Winnipeg Furnace & Duct Cleaning
Living in a City the size of Winnipeg Manitoba, the dust from the traffic alone is an issue when it comes to healthy building ducting systems and heating or cooling equipment.
Think of the ducting system in your Winnipeg home or office as a respiratory system. Every time the air system heats or cools your building, the ducting system collects viruses, mold, pollen, bacteria, dirt, dust, debris, and microbial growth that are brought in by pets, unhealthy humans, outdoor viruses, seasonal plants and so on.
Living in Winnipeg Manitoba or Surrounding areas? are occupants in your home or office suffering from allergies, asthma, headaches, eye irritations, respiratory or sinus problems? Chances are that the air that you are breathing is the primary cause! A proper furnace cleaning In Winnipeg as well as a thorough Duct cleaning will go a long ways to help keep your building air healthy.
Believe it! The numbers show that <70% of all indoor air quality problems are directly related to poorly maintained HVAC (heating, ventilation & air conditioning) systems. Dirty ducts are an ideal breeding ground of Molds and other unhealthy bugs. In Winnipeg, yearly build-up of dirt, dust (and mites), pet hair and dander, pollen, mold, mildew and other contaminants become trapped inside the ductwork of your home. This isn't just dirty, it's unhealthy!
Furnace and Duct Cleaning in Winnipeg
In Winnipeg Manitoba, every time your heating or cooling system activates, it literally can burst a puff of germs, mites and any other bio build-up from your ducting system into the general air space of your dwelling. Common indoor air contaminants for Winnipeg Duct and Furnaces include:
- fibers and chemicals from carpeting and fabric
- vapors from cleaning products
- germs, bacteria and viruses
- hair, skin and pet dander
- dust from city street traffic
- pollen's from seasonal plants and trees
It is common knowledge that the combined health effects of the above mentioned pollutants can be significant. People suffering from allergies, asthma or other respiratory ailments are even more at risk.
Building Air & Outside Air Exchange
Most homes in Winnipeg (as usually mandated by local and federal building codes)
state that a separate combustion air and fresh air vent leading from the
exterior air space to the interior air space must be present.
Combustion and fresh air pipes must never be blocked.
However, fresh and combustion air pipes contribute to a unhealthy soup of contaminates that overtime make it difficult for the ducting system to "breathe" and function efficiently. Statistics with-in the heating and cooling industry has stated that over seventy-five percent of repair work needed on furnace systems is a result of dirty mechanical components. Make sure your furnace and Duct cleaning company in Winnipeg cleans all the heating pipes in your heating and air-conditioning system.
Any Winnipeg heating and ventilation trades person will surely agree that the basic most important part of equipment maintenance is a fact that clogged air filters cause reduced air supply and can play a major part in premature failure of any heating, ventilation & air conditioning component.
Cleaning the Ducts and Furnace in New Homes
If you are planning to move into a newly constructed home or office in Winnipeg or Winnipeg Metro areas, it is important to know that there was quite a lapse of time between the installation of the duct work and the completion of your home. During the construction stages of drywall, flooring, trim etc., there are opportunities for construction dust and dirt to fall into the registers openings while the house is being built. Building materials such as drywall dust and hardwood floor dust being the major problem areas for dirty ducting systems. Most air filters are not dense enough to keep this type of dust from finding its way into your duct and heating/cooling system.
Construction Work Is Messy
During the various stages of new home construction in and around Winnipeg, furnace motors and fans can become clogged with drywall and hardwood floor dust. Not only that, other construction materials are often found in the duct work and furnace fans.
Making sure the proper furnace and duct cleaning tools along with qualified labor will insure your ducting and equipment is clean, as well as save you major money on premature break-down of your heating and cooling systems.