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Duct Armor FAQs

October 9, 2018

Did you know that in a typical air duct system, 20 to 30 percent of circulated air is lost due to leaks in the vents? As a homeowner who pays good money to run and maintain a vent system, this is likely quite frustrating for you. But there is a simple solution: Duct Armor. Fresh Ducts has been sealing air ducts in Weber County, UT since 1993, and we are proud to be a licensed dealer for Duct Armor, the simple, effective duct sealant that is affordable for virtually every homeowner. Want to learn more about what Duct Armor can... View Article

How Duct Leakage Steals Twice

September 24, 2018

Would you be surprised to find out that the biggest energy waster in your house isn’t the TV or lights, but duct leakage? It’s true! The worst part about duct leakage isn’t the fact that you’re losing your conditioned air—it’s that the leaks can cause air from outside to be pulled inside. When this happens your HVAC unit has to work twice as hard to keep your home comfortable, which really racks up your energy bill throughout the month. Continue reading to learn more about duct leakage and how Fresh Ducts can help take care of the problem. Where is... View Article

What You Need to Know About Duct Leakage Testing

September 10, 2018

You wouldn’t put up with a leaking pipe, would you? Of course not—you’d call a plumber to fix the pipe for you. After all, a leaky pipe wastes water, leads to water damage and can eventually cause mold growth. But what would you do about a leaky air duct? Air seeping out of your duct won’t cause as much damage as a leaking pipe, but it’s still a big waste of energy and can lead to a buildup of moisture, mold and rot. Continue reading to learn about air duct leakage and how it can be prevented with professional duct... View Article

What Is Mastic?

August 24, 2018

If you aren’t an HVAC technician, you might not be familiar with the intricacies of ductwork. While you don‘t have to be an expert to make good decisions about caring for and repairing your system, it’s still important that you are familiar with the various aspects and components that make your HVAC system work. Keeping your ducts in working order requires frequent repair and resealing to prevent leaks and drafts, and you have to choose an effective sealing product. Some people opt for duct tape to seal their ductwork, but you should also consider mastic when you’re in the market... View Article

Are All Duct Sealers in Weber County, UT the Same?

August 10, 2018

Whether you’re cooling your home during the summer or trying to heat it up in the winter, your ductwork plays an essential role in circulating air through your home. Unfortunately, ductwork is notorious for developing leaks that can cause drafts, decreased efficiency and less effective operation of your HVAC system. To mend these leaks and secure connections in ductwork, people use a variety of duct sealing products. Lots of people think that different duct sealer products are pretty much the same when it comes to effectiveness, but there are a lot of things that distinguish these various duct sealers in... View Article

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