Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Preventative maintenance is crucial in ensuring your system is working well. This is more than receiving your annual maintenance tune-up, but also inspecting your air filter. Your air filter is critical for keeping your system working efficiently and refining your home’s indoor air quality. As we’ll all be occupying more time indoors this winter, there’s no better time to aim on enhancing your home’s indoor air quality. Exchanging out your air filter is a painless task and there are several advantages to it such as:

Improved Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it drifts through your residence by confining dirt and debris. If someone in your home is suffering from allergies or asthma, a new air filter can do miracles to minimize the symptoms or negative impact from poor air quality. And if you have a pet, you realize pet dander is a constant challenge. A new, clean air filter will help you enjoy the air.

Expand the Life and Efficiency of Your System
A filthy air filter is one of the primary sources for system interruptions. When your air filter is unclean your system has to work tougher to achieve results, which will show on your utility costs and it can also cause your unit to overheat. Premptive maintenance such as air filter replacement will go a long ways in ensuring that your system has a prolonged, useful life.

It’s always best to adhere to your filter provider’s recommendation on how often you should be changing your filter. Lennox offers the best MERV filter available, which will last up to one year contingent on environments in the home. If you would like further 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 every season. Don’t wait any longer, give us a call at 706-695-7492 .

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