Air Conditioning Articles

What Does SEER Mean?

August 13, 2018
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When it comes to your air conditioner (A/C), a common term used in the HVAC business that you’re likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER? SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio. It’s a rating system of the air conditioner’s cooling capacity to power input, i.e., it’s the… Continue Reading

How to Choose Between Quotes for Your New Air Conditioner

July 18, 2018
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When you’re faced with replacing your air conditioner, it can be daunting. It seems there’s so much to know. And even when you have your standard three quotes from contractors, how do you know which one to pick? Continue Reading

Heat Gain Prevention

June 29, 2018
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One way to save money this summer is by learning how to battle heat build up, or heat gain, in your Ontario, Oregon, home. By taking a few steps you can minimize the amount of heat that gets trapped inside. Continue Reading

Common Problems With Air Conditioning

June 11, 2018
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Air conditioning problems aren’t always predictable, but there are a few common problems that we see over and over again here in Ontario, OR. Continue Reading

Save Money on Air Conditioning

May 24, 2018
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Here in Ontario, OR, and Weiser, ID, air conditioning is crucial for comfort during those hot summer months. Our advice might help cut air conditioning energy costs, while continuing to stay cool. Continue Reading

Is it Normal For My Air Conditioner to Turn On and Off?

May 8, 2018
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While there are many possible reasons for short cycling, here are a few of the most common ones and what can be done to fix them. Continue Reading

The Importance of Air Conditioner Maintenance

April 26, 2018
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An air conditioner, just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service for it to run efficiently. We recommend getting your AC unit serviced and cleaned once a year. You should do this in the spring, to ensure that your unit will run with the most efficiency during the hottest summer months. Continue Reading

Does My Air Conditioner Help With My Allergies?

April 9, 2018
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It’s estimated there are now 50 million seasonal allergy sufferers in America. Properly maintaining your HVAC system is the difference between your air conditioner helping with those allergies or aggravating them. Continue Reading

Mistakes to Avoid When Purchasing an Air Conditioning System

March 27, 2018
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Purchasing a new air conditioner can be a daunting task, but we’re here to help! Here are some common purchasing mistakes to avoid when buying a new air conditioning system. Continue Reading

Why is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

September 1, 2017
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What happens when you turn on your air conditioning unit and it blows hot or warm air? The professionals at Comfort Zone are here to help. Continue Reading