HVAC air filter

September 6, 2012

5 Air Filter Efficiency Factors To Help You Choose A Better Filter

When it comes to indoor air quality, and especially the presence of allergy-causing or disease-carrying particles in the air, your first and best line of defense is a good HVAC air filter. Not all air filters are equal, though; there can be vast differences in air filter efficiency between different models. To determine which filter will do the best air-cleaning job for your Georgia home, there are five air filter efficiency factors to consider: Efficiency. The overall air filter efficiency rating […]
October 29, 2013

Experiencing Fall Allergies in Your Peachtree Home? Here’s What You Can Do

If you’re one of the 30 million Americans who suffer from fall allergies, there are a number of ways you can make your Peachtree City area home a haven from the 17 varieties of pollen that can trigger severe allergy attacks and make your life miserable. This two-pronged approach will improve your indoor air quality to help alleviate allergy symptoms and help you breathe easier this fall. Source Control Your best defense against pollen and other allergens is to prevent […]
January 6, 2015

What Exactly is a MERV Rating and How Does it Affect My Home?

If you’re not inspecting your air filter every month and replacing it when it’s clogged, your home’s indoor air may be taking a toll on your health. HVAC air filters not only protect your system, but they also remove harmful particles from the air. Choosing a quality air filter is essential for good indoor air quality and your overall health. What is MERV? MERV stands for minimum efficiency reporting value and is an industry standard that indicates the percentage of particles the filter will trap. Although the MERV scale ranges […]
October 29, 2015

What to Consider When Selecting an HVAC Air Filter

In Peachtree City’s warm climate, our air conditioners get a daily workout for much of the year, so a quality air filter is a must. Gaining a good understanding of filter designs and efficiency values will help you choose the right filter for your needs. Filter Types: Design Matters The flat-panel air filter is the simplest filter design produced. These are usually disposable models composed of a 1-inch-thick sheet of fiberglass in a cardboard frame. Next in line is the […]