Air filtration

April 17, 2014

Your 2014 Air Purifiers Buyer’s Guide

Today’s air tight, energy-efficient homes keep you warm during the winter and cool in the summer. On the downside, your home can’t breathe. Air filtration machines—or air purifiers—will not only bring fresh air inside, they will improve air quality, reduce dust and relieve allergy and asthma symptoms. It is important to note that not all units are beneficial or healthy. Here are some things to keep in mind when buying air purifiers. HEPA Filtration—High Efficiency Particulate Air filtration is one […]
July 7, 2015

How to Pick the Right Air Filtration Product for Your Home

If you thought the air inside your home is cleaner than the air outside, you may want to revisit that assumption. The truth is that the average home’s indoor air quality (IAQ) is several times more polluted than city air, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). For many homeowners, it’s essential to choose an effective air filtration product, such as a whole-home air cleaner, to combat pollutants and breathe easier. Your Home’s IAQ To pick the right air cleaner to […]
December 8, 2015

Air Filtration vs. Air Cleaning: Learning the Difference Between Them

Don’t make the mistake of confusing two key indoor air quality concepts – air filtration and air cleaning. While filtering indoor air is a relatively simple process that may involve anything from basic filtering to high-efficiency air filtration, air cleaning or purifying usually employs more sophisticated technology to comprehensively scrub indoor air of allergens, bacteria, and other contaminants. How Does Each One Work? Air filtration. Think of that flat-panel fiberglass filter that fits into a slot near where your home’s […]
May 17, 2016

Stop Sneezing With These Helpful Allergy Tips

These allergy tips could be your solution to the seasonal or year-round discomfort that allergies cause. The tips center around your home’s cooling and heating system and how it can play a big role in reducing the airborne particles that collect inside your home. HVAC systems move a good deal of air and it’s one of the best places to start cleaning the air. Air Filtration All forced-air HVAC equipment uses an air filter to protect the parts from excessive […]