Air purifiers are really capable of changing the very air in your house. They can circulate the air, make it more humid, remove the dryness in the air and also ensure that the air is rid of spores and other particles. They are usually compact, so you will be able to tuck them away in a corner and they will work for as long as you want them to- without making any noise!
While buying an air purifier be sure of the size of the room you intend on using it. The larger the capacity the more adept it will be in purifying the air of a large room. If you are buying one that does not have a permanent filter, be sure to budget for the filters which will be an added expense. Many come with a filter counter that alerts you when it is time to change the filter.
The Whirlpool Whispure AP51030K is capable of filtering the air within a room 4.8 times in just one hour. It can purify the air of a room that is around 500 sq ft large.
It is incredibly quiet and it has easy to use electronic controls that makes it easy for people to control the product, even without knowing too much about machines! The product uses HEPA 0.3 micron filtration.
It has 4 fan speeds, turbo mode and sleep mode (where you can set a timer on the purifier and it will run through the night on that particular setting). The clean air delivery rate is also quite high. Most users of this product on Amazon.com have loved it- giving it an amazon rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars!
Users love that the sleep mode allows for a more user defined setting that allows you to sleep in peace for hours! The purifier actually flips itself to the lowest setting and runs through the night allowing you to breathe only fresh air. People are taken aback when they first plug this unit as it takes up a huge volume of air and is rather quiet in operation as well.
The Honeywell Compact Air Purifier HHT-011 model is a table top air purifier that is perfect for heating rooms that are around 85 sq ft in size. It comes with a permanent HEPA type filter.
This filter is capable of capturing all kinds of mold, pollen, smoke, dust, bacteria and even pet dander and hair that might be floating around in your house. The product comes with night light feature that makes it glow in the dark- in case you want to switch it off at night, it won’t be too hard for you to find the same. It is rather small and compact so it will fit wherever you want to put it.
Users say that this is the best air purifier has seen. It is rather compact and can easily be discretely placed on a book case. It is so quiet one would not know that an air purifier is running in the room. The permanent easily cleanable filter is an added plus.
The Winix PlasmaWave 5300 is a rather sleek and sophisticated looking air purifier. It costs $159 and it is worth every penny. The cleaning unit removes the dirt and pollutants within the house in a 3 stage process.
This process can actually get rid of any unfavorable smell in your house as well. No harmful products are used in the manufacturing of this product. The product comes with a built-in quality sensor that actually adjusts the speed of the fan.
This model does not come with it’s own remote control. The Winix Plasmawave has been approved by Energy Star. It is widely loved by the users at Amazon.com, who have given it a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5.
Users particularly like the auto speed fan and odor detection feature on this air purifier which modulates the speed of the fan as per the need. Many also say that the unit is quiet in operation and takes in a lot of air, that qualifies it to be the best air purifier 2013.
Holmes Allergen Remover for Small to Medium Rooms
This Holmes HAP726-U Allergen Remover for Medium Rooms is a product that looks incredibly simple. The HEPA filtration has enabled this product to clean the air, as over 99.97% of the allergens were found and filtered. The product comes with a digital display that comes in 4 different speeds and timer. You will be able to run the product for 16 hours continuously. It is rather small and compact and it has a very simple design as well. It comes equipped with a filter that can eliminate all the dirt or the odor around the family.
Users who have tried the Holmes HAP726-U claim that this is the best air purifier 2013 has seen. They highly recommend it to those who have allergies, as it does a rather marvelous job at cleaning the air. It is quiet in low to medium settings and can be programmed to run for a few hours at a stretch.
Surround Air Purifier
The Surround Air XJ-3800 is a self- proclaimed large and intelligent product. It has a sensor technology that is capable of monitoring the quality of the air around and notice the performance of the filters that are being used.
The purifier uses around six different technologies- HEPA filter, UV lamp ionizer, activated carbon filter, pre-filter and electronic dust collection grid. This product is highly energy efficient and it comes with a quiet button as well.
If you are looking for some silence or some alone space, you should just take the air filter with you and turn it on. It won’t make any noise- in fact, you will certainly be able to sleep right through it!
Users find that this unit is a lot more powerful than they assumed. The UV filter does destroy bacteria and germs effectively say many happy consumers.