After we got refrigerator filter figured out, it was on to the next thing: find out where our air filter is and change it! One thing you need to know about my husband and me is that we both have horrible allergies. Plus, we also have a 90-pound golden who sheds like crazy. Because of these things, we knew that we had to find a filter that met our filtration priorities: an … [Read more...] about New Homeowner Series: Air Filters
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When considering what MERV rating you should select for your home, one factor that many people that don’t think about is the age of your home. A common problem with older houses is outside air coming in. Building standards have changed quite a bit in the past few decades and were not as stringent as they are now. And unless your home has been refurbished since the time … [Read more...] about Why the Age of Your Home Should be Considered When Selecting Your Air Filters
Did you know that not changing your air filter regularly can be just as bad as not having one? Here are some of the problems that you might run into when you don’t change your air filter regularly (with a little help from gifs). 1. Sad Cycles. Do you hear your air cutting on and off throughout the day? That’s called a cycle and it’s supposed to happen! But a dirty filter … [Read more...] about Is not changing your filter as bad as not having one at all?
You might be wondering why the above image is showing the differences between the Filtrete Micro Allergen Home Air Filter and the Filtrete Ultimate Allergen Air Filter. As you can see, the Ultimate Allergen provides added benefits and greater protection than the Micro Allergen Air filter provides. Why am I bringing this up? From March 11 - March 17, 2013 you will be able to … [Read more...] about Take the Next Step with 3M Filtrete Air Filters: Move Up and Save Money