Would you like to open up your windows and let fresh air into your home, but keep the pollen and allergens outside? Then you might be interested in a new Green Home Technology such as PollenTec Screens, which has only recently been made available in the US via . Its unique construction allows fresh air to flow into your home while filtering out up to 100% of pollens.
Testing was conducted by the European Center for Allergy Research Foundation (ECARF). The tests results verified that 100% of grass pollens, 99.71% of birch pollen, 93.1% of Stinging Nettle-pollen, 90.9% of Ragweed pollen were captured by the PollenTec screen.
The PollenTec screen material sells for approximately $10 per square foot, an average 24″ x 36″ size window would cost $75 to equip with the special allergy-proof screens. The screens can be installed by home owners, DIYers, builders, and contractors. Screens, Inc. can have a complete screen frame shipped directly to you or help find a screen repair company in your area to help install the screening in windows and sliding doors. There are many different screen models available, such as hinged, manual, motorized, and completely removable options.
To track pollen and allergen levels in your area, check out the National Allergy Forcast for Today, or simply sign-up and receive email alerts providing index levels for four different conditions: Allergy (Pollen), Asthma, Cold & Cough, and Ultraviolet Sensitivity.