Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Preemptive maintenance is key in keeping your system is working easily. This not only means getting your regular maintenance service, but also examining your air filter. Your air filter is imperative for keeping your system running well and refining your home’s indoor air quality. Because many of us will be spending more time indoors this winter, there’s no better time to aim on improving the quality of air in the home. Exchanging out your air filter is an easy task and there are several paybacks such as:

Enhanced Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it flows throughout your house by trapping dirt and debris. If you have a family member suffering from allergies or asthma, a new air filter can do wonders to help assist with managing the symptoms. And if you have a pet, you understand pet dander is a consistant challenge. A quality, clean air filter will allow you to breathe easy.

Extend the Life and Efficiency of Your System
An unclean air filter is one of the biggest reasons for system failures. When your air filter is unclean your system has to work tougher to achieve results, which will show on your energy costs and it can also trigger your unit to overheat. Preventative maintenance such as air filter replacement will go a long ways in ensuring that your system has a prolonged, efficient life.

It’s wise to adhere to your filter provider’s suggestion on how often you should be changing your filter. Lennox sells the best MERV filter available, which will live up to one year depending on environments in the home. If you have concerns about your air filter, our team is always ready to answer any questions and help you keep your indoor space comfortable this season and all-year long. You can call our pros at 404-987-5502 to schedule a visit to book an appointment.

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