Posted on: Sep
22

2017
Furnace Filters: Which One is Right for You?

When it comes to furnace filters, there’s no shortage of options. Here’s a quick breakdown of the different specialty filters Valu Home Centers carries, and what makes each one unique.

 

Filtrete™ Allergen Defense Air Filter

Filtrete™ Allergen Defense air filters help reduce allergens in your air by turning your central heating and cooling system into a whole house air cleaner. Developed to pull in and trap unwanted particles such as pollen and pet dander from the air, these filters help capture allergens as well as large particles like lint and household dust.

  • Designed with exclusive Filtrete™ Brand 3-in-1 technology from 3M to pull in and trap unwanted air particles while letting cleaner air flow through
  • Attracts and captures microscopic particles like smoke and smog and large allergens like pollen from the air passing through the filter
  • Outperforms fiberglass, washable and non-electrostatic 3-month pleated 1″ filters
  • For maximum performance, change your filter at least every 90 days
  • For residential use only
  • Filtrete™ Allergen Defense Air Filters include the following MPR (Microparticle Performance Rating) levels: 800, 1000, 1000/1085, and 1200

Filtrete™ Healthy Living Air Filter

Because every breath is important, Filtrete™ Healthy Living Air Filters proactively capture dust, bacteria, viruses and allergens from the air passing through your filter. Help create a cleaner, healthier, and fresher home environment by capturing unwanted particles from your household air.

  • Designed with exclusive Filtrete™ Brand 3-in-1 technology from 3M to pull in and trap unwanted air particles while letting cleaner air flow through
  • Attracts and captures microscopic particles like smoke, cough and sneeze debris, bacteria and viruses and large particles like lint, household dust and pollen from the air passing through the filter
  • Outperforms fiberglass, washable and non-electrostatic 3-month pleated 1″ filters
  • For maximum performance, change your filter at least every 90 days
  • For residential use only
  • Filtrete™ Healthy Living Air Filters include the following MPR (Microparticle Performance Rating) levels: 1500, 1550, 1900, 2200, 2400, and 2800

Filtrete™ Odor Reduction Air Filter

Each day as you strive to keep a clean and healthy home, you are also looking for options to reduce common household odors. Filtrete™ Odor Reduction filters feature a unique Active Carbon layer designed to remove strong odors from your air while also trapping dust and allergens.

  • Active carbon layer removes odors such as: pet, smoke, cooking, mildew, and cleaning chemicals
  • Designed with exclusive Filtrete™ Brand 3-in-1 technology from 3M to pull in and trap unwanted air particles while letting cleaner air flow through
  • 25 times more effective at removing odors versus other national retail air filter brands, based on a comparison of organic vapor capacity
  • For maximum performance, change your filter at least every 90 days
  • For residential use only
  • Filtrete™ Odor Reduction Air Filters include the following MPR (Microparticle Performance Rating) levels: 1200, and Odor

Filtrete™ Clean Living Air Filter

When it comes to your home, you expect things to be neat and clean. Unlike ordinary pleated filters, Filtrete™ Clean Living Air Filters are electrostatically charged to help capture more particles from your air, such as lint and household dust.

  • Designed with exclusive Filtrete™ Brand 3-in-1 technology from 3M to pull in and trap unwanted air particles while letting cleaner air flow through
  • Attracts and captures large particles like lint, household dust, dust mite debris and mold spores, from the air passing through the filter
  • Outperforms fiberglass, washable and non-electrostatic 3-month pleated 1″ filters
  • For optimum performance, change your filter every 90 days or sooner
  • For residential use only
  • Filtrete™ Clean Living Air Filters include the following MPR (Microparticle Performance Rating) levels: 300, 500, and 600

 

Still have questions? Come on into Valu!

Stop by your local Valu Home Centers, and one of our knowledgeable associates will get you the right product and information for the job!


 

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