Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Anticipatory maintenance is important in keeping your system is running smoothly. This goes beyond getting your routine maintenance tune-up, but also inspecting your air filter. Your air filter is imperative for keeping your system running effectively and enhancing your home’s indoor air quality. As we’ll all be spending more time indoors this season, there’s no better time to concentrate on refining the quality of air that is circulating within your house. Exchanging out your air filter is a simple chore and there are several paybacks such as:

Increased Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it drifts through your house by confining contaminants. If a member of your household is enduring allergies or asthma, an efficient air filter can do wonders for their health. And if you have a pet, you realize pet dander is a constant concern. A quality, clean air filter will allow you to breathe easy.

Increase the Life and Efficiency of Your System
A dirty air filter is one of the biggest reasons for system failures. When your air filter is dirty your system has to operate tougher to do its job, which will be evident on your energy 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 long, effective life.

It’s wise to adhere to your filter provider’s advice on how often you should be swapping your filter. Lennox sells the highest MERV filter available, which will live up to one year reliant on circumstances in the home. If you would like additionals information on the benefits of replacing your air filter, we’re always ready to answer any questions and help you keep your home cozy this season and all-year long. You can call our pros at 772-232-7649 to schedule a visit to book an appointment.

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