Why you should replace your air filter this winter12/13/2016Preventative maintenance is crucial in keeping your system operating easily. This not only means receiving your annual maintenance service, but also examining your air filter. Your air filter is vital for keeping your system working efficiently and refining your home’s indoor air quality. As we’ll all be occupying more time indoors this time of year, there’s no better time to aim on enhancing your home’s indoor air quality. Exchanging out your air filter is a simple 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, a new air filter can do wonders for their health. And if you have a pet, you know pet dander is a constant battle. An efficient, clean air filter will allow you to breathe easy. Increase the Life and Efficiency of Your System A filthy air filter is one of the biggest sources for system breakdowns. When your air filter is unclean your system has to work tougher 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 help to guarantee that your system has an extended, effective life. It’s always best to follow your filter provider’s recommendation on how often you should be changing your filter. Lennox offers the best MERV filter available, which will live up to one year reliant on circumstances in the home. If you aren’t sure if it’s time to change your filter, we’re always accessible to answer any questions and help you keep your home comfy this season and throughout the year. Give our experts at A2Z Air Inc a call at 561-270-6228 or set up an appointment with us online.