Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Air Quality

Premptive maintenance is crucial in keeping your system working easily. This not only means receiving your annual maintenance tune-up, but also checking in on your air filter. Your air filter is critical for keeping your system working well and enhancing your home’s indoor air quality. As we’ll all be devoting more time indoors this winter, there’s no better time to aim on refining your home’s indoor air quality. Swapping out your air filter is a painless thing to do and there are many benefits such as:

Improved Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it flows through your residence by confining contaminants. If someone in your home is experiencing allergies or asthma, an efficient air filter can do miracles for their health. And if you have a pet, you know pet dander is a constant battle. A quality, clean air filter will help you breathe easy.

Increase the Life and Efficiency of Your System 
An unclean air filter is one of the primary causes of system breakdowns. When your air filter is filthy your system has to work harder to do its job, which will be evident on your utility bills and it can also force your unit to overheat. Premptive maintenance such as air filter replacement will help to certify that your system has an extended, useful life.

It’s always best to follow your filter provider’s advice on how often you should be changing your filter. Lennox offers the best MERV filter available, which will last up to one year contingent on conditions in the home. If you aren’t sure if it’s time to change your filter, we’re always ready to answer any questions and help you keep your home comfy this season and throughout the year. Give our experts at Willco Air Conditioning, Refrigeration & Heating Inc. a call at 862-345-6896 or set up an appointment with us online.

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