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Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) FOR Healthier LivingI guess the question you need to ask yourself is whether or not you interested in protecting your equipment and maximize its useful life. Also do you want to keep the air you breath as clean as possible to promote good health. So here is what many people say, you don't need pleated filters just use the real inexpensive ones and that way your air flow won't be restricted. That is true and air conditioning company's love to tell their clients that - so their customers have to call them more frequently for repairs and coil cleaning. The reason your system needs more repairs are your filters are allowing all that dirt and crud to pass into your system. So here is the flip side, pleated filters or high quality pleats will restrict air flow. This is true when you let your filters get to dirty and don't change them frequently enough. So here is the end synopsis! Buy good quality filters to protect your equipment and keep your air clean but change your filters within 3 months of installation to avoid restriction and increasing your energy bills. Yes dirty filters can increase your utility bills. Remember every area of the country is different, if your in a real dusty like the desert, check your filters more frequently and in areas like the Midwest your life expectancy should be pretty good. Sandy areas, coastal or windy areas also require more frequent inspection of your filters. Some filter do have a longer life expectancy such are Glasfloss Air Cleaner series so be sure to ask the manufacturer if your unsure.
Indoor air can be up to 1000 times as dirty as the air outside. The EPA estimates that most Americans are exposed every day to the indoor air contaminants that can lead to serious health problems for some people, such a cancer, respiratory ailments, fatigue and headaches. These indoor air contaminants are widely associated with numerous human health effects and we can help you find a solution to keep your environment cleaner and healthier. Just look at some of the most common areas: Molds and Bacteria, Animal Hair and Dander from Pets, Dust Mites, Food, Pollen, Tobacco. .Below please find a few links that might be helpful in choosing the proper filter for your application provided by Kimberly Clark through Glasfloss Industries.
Indoor Air Quality:
There is much more to
keeping your environment clean than just cleaning surfaces areas like counters
and carpeting. A really clean area starts by cleaning the air your family or
employees breathe. Have you ever notice
floating in a stream of sunlight? These are only a small
fraction of the particles that can be found in the air in your home and we
actually breathe this and much more every day and night. Many particles are
invisible to the naked eye and can lurk in the air for a long time. These
microscopic particles can be as small as .3 microns. For comparison, a human
hair is about 50 microns. Particles in the air aren't just dust. They can
include pollen, plant and mold spores, dust mite debris, lint and pet dander.
Some particles can carry
bacteria and viruses, and many everyday activities in the home or business such
as dusting, vacuuming, cooking and smoking can increase concentrations of these
particles. And if you're like many people, you probably spend about 90% of your
time indoors. No matter how well you clean, airborne particles can still
circulate. By using a
you can help reduce even microscopic particles from the air passing through the
High Performance 1" filters capture at least 90% of large
airborne particles from the air passing
filter. They outperform all
non-electrostatic filters including three-month pleated, washable and fiberglass
HVAC high performance
filters carry a
Merv 11 rating of .3 to 1.0 or higher and
capture small and large particles including smoke, smog and particles that carry
viruses. They also meet the
® indoor air quality
Glasfloss also carries a line of Leed Compliant filters!. We also carry the complete line of Glasfloss Air filters, ZLP Merv 10, Air Cleaner Filters, Geothermal Honeywell and Air Bear Replacement Filters etc. For odors use our Carbotron Carbon filters which are rated Merv 8. So for all your Glasfloss Commercial hvac air filters and residential high quality pleats Filter Services of Arizona is here to serve you.
So take charge of your life and your health today! Start breathing cleaner
air in your home your business and improve the air you breath.