Ductwork Repair & Replacement

Ductwork Problems - Garland's Best AC & Heating Repair LLC

Do you feel that your air conditioner is slowing down when it cools your house more than usual? Are you seeing warm or cold spots in your house?

If the answer to one of these questions can be “Yes,” it might be because of problems with your ducts and your ductwork may require to be fixed or replaced. Replacing or fixing damaged ductwork will dramatically reduce cooling and heating costs, and also provide greater comfort and stability in temperatures throughout your home.

Garland’s Best AC & Heating Repair LLC is one of the most trustworthy and reliable businesses that repair ducts. Servicing smaller residential systems for ducts to commercial ductwork of a larger size There aren’t any cooling or heating ducts that we’re not able to handle!

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Common ductwork problems

  • The ductwork that’s aging could be beginning to show signs of deterioration. Based on the kind of ductwork you have located in your home, generally between 5 and 10 years, the outer liner is beginning or is about to degrade and the insulation starts to disappear. If this occurs in an attic temperature that is more than 100 degrees, it could mean that your air is between 10 and 15 degrees higher when it enters your home, which could cause an increase in cooling and heating costs between 40 and 60 percent. To fix this issue the affected or broken ductwork needs to be replaced.
  • Leaks in air ducts can occur due to duct sealants that are in good condition beginning to fail or the company who put it in place didn’t safeguard the ductwork.
  • Rodents, such as rodents and squirrels, could cause damage to ductwork when trying to find an area that is cool in Texas’s hot climate. It’s a good idea to check your attic for rodents in the event of previous rodent issues.

What is Ductwork?

Ductwork is similar in design to straws, it transports air from one area to another (for example from the AC blower to the inside of your home). Ductwork is usually made of pre-insulated fiberglass duct board or malleable plastic. However, it can also be constructed of ductwork made from sheets of metal (a pipe made from sheet metal) that is then wrapped in insulation after it is put in place.

One of the most important causes of duct problems

Heating and cooling systems with ducts are installed in a way that they are hidden and not visible to us Therefore, when they require to be fixed, we don’t be aware of it if the air conditioning performance is inadequate.

Many heating systems that use ducts as well as air conditioning suffer from issues and cause problems in the course of time. The majority of these issues stem from possums and rodents along with cats and other animals. They chew their way through the ductwork trying to find a magical and secure place to reside but cause them with AC pipelines damaged. They’re not visible, but you might spot them or smell them.

The damages caused by possums are immense and vast and most of the time all AC ducts will require replacement. Garland’s Top AC and Heating Repair team of repairers for ducts is skilled in identifying problems and providing solutions to resolve the problem.

Other animals, including wombats, cats, dogs too, are at ease in vents to keep warm and keep warm, which leaves the vents of the AC damaged, thereby limiting the circulation of air.

Some ducts can be damaged due to flooding. When water manages to enter those AC ducts, it stays for a prolonged period and causes the ducts to shrink and then become damaged. Sometimes, people are able to get inside the ductwork, and they crush and damage the ducts. Sometimes, it’s because of inadequate installation or not being able to reach the air conditioning vents because they are located far from the heater. the airflow is lowered in specific parts of the house.

Garland’s Best AC & Heater Repair LLC will carry out an in-depth examination of the ductwork inside your home to determine the severity of repairs needed. The inspection of ductwork is 90% visual. There are times when an infrared camera may be utilized for a thorough inspection of the hard-to-see parts in the ductwork.

Garland Best AC & Heater Repair LLC can also perform the air-balance test. The majority of calls we receive the result from one part of the home that is either hot or cool, which suggests that you need to regulate the airflow within your home. This can be accomplished by installing dampers, making adjustments, and using modern devices (such as an airflow gauge or Bolometer) to measure the airflow rate in the region affected.

To plan your home’s air balance check, contact us now!

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