Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Preemptive maintenance is crucial in making sure your system is operating well. This goes beyond receiving your routine maintenance service, but also inspecting your air filter. Your air filter is imperative for keeping your system operating efficiently and improving your home’s indoor air quality. Because many of us will be occupying more time indoors this winter, there’s no better time to aim on refining the quality of air in the home. Swapping out your air filter is a painless chore and there are many paybacks such as:

Enhanced Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it moves throughout your home by confining contaminants. If a member of your household is enduring allergies or asthma, a new air filter can do great things for their health. And if you have a pet, you understand pet dander is a constant concern. A quality, clean air filter will allow you to breathe in better air.

Extend the Life and Efficiency of Your System
A dirty air filter is one of the leading sources for system failures. When your air filter is unclean your system has to operate tougher to achieve results, which will show on your utility costs and it can also cause your unit to overheat. Anticipatory maintenance such as air filter replacement will aid in making sure that your system has a prolonged, useful life.

It’s smart to follow your filter provider’s advice on how often you should be exchanging your filter. Lennox sells the best MERV filter available, which will live up to one year contingent on conditions in the home. If you would like more information on the benefits of replacing your air filter, we’re always available to answer any questions and help you keep your indoor space cozy this season and throughout the year. You can call our pros at 772-247-2283 to schedule a visit to book an appointment.

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