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Air Filter Frame - Key Components

May 10, 2017 |

An air filter frame is just a bent up piece of sheet metal isn't it?  For many manufacturers the answer is yes, but for the end user that wants to ensure a proper fit and minimal to no bypass of air then the answer is a resounding NO!  There are a few components to an ...

Washable Air Filter Options

April 21, 2017 |

In today's eco-conseious world the washable air filter is seeing a revival, and with new technology there is good reason to consider washable air filters for some applications.  While the metal air filter remains the most commonly thought of washable air filter, there ...

A Universal Air Filter Housing - FINALLY!!!

March 21, 2017 |

It used to be if you wanted a side access HVAC air filter housing, you needed to know what style of filters you wanted to use, and then you were locked into that style as long as the equipment was in service.  With new filter designs being created, and changes in ...

HVAC Filter Checklist

April 21, 2016 |

When it comes to air filters it seems the phrase “They Don’t Make Them Like They Used To” is truer today than it has ever been. With Self-supported pleated filters and coarse synthetic media taking over the industry the quality of filters has seen a steady decline as ...

5 Things HVAC Manufacturer's Won't Tell You

February 02, 2016 |

Each industry has its little secrets. These are the things that those within the industry don’t necessarily lie about, though some do, but are the things that don’t get brought up unless a direct question is asked. Within the often copy-cat HVAC air filter industry ...

HVAC Filter By-Pass and Bleed-Through

January 19, 2016 |

The most Avoided Fact about HVAC filters is bleed-trough. This is because it is hardly ever mentioned and most filter folks would rather focus on filter by-pass, which is important to discuss but not nearly as detrimental and is more easily remedied than bleed-through. ...