Many people don’t realize that their air conditioning system has an air filter. This air filter isn’t intended to clean the air in your home. Instead, it’s there to keep dust and dirt from getting inside your AC system. If you don’t regularly change this air filter it can cause serious problems for your air conditioning system and your home’s comfort. If you set up regular air conditioning maintenance visits for your system, changing the air filter will probably be one of the things that your Tampa air conditioning technician will do.
If your air filter gets clogged it will restrict the air from flowing through your system. This will cause your fan to work harder to pull air through the filter. When your equipment has to work harder than it needs to it can seriously reduce the efficiency of your home’s AC system.
When your air conditioner’s air filter gets clogged it makes your system work harder. When your air conditioning system has to work harder it puts more strain on your equipment. This can sometimes cause it break down more often. When you get your air filter changed regularly it can potentially reduce the strain on your equipment.
We often see air conditioning systems that break down because a clogged air filter causes it to work harder than it needs to. With regular changing, the air filter will stay clean which might be able to help you avoid having to prematurely replace your air conditioning system.