Frequently Asked Questions
Still have questions about our services? Our most frequently asked questions about our home ventilation services can be found on this page. Can’t find what you are looking for? No problem! Simply Contact Us instead!
Mini Split Heat Pump Questions
Most manufacturers recommend every two weeks.
The manufacturer uses the word “regularly” in their cleaning schedule. From our experience, annually deep cleaning is sufficient under normal operating conditions. More frequent cleanings may be requires if you own pets or smoke indoors.
Yes, the Condenser Coil Cleaner is specifically designed to safely clean sensitive HVAC equipment. It is non-fuming, non-caustic, and environmentally friendly. It complies with the manufacturers cleaning agent instructions.
We offer Ductless Mini Split Heat Pump cleaning, HRV cleaning, Air Exchanger cleaning, Air Duct cleaning for all types of ducting and Dryer Vent cleaning. We also offer HRV and Air Exchanger system repair, installation and servicing.
We will cover all of your soft furnishings to protect them from any chemicals that we use. We can also provide further assurance that we try to choose non-caustic, safe chemicals that we then thoroughly rinse off to leave your system clean, fresh and dry. We will ensure all mess is removed once we are done to leave your house just as we found it. When you choose DeepClean NL you have no need to worry about damage.
We shouldn’t take longer than an hour or two to perform the task but we will be able to give you an accurate time span when we have evaluated your system and your situation. To be safe, schedule a morning or afternoon free on the day you wish your system cleaned, although it won’t take as long as you might think!
HRV, Air Exchanger Questions
Without at least an annual deep clean grease, grime, bacteria and mold affect your air quality. Worse, without this maintenance the product life of your whole HVAC or HRV unit can be reduced. IF you want your system to last you need to get it cleaned!
The drain line does become dirty with time, this is normal. The drain line should be replaced if it becomes obstructed. Replacements are available.
Typically, one to two hours.
Air Duct Cleaning Questions
Air ducts that we clean are:
- Oil, wood and combination type furnace ducting.
- Heat pump zoned ducting systems.
- Home ventilation system ducting (heat recovery ventilator and air exchanger ducting) flexible duct and solid duct.
- Dryer Vent ducting.
Yes it is. Older systems may require duct inspection to determine the condition of the ducting before cleaning.
Each floor, wall and/or ceiling cover and its associated ducting. This includes the supply and return duct for furnace ducting.
The supply and exhaust ducting is cleaned in home ventilation system ducting.
Flexible ductwork that is damaged cannot be safely cleaned (ventilation systems). Solid ductwork that is not accessible due to its design and/or poor installation practices may not be effectively cleaned.
Yes, cleaners are used to clean the vent covers.
Yes, Furnace and Heat Pump systems are fogged with a fungicide, bacteriostat and deodorizer after the air duct cleaning. If the use of these cleaners are a concern, please advise us upon booking.
Depending on the size of the home, usually 2.5-5 hours.
We use an industrial HEPA Filter vacuum and offer disposable hearing protection to our customers. If any occupants are sensitive to noise, please let us know upon booking.
If you have pets that will be present during the cleaning that are sensitive to noise, please let us know upon booking.