Ace Air, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Duct Repair’

“How Do I Fix My Damaged Ductwork?”

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

hvac-technician-hands-applying-sealant-on-ductsIf you’re expecting us to answer this with “duct tape,” you’d be mistaken.

You may be wondering about this one—after all, can’t anything be patched up with duct tape? Not the store-bought kind, unfortunately. Store-bought duct tape can resolve just about any situation (at least, temporarily) except for breaches in your air conditioning ductwork.

Unfortunately, however, one of the biggest energy wasters in your home comes from leaks in the ductwork, which is not something a lot of homeowners think about in terms of their indoor comfort. Professional duct sealing services from HVAC experts can stop your air conditioner (and forced air heater, for that matter) from losing up to 30% of the air traveling through its air ducts.

Think about what this translates to: This is conditioned air that you are paying for to keep you and your family comfortable, and it is simply going to waste. Keep reading to learn more!

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4 Things to Know about Air Ducts

Monday, December 18th, 2017

duct-system-sealing-handsThe air ducts are the gateway from your home’s air conditioner and heating system to the rooms of your home. The ductwork allows air to get sucked into the system in the first place and then to be distributed throughout the home as evenly as possible—if it’s in good shape.

But the fact of the matter is that most air ducts are not. The ductwork is likely something you know little about, even in your own home, and it could be bent out of shape (figuratively or literally). This is the first topic we’ll cover in our guide to what we think homeowners should know about the air ducts.

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Why You Should Know More about Your Home’s Air Ducts

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

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For some people, the only thing they know about their air ducts is what they’ve seen in spy movies. (However, you should know that air ducts are usually not wide enough or sturdy enough to serve as an escape route, and this would be quite dangerous.) We think it’s important for you to learn about how air ducts really work and what can go wrong with them, so that you’re better prepared to make repairs when needed.

If you need air conditioning services in Turlock, CA or a nearby area, give us a call. In the meantime, read up on why your air ducts are something you should be more aware of, and how to know if something’s gone wrong.

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