Bathroom Exhaust Fan Maintenance & Repairs | Charleston SC
It is important to have a properly working exhaust fan in your bathroom. Bathroom exhaust fans are important to help move the moisture out of the room and remove airborne odors and pollutants. Moisture in a bathroom can lead to peeling finishes, warped doors, and even mold growth.
If you need bathroom exhaust fan repairs or power services in the Charleston area, fill out the contact form below to schedule an appointment.
Did you know that your bathroom exhaust fan requires proper care and maintenance?
When your bathroom exhaust fan isn’t working properly, condensation will form and can cause the finishes to peel and separate from the walls and window casings. This can allow moisture to get into the walls and mold to grow and ruin the drywall which can become a serious health issue.
Bathroom exhaust fans are located in damp environment and can easily get filled with dirt and dust which makes them less efficient. It is important that you inspect and clean your bathroom exhaust fan at least twice a year. Cleaning a bathroom exhaust is typically an overlooked task but once you understand how to do it, it’s really simple. A proper maintenance schedule will ensure quiet and efficient operation, increase the fan’s lifespan, improve indoor air quality and keep the unit attractive in appearance. Below we’ve shared a 5 step cleaning process for your bathroom exhaust fan.
5 Step Cleaning Process
1. Turn off all power to your bathroom
2. Locate your bathroom exhaust fan
3. Locate the exhaust fan blade
4. Clean the cover and the fan blade
5. Inspect the vent
When do I need to call an electrician for bathroom exhaust fan repairs?
If you have an older unit or you begin to notice that your exhaust is no longer making a difference in the room’s humidity level, it might be time to have inspected by a licensed electrician. Many times a broken exhaust fan doesn’t need to be replaced but can be repaired by a licensed electrician. If you notice that your bathroom exhaust fan is clunking or vibrating, has reduced air flow or won’t turn on, then we recommend hiring a licensed electrician. Hiring a licensed electrician to fix or update your bathroom exhaust fan will make it more efficient and effective at moving the moisture out of the room as well as quieter.
Bathroom Exhaust Fan Repair Near Me
Transworld Electric offers exhaust fan repairs in Charleston, SC and the surrounding areas. Our licensed electricians will help to keep your bathroom exhaust fan working properly and all electrical connections are safely secured.
What services does Transworld Electric offer for exhaust fans?
Why choose Transworld Electric?
Transworld Electric has been trusted in Charleston since 1987. All of our electricians are all licensed, bonded, insured, and ready to handle all your electrical service needs. Additionally, all of our employees are background checked and drug tested. We don’t hire any electrical helpers so you can trust that the electrician who arrives is experienced professional and performs every job efficiently and safely.