If you’ve got an air conditioner in your home, then you’ve got an air filter. Every AC unit, even window units, comes with an air filter that’s designed to block out any particles from air that’s being sent into the system so that the coils and other sensitive components can’t get damaged over the long term.
Go ahead, check right now! We’re not kidding. Air filters are an integral part of the cooling process, and they’re one that is included in every system that we install. Now that you’ve checked and discovered it, we need to talk about when and how you should replace it.
An air filter should be replaced every 1–3 months, but homeowners can quickly forget about them. Let’s talk about why forgetting about your air filter can be a bad idea, and how it might quickly lead to requiring calling for air conditioning service in Murfreesboro, TN.