When your air conditioner is blowing hot air, or your heating system simply will not start up when it ought to, it is pretty obvious that there is a problem requiring professional attention. However, there are certain situations which may develop with your HVAC system which are not quite as clearly defined. Damaged air ducts are among these issues.
You cannot see most of your ductwork, which makes stumbling across damages in a visual manner pretty much impossible. There are, though, plenty of warning signs that you may require duct repair services in North Seattle; you just have to know what it is that you are looking for. Contact G&S Heating, Cooling & Electrical, Inc. today to learn more or to schedule professional duct repair services with technicians that you can trust.
- Whistling or Hissing Sounds: When you run your HVAC system, do you hear a whistling or hissing sound? This may be the sound of air leaking out of your air ducts en route to its destination. If a leak is at an audible level, it is important that you schedule duct repair services immediately. Not only is the sound itself annoying, but such air loss can have a negative impact on the performance of your HVAC system.
- Uneven Heating and Cooling: When you walk throughout your home, do you notice that different areas are warmer or cooler than others? Unless you have specifically set different temperatures in different areas of your home, there is no reason as to why your HVAC system should not be heating and cooling it evenly. It is very likely that damaged ductwork is to blame.
- High Heating and Cooling Costs: You should have a general idea of how much it costs to heat and cool your home. Obviously you are going to be paying more the more that you use your HVAC system. However, any inexplicable spikes in your heating and cooling costs should be investigated promptly. You may require professional duct repair services in order to heat and cool your home as effectively as efficiently as possible. Make sure that you schedule any such services with the pros on our staff.