In the winter, the appropriate amount of ductwork insulation will help your forced-air heating equipment deliver the warmest air possible to every room. Insulation is most important to install on duct runs that travel through the attic, garage, or other unheated space, though it can have benefits anywhere your ducts are located.
Ductwork leaks could be seriously reducing the energy efficiency of your heating system, costing you a great deal of money each month in the form of wasted energy. Even worse, if your ducts are leaking, they could be putting you and your loved ones at risk by causing carbon monoxide to backdraft into your home. The best way to eliminate these problems is by sealing leaks in your ductwork.
Quite often, poorly distributed heat is not an equipment problem but your ductwork or vents. A common problem is blocked vents. You often want furnishings in a certain place but if they're in a position to block incoming or outgoing…
While most people are diligent enough to dust and vacuum the surfaces inside their home, few think about the dust that circulates through their central heat and air conditioning systems.
Have your energy costs been on the rise? Have you ever stopped to think that your ductwork could be to blame? If your ducts are leaking, you’re not getting the full benefit of the conditioned air for which you’ve paid.…