Home Health Experts
You can breathe easier with reliable advice from our Filtrete Home Health Experts. With experience in industries such as home remodeling and home filtration, they share their knowledge to help improve your indoor air quality, and create a healthier home environment.
The Holmes Group
Through his company The Holmes Group, Mike Holmes leads an international brand with operations in independent media production, new home building and inspection divisions, as well as expansion into product development.
Advanced Technical Service Specialist, Filtrete Laboratory
Larry Cavalier is a Technical Service Specialist for the Filtrete Brand. With 35 years of experience in the air filtration and non-woven web industry, Larry Cavalier frequently leads educational seminars on air filtration, indoor air quality and heating/cooling system maintenance at industry trade shows, conferences and hardware retailers nationwide. Larry acts as the primary liaison between the customers and the laboratory to improve existing technologies and develop new innovations in the air filtration category. In the laboratory, he is responsible for monitoring industry news and trends, testing product performance and guaranteeing the accuracy of the Filtrete Brand product claims.
Product Development Specialist, Filtrete Laboratory
Nathan Marks is a Product Development Specialist in the Filtrete laboratory. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Minnesota. Nathan has sixteen years of product development experience, including time spent with 3M Purification Inc. and in the Filtrete laboratory. Nathan has developed retail and industrial water filtration products and currently has three issued United States patents.
Advanced Product Development Specialist, Filtrete Laboratory
Andy Fox is an Advanced Product Development Specialist in the Filtrete laboratory. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Iowa State University. Andy has twelve years of product and technology development experience, including time spent in both the 3M Corporate Research Process Laboratory and in the Filtrete laboratory. Andy has developed the filter media in many current Filtrete air filters, and he has fourteen issued United States patents.
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Three Easy Tools for a Healthier Home Environment
You can’t seem to turn on the TV or pick up a magazine lately without running across a story about some kind of contamination in our air, water or food.read more...
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Time to Tackle Home Maintenance
Follow the ‘SAFETY’ checklist from Trusted HGTV Contractor Mike Holmes.read more...
Tackle Top Asthma Triggers
One in 12 Americans has asthma, and the numbers are growing every year.read more...
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Three Strategies for Improving Indoor Air Quality
Even if your home looks fresh and clean, indoor air pollution could be creating health risks for you and your family.read more...
What’s in Your Air? Common Household Air Pollutants
Do you know what’s in the air you breathe?read more...
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Bust the Dust – 10 Easy Dust-Fighting Strategies
Dust. No matter what you do, it just keeps turning up, coating bookshelves, sneaking into your cupboards and making itself at home under your bed.read more...
Seven Days to a Fresher-smelling Home
Store shelves are loaded with odor-fighting products designed to mask the unpleasant smells that can accumulate in your home.read more...
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What's that Smell in the Home?
Home Improvement Expert Danny Lipford Shares Tips to Eliminate Odorsread more...
Plumbed In Water Filtration
Improving Efficiency and Extending the Life of Household Appliances Using Filtered Water
By Nathan Marks
More than four out of 10 Americans use home water treatment units, ranging from water pitchers and stations to more sophisticated whole house systems.read more...
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Water Filtration 101: How to Identify the Right System For Your Home
By Nathan Marks
Did you know that the average family of four uses 400 gallons of water every day? With approximately 70 percent of that water used indoors, every homeowner has their own reason for using a water filtration system.read more...