Preemptive maintenance is key in ensuring your system is running easily. This goes beyond remembering your annual maintenance check, but also checking in on your air filter. Your air filter is vital for keeping your system working well and enhancing your home’s indoor air quality. It’s likely quite a few of us will be devoting more time indoors this winter, there’s no better time to focus on enhancing your home’s indoor air quality. Changing out your air filter is a simple task and there are many benefits such as:
Improved Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it moves around your residence by catching dirt and debris. If someone in your home is suffering from allergies or asthma, a quality 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 battle. A new, clean air filter will help you breathe easy.
Extend the Life and Efficiency of Your System
A filthy air filter is one of the leading causes of system interruptions. When your air filter is unclean your system has to run tougher to achieve results, which will be evident on your utility costs and it can also cause your unit to overheat. Preventative maintenance such as air filter replacement will go a long ways in ensuring that your system has a long, effective life.
It’s always best to follow your filter provider’s suggestion on how often you should be exchanging your filter. Lennox offers the highest 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 indoor space comfy this season and throughout the year. Give our technicans at TopTec Heating, Cooling, Plumbing & Electrical a call at 847-362-0262 to book an appointment with us..