Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Anticipatory maintenance is crucial in ensuring your system is operating well. This not only means receiving your routine maintenance service, but also inspecting your air filter. Your air filter is imperative for keeping your system running efficiently and enhancing your home’s indoor air quality. Because many of us will be occupying more time indoors this time of year, there’s no better time to focus on enhancing the quality of air in the home. Exchanging out your air filter is a painless thing to do and there are lots of advantages to it such as:

Increased Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it moves around your house by trapping dirt and debris. If someone in your home is experiencing allergies or asthma, an efficient air filter can do great things to minimize the symptoms or negative impact from poor air quality. And if you have a pet, you understand pet dander is a constant challenge. A quality, clean air filter will let you breathe easy.

Increase 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 dirty your system has to run more to achieve results, which will appear on your utility bills and it can also trigger your unit to overheat. Preventative maintenance such as air filter replacement will aid in making sure that your system has a long, effective life.

It’s always best to adhere to your filter provider’s recommendation on how often you should be swapping your filter. Lennox sells the best MERV filter available, which will last up to one year contingent on environments in the home. If you aren’t sure if it’s time to swap out your filter, we’re always available to answer any questions and help you keep your house cozy this season and throughout the year. Don’t wait any longer, give us a call at 308-995-8177 .

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