What’s MERV? All About A Rating System That Helps Consumers Select Air Filters

MERV stands for “Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value Rating.”  This rating system for filters was developed by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers.  It’s based upon the type of filter, how efficient it is and what pollutants it captures.   Almost all of the air purifier corporations in existence today use this rating as a way of …

Electronic Air Cleaners: Are They Worth The Investment?

Do electronic air cleaners really work, and are they worth the investment?  They do work to remove dust and microscopic particles from your home, but the efficiency depends on what type you buy.  This type of equipment is definitely recommended for any homeowner who desires cleaner air, and is recommended for homes in which people with asthma or other breathing …