If you are concerned about indoor air quality and the environment, the Filtrete AC oven air filter is the best overall oven replacement filter. With its high-efficiency MERV-12 rating, it is an ideal choice for homeowners who want to trap as much debris as possible in the air. Filtrete AC oven air filter 20x25x1. What is the difference between an HVAC filter, an oven filter and an AC filter? Absolutely nothing. It all depends on where you live.
People from the north might call it an oven filter, while those from the south refer to it as an air conditioner filter. Just remember that no matter what you call it, it's simply an air filter. The oven filter with improved allergen and odor control has a MERV rating of 8 and an FPR rating of 6, which means it can capture contaminants such as dust, pollen, mold spores and dander. A permanent oven filter solves one of the biggest problems with HVAC maintenance by eliminating the need to buy new filters. Look for the grill opening that draws air into it; this is the return duct and the oven filter will be somewhere nearby.
All disposable filters have a manufacturer-recommended replacement program, but how often you need to replace your oven filter depends on usage and lifestyle factors. How often you need to replace your oven filter will depend on the type you purchased and the air quality in your home. Changing oven filters is easy with Nordic Pure MERV 12 pleated AC oven filters that block a high level of dust and other airborne contaminants that could otherwise end up in the oven or be recirculated throughout the home. Disposable pleated air filters, a popular option made of polyester or cotton paper, can remove some small particles such as spores and mites to improve air quality, but should be changed frequently to avoid clogging and overloading the HVAC system. In most cases, an oven filter is not recyclable due to commonly used synthetic or fiberglass filter media. A clean oven filter keeps your HVAC system running smoothly, which can reduce electricity bills and improve air quality.
The Filtrete Healthy Living Ultimate Allergen filter has a MERV rating of 13, placing it in a class of filters designed to capture particles as small as 0.30 to 1 micron in size. The best filters trap indoor contaminants such as dust, pet dander, and pollen, helping to cleanse the air in your home. If you have pets, check out the Aerostar Allergen & Pet Dander MERV 11 pleated disposable air filter that blocks a large amount of airborne particles, including pet hair and dander. As its name suggests, the Filtrete Basic air filter for dust and lint is best suited for reducing household dust, lint and dust mite residues. It is also important to note that regular maintenance of your furnace's air filters will help keep your HVAC system running efficiently while improving indoor air quality.