Nashville Media Air Cleaners by Donelson Air Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning Yes. Basic air cleaners can filter some of the dust, dander and pollen in your home, emphasis on “some.” But... media air cleaners are more effective when it comes to air filters, at a 95% efficiency level. Think of it this way: the sewer grate by your home is only good for keeping the bigger branches from being sucked down by the rain water. The same is true for smaller particles…you know, the ones that would be good to prevent from flowing through your HVAC system to the entire house: allergens, chemicals, some odors, etc. Basic 1” air filters might as well be the size of a sewer grate in terms of their stopping power. Media air cleaners, on the other hand, are determined to get the job done. The active surface of the media air cleaner filter is greater in size than the basic, coming in at 10 inches. Basic air filters have to be replaced each month, while media air cleaners typically last up to half a year. Selecting the right air filter for indoor air quality keeps pollutants in check and promotes a healthy environment that helps develop better health further along. Remember: Donelson Air Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning offers quality equipment choices, knowledge and expert service—for all makes and models, 24 hours a day. We’ll replace your sewer grate, er, your basic air filter, with a media air cleaner, so you can have the best indoor air quality possible. Call Donelson Air Service Experts in Nashville today at 615-953-9885 and let our experts chat with you about improving the air quality in your home.