Keeping Your Indoor Air Vents Clean
It is important to keep indoor air vents clean, as dirty air vents can cause a variety of issues. Build-up of dirt and debris in the ducts can result in reduced efficiency and increased energy costs, as well as health related problems such as increased allergies, asthma, respiratory illnesses and other air quality issues. Regular maintenance should include checking your vents for visible signs of dirt and dust accumulation, inspecting them for blockages or damage, and cleaning them regularly with approved products. In order to ensure that your indoor air quality remains healthy and efficient, it’s essential to consider regular maintenance for your air ducts.
Professional air duct cleaning services are available to help maintain the safety of your home ventilation system while ensuring that you receive optimal indoor air quality. Clean indoor air vents are essential in order to reduce the risk of indoor air pollution and health-related issues, so it is recommended that regular cleaning and maintenance be performed as part of a comprehensive home ventilation system routine.
By taking measures to keep indoor air vents clean, you can help ensure the safety of your indoor environment for yourself and your family. It’s important to remember that there may still be some dust particles throughout the house even after thorough cleaning, but regularly maintaining them can help minimize the amount significantly. If you have any questions or concerns about indoor air quality, please contact a certified professional today. They will be able to answer any questions you have and provide guidance on how to properly maintain your indoor air vents and ensure indoor air quality.
The benefits of regularly cleaning indoor air vents are worth the effort, as a healthy indoor environment is essential for your health and well-being. With regular maintenance, you can have peace of mind knowing that your indoor space is clean and safe for everyone who spends time in it. Taking steps to keep indoor air vents clean will help ensure that your indoor environment remains comfortable and healthy for years to come.
We are a 2nd generation family owned and operated business that has been working in homes with basements and crawl spaces for over 35 years. We have been waterproofing and sealing about 500 foundations a month during that time as the largest Waterproofing contractor in the Midwest with 15 locations servicing 8 states.
20 years ago we would seal a foundation and recommend a standard dehumidifier to address the additional water vapor (humidity in the air) inherently found in below grade environments, such as basements and crawlspaces. Back then, dehumidifiers were the industry standard to help with this problem. However, many of our customers were looking to us as the “foundation expert”, asking…
“What else do you have? I really am not getting results with this messy, expensive dehumidifier. My foundation is dry, walls are dry, floor is dry, so why does it still smell and feel like a basement?”
We needed to find something better. Our company’s core values include offering world class customer service to every customer, every time. So, we challenged our Research and Development department to find a real solution for our customers to combat not only the moisture, but also the odors, pollutants and unhealthy environment our customers were concerned about. We found, tested and installed a ventilation product for a period of three years. We private labeled that product as the EZ Breathe Ventilation System. The feedback in those first three years from our customers, as well as our installation crews, did not live up to the standard of quality to be included in our waterproofing process that offered a life time warranty. Once again, we needed something better.
We valued not only the results, but what we were learning from our customers. So, we went back to the drawing board, took matters into our own hands and made quality improvements to that first generation ventilation unit.
Our own EZ Breathe Ventilation System was born…reengineered, redesigned and much improved! We quickly learned that our crews were thrilled with the quality improvements, ease of operation and installation, but more importantly, our waterproofing customers loved the new, improved EZ Breathe unit as well.
Their feedback told us the air in their basements and crawlspaces felt better, but their entire home was benefiting from their EZ Breathe as well. We received countless letters thanking us because their whole house felt different, less odors, fresher air upstairs too, family members were feeling better, needing less allergy medicine, husbands were no longer snoring, children were no longer coughing as much, the home and it’s family were living healthier lives!
It was time for us to move beyond simply offering this innovative technology to just our waterproofing customers. Our passion and commitment to helping people improve their indoor air environments is what drove us to incorporate EZ Breathe Ventilation Systems as an independent company in 2003. We strongly believe that homeowners everywhere deserve a healthy indoor air quality.
We have spent the last 15 years dedicated to learning about the relationship between our home and our health; indoor air quality, the home as a system, building science and how it relates to indoor air quality as well as the challenges our modern day practices pose to the quality of air we breathe in our homes.