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High Efficiency Filters

Why Upgrade My Air Filter?

For your family’s health

Most heating and cooling systems still use a basic air filter. These filters were originally designed to protect the equipment and not the people served by the equipment. The average air filter is only capable of removing 3–5% of the particles that pass through it. Today, however, there are several types of permanent air filters available in various efficiencies that can help you filter the air in your home. If you suffer from allergies, asthma, hay fever or other breathing difficulties, there is an air filter that can help you. We can even provide you with the same type of air filter used in hospital operating rooms.

What does MERV Ratings mean to me and why are they important?
Allergies are more widespread than most people realize—conservative estimates suggest that over 35 million Americans suffer from allergies. This number is likely much, much higher because some allergic reactions are so common and consistent that many sufferers perceive them as “normal.”

Allergies are simply adverse immune system reactions to substances that are harmless to most people. Common substances include:
  • Dust mites
  • Dust
  • Pollen
  • Mold and mildew
  • Pet dander
  • Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and other chemicals
Allergic reactions take on many forms—ranging from mild to severe—and can occur virtually anywhere in the body. Common allergic reactions include:
  • Headaches
  • Fatigue
  • Asthma
  • Ecxcema—an inflammation of the skin
  • Rhinitis—an inflammation of the nasal mucous membranes
  • Allergic conjunctivitis—watery eyes
Solve Problems — Comfort - Allergies

None of these reactions should ever be considered normal. Many options exist to help alleviate these conditions — and your misery. Depending on your allergy — different products may be recommended. One of the best solutions for most homes is an Aprilaire Whole-Home Air Cleaner. These Air Cleaners can capture and eliminate airborne dust, pollen, mold spores, pet dander, dust mites and more, making it a tough ally in your fight against allergies.

Model 5000 Electronic Air Cleaner

  • Traps 99% of airborne pollen, mold and spore-sized particles
  • Eliminates 98% of airborne bacteria-sized particles
  • Removes 94% of respirable dust, dust which the EPA reports can trigger asthma
  • Captures 80% of airborne particles the size of tobacco smoke
  • Removes up to 80% of airborne virus-sized particles-something no other air cleaner in the industry can do!
  • Easy to maintain—the 5000 requires infrequent replacement of filtering media and wiping down of ionizing wires—a process that can be completed in less than 20 minutes
  • Unlike competitive electronic air cleaners there is never a need for the frequent and time-consuming cleaning or washing of collector cells

2000 Series MERV 13 Media Air Cleaners

  • Traps 98% of visible airborne dust and other large particles
  • Permanently captures at least 97% of airborne pollen-sized particles
  • Provides more than 30 times the filtering media used in standard 1" furnace filters
  • Requires no maintenance other than the infrequent replacement of filtering media every 1-2 years
Santiam Heating and Sheetmetal works with Coleman products in Sublimity OR.
Why Should You Choose Coleman?
Find out why this 100% American assembled company is the best
Call Santiam Heating and Sheetmetal for reliable Gas Furnace replacement in Salem OR.
41713 Stayton Scio Rd. Stayton, OR, 97383
CCB# 104080
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