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3 Reasons to Have Your Air Ducts Professionally Cleaned

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When was the last time you thought about your air ducts, let alone had them professionally cleaned? Air ducts are an often overlooked part of your home. Air duct cleaning plays a crucial role in maintaining a healthy living environment. Keep reading to learn three benefits of air duct cleaning. 


Understanding the importance of cleaning your ducts.

Air duct cleaning involves the removal of dust, debris, and contaminants within the ductwork of your HVAC system. This process typically includes cleaning various components within your system, such as the supply and return air ducts, registers, grilles, diffusers, heat exchangers, cooling coils, and condensate drain pans.

Professional cleaners use specialized tools to clean hard-to-reach places. Tools like high-powered vacuums, brushes, and blowers dislodge and remove debris and dust trapped deep within your system. 


Air duct cleaning helps you breathe easier. 

Cleaning your ductwork increases your home’s indoor air quality by eliminating contaminants circulating through your HVAC system. Over time, airborne pollutants like dust, pollen, pet dander, and mold spores can build up and pose health risks.

Reducing the amount of dust and pollutants allows you to breathe cleaner air. This is especially beneficial for those with allergies, asthma, and other breathing conditions.


Keeping your duct system clean will help you save money.

Cleaning your ducts every three to five years can save you money. Dirty air ducts restrict airflow, making it harder for the system to heat and cool your home. Overworking your HVAC system leads to wear and tear. By keeping your air ducts clean, you are prolonging the lifespan of your unit and its parts. 

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, proper HVAC maintenance, including air duct cleaning, can reduce monthly utility bills by 20-30%. Higher-efficiency heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems will also help cut costs on energy bills and repairs. 


A professional air duct technician can identify any problems. 

A professional air duct cleaner will inspect your ductwork up close and personal. Before starting the cleaning process, a technician will examine the ductwork to assess its condition. They will be able to expose any underlying issues before they turn into a bigger problem, which could save you money in the long run. 


Call Black Diamond today to schedule your cleaning. 

Our air duct cleaning services meet The National Air Duct Cleaning Association standards. Our team of professionals will start with a visual assessment of your ductwork before beginning. Once that is complete, then we can thoroughly clean your ducts. 

Upon completion, we will test your air conditioning system to ensure it runs properly. Within no time, your home will be circulating cleaner air and your HVAC system will be running efficiently. 

After a thorough cleaning of your ductwork, you can seal it with Aeroseal. It penetrates deep into the ductwork to ensure comprehensive coverage and plugs even the smallest openings. It prevents dust, debris, and allergens from continuing to circulate throughout your home. 

Now through May 31, 2024, purchase a Black Diamond Signature Series furnace and A/C system and receive free duct cleaning, duct sealing, and Dust Free® Active Air installation. A $4,500 value at no additional cost to you!

Call 815-444-0979 to schedule your air duct cleaning today. Trust Black Diamond to safeguard your home today! We’re there when you need us.

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