Top MERV 12 Air Filters by Brand

If you are looking for better air filtration in the home, MERV 12 air filters provide the high level of contaminant control you need. A better quality air filter keeps your heating and cooling equipment cleaner while providing sufficient airflow to ensure efficient operation. Learn more about MERV 12 air filters and explore your options before your next filter change.

If anyone in your household suffers from allergies or asthma, going above and beyond a standard low rated filter delivers better allergen control to eliminate triggers indoors. MERV 12 air filters are extremely effective at trapping contaminant particles between 1.0 and 3.0 microns in size. This includes:

  • Mold spores
  • Pet dander
  • Legionella
  • Humidifier dust
  • Automobile emissions
  • Pollen
  • Dust mites

A higher quality furnace filter such as a MERV 12 air filter works to safeguard your family against these potentially harmful airborne particles, helping everyone feel more comfortable indoors. MERV 12 air filters protect your heating and cooling equipment from exposure to dust, dirt, and other debris which can cause damage to components. These higher-rated filters typically last longer than standard 1-inch disposable filters with lower MERV ratings, meaning fewer filter changes and lower replacement costs.