Most people don’t give much thought to their home’s air ducts. They are out of sight and usually don’t cause any kind of visual problem. So how do you know when your air ducts need to be cleaned?

Some signs are:

  • Increase in the amount of dust
  • An odor coming from your vents when the HVAC system is running
  • There is a dust buildup on your vent grill or black marks
  • Sudden onset of allergy or respiratory problems

Good Maintenance

Just like everything else in your home, your air ducts will collect dust and pollen over time. To remedy this, Chicagoland Air Duct can provide a thorough duct cleaning to ensure that all of the dust and pollen is removed. This is especially important during the times of high-pollen, where seasonal allergies run rampant. In order to see how well your air ducts are doing, our service professionals will examine the quality of your indoor air. You may be surprised to see that your indoor air is more polluted that the air outside.

Why Clean your Air Ducts?

The most important reason to keep your air ducts clean is your health. Breathing in contaminants regularly is not good for you or anyone in your home.

Some indicators of needing an air duct cleaning are:

  • Allergies, including pet and seasonal
  • Pets within the home
  • A new baby
  • Moving into a new home
  • Smokers within your home or office
  • Remodeling or renovations
  • Smoke or water damage

How often do you need a cleaning?

It is recommended that you have your HVAC system inspected every two years to ensure is stays clean and operational. How often you will need your air ducts cleaned depends a lot on the state of your home or office and who is coming and going into it.

How does it work?

The service professionals at Chicagoland Air Duct’s process is:

  • Doing a home air duct and air quality inspection: Our technicians will inspect the system to see its current state.
  • Cleaning the grills and the air duct system: Using a powerful vacuum system, our professionals will remove the loose dust, dirt, and pollen within your air ducts.
  • Zone off areas: If you system is large enough, we may need to zone off certain areas as we work to ensure nothing is missed.
  • All dirt, pollen, and any other debris will be stored in our containment system.
  • Put the system back together.

We would love to work with you. Fill out the free estimate form or call us at (847) 983-0048 to receive a personalized quote!