Air Conditioning Experts Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Air Filters’

What’s the Best Air Filter for My House?

Monday, December 19th, 2016

You’re comparing the options available for a new air filter for your air conditioning system (and heating system). If people in the home have allergies, you might assume the most expensive filter is going to be the best choice.

Depending on the size of your heater or air conditioner, this could be true—but it’s not likely. In many cases, a more expensive filter only does damage to the heating and AC systems, and it can keep air from flowing altogether (which means there is no filtration or temperature control).

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Learn about the Different Types of Filters for Your HVAC System

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Confused by all of the options available to you when you’re looking for a new HVAC system filter? We are here to help. Our technicians can consult with you to make sure you select the right option for your home. Or, if you’re not in our service area, read on for some of our expert advice.

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Don’t Neglect Filter Changes This Month

Monday, August 29th, 2016

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again, changing the filter is one of the most important things you can do for your air conditioner. It’s something we recommend to our customers once a month. But we know that some people still aren’t clear about why this is. Here, we break down the reasons many people choose not to replace their filters, and why these excuses just don’t cut it.

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How Can This Monthly HVAC Task Help Save You Money?

Monday, April 4th, 2016

It’s important that in order to maintain a properly functioning HVAC system, you have a professional inspect, service, and repair the unit when necessary. Regular maintenance is also essential to ensuring its efficiency over the course of its lifespan. There’s one monthly task that you can—and should—take on yourself, that will save you money in the long run: changing your air filter.

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How a Dirty Filter Affects Your Heating System

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

One of the most important things you can do for your heating system is also one of the easiest! Changing the filter takes little time as long as you know the location of your filter. And the cost of replacing it is nowhere near the cost of repairing a heating system that has suffered the consequences of prolonged use with a dirty air filter.

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Why Your Heater Does Not Run as Well as It Did Last Year

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

At the beginning of the heating season, you turn on you heater for the first time and hope for the best. But if you’re greeted by lower-than-expected temperatures, strange noises at startup, shorter cycles, long run times, or other heating problems, you may wonder what could have gone wrong. By the end of last season, the system was working just fine. What could have changed?

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3 Important Reasons for Monthly Filter Changes

Monday, July 27th, 2015

We know that your life can get busy, and it’s hard to remember to do the little things that help to keep your home systems maintained. But we think it’s important to make an extra effort to remember to change your home’s air filter each month. Write it down in a calendar, set a reminder on your phone, or do whatever else you have to do to remind yourself: a filter change is so important for your bills, your home, and your health.

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A Few Facts about Your Indoor Air Quality

Monday, July 20th, 2015

You spend a lot of your time indoors—probably around 90%—and we’re guessing a lot of that time, your doors and windows are sealed tightly. The quality of the air you breathe plays a major role in how you feel from day to day, particularly if you have asthma or allergies. We’ve put together a few facts about indoor air so that you can take the proper steps to correct poor air quality in your home.

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3 Things You Should Know about Your AC Filter

Monday, June 29th, 2015

A quality technician will tell you just how important it is to change your HVAC filter every 1 – 3 months. This number varies based on the amount of use your air conditioning system gets, but it is important for any AC system. An air conditioning filter is useful in helping to keep the indoor air quality under control. It also helps to protect your air conditioner as long as it is kept clean or changed out on a regular basis.

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Replacing Air Filters Helps to Save Energy!

Monday, May 18th, 2015

One of the quickest ways to save energy each month is to replace (or clean) your air filter. Air filters aren’t just a means of keeping the air you breathe clean—though that is certainly a major plus. They also help to protect your air conditioner from damage, as long as they are clean. If the air filter is clogged, your AC ends up consuming far more energy than it has to. Take a look at why this is in today’s guide.

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