Air Filtration: Your Answer to Common Allergies and Indoor Pollution

When we’re chatting about indoor air quality, one of the easiest ways for you to improve your home’s air quality is with great air filtration. We’re not talking about just changing your air filters either. While replacing your air filters is still significant, the specialists at Ackerman Heating & Air Conditioning in Colfax have a variety of options to make your indoor air quality even better.

When you stop and ponder how much air we breathe every day, you’d think our home’s air quality would be one of the most significant things we consider improving in our homes. Today is the perfect day to see all of your choices so you can start improving your air quality now.

Don’t worry if you’re feeling a little overwhelmed, we’re here to answer any question you may have about the variety of options and we’ll work with you to choose the best option for your home and budget. Give us a call at 509-397-3622 or use our online scheduler and we’ll help you find the best air filtration system in Colfax.

Healthy Climate Carbon Clean 16 Media Air Cleaner

Sometimes it feels good to be #1*. And with the number of other air cleaners out there, we’re honored to have the Healthy Climate Carbon Clean 16 Media Air Cleaner hold that title. Maybe it’s because it has the industry-leading MERV 16 rating or maybe it’s because it eliminates odors with a coconut-activated, carbon-coated fiber matrix. Either way, it’s that type of innovation that has kept Lennox in business for more than 100 years.

And when you also consider that the system helps lengthen the life of your current heating and cooling system by taking care of dust and dirt buildup, it’s just another cherry on top. Allergy sufferers will also swoon when they realize that the Carbon Clean 16 protects from more than 95% of allergy-aggravating particles down to 0.3 microns, which is insanely small. Plus, it elimintates OVER 90% of bioaerosols and microorganisms down to 0.01 micron (beyond small).

Other features include:

  • #1 rated, for professionally installed, whole-home filtration systems*
  • No ozone emissions—the Carbon Clean 16 can lower ground-level ozone in your home by up to 50%
  • Provides whole-home filtration so your home is constantly comfortable, air quality is superb, and no additional energy costs are incurred
  • MERV 16 Precision Pleat™ filter (MERV 16**/CADR 1900***)
  • Compatible with any HVAC system—no additional power source required
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on all of the system’s covered components
Healthy Climate Carbon Clean 16 Media Air Cleaner

Healthy Climate 11 Media Air Cleaner

Made with maximum compatibility in mind, the HC11 offers you air quality you didn’t even realize existed. Not only is the air cleaner, but it is also healthier while adding no additional cost to your current system’s bills.

Some of the most useful equipment features two things: simplicity and effectiveness; and when you choose an HC11, your home’s air will never be the same, providing you ideal indoor air quality. And when you consider the fact that it helps clean and stop dust and dirt buildup, your HVAC system will be able to run more efficiently, saving you money month after month.

Additional features of the HC11 include:

  • Provides whole-home filtration so your home’s comfort and air quality are never conceded
  • MERV 11** filter (MERV 11**/CADR 520***)
  • Removes more than 85% of particles such as mold spores, dirt and dust, down to 3 microns
  • Compatible with any HVAC system—requiring no additional power source
  • No ozone emissions
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on the covered components of the system

Healthy Climate High-Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) Filtration System

When we mention HEPA air filtration, it may ring a bell. And there’s a reason for that, it’s the filtration grade that hospitals use to keep their air clean 24/7/365 because they have to keep the utmost cleanliness year-round. Our Healthy Climate High-Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) Filtration System is a sealed system, which means that it internally holds the particles it grabs so that they don’t have the chance to pass through the filter and back in to your home.

Considering that today’s homes are constructed in a manner that keep them tightly insulated, pollutants more often than not get trapped inside our homes and can’t get out. That’s also why air filtration is vital to boosting your home’s comfort and its air quality.

Our Healthy Climate High-Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) Filtration System includes:

  • True HEPA system—meaning the whole system has met or exceeded the industry’s standards for filtering particles and bio-aerosols
  • Near-perfect filtration—with an efficiency rating of 99.97% for killing particles and bio-aerosols down to 0.3 micron
  • Sealed bypass design—to catch contaminants and not allow them to escape
  • Optional carbon filtration—to assist in odor removal
  • Powerful, yet quiet performance—as it filters the air inside your home all day
  • Easy integration—designed to work with Lennox® HVAC systems for complete home comfort
  • No ozone emissions
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on all of the system’s covered components

Healthy Climate Replacement Air Filters

Cleaning your home’s air doesn’t get much easier than changing your air filters, but don’t believe the lie that all air filters are the same. When you use one of the Healthy Climate Replacement Air Filters from Ackerman Heating & Air Conditioning in Colfax, you can rest easy knowing that your air is cleaner and healthier.

If it’s time to replace your heating and cooling system’s air filters and you’re not sure which filter is best for your needs, give us a call at 509-397-3622 or schedule an appointment through our online scheduler and we’ll be more than happy to help you find the perfect air filter for your needs.

Our air filters tout:

  • Removes particles to preserve your indoor air quality and your HVAC equipment
  • Cartridge slides out for quick, easy replacement
  • MERV 16** available in 5" box and 5" or 6" expandable
  • MERV 10** available in 3" or 5" box and 5" and 6" expandable
  • MERV 8** available in 1" box

* Source: Leading consumer magazine, January 2012. Based on the published CADR, which is a standardized measurement system to determine the cubic feet of clean air produced per minute.

** MERV = Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value. Describes the filter's ability to capture particles and ranges from 1 to 16. Typical fiberglass filter = MERV 1. The higher the MERV rating, the better the filtration.

*** The Clean Air Delivery Rate (CADR) represents the cubic feet of clean air produced per minute.