It is that time of the year when pollen is in the air. A lot of people are allergic to pollen, dust and other allergens and end up sick. One person sick in the building could mean many more sick in the office over time and this could affect productivity. Since all office buildings have HVAC systems, and since all the employees work in closed environs, the allergens, bacteria, pollen etc keep rotating in the air and more and more people get sick. You need to calla HVAC specialist to help you keep the building healthy.
A HVAC specialist will first ensure that the duct work is clean. Ducts are notorious for being unclean and are also the place where mold, allergens etc proliferate. Once the ducts are cleaned the HVAC technician will clean the air filter as it will help in cleaning the air flow. These two steps will help in your battle against pollen, mold, bacteria etc.
An air cleaner can also be fixed in the existing HVAC system. Air cleaners are different from air filters as air filters will just filter dust, dirt etc. Air cleaners emit ultraviolet rays and the rays kill bacteria, virus and allergens and improve the air quality.
For duct cleaning instead of the HVAC technician you can hire a professional duct cleaning company. There are many duct cleaning companies and these companies have equipment that are specially created for duct cleaning. With such equipment the duct cleaners will be able to reach hard to reach places and clean the ducts properly. Finding a duct cleaning company is not easy as there are so many. You can check with your friends and relatives and ask them for references and then hire a good duct cleaning company.
If you want to find a good HVAC specialist, you can ask for references from friends and relatives. If they have used the services of a HVAC specialist and if they are happy with the work done then you can hire them too. In case, you are not happy with the references you can do an Internet search and short list a few companies. Go through their website and check the work they do and also check the testimonials. If contact numbers of clients are given, it is advisable to contact them and ask them about their experience. Check their licensing information, remember that licensing varies among states so check if the necessary licenses are there. Check if they have the required insurance as it is very important, in fact, insurance is most important when you want to hire a HVAC technician because if there are any accidents you could be held liable. One you have all the information, contact the HVAC company and ask the about the work they do, the offers they have and also whether they would be able to provide references. A good company will provide references and you can contact them directly and then decide. Also remember to check when the company was established, if the company has been existence for a long time you can be sure that they have the necessary experience and expertise to help you.