Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Preemptive maintenance is crucial in keeping your system is working well. This not only means receiving your regular maintenance service, but also inspecting your air filter. Your air filter is imperative for keeping your system working effectively 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 concentrate on enhancing the quality of air in the home. Swapping out your air filter is a painless chore and there are several benefits such as:

Improved Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it moves around your home by catching pollutants. If a member of your household is enduring allergies or asthma, an efficient air filter can do miracles 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 battle. A new, clean air filter will let you breathe in better air.

Expand 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 run harder to keep you warm, which will show on your utility costs and it can also force your unit to overheat. Anticipatory maintenance such as air filter replacement will go a long ways in ensuring that your system has an extended, effective life.

It’s smart to follow your filter provider’s suggestion on how often you should be exchanging your filter. Lennox presents the best MERV filter available, which will last up to one year reliant on conditions 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 every season. Don’t wait any longer, give us a call at 301-363-4699 .

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