Air Filter Always Dirty? Here’s Why

During the heart of the cooling or heating season, most HVAC experts recommend checking and changing the filter once a month. If you’ve found that you have a dirty air filter sooner, there are probably good reasons for it. You have pets. Cats and dogs shed fur and dander constantly and what … [Read more...]

Simple Tricks to Remember to Change the Air Filter

Changing the air filter is essential to the smooth operation of your HVAC system. A clean filter offers benefits on so many levels, it's hard to name them all but here are some: Improved air flow Better ability to maintain satisfactory relative humidity from the home Keeps HVAC parts clean … [Read more...]

Why You Should Change Your Air Filters Now

Most likely the warm weather won't be around much longer; soon we'll see the seasons transitioning, with cooling breezes and falling leaves. Regardless of the season, however, your HVAC system always requires a filter change. Although you may not run the A/C as much as you run the furnace in our … [Read more...]

Don’t Forget to Change Your Home’s Air Filters

Chances are you live a busy lifestyle and getting caught up in a hectic schedule can make it easy to forget about the little things, one of those being the need to change your air filter. It’s no secret that air filters are a commonly overlooked maintenance item. However, the consequences of … [Read more...]

What Do HVAC Air Filter Ratings Mean?

If you're like many homeowners, you may have questions about how often you should change your HVAC air filter and which of the different options are best for your home. Change Your HVAC Air Filter Frequently In general, air filters need to be changed at least every three months, and in many cases, … [Read more...]

Does Your Air Filter Need to be Changed More Often in the Summer?

The summer sun often means that your HVAC system gets an extra workout. You can make its job easier — and your air quality better — by changing your air filter as needed. Many homeowners aren't sure how often an HVAC air filter needs to be changed in the summer. Air filters typically last from … [Read more...]

Ways to Remember to Change Your Air Filter

You know you need to change your air filter regularly. You know if you don't, the system can become clogged, restricting airflow through your home and putting extra wear and tear on your system. You know that without changing your filter, you'll be breathing in all sorts of dirt and contaminants. … [Read more...]

Air Filtration vs. Air Cleaning: Understand the Difference

Two approaches — air filtration and air cleaning — both improve indoor air quality. It probably comes as no surprise that the best of both worlds is a combination approach. Air quality is degraded by airborne particulates like dust, dirt, lint, pet dander, and so forth. Most of this is stuff you can … [Read more...]

Improving Your Indoor Air Quality this Fall

Watery eyes, a runny nose and an itchy throat are all too common for those with seasonal allergies, but even those without allergies often suffer from these symptoms. The Environmental Protection Association points out that the air in a typical home is one of the top five environmental hazards, … [Read more...]

Improve HVAC System Efficiency with Frequent Filter Changes

You've probably heard HVAC technicians mention the importance of changing the air filter in your forced-air heating or cooling system, but you might still be a little confused about why it's so important. Frequent filter changes won't only improve HVAC system efficiency, but it can also enhance … [Read more...]