Washable Furnace Filters

StigwortNovember 8, 2012

Rather than installing a LENNOX HCC20-28 HIGH CAPACITY AIRCLEANER; I found Permanent Washable Furnace Filters & Air Conditioner Filters. Is it advisable to go with a 1" washable filter rather than an 12-month 5" filter?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

In my opinion the 5 inch media filter will perform better than a 1 inch disposable filter.

    Bookmark   November 9, 2012 at 7:52AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

I agree.
I've never seen any washable filters that
worked as well as media filters.

supply ducts and return should be mastic
sealed so that no 'stuff' enters the
air stream.

best of luck.

    Bookmark   November 9, 2012 at 5:59PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
HVAC design
In determining the HVAC system to use in our new construction,...
Moving floor vent to toekick area
Hello. We are renovating our kitchen as well as baths...
New HVAC install in So Cal
Hi Everyone, I just got a quote from Home Depot contractor....
What's your average gas heating bill in Winter?
I just bought a house in Richmond, VA. Just called...
Geothermal in new construction.
Our house is currently under construction, and while...
Sponsored Products
The Brennan Microwave Cart - 1569
$189.27 | Hayneedle
AKDY 30-inch Stainless Steel Curved Glass Wall Mount Range Hood
Zephyr 42W in. Monsoon II Insert Range Hood - AK9340AS
Verilux Lamps Brookfield 41 in. Aged Bronze Natural Spectrum Floor Lamp with
Home Depot
Halston Two Tier 8-Light Chandelier
DirtTamer Replacment Foam Filter
Brondell Water Filter Systems Swash Bidet Water Filter in White SWF44
$24.95 | Home Depot
Eight-Cup Automatic Drip Coffee Maker
$16.99 | zulily
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™