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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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Video explaining if your thermostat should be set to on or auto.

Video – Should I set My Thermostat to ON or AUTO?

June 25, 2019

On most thermostats, you can choose between On or Auto for your fan setting. On tells your HVAC unit to run its fans all the time, even when the air isn’t being heated or cooled. Auto means the fan only runs when your air is being treated. It might be a good idea to try…

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Red x through one air conditioniner, and one AC unit left open.

Video – What are Common Mistakes When Purchasing an AC?

May 31, 2019

It’s time to replace your old or broken AC unit in your home and you don’t want anything to go wrong with the new one. Avoid the common mistakes people make when purchasing a new air conditioner and learn how to prevent them.

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It's time for air conditioner maintenance in Portland, OR.

Video – The Importance of Air Conditioner Maintenance

April 29, 2019

Call (503) 233-1779 to make your appointment to have one of our skilled and knowledgeable technicians come out to your home to maintain your unit.

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An HVAC technician performing an annual maintenance inspection at a Portland home.

Do I Need to Schedule a Maintenance Appointment?

March 26, 2019

Regularly scheduled maintenance appointments for your HVAC units in Portland, OR, can help find and diagnose problems that would be otherwise unknown…

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