Cleanliness is a synonym of good health. Along with our house, we must keep offices and public building such as hospitals, schools, shops, etc. absolutely clean. Generally, when we talk about cleaning, people give more emphasis on dusting and sweeping. Of course, keeping fans, floors, ceilings, desks, etc. clean is important, but we can’t ignore the importance of Duct Cleaning.

Let’s explore the necessity of all duct cleaning services. Let’s start with the definition of duct cleaning:

What Is Duct Cleaning

Commercial buildings contain heating and cooling systems. Due to the multitude of airborne pollutants, such as, dust mites, smoke, pet hair, etc. the duct system can muck up. Duct cleaning services will clean each different component of your cooling and heating systems. Below is the list of some components cleaned during a thorough duct cleaning:

  • Air Ducts
  • Air registers
  • Heat exchangers
  • Heating coils
  • Cooling coils
  • Grills
  • Diffusers
  • Fan motors
  • Fan Housing
  • And more

As you can see there is a lot of work that requires skills to clean each of these components. This kind of cleaning is different to your simple sweeping or dusting work – it often requires professional help from experienced technicians.

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Why You Need To Clean Your Ducts

There are many reasons to clean your heating and cooling system on a regular interval. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has suggested major reasons for duct cleaning. These include:


Your duct system can be home to debris, bacteria, fungi and other allergens. The air circulated through such systems can be damaging to your health. It has really serious effects on people having some respiratory disease such as Asthma. Also, kids can get sick because of it. Thus, air duct cleaning must be performed in schools, hospitals, offices and all commercial and public buildings to keep air fresh and healthy.


Some duct systems are situated at a place that has damp or moisture such as a basement. This moisture results in the growth of mould and mildew, which is unhygienic and ugly. Duct cleaning services not only clean ductwork, but also takes steps to prevent mould growth in the future.

Improved Performance and Long Life

Cleaning the ductwork will purify the air as well as improving the performance and life span of duct systems. It is similar to machinery, which last longer if well maintained.

Save Money

You might be thinking that investing in duct cleaning services will result in increased expenses for your office or building. However, regular duct cleaning will increase efficiency and performance of the system. It will save power, which saves money every month. Also, there are many cost-effective service providers to help you control the cost.

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  • We have ducted air conditioning and have it professionally serviced every two years and we clean the filters etc regularly as well as exhaust fans in bathroom and kitchen.


  • Thanks for sharing, I’ll be checking all mine now.


  • That is gross, to think of all the places you visit that probably don’t do it as often as they should. I only have a wall mounted aircon so I can only vacuum the vents.


  • Everything needs to be cleaned!


  • I’ll pass this onto my husband :)


  • This doesn’t happen nearly enough for commercial buildings.


  • I guess that all makes sense, I do clean our vents and exhaust fans, we dont have any ducts though


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