but it is usually ignored until something goes wrong. The heating and cooling is distributed through the air ducts and as air passes through the system, airborne debris such as dust and pollen collect within the ducts and on the component parts. This accumulation can cause the system to run less efficiently, increase the risk of malfunctions, and contribute to poor indoor air quality. ServiceMaster Kwik Restore provides air duct cleaning services in Elgin, IL to thoroughly clean out HVAC systems in homes and businesses. Our services will help lower your heating and cooling bills by improving the efficiency of the system and contribute to better indoor air quality.
It is commonly cited that about 40 pounds of dust circulate through the typical home in a year, meaning that much of this dust passes through your HVAC system. However, many homeowners have difficulty determining whether or not they need professional air duct cleaning services. The general rule of thumb is to have professional air duct cleaning done every 2-5 years. The following are signs that your home or building needs air duct cleaning:
- High amount of dust throughout the building
- Odors coming from the vents
- Dust buildup on the vents and registers
- People in the home or building experiencing allergy symptoms
Our professional air duct cleaning services will completely remove the debris that has built up within the air ducts and on the component parts. Our advanced equipment allows us to get deep into the system to ensure that there is no debris left behind. The complete air duct cleaning services we provide include the following:
- Open access and cleaning of the air ducts and component parts
- Effective cleaning of flex ducts, fiberglass duct board, and fiberglass lined sheet metal air ducts with soft bristled brushes
- Containment of the dust and debris
- Contact vacuuming and brushing
- Vacuuming with High-Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) vacuums and outside exhausting vacuums
- Cleaning of all registers and vents
- Resealing of holes made for open access
- Cleaning with advanced equipment by trained technicians
If you notice higher energy bills or any of the above mentioned signs in your home or building, it may be time to have your air ducts professionally cleaned. We have the training and equipment to thoroughly clean HVAC systems in commercial and residential buildings. You can call us anytime at (815) 261-9195 to schedule an air duct cleaning appointment in Elgin, IL.