Covenant Heating and Cooling Blog: Archive for the ‘Ductwork’ Category

Is Professional Duct Cleaning Worth It?

Monday, September 26th, 2022
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People often say, “Out of sight, out of mind.” And for many homeowners, this is true when it comes to air ducts. You probably don’t think about the air ducts in your home too often, especially because they’re not in plain sight. But it might be time to think twice about the air ducts in your home. Neglecting your home’s air ducts could lead to some big problems.

The air ducts in your home work hard to efficiently provide the whole house with heat and cool air when needed. But if your ductwork is damaged, you’ll also see poor heating and cooling performance. Not only is this uncomfortable and inconvenient, but it could also raise the price tag on your energy bills. This is why professional duct maintenance is so important.

When was the last time you had your air ducts cleaned? If you can’t recall, or it’s been a while, it might be time to pick up the phone and call for air duct cleaning in Henderson TN. Allow us to explain why air duct cleaning is not just worth it, but necessary as well. 

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Do Your Air Ducts Need Professional Sealing?

Monday, February 18th, 2019

hands-applying-metallic-tape-to-ductsWith our temperature lows still plummeting below freezing, there’s no denying that we still have a lot more cold weather ahead. This means that making sure your heating system is functioning as effectively and efficiently as possible is essential to your comfort and your financial efficiency. This is done, first, by ensuring you schedule maintenance each year—we hope you did this before winter began. It’s also about taking care of any repair needs that came up during maintenance.

So, what if you’ve done all this and something just seems… off… about your furnace or heat pump’s ability to keep your home warm? Well, one of the biggest culprits to energy and efficiency loss is leaky ductwork. It’s something that not a lot of homeowners consider, since most ductwork is out of sight and therefore out of mind. But proper, professional duct sealing will keep your heater and your central AC system from losing about 20-30% of the conditioned air moving through it. This means you’re getting all that you pay for each month!

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