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Air Filtration Systems in Washington, DC, Maryland & Virginia

When it comes to keeping the air in your home clean, you have two options: go to the hardware store a couple of times a year and stock up on those blue or white air filters, or call James A. Wheat & Sons to install a whole-house air filtration system! Whole-house air filtration systems can be installed as part of your central heating and air conditioning system, out of sight and out of the way. Best of all, unlike disposable filters that need to be replaced once a month, whole-house air filtration systems require light maintenance only once a year!

Are you interested in scheduling air filtration system installation in Washington, DC, Maryland, or Virginia? Contact James A. Wheat & Sons at 240-399-5051 today!

Benefits of Whole-House Air Filtration

Whole-house air filtration systems provide all the benefits of electronic air cleaners, but throughout your whole house—they’re not limited to one room! As a result, more bacteria, viruses, dust, pet dander, and other contaminants and allergens are filtered out of your indoor air before they become a problem. Whole-house air filtration systems make it easier to breathe healthier air, making them particularly beneficial for people with allergies or asthma.

If you want to clean up your indoor air and get rid of things like dust mites, pet dander, mold spores, pollen, bacteria and viruses, smoke, and more, don’t wait—call James A. Wheat & Sons to install a whole-house air filtration system in Maryland or DC today!

Why Call James A. Wheat & Sons for Air Filtration Systems in DC, MD & VA?

James A. Wheat & Sons, Inc. is a family-owned and locally operated business that has been serving residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Montgomery County, Maryland and NW Washington, DC since 1978. For two generations, our HVAC company has been striving to provide plumbing, heating, and air conditioning services that exceed your expectations.

Customer service, professionally trained plumbers, HVAC technicians, and hard work are the reasons our customers continue to use our company for all of their heating, cooling, and plumbing needs. Our website will provide you with valuable information as to the type of services we provide, products we offer, and helpful tips that can save you money, including manufacturer recalls to make sure your home is safe and comfortable.

Whether you have a plumbing emergency or want to schedule a routine check-up for your HVAC system, our team of trained technicians is here to help—day or night. Customers throughout Maryland and Washington, DC have come to rely on James A. Wheat & Sons for all their plumbing, heating, and air conditioning needs because as a local, full-service plumbing and HVAC company, we can handle any and all of their problems in a time-sensitive fashion and at an affordable rate.

Contact us online or give us a call at 240-399-5051 to learn more about our whole-house air filtration systems in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia!

Air Filtration FAQs

What is a HEPA air filter?

HEPA is an acronym for high-efficiency particulate air. HEPA filters have a medium that filters very small particles out of the air. In other words, a HEPA air filter is one of the most effective options available for filtering your home’s air.

Does a HEPA filter kill COVID-19?

No, HEPA filters cannot kill a virus. However, it can help protect against the spread by trapping the particles that the virus moves through your home on. This can make it less likely that you will spread or catch COVID in your home. This means HEPA filtration can be part of your overall plan to protect your home and family from the coronavirus.

Is air filtration better than air purification?

Air filtration traps particles in the air. Air purification uses light or other methods to sanitize the air. Most indoor air quality plans will use both types of air cleaning to protect the home or property from unwanted contaminants. They work best as a multi-focused approach to cleaning the air.

What does efficiency mean with air filters?

An efficient air filter is one that traps very small particles. The more efficient the air filter, the smaller the particles it will trap. However, this can also mean that the air filter is harder to push air through. You need to strike a balance between excellent filtration and the energy efficiency of your system as a whole. Your HVAC technician can help you choose the right filter option.

How often should I change my HVAC filter?

Plan to change your HVAC filter once every four to six weeks. This will ensure that it is not hurting the efficiency of your HVAC system if it is full of debris. A dirty air filter will increase airflow resistance, and this can hurt your system’s overall efficiency.