Jack Lehr Heating, Cooling & Electric has been specializing in residential and commercial HVAC and electrical services for more than 45 years. We are a local, family-owned business dedicated to providing exceptional service, the highest quality parts and equipment, and superior results.
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When the temperatures fall during winter in Easton, your furnace can use up most of the energy you need for your home. That’s why making sure your furnace runs as efficiently as possible can help you save hundreds of dollars on your energy bills. One of the most effective ways to improve your furnace’s efficiency is to clean out its filter. By doing this about once a month, you’ll find that your home stays comfortable without wasting money on inefficiency.
Not all furnace filters are built alike, so you’ll need to figure out what kind you have before you start the cleaning process. Filters come in two main forms: permanent and disposable. Most disposable products are mechanical, meaning they are made from various dry materials that capture large particles. While these can be cheap and effective, they aren’t designed to be cleaned, so you’ll need to replace them as often as you’d clean a permanent filter. There are a few different permanent filter products available, including:
The more susceptible you or a member of your family is to allergies or dust in the air, the more efficient you’ll need your filter to be. If you don’t clean your filter, it will stop working, allowing harmful particles to circulate in your home.
Cleaning your filter is a relatively easy process. If you’re not comfortable cleaning your filter yourself, you can always request assistance from a professional at Lehr through a furnace maintenance agreement. The steps of cleaning include:
If you need more information about cleaning your air filter or other furnace maintenance issue, contact Jack Lehr Heating, Cooling & Electric for assistance!