The majority of homeowners utilizing whole-house heating and/or cooling systems choose to distributed heated and/or cooled air throughout their homes via a system of air ducts. When these air ducts are expertly designed and installed by qualified professionals, they can be quite effective in distributing air throughout a living space. They’ll also do so without wasting energy via leaks and other issues. However, over time, air ducts can wriggle free of fixtures, suffer damages, corrode, and be otherwise compromised. In such events, you are wise to schedule professional duct sealing services in Fort Collins, CO. To do so with a qualified technician that you can trust to do the job right, just give the pros at Fort Collins Heating & Air Conditioning a call.
- Improve Efficiency: If your air ducts are not properly sealed, they can allow conditioned air to escape into areas of the home where it is not needed. This is problematic, as your HVAC system is going to have to work overtime in order to heat or cool more air in order to make up for this failure to deliver air effectively. This can drive up energy costs, making the heating and/or cooling of your home a more costly endeavor than it ought to be.
- Protect Indoor Air Quality: Air escaping your ductwork is not the only concern when it comes to improperly sealed air ducts. You must also concern yourself with the negative impact that such issues can have on your indoor air quality. If pollutants are allowed to enter your ductwork via subpar seals, then those pollutants can be distributed throughout your house by your ductwork, dragging down the air quality in every area therein.
- Live More Comfortably: Another issue that you risk encountering if you ignore duct sealing needs is uneven heating and cooling throughout your home. Your system just won’t be able to maintain comfortable temperatures evenly throughout the house if the ductwork is not sealed as it ought to be. Contact us if you have any reason at all to believe that your air ducts need to be professionally sealed.