Call us at:

1-866-488-9399

15706 Garfield Road, Wakeman, Ohio 44889, USA

  • View Cart

Get to Know Your Filter - Filter Terminology

When ordering your filter, it helps to know exactly what you need. In addition to all of the helpful information we have on our website, we wanted to go over some of the terms you might need to know.

What Type of Filter Do I Need?

When you give us a call to place an order, the first thing we are going to ask is what type of filter you need. Here are some of the terms you’ll need to know!

Aluminum Filters

Aluminum filters kind of look like a Brillo pad. They are woven mesh.

Pleated Filters

A pleated filter is a filter that has those waves in the material. They are used for furnaces.

Carbon Filters

Carbon filters, also called Polysob, carbon activated, or charcoal filters, are meant for odor elimination. These are typically used in a kitchen range to filter cooking odors.

Pull Tab

Many filters will have a little plastic tab on them to help with installation.

Light Lens Filter

Some range filters also have light lenses. If your range has a lightbulb, then you will want to get a filter that has a properly sized lens.

Drain Holes

Some filters also have drain holes to drain liquid out as you’re washing it.

Measurements

As always, it helps to know the measurements of your filter so we can help you get the right one for your application.

Learn More About Duraflow

If you are still confused as to which filter you need for your application, contact us today, and we can help you through the steps of identifying the best filter for you!

Loading Form...
Posted By Duraflow in Filters

Most Recent

Customizable Filters

Posted By Duraflow Filtration
November 29, 2021 Category: Duraflow, Filters, Filter Pros, Filter Professionals, Customizable Filters, Custom Filters,

At Duraflow Industries, we offer a variety of customized filters for our clients to use throughout their homes and

The Science Behind Electrostatic Filters

Posted By Duraflow Industries
November 18, 2021 Category: Electrostatic Filters, Filter Replacement, Filter Science,

At Duraflow Filtration, we offer a variety of filters for our clients to choose from when assisting with their furnace needs. One of those filters is our electrostatic

Providing Optimal Energy Savings

Posted By Duraflow Industries
November 18, 2021 Category: Saving Money, Saving Energy, Winter Months, Furnace Hacks, Filter Replacement

Every furnace comes with a particular energy rating. The energy rating is usually found marked on the outside of the furnace, which can show you how much money and energy you are saving. But what about filters - can they also lend a hand in saving you money on your energy bills?

Subscribe to our newsletter to receive news, updates, and other stuff by email:

© , Duraflow Industries. Powered by Virteomvirteom.com