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How Dirty Air Ducts & Vents Negatively Impact Your Health January 19, 2017

Downtown Eagle River, Anchorage
How Dirty Air Ducts & Vents Negatively Impact Your Health, Anchorage, Alaska

Are you on the fence about air duct cleaning and the benefits that come along with the service? The easiest way to make the decision is to take a quick look at a few of the negative health effects that come along with dirty ducts and vents, all of which perfectly illustrate why air duct cleaning is so essential. No matter where you live, and regardless of whether or not you suffer from allergies, there's no reasonable alternative to living with clean, breathable air all year round. 

The Health Effects Of Dirty Air Ducts & Vents

air ductsYou may have heard about how crucial air duct and vent cleaning services are for allergy relief. Aggravated allergies aren't the only problem dirty air will cause, though. People with asthma are also more likely to have attacks triggered because of pollen, mold, and dust exposure, so watch out for any family members who have worsening symptoms while indoors. 

Every time you take a breath in a home that hasn't had a recent cleaning, you could be absorbing all the lingering dust and debris, which will eventually make their way into your sinuses. In worst-case scenarios, you might end up with a painful sinus infection or other related health complications. 

Dirty air ducts are also the ideal breeding ground for bacteria and fungi, and the circulation of air gives them countless opportunities to be dispersed throughout your home. Just like the aforementioned sinus issues, this can lead to serious concerns such as respiratory infections. If anyone in your home finds themselves getting sick more often than usual, you should call in the pros for an air quality inspection as soon as possible. 

Taking control of your air quality is all about proper preventative maintenance, and you can never be too careful when it comes to the health of you and your family. Handle air duct cleaning early and often and you'll be able to breathe easy and continue enjoying the unbeatable warmth and comfort of home. 

Anchorage, AK, residents depend on Air Duct Cleaning & Services to keep their ducts clean and their air fresh. Check them out online for more information, including a helpful education page, and call them at (970) 350-3050 to request a free estimate today. 

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