Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Air Quality

Preemptive maintenance is important in ensuring your system is operating smoothly. This is more than receiving your regular maintenance tune-up, but also examining your air filter. Your air filter is vital for keeping your system working well and improving your home’s indoor air quality. Because many of us will be devoting more time indoors this winter, there’s no better time to aim on improving your home’s indoor air quality. Exchanging out your air filter is an easy thing to do and there are many advantages to it such as:

Enhanced Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it flows around your residence by catching dirt and debris. If you have a family member enduring allergies or asthma, an efficient 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 help you breathe easy.

Expand the Life and Efficiency of Your System
An unclean air filter is one of the biggest sources for system interruptions. When your air filter is unclean your system has to work tougher to achieve results, which will appear on your energy costs 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, useful life.

It’s wise to follow your filter provider’s suggestion on how often you should be swapping your filter. Lennox sells the best MERV filter available, which will live up to one year depending on conditions in the home. If you would like further information on the benefits of replacing your air filter, our team is always ready to answer any questions and help you keep your home cozy this season and all-year long. Give our pros at Watts Electric & A/C Inc a call at 601-736-7362 or arrange an appointment with us online.

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