Duct Cleaning FAQ

Published 8/2/2016

Duct cleaning is a part of typical home maintenance that tends to be forgotten. Whether you don’t get your ducts cleaned because of the cost or you simply just can’t remember that they need to be kept cleaned, you could be making a very risky mistake.

Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions about air duct cleaning that show why you need to keep your air ducts clean.

How often do air ducts need to be cleaned?

Depending on your household, your air ducts should typically be cleaned every 3-5 years. If your home has pets that have lots of hair or dander, has recently undergone renovations, or has occupants with allergies or asthma then you should try to get your air ducts cleaned more often. Your air ducts collect fungus, dust, bacteria, and more so it is in your health’s best interest to have your ducts cleaned.

Will clean air ducts save me money?

A clean air duct is important for maintaining its life. Air duct systems that are cleaned often will be able to operate more efficiently and are less likely to break down saving you money in the long run.

How long does it take to clean the air ducts?

The length of time that it takes to clean air ducts will vary from home to home depending on how complex the air duct system is. Mr. Duct typically can clean your home in 3-5 hours.

You can read our answers to more of our client’s duct cleaning questions here.

If you have any further questions, your local duct cleaning experts at Mr. Duct are happy to answer them at 888-4-MRDUCT.

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