1 inch air filter is one of the most widely used components in regular HVAC systems since it’s pretty thin. Such primary filtering unit that serves to catch dust, dirt, pollen and other allergens and pollutants from the air.
1 inch Filters Features
Such constructions are typically made of cotton or synthetic materials: the last version is preferable because it does not allow for bacteria buildup. They serve from 2 to 6 months depending on air quality. 1 inch filter models are present in a variety of sizes, so finding the one for your conditioner won’t be a problem: there are 20x20, 20x25, 24x28 and many other variations available. Selecting a correct size is crucial: if you leave small gaps in vent opening, it might pass potentially dangerous air particles.
Filtration quality depends on MERV ratings: 6, 8, 11. MERV-13 1 inch air filter can also be found: they tend to be thicker but catch ultra-small particles, bacteria, fumes, smoke. Choice should be based on how well you want the air to be cleaned. Advanced expensive filters are installed in houses with children, pets, allergic people.
Main advantages of 1-inch models include:
- Over 15% energy cost reduction;
- Various MERV rating alternatives;
- Optimal filtration quality;
- Great price/efficiency ratio;
- Available in regular and customizable dimensions.
This is a versatile solution for houses, apartments, offices and businesses. You can easily figure out a suitable size and capacity – models are designed to fit any existing HVAC system.
If you want to find a filter for your conditioning system, don’t hesitate to contact our customer support: we will guide you through selection process, give some professional recommendations, and help you make informed decision.