Are Your Commercial Ducts in a Row?
A building’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system (HVAC) and subsequent ducts are critical to air quality. HVAC and duct cleanliness directly impact the functionality of the equipment as well; a clean system ought to function at maximum capacity. If your system is clean and properly functioning, it should provide you with positive indoor air quality and a lower monthly cost of running your HVAC system.
You can keep your commercial ducts in a row by changing the filters within the system regularly - it is recommended to change them every 90 days. Check any connections for damage. If you can see any damage to the connections, wires, or motors, then the damage needs to be repaired immediately to keep your HVAC system safe and properly functioning.
You should annually inspect your HVAC system and ducts to see if there is visible mold, a surplus of dust and debris, and rodent infestation. Signs of a rodent infestation would be feces and odors in your system or noises occurring in the system. If your HVAC system and ducts have any of these signs, then it is time to call in the professionals. SERVPRO of Hammond has highly trained cleanup and restoration technicians that will provide you with a free estimate for your HVAC system and ductwork.
If you notice that your system isn’t working and does typically, such as an increase in electrical bill costs or the system is running more often than usual, it may be time for a cleaning as well. If your system regularly provides you with maintenance issues such as improper temperature or humidity issues, these may be signs or symptoms of your HVAC system needing a checkup.
SERVPRO of Hammond understands the significance of a properly functioning HVAC and duct system. We want to help you do all you can to maintain your system. When you need professional cleanup and restoration of your commercial ducts, call SERVPRO of Hammond at (985) 542-7388 for a free estimate.