Frequently Asked Questions about Duct Cleaning

We’ve been cleaning air ducts in Atlanta for a long time, along the way we’ve heard some common questions that we’ve answered to clear up the air around what we do and the affects of our services.

How Long Does Air Duct Cleaning Take?-In most cases HVAC air duct cleaning takes a minimum of 3 hours. In other words, it is about 1 hour for every 1000 square feet. Painted on registers and complex setups with oddly placed registers can add to job length. Schedule Now

How long does Dryer Vent Cleaning take?- Dryer Vent cleaning typically takes 30-60 minutes to complete depending on the level of difficulty and location of the exhaust. Schedule Now

What type of equipment do you use for HVAC Air Duct Cleaning?- We use a combination of rotating brushes and negative pressurized HVAC HEPA vacuum collection systems. If you are interested in one of our services one of our techs will be more than happy to come out and see whats going on with your system and what actions we recommend you take.  Schedule Now

What do you use to sanitize the system?- For mild growth and odors we use an environmentally friendly solution called Envirocon.  In addition, for more serious growth or odors we use BBJ Mold Control inside the HVAC Ducts. Above all, if you are concerned about mold in you home or begin to smell a bad odor contact Daffy Ducts today!  Schedule Now


How often should HVAC air duct cleaning be done?- HVAC Ducts should be inspected every two years and the air handler annually. Cleaning frequencies vary greatly due to many factors. When was the last time you had your system serviced? Whether you just purchased a new home or if you cant remember the last time you had someone take a look at your system call Daffy Ducts today. “We’re Crazy About Quality” Schedule Now


How often should dryer vent be cleaned?- The National Fire Protection Agency recommends annual cleaning for dryer vent and Ducts. In addition, it is recommended that dryer vents with a vertical design be cleaned twice per year. has it been a while since you had you vents cleaned? Contact Daffy Ducts today and we will be glad to come out and take a look. Schedule Now

Check Your Air Ducts

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What are the benefits of air duct cleaning?- There are several benefits to getting your air ducts cleaned, the most common are listed here:

  • Air Duct Cleaning Eliminates contamination of the HVAC Ducts and system.
  • Duct cleaning reduces sources of allergies like pet hair and pollen.
  • Dust collection throughout the home is greatly reduced leading to a healthier living space.
  • All duct cleaning removes all particles that absorb odor resulting in a fresher smelling home.
  • HVAC System efficiency and performance improves as a result of air duct cleaning 
    Suffering From Home Allergens

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    Millions of particles of pollen just like these can be trapped in your vents and can be harmful to both adults and children whether you have allergies or not. If you are concerned about whats in your vents schedule an appointment with Daffy Ducts today! Schedule Now

What are the benefits of dryer vent /duct cleaning?- There are several benefits to getting your dryer vents professional cleaned, the most important are listed below.

  • When flammable lint is removed from the vents you have a reduced risk of a house fire
  • Dryer Vent cleaning improves the performance, efficiency and life of the clothes dryer.
  • You save time after having the dryer vent cleaned by reducing dry times and the number of cycles spent on clothes. Meaning you have more time to do things you like and less time doing laundry.
  • Your clothes will last longer. In other words, no more burnt clothes, a blocked dryer vent can cause your dryer to overheat ruining the threads in your precious clothes

Getting your dryer vents cleaned will not only protect your home but it ensure your family is safe as well. Make the right decision and schedule an appointment with Daffy Ducts. “We’re Crazy About Quality” Schedule Now

Burning Smell in Your Dryer

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Is Daffy Ducts Insured?- Daffy Ducts maintains both General Liability and Workers Comp Insurance at all times.  Schedule Now

Who we are and what sets us apart

Daffy Ducts has been in business for 11+ years and has serviced over 11,000 homes in the Atlanta area. We have earned an A+ Rating with the Better Business Bureau and we focus on quality and delivering a great experience to you from start to finish.