Frequently Asked Questions
|Why should I clean my air ducts?|
Dirty air ducts have been pinpointed as a leading cause of indoor air pollution. Your air duct system is a perfect breeding ground for bacteria, mold, mildew, fungi, and other unhealthy organisms. Dust mites don't typically live and breed in the ducts themselves. However, dirty air ducts distribute the main food source for dust mites - dust.
|Will my house be less dusty after you clean the air ducts?|
Yes, your duct work is the equal to an extra room in your home that never gets dusted or vacuumed. Dust from the duct work gets churned up and blown into the rooms of your home every time the furnace or air conditioner fan turns on.
|Will air duct cleaning help my allergies?|
Yes, by reducing the debris in your ducts, there are less dust particles and potential allergens in the air to aggravate those who suffer from allergies. Many people are allergic to dust mite waste. Dust mites feed on debris found in duct work. Removing the debris and removes their food.
|Do I need air duct cleaning in a new home?|
Definitely! Throughout construction, the duct work is open and the air handler is running many times without a filter. During this time, construction debris such as pieces of plaster, drywall, wood, dust, insects and insulation gather in the duct work. Up to 50% of air duct system cleaning is done in homes that are less than five years old.
|How will I know if my air ducts need to be cleaned?|
If you have a musty smell, if you have dust coating your vents, grilles or ceiling, if your air ducts have never been cleaned or you can't remember when they were cleaned... then chances are good you are in need of an air duct cleaning.
|Will your equipment work in my air ducts?|
The equipment we use to clean the air ducts is effective in all types of air duct construction, including flex duct, round metal ducts, square metal ducts, and fiberboard. It can easily accommodate right angle turns and multiple bends found in most types of duct systems.
|Does cleaning my dryer vent lower my energy bill?|
Yes, by having your dryer vent professionally cleaned, your clothes dryer will run more efficiently. It won't take as long to dry your clothes which leads to a lower energy bill. Running your dryer less will reduce the wear and tear on your dryer, reducing your need for repair and lengthening the life of your dryer. The two highest energy consuming appliances in your home are your air conditioner and your clothes dryer
|Does a Air Duct Cleaning company have to have a license in the state of Florida?|
According to the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation DBPR, businesses that clean central air and heat ducts for compensation (which requires partial disassembling of any part of the HVAC system, such as removal of air grills) require a state license.
|Do I have to leave my home?|
No! We encourage homeowners to be with us throughout the air duct cleaning process. Beware of any company asking you to leave your home they are the ones usually running a scam!
|Will it leave a big mess?|
Not at all, the dust and dirt that is taken out of your ducts is safely removed and trapped in our Dual-HEPA filters. It goes directly from the ducts to the vacuum. We take special precautions to protect your home and belongings.
|Who will be performing the work?|
As the owner, you can feel safe knowing that I am part of every aspect of every job. I am the person who arranges the appointment and comes to your home to perform the work. Unlike other companies who often send out inexperienced workers to your home.
|I saw an advertisement for an extremely low price|
Be careful when you see something "too good to be true". Don't be tricked by bait & switch companies. Use a professional who will only perform work that will improve your air quality and the efficiency of your system.