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What happens if I don't change my air filter?

The Importance Of Changing Your Air Filter in a Timely Manner

Air FilterIf you have recently purchased a new home or have been a homeowner for a while, taking care of its maintenance is very important. The better you take care of it, the more it will retain its original value. Additionally, there are certain appliances and units within your home that need regular maintenance. Without regular maintenance they can cause health and high cost problems. One very important thing to take care of regularly is your air conditioning's air filter. Here are some important reasons why you should change your air filter in a timely manner:

It is important to understand that your air filter can only run efficiently if it is clean. When it becomes dirty and clogged, the system will begin to work harder in order for the air to flow properly into the filter. The more a unit needs to work harder the more times it will need to receive repair and maintenance attention as well as even need to be replaced more often.

You should also change your air conditioning's air filters regularly because it can help lower your monthly electric bills. Units that are working properly will use less energy because they will not have to work as hard. Always keep in mind that an air filter that is clogged will have to work longer and harder to clean the air.

Probably the most important reason to change your air filter in a timely manner is for health reasons. Air filters work to remove harmful pollen, mold spores and microorganisms from the air. They work to clean the air that you and your family breathe every day. If the air filter is not changed regularly, you family could be breathing in unhealthy air which can cause various health problems. Protect your family by changing the air filter on a monthly basis.

Looking for an air filter installation in the Vancouver area? Contact Lambert Plumbing & Heating at 604-734-0890 for quick and reliable services.