Ultraviolet light helps kill a variety of harmful bacteria and mold. UV systems should prevent the organic build up on the surfaces of your HVAC system’s coils, and in your ducts. An additional benefit of UV lights is that they improve airflow and the energy efficiency of your HVAC system, as well as eliminating the need for regular duct cleaning.
Ultraviolet (UV) lights for air purification are more important for those who reside in humid areas prone to mold growth, or for those with compromised immune systems and severe health issues. HVAC UV lights do a better job at disinfecting and sterilizing the air in your home compared to filters alone.
UV light can help eliminate many types of fungi, bacteria, germs, viruses, and
pathogens. UV lights are installed within the air handler, which remains
turned on 24/7. The HVAC UV lights are effective at controlling mold inside the air
handler, as all mold in line-of-sight of the UV bulb will be killed, keeping the coil
Placement of the lighting system is important for high effectiveness. The UVC
purification lights must be mounted next to the evaporator coil and on the
downstream (cold air side) of the coil. Trust NEO Hvac, LLC to install your system today!
UV systems are designed to work with a particle filter and UV bulbs will need to be replaced every 12 to 24 months, depending on the model. One UV stick light bulb is estimated to last 9000 hours, just over 1 year. Replacement bulbs cost about $70 and replacing the bulb during each annual HVAC service and maintenance is nearly effortless.
For just under $100 per year including electricity and tube replacements, you can
have your UV lights purifying the air in your home or business.
This is a cutting-edge technology used in spaces like hospitals that is just now becoming widely available. With more people at home and sanitation being the biggest concern most are facing, make the decision today to chose clean air for you and your family.