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Is It Time to Replace Those Ducts?

Jun 17, 2019

How often do you spend time thinking about the ductwork in your home? We’d bet money on the fact that the answer is either “not often” or “never.” We’re not trying to pass judgment here. We don’t think that you’re negligent. In most cases, your ductwork is entirely out of sight and out of mind. Even if you could see your ductwork to be reminded of its function every now and again, it’s still hard to solve ductwork issues as an amateur.

As years pass in your home, your air ducts will accumulate dust, dirt, and other airborne debris. A clogged ductwork system is a sluggish and inefficient ductwork system. If you’re struggling with inefficiency with your HVAC system, then it’s time to replace your ductwork. You can count on our team for your HVAC system in Albuquerque, NM.

Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Ducts

Sometimes it’s hard to tell when you need your ductwork replaced. Watch out for these signs of trouble:

  • Your Home is Super Dusty: This is one of those issues in your home that you might consider a non-issue. We understand why. Dust isn’t one of those things that disrupts the daily function of your home. It is a minor inconvenience in the grand scheme of things. That doesn’t mean that you should ignore this problem, however. If you have an excess amount of dust in your home it means that your ductwork is dismally inefficient. Contact our team to learn about your replacement options.
  • You Hear Strange Noises: Do you hear odd noises whenever you turn on your air conditioning or heating system? Professionally installed ductwork should always be quiet. If you hear your ductwork it means that you’re likely having problems with faulty installation, your ducts are the wrong size for your home, or they’re full of debris. Have a technician from our team service your ductwork.
  • You Have Poor Indoor Air Quality: You have poor indoor air quality if you’re constantly wheezing and coughing, have irritated eyes, constant headaches, or have sinus congestion issues. Having poor indoor air quality is bad for your health and terrible for the efficiency of your home.
  • You Have High Energy Bills: Do you have high energy bills in your home? This can be a symptom of faulty ductwork if your ductwork is clogged, gapping, or dented. You might think that you can rectify these issues by replacing your air conditioner or heater, but if you don’t solve the problem at the source you won’t really rectify your issues. When you’re ready to replace your ducts you can trust our professionals.

If you need a trustworthy professional to replace the ducts in your home you can count on our team. Ductwork services can make or break your HVAC system, so make sure that you invest in this type of system for your home. Contact our team to learn more about your options for ductwork replacement.

If you need great ductwork make sure you contact our team at Desert Suns Heating & Cooling Inc. We’re the right team for all your home services.

Categories: Air Conditioning