Asthma is a common ailment that affects a lot of people around the world. Asthma patients are allergic to fur of pets, dust mites, pollution and pollen. Air condition can help purify the air by removing all the impurities circulating in the air. Air conditioners have air filters that help in filtering the air. These air filters store all the impurities and need to be cleaned once in a while for making the purification process more effective. The filters of an air conditioner help to remove pollens, dust and pet hairs which will be stored in it. An air filter is a net like fitting that comes with almost all types of air conditioner, window air conditioner, split air conditioner, central air conditioner etc.
There are two types of air filters, washable and disposable ones. The air filters need to be cleaned at least once in a month. If it is a washable one then wash it with a mild detergent and water and put it back after drying completely. If the air filters are disposable ones then pull it out from the unit and replace it with a new one. Though it is not considered to be a cure for asthma you can reduce the impurities in the air with the help of an air conditioner. Since you spend most of your time in your house the environment within your house need to be kept clean and safe for a healthy living. Especially when the environment outside is hustle and bustle and causes a lot of pollution.