There are consequences when you ignore having the air ducts in your home cleaned. A dirty environment can lead to nasal congestion, allergies, lethargy and many other health problems. Indoor air pollution has become a hot topic and many people are taking steps to make sure the indoor air in their home is clean and safe. This can be done when you have your air ducts cleaned. When it’s done on a regular basis it will work to remove pollutants in your home’s heating and cooling system. Signs that your air ducts need to be cleaned include growth of mold inside the air ducts, air ducts that are clogged with dust and other debris or an infestation of small pests and insects in the air ducts.
Dirty Air Ducts Health Problems
The quality and cleanliness of your indoor environment decreases. Clean air ducts can stop some serious health issues. The overall health of your family members will also improve. Studies have proven that those suffering from pulmonary health conditions improved when air ducts were cleaned regularly. Dirty air ducts can cause allergies, colds, sore throats and coughing. When air ducts are dirty the quality of the air in your home is lowered. This increases the circulation of allergens and other bacteria in the air. Those that suffer with asthma and other allergies are more likely to become sick with kids and the elderly at most risk. Dirty air ducts can lead to respiratory disease. When air ducts are dirty, dust, pollen, pet dander, and other allergens will get stuck in the ducts. As they continue to accumulate, these allergens are blown around and distributed throughout your home. While they may not cause allergies to some in the long run, they can lead to more serious problems.
Other Problems Caused By Dirty Air Ducts
Dirty air ducts can cause foul odors. When mold and mildew are present within your air ducts it can create a musty odor in your home. You may not notice the smell once you have been exposed to it for an extended period of time, but your guests will notice it every time they come to your home.
Dirty air ducts are more likely to have pests. Not only are these pests a pain to deal with, they can become a serious health threat. Rodents and insects can carry disease, bite, make their way into your home and into your food.
Hampering of efficient HVAC systems. You purchased an efficient HVAC system for a reason, right? When air ducts are dirty, the air in your home is no longer filtered. You and the members of your family are more likely to become sick when contaminated air is inhaled. Contaminated air can also speed up the aging process- no one wants that!
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Having the air ducts in your home cleaned is an important part of owning a home. If you feel that your HVAC system is not working the way it should or you are suffering health problems that you didn’t before, you may need to have your air ducts cleaned. Contact Tough Carpet Cleaning to have your air ducts inspected and cleaned today!