Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Preemptive maintenance is crucial in ensuring your system is running well. This is more than receiving your routine maintenance tune-up, but also checking in on your air filter. Your air filter is critical for keeping your system running efficiently and refining your home’s indoor air quality. Because many of us will be occupying more time indoors this winter, there’s no better time to concentrate on enhancing your home’s indoor air quality. Swapping out your air filter is an easy chore and there are several paybacks such as:

Increased Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it flows around your residence by confining pollutants. If you have a family member suffering from allergies or asthma, an efficient air filter can do wonders to help assist with managing the symptoms. And if you have a pet, you know pet dander is a consistant challenge. A new, clean air filter will let you breathe easy.

Extend the Life and Efficiency of Your System
A dirty air filter is one of the primary causes of system breakdowns. When your air filter is dirty your system has to work more to do its job, which will show on your utility costs and it can also force your unit to overheat. Premptive maintenance such as air filter replacement will go a long ways in ensuring that your system has a long, efficient life.

It’s wise to pursue your filter provider’s advice on how often you should be changing your filter. Lennox offers the highest MERV filter available, which will endure up to one year contingent on circumstances in the home. If you would like additionals information on the benefits of replacing your air filter, our experts are always ready to answer any questions and help you keep your indoor space comfortable this season and all-year long. You can call our team at 912-208-2470 to schedule a visit to book an appointment.

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