The EPA has ranked Poor Indoor Air Pollution as one of the top 5 health risks in the US. Inhaling polluted air is proven to be risky for your health. Air Pollution contributes to lung diseases, which claims to around 361,000 lives in America every year. However, almost 60% of the time a person is indoors making it even more necessary to have fresh air indoors. A duct, if cleaned on a regular basis, reduces the indoor pollution you will find in the airyou breath in your home.
Here are the 5 reasons you should consider getting your ducts cleaned regularly.
- Saves Money:
Did you think that cleaning the duct would cost you money? Actually, in the long run it is just the opposite and will actually save you money. When a duct become contaminated, it is difficult for the heating and cooling system to work properly, which cuts down its life span. Clean air ductsresults in an efficient heating and cooling systems which lowers utility bills and saves you money.
- Clean Air Ducts, Clean Lungs:
The air from the air ducts goes directly into the lungs of you and your loved ones. You know that cigarette smoke can harm your lungs and make it difficult to breathe. Smoke has a similar effect on your air ducts. It causes them to become dirty and clogged while polluting your fresh air. This may affect your lungs directly.
The polluted air duct is the perfect environment for fungi , bacteria, molds and other allergens to breed. Kids under the age of 5 years are highly vulnerable to allergies and asthma due to pollutants. You should consider getting regular duct cleaning for your home, especially if you have younger children.
- Creepy Crawlers:
It is not uncommon for insects to crawl into your air ducts, sometimes they die in there. Cleaning the ducts would help in clean air, free of insects, spider webs and other unwanted intruders which might be living in there.
- Bad Odors:
Polluted/Bacteria infestedair may cause bad odorsinside your air duct, which will permeate through your entire home. Consider getting your ducts cleaned where in addition to removing unwanted dirt and other pollutants, you will also assist in the removal of bad odors so your house can smell fresh and clean.
Lee’s Heating and Air has the most advanced duct cleaning equipment on the market making your duct cleaning job quicker and more thorough than you have ever had before. Call the duct cleaning specialists at Lee’s Heating and Air in Salt Lake City today!
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