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 enhance your home’s air quality is with great air filtration. We’re not talking about only changing your air filters either. While swapping out your air filters is still important, the pros at 1st Choice Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. in Lake Forest have a variety of choices to make your indoor air quality even better. When you think about how much air we breathe per day, you’d think our home’s air quality would be one of the most important things we consider improving in our homes. Today is the perfect day to view all of your options so you can start enhancing your air quality right away. Don’t worry if you’re feeling a little overwhelmed, we’re here to answer any question you may have about the various choices and we’ll work with you to find a great option for your home and budget. Give us a call at 949-204-0859 or use our online scheduler and we’ll help you find the best air filtration system in Orange County. Healthy Climate Carbon Clean 16 Media Air Cleaner Sometimes it feels good to be #1*. And with the hundreds of other air cleaners in the market, 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 neutralizes 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 prolong 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 love it when they realize that the Carbon Clean 16 protects from more than 95% of allergy-aggravating particles down to 0.3 microns, which is ridiculously small. Plus, it destroys 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 might lower ground-level ozone in your home by up to 50% Provides whole-home filtration so your home is constantly comfortable, air quality is top-notch, 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 necessary 5-Year Limited Warranty on all of the system’s covered components Product Brochure Contact Us to Learn More Healthy Climate 11 Media Air CleanerCreated with maximum compatibility in mind, the HC11 offers you air quality you didn’t even know 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 touts two things: simplicity and effectiveness; and when you decide to go with an HC11, your home’s air will never be the same, giving you ideal indoor air quality. And when you consider the fact that it helps clean and avoid dust and dirt buildup, your HVAC system will be able to operate more efficiently, saving you money year after year. Additional perks 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 Product Brochure Contact Us to Learn More Healthy Climate High-Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) Filtration SystemWhen we bring up 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 retains the particles it captures 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 built in a manner that keep them tightly insulated, impurities more often than not get confined 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 has: 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 eliminating particles and bio-aerosols down to 0.3 micron Sealed bypass design—to catch pollutants 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—crafted to work with Lennox® HVAC systems for whole home comfort No ozone emissions 5-Year Limited Warranty on all of the system’s covered components Product Brochure Contact Us to Learn More Healthy Climate Replacement Air Filters Cleaning your home’s air doesn’t get much easier than replacing 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 1st Choice Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. in Lake Forest, 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 option is best for your needs, give us a call at 949-204-0859 or arrange an appointment through our online scheduler and we’ll be more than happy to help you find the best air filter for your needs. Our air filters tout: Removes particles to protect your indoor air quality and your HVAC equipment Cartridge slides out for smooth, 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.