Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Air Quality

Preventative maintenance is important in keeping your system running well. This not only means receiving your annual maintenance check, but also inspecting your air filter. Your air filter is vital for keeping your system running effectively and refining your home’s indoor air quality. As we’ll all be occupying more time indoors this time of year, there’s no better time to concentrate on improving your home’s indoor air quality. Exchanging out your air filter is a simple thing to do and there are many advantages to it such as:

Improved Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it flows through your home by trapping contaminants. If someone in your home is enduring allergies or asthma, a quality air filter can do great things for their health. And if you have a pet, you know pet dander is a constant battle. A quality, clean air filter will let you breathe easy.

Increase the Life and Efficiency of Your System 
A dirty air filter is one of the leading sources for system breakdowns. When your air filter is dirty your system has to work more to do its job, which will be evident on your utility bills and it can also cause your unit to overheat. Premptive maintenance such as air filter replacement will help to ensure that your system has a prolonged, useful life.

It’s always best to follow your filter provider’s recommendation on how often you should be swapping your filter. Lennox offers the best MERV filter available, which will last up to one year reliant on environments in the home. If you aren’t sure if it’s time to change your filter, we’re always accessible to answer any questions and help you keep your home comfy this season and all-year long. Give our experts at Breathe Healthier Air Inc a call at 772-600-7151 or set up an appointment with us online.

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