Interior Decorating Information

The Benefits of Owning an Ionic Air Purifier


Ionic air purifiers are not filter systems. Ionic air purifiers work by sending out negatively charged ions into the air of your home. The ions latch onto chemicals and particles such as dust, tobacco smoke, and pollen, causing them to become attracted to each other and to the interior surfaces of your home. The result is that they drop right out of the air. You wipe, mop, and vacuum the precipitant as part of your regular chores. This may seem like a dirty way to purify the air, but many machines are highly effective at it.

Some ionic air purifiers have fans and others don't. Those with fans can be noisy or very quiet, depending on the brand. Those without fans rely on existing air currents - caused by ceiling fans, human movement, and so on - to carry the ions to the various nooks and crannies of the room. If you buy one with no fan, be sure to place the unit accordingly. If you buy one with a fan, wipe off the grille once in awhile, just as you would with a ceiling fan.

One variation on the ionic air purifier is the electrostatic air purifier. It works by actually drawing air in through a carbon or HEPA pre-filter, which catches larger particles such as dust and pet dander. Then, the smaller particles, such as aerosols, pass through an electrical field, which ionically charges the pollutants. Immediately the newly charged particles are caught upon magnetized plates. To maintain peak efficiency, you periodically wash the filter, the electronic cell, and the electrostatic collector plates. This could be anywhere from every week to every six months, depending on air quality.

Most ionic air purifiers produce some ozone as a byproduct of ionization. Ozone has a distinct, "fresh" smell that can help to reduce and mask certain odors. But ozone can be bad for your health when exposed in large amounts or for a long period of time. Be sure to buy a unit that emits 50 parts per billion or fewer.

Air Purifiers Info provides detailed information on home, ionic, ozone, and HEPA air purifiers, as well as reviews of the best air purifiers on the market today. Air Purifiers Info is the sister site of Air Filters Web.


MORE RESOURCES:
This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news


Patch.com

Accused Interior Decorating Scammers Indicted On Theft Charges
Patch.com
SANDY SPRINGS, GA — A Fulton County grand jury has indicted a north Georgia couple on charges stemming from allegations they scammed area residents out of their hard-earned money. The grand jury on June 29 indicted Kenneth Delos Hall and Randy ...



WHTC News

Interior Decorating Tips with Emily June 26
WHTC News
Interior Decorating Tips with Emily June 26. Tuesday, June 26, 2018 10:05 a.m. by Gary Stevens · Download (17.4 MB). Subbing for Ed, Gary Stevens chatted with designer Emily Semelbauer of Great Lakes Window Coverings about various interior ...



Newswire

Medicine Hat Interior Decorating Home Painting Staging Consulting Service Launch
Newswire
Medicine Hat, Alberta home stylist Deborah Warken launched an updated range of interior design consulting, standard and decorative painting and home staging services for clients in Medicine. Deborah Warken updated her services to provide a complete ...



Buffalo News

NIECIEPOZESKI, Lawrence R. "Larry"
Buffalo News
Please assemble at church. Interment to be held privately. Flowers gratefully declined. Larry was a United States Navy Veteran and was stationed on the USS Intrepid. He was the owner and operator of Larry's Interior Decorating and was a dedicated ...



StyleNest (blog)

5 of the best interior decorating secrets
StyleNest (blog)
Sometimes we know in our minds what we want our homes to look like, but struggle to produce the results in actuality. Well, knowing a few tricks of the trade when it comes to decorating can save a lot of time and stress. If you've recently bought your ...



Quirky elements give garden extra appeal
Palm Beach Post
Answer: I have noticed that people who have a quirky interior decorating style will also infuse their outdoor spaces with touches of surprise and humor. On the site you suggested I did see an upended umbrella full of flowering plants, a bird bath that ...



The Chattanoogan

Stephens, Billie Lee (Cleveland)
The Chattanoogan
Billie Lee Stephens, 89, a resident of Cleveland, entered her heavenly home on July 10, 2018. Mrs. Stephens was the daughter of the late Lela Taylor Moore and Carl Moore. Her husband of 71 years, LaVern R. Stephens, her beloved son, Greg L. Stephens, ...
Billie Lee StephensCleveland Daily Banner

all 2 news articles »


Stowe Today

Joan H. Buchanan
Stowe Today
By the time she left Baldwin Wallace University, she had also developed a keen eye for fashion and interior decorating. Not long after college, she met future husband, Ralph, while working as a fashion buyer for Sterling Lindner Co. in Cleveland. The ...



Lisa Jo Hooser
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
She was preceded in death by her mother, Dona Ann Hooser. Lisa loved her children and her French bulldogs. She enjoyed painting and doing interior decorating. She was a loving mother, daughter, sister and devoted friend who will be deeply missed.



12up

Jimbo Fisher Hates Kevin Sumlin's Old Office
12up
Jimbo Fisher wasn't a fan of Kevin Sumlin's interior decorating it seemshttps://t.co/GRAXX4Jz2A. — SportsDayDFW (@SportsDayDFW) June 25, 2018. Fisher was recently featured in a summer edition of Dave Campbell's Texas Football where he made his ...

and more »

Google News

home | site map | Nautical Decor
© 2006