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Blog Title: Do ducts not made of bare sheet metals stand a greater risk of contamination?

Main Que: Do ducts not made of bare sheet metals stand a greater risk of contamination?

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  • Query By: Rich Bush (Tulsa, OK)
  • Date: 11/17/2016

Answer: You have a wide choice in duct materials these days. You have ducts made of fiberglass, sheet metals as well as flex ducts. The fiberglass duct boards commanded the highest price in the market due to its thermal and acoustic performance. But off late the increase in steel prices have made the rates of metal ducts go high. The flexible duct is generally lined with plastic or some other type of material. These are the cheapest ducts in the market.

  • Replied By: Joan preston (Phoenix, AZ)
  • Replied Date: 11/28/2016