When Is the Right Time to Clean My Air Ducts in Portland?

So you must be looking to get your air ducts cleaned. Why else would you be reading this? Maybe you still have some questions about air duct cleaning. Or maybe you’re doing some research so you choose the right company.

In any case, you’ve come to the right place. We promise. One of the most common questions we get is, “When is the best time to clean my air ducts?” There’s never a bad time to get your air ducts cleaned. But getting you air ducts cleaned at this time of year is a great time.

That’s because spring is allergy season. There’s a lot of extra pollen and dust floating through the air. And that means your air ducts will be full of all of that nasty stuff. And that means it will be carry it all throughout your house.

Still not sure if the air ducts in your Vancouver-Portland home need to be cleaned? One easy way to find out is to look at your return vents. If your return vents are lined with things like dust, pet hair, and other grime, that’s a good sign your air ducts need to be cleaned.

Another common question we get is, “How much will it cost to get my ducts cleaned?” That’s an important question.

Some companies advertise a super low price. But in most of those cases they aren’t really doing any work. In other words, you’ll get what you pay for: a low quality job. 

Here’s a general rule of what to expect from a professional air duct cleaning company. Customers can typically plan on $350 to $500 for a 2,000 square-foot home.

But remember, that is an estimate. To get a more precise estimate for your Portland, Beaverton or Vancouver area home give Better Air Northwest a call at 360-852-6212 in Vancouver, or 503-208-8351 in Portland. Or click here to contact us online.