Air Purifier vs Air Scrubber: What’s the Difference?

With the global increase in concern over indoor air quality, the terms “air purifier” and “air scrubber” are being tossed around a lot more these days. Some people even use the words interchangeably, but these two types of machines are far from identical. If you’re not sure which product is the right choice for your […]

Air Purifier vs Houseplants: Which is Better and Why?

Over the years, there’s been a lot of debate about mechanical air filtration versus natural air filtration. In particular, people have argued if houseplants can compete with air purifiers for cleaning your indoor air. What spurred this debate was a 1989 study published by NASA that showcased the powerful air purifying capabilities of plants. That study […]

Air Purifier vs Air Conditioner: What’s the Difference?

Almost everyone has some type of air conditioner in their home. Whether it be a whole house system or a portable or window-mounted air conditioning unit. A large number of people also have an air purifier. But, do you know how air purifiers and air coolers really compare? For example, can they both cool the […]

Air Purifier vs Dehumidifier: How Each Works and Compares

Are you wondering what makes an air purifier and dehumidifier different? Or how about what makes them similar? In this post, we’re going settle the air purifier vs dehumidifier debate. While both devices are great for people who have allergies or asthma it can be hard to figure out which is the better buy for […]

Are Air Purifiers Safe for Babies (and Newborns)?

Setting up a nursery for a baby is an exciting time in any new parent’s life. As the delivery date fast approaches for your newborn, you’re undoubtedly stocking up on the major necessities for the room such as a crib, changing table, rocking chair, and decorations. While all of those items are important to have […]

What is CADR Rating? (Air Purifier Rating Scale Explained)

CADR is one of the most misunderstood technical ratings on air cleaning devices. But it doesn’t have to be. In this post, you’ll learn exactly what is CADR rating and how it applies to air cleaners. We’ll also explain how to read a CADR rating scale and the basics behind what is a good CADR […]