HOW OFTEN SHOULD I REPLACE OR CLEAN MY AIR FILTER
The frequency of replacement depends mostly on how often you run your purifier and the amount of dust particles and contaminants that runs through the filter. Also, the kind of purifier you have plays a role and that’s why it’s important you go with CLEER. It’s important you go with the manufacturer’s recommendation on maintenance. That said, you will likely have to change your air filter every six months.
HOW DO I KNOW IT’S TIME TO CHANGE A FILTER
For most air filters, there’s an indicator that let’s you alerts you on when it’s time to change the filter. Also, you could check for changes in energy consumption in your building, often, that’s a sign that there’s an issue with the HVAC system.
WHAT MAINTENANCE IS NEEDED FOR AIR FILTER
The most common maintenance you’ll need for your filter is to replace regularly. However, there are a few other things you can do to maintain quality performance. Depending on the model you have, you may need to replace worn out parts (CLEER offers robust warranty that includes reassurance upon purchase).
WHAT ARE THE LIFE EXPECTANCIES FOR THE TYPES OF AIR FILTERS
Fiberglass filters last for a month and pleated filters, up to 3 months. Filters should be replaced every 3 months. There’s no strict life expectancy for an air filter as generally, it depends on the unique characteristics of the home in question, so it’s best you’re proactive and check your air filters regularly
WHAT DOES MERV MEAN
MERV or Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value is a filter rating system credited to the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). It’s designed to simplify filter efficiency ratings and the higher the MERV rating, the more efficient the filter. It’s recommended you with filters that have MERV 8 and above ratings