Questions About How Aeroseal Duct Sealing Works?

Many homeowners often ask the question about how Aeroseal duct sealing works when they are getting quotes on air duct cleaning services. Your duct work might not be working to it’s maximum efficiency. Air ducts can have gaps and holes that leak air supplied by your hvac system, which can increase your energy costs throughout the year.

There are variety of reasons why people use the Aeroseal service. But mostly they fit into three categories.

  • People are looking for energy savings. When the duct work is sealed, air is going were it is intended to go. Even though rooms may be comfortable, it causes the furnace or air conditioner to work longer to achieved the desired level of comfort if the ducts are leaking. On average the Aeroseal process improves the heating and cooling capacity by about 30 percent.
  • Indoor Air Quality; when the ducts are sealed we can reduce dust, radon migration to the conditioned space, and control humidity more effectively.
  • Comfort, very often we have people call that are experiencing rooms that are too hot or too cold, this could be the basement or located on the second floor. When we seal the duct work it means more air to the affected room, which equates to more comfort.

What is the Aeroseal Duct Sealing Process?

Safety King blocks and tapes off all the grills and registers in the home. The Aeroseal machine is then hooked
up to the duct work near the furnace. After everything is blocked, hooked up, the furnace is sealed off to protect heating and cooling components . The machine begins to blow an atomized polymer into the duct work. The sealing particulates go to the leakage points ( joints, seams, gaps) in the duct work and attach themselves to the edge of the opening and begin to build a seal.

How do Building Contractors like Aeroseal?

Safety King is used as quality assurance tool for builders, not all builders require their contractors to seal the duct work. Those who have strong positions on conservation, energy efficiency and quality like to use the Aeroseal product. It is also clear that the home buying consumer is looking for an efficient home, so it gives them an edge right off the bat.

For More Info on How Aeroseal Duct Sealing Works, Call 1-800-AIR-DUCT!

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