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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

August 15, 2019

A major part of your health relies on getting a good night’s sleep. That’s why it’s not just important to run your air conditioner during the hot summer days. You also need to keep your home comfortably cool at night as well. At Ben’s Heating & Air Conditioning, we understand that depending on your air…

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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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Does My Air Conditioner Eliminate Mold?

July 2, 2019

At Ben’s Heating & Air Conditioning, we’re often asked, “Do air conditioners kill off mold?” This is a common misconception. A properly maintained and functioning air conditioner (AC) can decrease the likelihood of mold growth. This is because it acts as a humidity balancer. But if mold forms, the air conditioner can’t prevent it from growing.…

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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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4 Signs I Need a New AC Unit

June 7, 2019

Ben’s Heating & Air Conditioning understands that air conditioning is crucial for comfort in your daily life here in Gresham, OR. A well maintained AC unit, with yearly inspections and monthly filter changes, can last up to 10 or 15 years. How do I know if I need repairs for my unit or if I…

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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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Does an Air Conditioner Help With Allergies?

May 15, 2019

Does an air conditioner help with allergies? In one word, yes. Actually two words, yes if. If you properly maintain the air conditioner. Air conditioners can help filter your home’s air and control its humidity, which are both helps in the allergy world. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), it’s estimated…

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Video – The Importance of Air Conditioner Maintenance

April 29, 2019

The best time of year to have your AC serviced is spring, even if you reside in a locale with pretty warm weather all year long. 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. It’s best to have…

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Is HVAC Preventative Maintenance Worth It?

April 16, 2019

At Ben’s Heating & Air Conditioning, we know what an investment your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is in your home. That’s why time and time again we recommend regular preventative maintenance on all your HVAC units. You need to invest in your investment. We have had some of our Portland, OR, area…

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Do I Need to Schedule a Maintenance Appointment?

March 26, 2019

Just like a regular physical, a regularly scheduled maintenance appointment can help find and diagnose problems that would be otherwise invisible to you because the signs are not easily seen or heard. So often we notice problems only because we miss the benefit we lost when something stops working… To find out more, give one…

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