As cities get more polluted, it's never a bad idea to add an air purifier in your apartment, especially if you have sensitive lungs like me. Pollen, cat hairs, and other particulates can easily find their way into your apartment, causing allergies and making it more difficult to get things done. Here are the best air purifiers we've found for smaller places.
[Note: the AirGenius is not a HEPA rated model and instead uses an ifD filter to electrically charge attraction between airborne particles and the interior surfaces of the filter] ($249.99)
3. Oransi v-hepa Max Air Purifier: This true HEPA air purifier looks big, but it's not that deep (8 inches). It uses only 90 watts, so it costs less to operate. This air purifier will work for rooms up to 600 sq. ft., so if you've got a small studio, then this will do the job. ($479)
4. Germ Guardian AC5250PT: This air purifier has a pet filter, captures allergens, and uses UV-C light to kill common germs and bacteria. It will cover room up to 193 sq. ft. ($179.99)
5. Holmes Pure Living Solution: This air purifier is currently on sale directly from Holmes, and the price includes 4 HEPA filters. It works for rooms up to 180 sq. ft. ($77.94)
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