Summitt Blog
Canadian & Global News

Air Filters, More Important Than You Think

The air quality of your home can be much worse than the air quality outdoors. Interior contaminants such as dust, mold, mildew, cleaning chemicals, pet dander, and viruses can make your home a tough place to breathe in. Fortunately there is a simple way to improve the air quality of your home immediately. By changing your air filter regularly, you can prevent the distribution of harmful air contaminants.

Summitt Home Services recommends changing your home’s air filter every 3 months. This is the optimal time to ensure that your filter is still working to its best capacity. It can be hard to remember to change your filter, and hard to make time to go out and purchase the right size of filter. Summitt Home Services has an easy subscription plan that can ensure your air stays cleaner. With our plan, just select your filter size and we’ll take care of the rest – ensuring you always have a fresh supply of filters.

Changing your air filter can also save you money! Clogged filters make furnace fans work harder to move air through your house. A cleaner filter means less work for your furnace fan, and guess what… you even use them in the summer! While your air conditioner is hard at work cooling the air in your house, it’s your furnace fan that pushes that cool air through all your ducts. Anyone who has a two-storey home knows the upstairs is always warmer than the basement. That’s because hot air rises, and cool air sinks, so it’s much harder for your furnace to get the cool air upstairs. You can make it easier on your furnace and your wallet by signing up for Summitt Home Service’s air filter subscription plan and keeping a fresh air filter in your furnace. Get more details at http://www.summitt.ca/homeservices/air-filter or by calling us at 1-877-282-8265