There are many different parts of your air conditioner that play important roles in helping it to get your home cooled off. But there is probably no part that is more underestimated in importance than the air filter.
No, the air filter is not going to have a major effect on your indoor air quality (though it doesn’t hurt). And no, the air filter isn’t actively involved in cooling the way your evaporator and condenser coils are. But this filter still plays an important role.
Regular filter changes can end up helping you avoid the need for expensive AC repair in Spring Hill, FL. Leaving an overly dirty filter in place on the other hand can make repair worse. Here’s what you need to know.