AIR DUCT CLEANING IN FEASTERVILLE, PA
HVAC AND DRYER VENT CLEANING SERVICES IN BUCKS & MONTGOMERY COUNTIES
Your home environment may contain high levels of dust, animal dander, or other particles which can result in a number of personal health hazards like Asthma, Sinusitis, and allergic respiratory disease. If your home or work place has high levels of dust, debris, mold or odors you may want to think about having your ducts cleaned. By cleaning out your air conditioning or heating system with ServiceMaster TEAM you will ensure the highest possible indoor air quality.
Duct Cleaning Services in Feasterville
Eliminate Indoor Air Pollution
Removal of all contaminants from the entire HVAC system is the most effective way to eliminate indoor air pollution. Air duct cleaning will also help you maintain a dust free home. Further, duct cleaning will help restore your air duct system capacity which will ensure a much better airflow to each area of the home and at the same time save money on your electricity bills.
How Air Contaminants Inside Your Home Affect Your Indoor Air Quality
According to the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) the air inside your home or office may be up to 10 times more polluted than the air outside. Asthma and allergy rates have increased 74% since 1980, with at least 50-60 million U.S residents suffering from seasonal allergic rhinitis (hay fever) or asthma. One out of six people who suffer from allergies can trace the cause to fungi and bacteria.
Dust, dirt, pollen, animal dander and other contaminants are pulled and vacuumed in to your air duct system every time that your air conditioner runs. In time this contaminants build up inside your air vents system to become a perfect breeding ground for bacteria and fungi. When the system is turned on these contaminants are pushed out and circulate inside your home polluting, the indoor air quality. ServiceMaster experts will go straight to the source for a thorough cleaning to improve your indoor air quality.
How Do You Test the Air Quality in Your Home?
There are a few different ways to test the air quality in your home.
- One way is to use a carbon monoxide detector. This will tell you if there is any carbon monoxide in the air. Carbon monoxide is a gas that can be very dangerous and its inhalation can cause death.
- Another way to test the air quality is to use an air quality monitor. This will tell you what kind of particles are in the air and how many of them there are. This can be helpful if you have asthma or another respiratory illness.
- If you have pets, you may want to get an air quality monitor that tests for pet allergens.
- You can also test the air quality by checking the humidity levels and temperature. If the humidity is too high, it can lead to mold growth. If the temperature is too high, it can cause respiratory problems.
Dirty or Dusty Furnace Effects
A dirty and dusty furnace can create health problems that can affect your family in several ways. Allergies, asthma, flu symptoms, sneezing, itchy eyes, runny nose, and more are caused by dirty air flowing through your house.
Cleaning your air duct and HVAC system is vital to keeping it operating efficiently as well cleaning the drain pipes and pans, coils, blower and connection boxes. Cleaning these components will assure your air duct system is free from dust, debris, mold, or allergens.
HVAC system cleaning is an important first step to assure the pulmonary health of your family. By cleaning your vents with ServiceMaster TEAM you can prevent costly repairs of your HVAC system. You can count on us.
Air Duct Cleaning Procedures
There are two main methods we employ to clean your ducts:
- Negative air pressure cleaning - Negative air pressure is performed using a powerful vacuum that is connected to the main trunk line of your duct system inside your home.
- Pressurized air contact cleaning - Pressurized air and a brush attachment are then used to direct all dirt and debris to the negative air HEPA machine attached to the system. This process is performed on each vent line in the home.
Dryer Vent and Exhaust Fan Cleanings
This is essential for removing the lint build-up within your dryer vent. This build-up is a known fire hazard and should be cleaned out professionally at least once per year. A pressurized air and brush attachment are utilized for this process along with a shop vacuum to clean up the debris. Exhaust fan cleaning is performed much of the same way. These systems should be cleaned out to maintain maximum performance of the exhaust fan system.