Riteway Service Company Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Duct Sealing’

Do You Have Leaky Ducts?

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Central air conditioners and furnaces are still the preferred choice of HVAC systems for a number of homeowners throughout the country, and for good reason. They are reliable, and today’s models are built with much greater efficiency than those of the past. Still, if you are using these forced-air systems, there’s one crucial factor to keep in mind: the condition of your ductwork.

Ductwork which has been compromised can prove highly disadvantageous to you and your home in a number of ways. Inspecting your ducts, however, takes a lot more than just looking at it on your own. You need a professional to inspect and determine if and where duct sealing is necessary. In the meantime, though, we’ve provided some signs below that your ductwork may be breached.

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Could Your Ductwork Be Causing Your Discomfort?

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Have you been running your air conditioner, but finding that you are having trouble getting comfortable? If you aren’t getting the cooling temperature you desire, or if your indoor air quality is suffering, you may assume that there’s something wrong with your HVAC system.

While you should always have your air conditioner checked by a professional if you believe you have a problem, it’s important to know that there is one component of that system that is often forgotten: your air ducts. Your ductwork is a lot more susceptible to problems than you may realize. Keep reading to discover how your ductwork may be causing you discomfort.

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