Frequently asked questions.
Houston Air Duct Cleaning brings to the table win-win strategies to ensure essential results. At the end of the day, we service your home, it must be perfectly treated. We are here to answer any questions you might have at any time.
Question Regarding our services
The air ducts, as well as the dryer vent, should be cleaned once a year. The best way to keep the air duct system and the dryer vent maintained, in the best shape, and working in the most efficiant way is to have a professional technician clean it once a year.
If your home is getting very dusty, even after you clean every day, it probably means your air duct system should be cleaned. Cleaning the air ducts once a year will eliminate the dust level at our home significantly.
We recommend to replace the air duct system filters about every 3 months. If you notice that the filter is full of dust and dirt it means it's time to replace it.
Yes, there is a solution that prevents mold from growing in the air duct system. The solution is to install a UV-light. The UV-light prevents from mold to grow in the air duct system, to hear more about it please give us a call today!
A basic air duct cleaning should take about one to two hours. However, this is only in case you have your ducts cleaned annually, in case not, the cleaning might take 3 hours and even 6 or more.
A basic dryer vent cleaning should take an hour or less. this is in case it is properly maintained or a regular basis, in other cases it might take more than one hour for instance if there is a bird nest or a serious clog in the dryer vent cleaning.
We always tell our customers that replacing the air ducts is the last solution. We would check all the options before deciding to replace the air ducts, if we find that an air duct cleaning will do no good we will let you know before even starting to clean.
If you smell smoky smell coming from the air ducts it means that either somebody who lived there used to smoke at home, or there was a fire at this home. Anyway the ducts need to be brush, vacuumed, sanitized and deodorized.
We recommend to have your air ducts sanitized by a professional technician every other year. Gove us a call to schedule an appointment to sanitize the air duct system.
If you feel a weird smell coming from your air ducts it might be because you have mold growing in the air ducts, mildew, bacteria, or in some cases even a dead animal. Give us a call as soon as possible to schedule and appointment with one of our expert technicians.