MYTH: Ducts should be cleaned once a year at minimum.
FACT: Dirt in air ducts adhere to duct surfaces and does not necessarily enter the living space.
Ducts should be cleaned under the following circumstances:
- There is substantial visible mold growth on hard surface ducts or on other components of the heating and cooling system.
- Ducts are infested with vermin.
- Ducts are clogged with excessive amounts of dust and debris and/or particles are actually released into the home from the supply registers.
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