Cost to Top Quality Clean an Air Duct in Chicago for the Right Price

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The cost of an air duct cleaning in Chicago varies and normally ranges anywhere from around $300 to over $1000 for an overall cleaning of the central air conditioner. However, there are some that offer to do it for only $75, but be careful. There is no other way to do HVAC cleaning than by doing it right. Keep in mind that anyone who keeps on claiming that they will do the job for less than $300 is either a scammer, will do the job poorly, or will charge hidden fees.

Estimated final cost for air duct cleaning

Item Quantity Fair Price
Duct & Vent Cleaning Labor 2 Hours $382.41
Duct & Vent Cleaning Equipment Allowance $22.96
Totals - Cost to Clean Ducts & Vents - 1200 Square Feet $405.37
Average Cost Per Square Foot $0.34

How often should Chicago air ducts be cleaned?

Typically, it is recommended that air ducts be cleaned after 8 to 10 years. However, a household where there are children, pets, family member with respiratory issues or compromised immune system needs to have their HVAC duct system cleaned more frequently.

Why should I invest in Chicago air duct cleaning?

As per The American Lung Association, 90% of people spend most of their time indoors. Having your HVAC's air duct cleaned frequently will remove the accumulated dust, debris such as cobwebs, and rodent droppings that normally block the airflow and decrease the efficiency of the system. Not only that, but a regular air duct cleaning is said to increase the quality of the indoor air.

How long does an average Chicago ductwork cleaning session take?

A regular size home's air duct can take about 2 to 4 hours to clean and that is with at least two technicians present. Big homes and those with pets may take longer hours to clean.

What parts of the Chicago ductwork get cleaned?

Inside an air system, there are some major components included in a ductwork cleaning. The supply and return grills, the interior surface of the supply and return vent, and the HVAC system air handler. All of these components should be cleaned meticulously. If only a part of the system gets cleaned, there is a high possibility that the uncleaned components can contaminate the cleaned one, rendering the ductwork cleaning useless.

Find the Best Costs on Air Duct Cleaning - Chicago, 60601

In average sized homes, it is estimated that hiring Chicago air duct cleaners can cost between $275 to $350 depending on the size and number of vents. Although there is no guaranteed study that could warrant that duct cleaning in Chicago will increase the quality of air, it is still important to clean the air ducts as they are an important part of the HVAC system. Failure to keep them clean can lead to problems that may affect the whole system.

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    A-A Mechanical

    Rating: 84
    1858 N Oakley Ave. 
    ChicagoIL  60601
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    A A Calabrese Heating & Cooling Inc

    Rating: 61
    2025 W Ohio St. 
    ChicagoIL  60612
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    AAAA Aircondition & Heating Inc

    Rating: 68
    303 W Erie St Ste 600. 
    ChicagoIL  60654
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    A A Zayed Heating & Cooling

    Rating: 69
    8026 S Kolmar Ave. 
    ChicagoIL  60601
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    A-A Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning

    Rating: 60
    1869 N Milwaukee Ave. 
    ChicagoIL  60647
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    A A Service Heating & A/C Repair Co.

    Rating: 69
    1631 N Halsted St. 
    ChicagoIL  60614