Have you ever heard the phrase, “What you don’t know won’t hurt you”? Well, that’s not entirely true, especially when it comes to your home’s duct systems. Although you generally can’t see ductwork, it’s there and it’s critical to the comfort and efficiency of your home’s A/C during a hot Florida summer.
A duct system is generally referred to as the air distribution system for your air conditioner. These ducts are long tube-like tunnels that snake around your home in between floors and ceilings, eventually reaching each room’s register to deliver warm or cool air. Poorly insulated duct systems can contribute to airflow problems. Dirt, dust or condensation around the air return grilles can be signs of leaky ducts