Having a furry friend in your house adds life and fun to a home. However, they
can cause damage to yout HVAC system. In the case of keeping your HVAC
running smoothly with pets in the home, it’s all about prevention. Following
are 5 simple ways to prevent permanent damage to your HVAC system.
- Groom your pet often
One super easy way to keep your HVAC clean and running smoothly is by grooming
your pet often. This will prevent stray hairs and dander from clogging up your HVAC
- Maintain your air filters
Another simple way to prevent your HVAC system from getting damaged from pet
hair and dander is by maintaining your air filters. By cleaning them out regularly,
you will keep hair and dander from clogging up and damaging your whole system.
- Seal your ducts
To keep hair and dander out of your system, make sure to seal all ducts. Not only
will this prevent air from escaping, it will also keep pet hair and dander out of your
ducts, and consequently your HVAC system.
- Cover your condenser unit
Although your condenser unit is generally outside, pets and other animals can still
damage it. They may find it and urinate in it or get debris in it, causing damage to
your system. Make sure there is a fence or some other protection around it to keep
your pets away.
- Regular maintenance from professionals
Last but not least, regular maintenance from the professionals at Brinson and Sons
will prevent any pet damage as well as any other damage from hurting your HVAC
system. Set up an appointment today!