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Honeywell vs. Filtrete Air Filters

Posted by Michelle Eld on 24th Nov 2016

When choosing the best brand of furnace filter for your home, you may come up against a variety of options that confuse you. Does brand really matter? And where does MERV come into it all? In the en … read more

MERV 11 vs. MERV 12

Posted by Michelle Eld on 17th Nov 2016

We’ve been talking a lot lately about MERV ratings, what they are and their importance in choosing the best filter for your residential system. To review, MERV stands for Minimum Efficiency Reportin … read more

What are Furnace Filters Made Of?

Posted by Michelle Eld on 7th Nov 2016

….and Other Things You’ve Always Wanted to KnowAs a consumer, you likely have a lot of questions about the products you buy regularly but you may not stop to think about the answers. When placing y … read more

Have You Inspected Your Furnace Yet?

Posted by Michelle Eld on 30th Oct 2016

Winter is around the corner: have you neglected this necessary checkup?If you’re like most Canadians, you have at least turned on the heat once or twice to get the house warmed up, even if you’re no … read more

What Does MERV 11 Mean?

Posted by Michelle Eld on 19th Oct 2016

In the world of filter ratings, MERV is the accepted system used by most manufacturers and re-sellers. Short for Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value, this system is designed to inform consumers abou … read more