Improve Your Air Quality
The ventilation system is often the biggest culprit in poor Indoor Air Quality but you can help change that! Inspecting the ductwork in your home should be a high priority. In most cases, the HVAC the system has been operating for some time without much attention. Dirty ducts
can circulate odors, contaminants such as mold, and irritating dust throughout your home.
A routine part of SERVPRO® of Blount County's service is inspecting the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning unit (HVAC). Keeping the HVAC and ductwork clean can potentially extend the life-span of the equipment by allowing it to operate at peak condition, which may help save you money.
Duct cleaning may not always be necessary.
SERVPRO® of Blount County
will inspect your HVAC system and
ductwork and make recommendations about the best way to address any indoor air quality concerns. This inspection can
help save you money and provide peace of mind on the health of your HVAC system and ductwork.
In some circumstances, such as
after a fire, smoke, or suspected mold growth, duct cleaning becomes an essential part of the cleanup process.
In these cases, SERVPRO®
of Blount County can often restore
the HVAC system and ductwork to pre-damage
If you have a fuel-burning
furnace, stove, or fireplace, the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA) recommends they be inspected for proper functioning and be serviced before each heating season to protect against carbon monoxide poisoning.
The system is proven and cost-efficient. Unlike the majority of duct cleaning services, SERVPRO® of Blount County uses a portable ventilation and air duct cleaning system to examine ductwork and make a clean sweep,
removing years of dust and grime.
The process begins by using patented equipment, including a roto-scraper, which automatically
adapts to the duct’s shape and diameter while traveling through the duct, removing debris and filth before vacuuming begins.
Next, a powerful push-pull air delivery and collection system transfers the debris from the
ducting to a 16-gallon container.
Air is filtered through a HEPA filtration system, removing 99.97 percent of the particles in the
airstream. HEPA filters capture debris and keep the indoor environment clean.
As an optional process, a sealant or coating product may be sprayed to address odor or microbial concerns.
Filters will either be cleaned or replaced to remove odor and dirt.
For more information on duct cleaning or to schedule an appointment, contact your local SERVPRO® of Blount County.