Why you should replace your air filter this winter

Preemptive maintenance is crucial in keeping your system is working well. This goes beyond getting your routine maintenance service, but also checking in on your air filter. Your air filter is imperative for keeping your system operating well and improving your home’s indoor air quality. Because many of us will be devoting more time indoors this season, there’s no better time to concentrate on enhancing the quality of air in the home. Exchanging out your air filter is a simple thing to do and there are many advantages to it such as:

Improved Indoor Air Quality
Air filters clean your air as it moves throughout your home by confining pollutants. If someone in your home is enduring allergies or asthma, an efficient air filter can do great things to help assist with managing the symptoms. And if you have a pet, you understand pet dander is a constant concern. An efficient, clean air filter will help you breathe easy.

Expand the Life and Efficiency of Your System
An unclean air filter is one of the leading causes of system breakdowns. When your air filter is dirty your system has to work more to do its job, which will be evident on your utility bills and it can also cause your unit to overheat. Premptive maintenance such as air filter replacement will go a long ways in ensuring that your system has a prolonged, useful life.

It’s always best to adhere to 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 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. Give our technicans at WM J Kraus & Son a call at 319-229-2318 to book an appointment with us..

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