Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Preventative maintenance is crucial in keeping your system is working smoothly. 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 operating effectively and improving your home’s indoor air quality. As we’ll all be occupying more time indoors this season, there’s no better time to focus on enhancing the quality of air in the home. Swapping out your air filter is a simple chore and there are many paybacks such as:

Enhanced Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it flows throughout your home by confining dirt and debris. If someone in your home is enduring allergies or asthma, an efficient air filter can do wonders to minimize the symptoms or negative impact from poor air quality. And if you have a pet, you understand pet dander is a year-long challenge. An efficient, 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 leading sources for system breakdowns. When your air filter is dirty your system has to run tougher to do its job, which will be evident on your utility bills and it can also cause your unit to overheat. Preventative maintenance such as air filter replacement will go a long ways in ensuring that your system has an extended, efficient life.

It’s always best to adhere to your filter provider’s suggestion on how often you should be changing your filter. Lennox presents the greatest MERV filter available, which will live up to one year contingent on environments in the home. If you have concerns about your air filter, our team is always available to answer any questions and help you keep your indoor space comfortable this season and all-year long. Don’t wait any longer, give us a call at 262-358-9468 .

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