The air quality of your home is one of the most important factors when owning a home of your own. Many new home owners don’t understand the need for air duct cleanings. These are few ways to improve the overall quality of your air in your home and the other benefits included.
First off, improving the air quality in a home means an air duct cleaning must be completed. This ensures all the pollen, allergens, insects, and other unwanted toxins, such as mold and mildew, are eliminated. Things like this that make up a dirty air duct system can cause serious health concerns and potentially death, depending on the severity.
No matter how clean your air ducts are or how closely you follow these rules, every air duct system must be cleaned every two to five years. If all preventatives are taken into close consideration then the time period can be held off for at the most five years. This is only if absolutely all precautions are ulitized. However, on average homeowners need an air duct cleaning done around every two years.
A few Things to Avoid
Here are a few things that you can do to improve air quality and prolong getting an air duct cleaning for an appropriate amount of time. As uneccessary as these apsects may seem, they can release harmful chemicals that later accumulate in your air ducts.
In order to maintain the best air quality, avoid displaying greenery around the house. Although house plants, like succulents…my personal favorite may be beautiful t’s best to keep them outdoors. Better yet, start a garden outside, just not inside your home.
From rolling in the grass to laying on your couch, pets carry their flith everywhere. Now, just because they are high maintenance doesn’t mean you have to avoid those adorable shelter puppies.
If you have pets, make sure you give them a spa day regularly for their hygeine and just because they deserve it… most of the time. Cleaning your pets helps to avoid the spreading of bacteria the pet may have collected on their skin from bodily functions, left-over pet food, or any other outdoor pollen they may have brought in. Ever experience a sudden outbreak of allergies? This could be the reason you and your family been constantly sneezing!
People always say the little things are what matter the most, and they were right! All of the effective preventatives to improving the air quality in your home are small, but make a drastic difference. Take these few, simple tips into consideration when buying a house plant and give your animals a bubble bath soon!
Masters Services offers air duct cleanings. You must get your air ducts cleaned every two to five years. That three year gap comes from taking the proper precautions. Ask yourself, do I want to be improve the air quality of my home and save money by prolonging the time needed for an air duct cleaning?
If it’s time to get an air duct cleaning for your home, click here to schedule!