Regular maintenance of your home’s cooling and heating system is essential to ensure it operates efficiently. Proper maintenance will keep good air quality in your home, increase the life span of your system, and consume less energy – lowering your bills.
Your filters should be changed every 30 to 90 days depending on the type and efficiency of your filter. However, according to Energy Star (www.energystar.gov), filters should be changed every month during peak summer and winter months when your HVAC system is operating at highest capacity.
To change your filter, follow these easy steps:
Step 1 Buying a New Air Filter
Before buying a replacement filter, check your owner’s manual to identify the right number or size of your filter – it could also be printed on the side of your existing air filter (see How do I Measure My Air Filter)
Step 2 Turn Off Your HVAC…
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