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Do Air Purifiers Help with Mould?

Mould spores are everywhere. You cannot avoid them altogether. That said, in the context of our residential living, it is paramount that we pull all stops to keep mould at bay. While the mould itself might not negatively impact your health, mould spores are notorious for causing allergic reactions among spore-sensitive individuals. Furthermore, the risk Read more »

How to Get Rid of Allergens in Your Home

There are lots of invisible allergy triggers that exist around us. Suffering from allergies can be frustrating, especially those that experience severe allergy symptoms. You can deal with indoor allergens in various ways. These methods are easy to perform while ensuring you enjoy long-term relief. In this article, we explain what an allergy is and Read more »

What Is a Micron?

“μm” means micron or a micrometre. A micron is a unit of measure that equals the thousandth portion of one millimetre or a millionth portion of a metre. Comparatively, a single strand of average human hair measures a diameter of 70μm which is over 200 times bigger than a dust particle of 0.3μm in diameter. Read more »

What Is a HEPA Filter?

HEPA filters have become the industry standard for commercial air filtration in nearly every industry. They’ve even made their way into a variety of our home products, causing them to be cleaner, more efficient, and all-around improved. Every carefully designed HEPA filter is carefully designed and constructed to maintain the quality standard. They rely on Read more »

Guide to Air Filters

Air quality is a real concern among many homeowners. Breathing contaminated air has many detrimental health effects such as recurring coughs, asthma and allergic reactions. Air pollution in a house can come from many sources such as dust particles, pet dust, odours from foods, cigarette smoke and other types of gaseous pollutants. If you are Read more »

Humidifier or Dehumidifier: Which One Do You Need?

Your home should have a humidity level of 40% to 60%. This will keep your home comfortable and healthy for you. At different times of the year, you may need a humidifier or a dehumidifier to have the best air possible. Your home might also have some damage if the air is too dry or Read more »

Air Conditioner or Dehumidifier: Which One Do You Need?

As the summer season draws near, most people wonder whether they need an air conditioner or a dehumidifier. The UK gets very humid once the summer sets in and makes it difficult to live comfortably without either of these appliances. But which one should you buy? Let’s find out. We have also compiled a a Read more »

Do I Need An Air Purifier?

Research has shown that the respiratory illnesses across the UK can be caused by breathing in air filled with contaminants such as pet dander, dust, spores from mould, allergens and toxic gaseous chemicals. Studies have also shown that improving air quality in your property can reduce the risk of contracting respiratory illnesses. There are different Read more »

Air Purifier or Air Conditioner: Which One Do You Need?

The demand for air conditioning is rising due to various things including the changes in the climate. This isn’t just happening in the UK, but all over the rest of Europe. Likewise, the increase in pollution is having a lot of residents looking for ways to improve their indoor air quality. If you are looking Read more »

How to Get Rid of Dust

Dust refers to the tiny particles of debris found in the air. It is small in size, and therefore, can be inhaled and even pose an immune reaction. Dust is generated from various sources and activities. The most common natural source of dust is the erosion of soil, rocks, and sand. Other things, such as Read more »