DUCTZ of Buffalo Service Tech Uncovers Myth about Air Duct Cleaning Service

There are several myths related to home air duct cleaning and sadly, some shifty contractors are speaking them as truth to sell their service

Buffalo, NY – Thanks to a local air duct cleaning expert with DUCTZ area residents have learned the truth about shifty contractors who use mythical information to scare people into hiring them. Though he earns his living providing air duct cleaning service, Robert Garman, owner of DUCTZ, will not perform unnecessary service or use scare tactics to convince homeowners to use his service.

There are many different individuals and companies who advertize air duct cleaning service. Some are reputable and some are not. This is why Garman is revealing the truth to consumers about air duct cleaning (http://www.ductcleaningbuffalo.com/):

Myth: Air duct cleaning service is recommended every year or two to eliminate dust and mold and prevent mold related illness

Truth: There is no recommended cleaning schedule; however the NADCA ACR 2006 Standard does have a recommended inspection schedule which for residential systems is the following:

Air Handling Unit – 1 year
Supply Ductwork – 2 years
Return Ductwork/Exhaust – 2 years

Myth: Discount air duct cleaning service only cost between $60 and $100 and the entire procedure is done within and hour or two

Truth: There is no reputable and qualified air duct cleaning service that can possibly do the job right for this price. This is a bait and switch technique, one of the most popular air duct cleaning scams being used today.

Air duct cleaning service can cost $450 to $1,000 per HVAC system, depending on the services, size of the system and the level of contamination. The job will take four to eight hours to complete.

Myth: Dust mites live and multiply in the ductwork

Truth: Dust mites do not live in ductwork

Consumers can visit the Air Duct Cleaning Buffalo website for a guide as to whether or not service is necessary. The decision is typically based on the amount of dust a home produces and the type of ductwork in the home.

Other services typically offered by air duct cleaning companies include applying duct sealant and sanitizers. Read Robert’s complete article to see what the EPA has to say about these services at http://www.airductcleaningbuffalony.com/

DUCTZ professionals are leading advocates for indoor air quality and strictly adhere to industry standards during HVAC system reconditioning and restoration projects. Their certified, qualified and trained professionals use proprietary techniques to provide superior service and maintenance of HVAC systems, improving the efficiency of the HVAC system and indoor air quality.

DUCTZ is the nation’s largest air duct cleaning and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) restoration company. DUCTZ service helps homeowners and businesses save money by optimizing HVAC system efficiency through cleaning and restoration. DUCTZ also provides microbial maintenance controls and chemical-free processes for reducing biological contaminants. DUCTZ is a member of the National Air Duct Cleaner’s Association (NADCA), Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) and Air Conditioning Contractors Association (ACCA), leading industry standards. DUCTZ was featured on cable television’s show Designing Spaces, and in Entrepreneur magazine’s January 2009 issue, was ranked #1 in its category and in the upper half of the Top 500 Franchises in the United States. In 2009, DUCTZ was acquired by newly created BELFOR Franchise Group, a privately held, multi-concept franchise system with access to BELFOR International, the world’s largest property restoration company.