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Many homes that have a central heating unit have a problem with distribution of heating or cooling.  This can become an issue with extreme hot or cold days, leaving you in a situation of discomfort.  When you’ve got a central air conditioning unit, there is generally only one switch that controls the entire temperature for the house.  You can’t just force air into one room, it’s going to produce hot or cold air throughout the entire house.  There are a few different options you have in these scenarios, which we’ll explain below. Get your Ducts Cleaned and your HVAC Unit serviced The first thing to try is simple: get your ducts cleaned!  The problem could simply be that there is dust and debris blocking one specific room, or even the entire wing of your home.  If done properly by a professional, you’ll end up getting the “Central” back in your central air unit.  This is going to be the most cost effective over time as well.  Not only will your unit run smoothly in the future because it’s having to work less hard in order to produce the proper amount of comfortable air, but you’ll get the air into the room within the proper fashion.  Not only this, but the thing most people do in a situation where they’re uncomfortable is that they’ll turn the temperature down or up in the central unit, even though it’s just one room that is out of the temperature range they’re after.  The result
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Air ducts are vital components of your home’s heating and cooling system. You may have an efficient furnace, but if your air ducts are not in good condition, your heating and cooling efforts will be limited, and you will likely have an exorbitant energy bill. In addition, damaged ducts could end up pulling dust and debris into your home. Damaged air ducts are not unusual in older homes. Over time, air ducts can suffer from basic wear and tear. Air duct damage is also a common occurrence in homes that have recently undergone repairs or renovations. Ducts can easily be damaged by work crews that are not careful. In most cases, air ducts can be repaired and restored to their original state. We provide comprehensive duct repair service on residential, commercial and industrial properties. We start by assessing your air ducts for damage. By testing the airflow, we detect whether there are any leaks or openings in the ducts. From there, we inspect specific areas that may need to be repaired. Air duct systems can be extensive, and it’s important to be aware of particularly vulnerable areas. If there are any leaks, we will seal them with mastic foam or metal tape, depending on the nature of the leak. We will repair or replace any joints that are unsealed. We will also look at the air duct insulation to see if it needs to be modified or replaced. When we have finished repairing your air ducts, we will test your
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