With the passage of time, the exteriors of your walls of your air conditioning systems and ducts collect particles of dust, allergens, and other debris. These particles significantly contaminate the efficiency of your heating and cooling system. With that, the ventilation of your residence takes a toll, build up of dust and allergens occur and overall health is affected, making vent duct cleaning a necessity.
The case of dirt and debris increase in heating vents because of the positioning of their installment. They are close to the floor and that would make them more vulnerable to collection of dust. Thus making floor vent cleaning a must factor in improving the hygiene of your household.
Things you will need for floor vent cleaning
- A Screwdriver
- A Stepladder
- Vacuum cleaner with an extended suction pipe.
- A Damp rag
- Safety glasses to prevent dust entering the eyes.
Things you will have to do for floor vent cleaning
But obviously, switch off your heating system before dismembering the plates of the vents.
Check the plates of all the heating vents and also the screws if they are well fit, they would have to be fit for the next move.
Vacuum the heating vent plates, these will help suck out the extra dust that’s lying on the other side of the plates.
Now with a screwdriver loosen up and remove the plates by unscrewing them and put them in the right place to fix then after the cleaning.
The now that after having opened up the plates to your heating system you now have access to the insides of the HVAC system. Clean them up with a damp cloth.
Now in the final step clean both the sides of the cover. Clean your floor vents with a damp cloth you can also use an eco-friendly cleaner to ward off hard stains. Be cautious so as to not use a paper towel, as the rough texture of the vent will just destroy the paper the paper. If your floor vent cleaning is getting difficult due to stubborn stains you can make use of hot water. Make the cover dry first completely before screwing them back over the vent.
If you do not want to go through all these hassles and want to have a day to yourself reach Tom’s Professional vent duct cleaning and we will give you just the cleaning your HVAC system needs. We are the most asked for service providers for duct cleaning in Melbourne. You can reach us out at 1300 068 194.