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Air Duct Cleaning During Cold And Flu Season

Cold and flu season can make breathing harder. That’s why indoor air quality is so important. Air duct cleaning can improve your indoor air quality, which, in turn, can make dealing with lung infections easier. Today’s blog from Superior Air Duct Cleaning explains why you should have your air ducts cleaned during cold and flu season.

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Contaminants Make Symptoms Worse

Contaminants in your air ducts may make your cold or flu symptoms worse. Dust, pet dander, pollen, dust mites, mold, and mildew can all build up in your ductwork. An air duct cleaning during cold and flu season can provide some relief from these allergens because indoor air quality affects how you breathe. Contaminants trapped in your ducts may cause sinus congestion, sore throat, coughing, or airway infections.

 

Improved Airflow

Air duct cleaning improves the airflow for your HVAC system. What does this mean? Indoor air recirculates throughout your home more readily. It’s also cleaner. Combined with a HEPA filter and an electronic air cleaner, your HVAC system can provide cleaner air throughout your home. Make sure to dust and vacuum your home, air vents, and around your furnace to reduce contaminants even more.

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Don’t Neglect Your Air Conditioner

Give your air conditioner/furnace a deep clean, too. Dust the coils and blower fans to make the unit run more efficiently. Vacuum the appliance thoroughly. Consider having a professional HVAC repair service look over the unit. Air duct cleaning is one part of an efficient HVAC system, but the unit itself must work properly too.

Consider An Air Purifier

Air purifiers go beyond filtering the air. Electronic air purifiers kill microorganisms in the air using infrared or ultraviolet radiation. Installed either in your ductwork or as a standalone unit in a room, the purifier allows air to pass in between UV or infrared bulbs that can kill as much as 99 percent of germs in the air.

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Contact The Experts At Superior Air Duct Cleaning

The experts at Superior Air Duct Cleaning provide trusted service for residences and commercial buildings throughout Eastern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. We can clean your air ducts to improve air quality and help make cold and flu season easier for you and your. Contact us online or call (724) 847-9444
for more information.

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