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Like to filter out dustmites out of the air?

Like to filter out dustmites out of the air?

They are not in air: While hepa filters work best for airbore particals that trigger allergies and asthma, dust mites hang out on surfaces and inside matress, boxspring, pillows, rugs and upolstered furniture. Allergy proof encasings are the best for bedding and removal of rugs in the bedroom. ...Read more

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How do I filter air at home for environmental exposure?

How do I filter air at home for environmental exposure?

HEPA: Buy either a hepa filter for your air exchanger or get a module installed to filter the air. The alternative is to buy a standalone air purifier that uses a hepa filter to filter out some (can't do all) of the toxins and allergens in the air. ...Read more

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Hello, I was just a bit worried. I was cleaning up my air conditioner and when I lifted it to put it on the ground, I was scraped by the filter which?

Hello, I was just a bit worried.  I was cleaning up my air conditioner and when I lifted it to put it on the ground, I was scraped by the filter which?

Abrasion: An abrasion type injury is treated by cleaning it with warm water and soap, patting dry and then applying an antibacterial ointment like bacitracin. If there is persistent bleeding or spreading redness,get examined and treated in the hospital emergency room. A tetanus booster may be given depending upon when your last tetanus booster was given. ...Read more

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How much does hepa air filter cost?

How much does  hepa air filter cost?

Varies in price: Depending on size of the unit you need for the sq. Ft area you want to filter. ...Read more

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Air ionizer good or bad? It is on my air filter from the 90s

Probably good: But the equipment is a little dated. More things to go wrong. Have service and make sure it is functioning as designed. ...Read more

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What is the best elevation for put a hepa air filter in the home?

What is the best elevation for put a hepa air filter in the home?

HEPA filter: I'm not sure of your question. A HEPA filter is used to trap small allergens. So the best place to put the filter would be to place it on the air return vents of your heating/cooling system. If you are asking about floor vs table, place on table. If you're asking about elevation above sea level, then all houses could benefit if the homeowners have allergy symptoms. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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How helpful is indoor air filter for allergies?

How helpful is indoor air filter for allergies?

Depends: If the air filter circulates the air in a room enough times it can help. You need a filter that will move enough air in the room to adequately filter it. If the filter is a hepa filter it can help. It needs to trap the small particles. If you have allergies to highly airborne allergens, it can help. A heavier allergen (dog dander) tends to drop to the floor where a filter cannot trap it. ...Read more

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Indoor air pollution. How helpful is a hepa filter?

Indoor air pollution.  How helpful is a hepa filter?

Great: Hepa filters are one of the best filters. Use according to room size. They are great. ...Read more

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How long do I have to run my ionic air filter before I feel a difference?

How long do I have to run my ionic air filter before I feel a difference?

NEVER: If you have allergies or asthma use a hepa not an ionic filter. Ionic filters can put ozone in the air that can make someone with allergies or asthma worse ! ...Read more