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Cook on a grill this summer to keep your home cool.

Video – Energy Saving Tip for Summer

May 21, 2020

It is no secret that your oven will toast your house up and cooking on a cold day is nice sometimes, but on a hot day it will warm your house up in an unnecessary way. Try to utilize the opportunity you might have to cook outside.

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Video - Are Wi-Fi Thermostats Cost-Effective? | HVAC, Install | Portland

Video – Are Wi-Fi Thermostats Cost-Effective?

April 29, 2020

Why are you heating and cooling your home when you are not there? Being able to control your thermostat when you are away is one of the most cost effective energy improvements you can make in your home. Contact us today to learn more!

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pet and air filters indoor air quality

Video – Does Indoor Air Quality Affect My Pet?

March 19, 2020

Protect your pets from indoor air pollution by changing your air filters regularly. Call Ben’s Heating & Air Conditioning today at 503-233-1779.

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Video – What Is a Heat Pump?

February 26, 2020

A heat pump is a device that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside your home to outside or from outside to inside. In the winter a heat pump works like a heater, extracting heat energy from outside and transferring it inside. In the summer the process reverses and it will remove heat…

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Video – How to Prevent the Pipes in Your Home From Freezing

January 31, 2020

Insulate the pipes in your home on exterior walls or in unheated areas such as crawl spaces, garages, basements, and attics. Turn off the inside water shut-off valve that provides water to your outside spigots or hose bibs. Drain each line by opening the spigot until it stops dripping and then turn off the spigot.…

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cartoon picture of a pilot light in a furnace.

Video – Check Your Furnace Pilot Light

December 30, 2019

Your furnace may be blowing cold air because the pilot light has gone out. Call us at 503-233-1779 or request service online to have it properly fixed. This is indicative of a bigger problem that requires professional help.

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Man changing the batteries on his smoke detector.

When Do I Need to Replace the Batteries in My Smoke Detector?

November 26, 2019

Change the batteries in your smoke and CO detectors when you change your clocks for daylight savings. It’s an easy reminder to replace them and is very important for your safety!

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Video – Why Does My Furnace Smell Like Gas When I Turn it ON?

October 25, 2019

You turn on your furnace, and you smell gas. What should you do? First assess what the smell most likely is, and you may not need to call anyone. Of course, if you’re still nervous because you just don’t know, turn off your furnace and give one of our highly trained technicians a call at…

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Two air conditioner units outside brick home.

Video – When Do I Need to Replace My Air Conditioner?

August 28, 2019

The central air conditioning system is a simple pleasure of everyday life. Your home should be a place where you can relax. On a hot summer day in Oregon City cool air is essential to your relaxation. If you take good care of your air conditioner with annual inspections and monthly filter swaps, it should…

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Dop you want to reduce your energy bills? Man sitting at a desk looking at his bills.

Video – Do You Want to Reduce Your Energy Bills?

July 31, 2019

Upgrade your HVAC equipment to help you save money on your monthly energy bills. Call us at (503) 233-1779 today for more information.

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