Clawson Heating & Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for the ‘Heat Pumps’ Category

4 Benefits of Heat Pumps for Oregon Homes

Monday, September 4th, 2023

When you invest in an HVAC system for your home, it’s not a decision you take lightly. Not only is it an expensive investment, but it’s one you have to live with for 10-15 years. If you’re considering a heat pump, it’s a great choice, especially for climates like ours where winter temperatures rarely dip below freezing.

You can keep reading to learn more about the top four benefits of a heat pump for our area. Then, give our team a call when you’re ready to schedule heat pump service in Clackamas, OR. We can offer an in-home assessment where we review how a heat pump would be set up in your home so you can decide if it’s the right system for you.

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When to Schedule A Heat Pump Service

Monday, February 20th, 2023

You may not realize it but you really rely on and trust your heat pump to keep your home comfortable throughout the year. And that system has certainly had its work cut out for it in the past several months. From sweltering temperatures in the summer to frigid ones in the winter, your heat pump has done its duty.

At this point though, your system may be struggling. It makes sense too! What human can run two marathons in a row with little to no support? That’s why we want you to know when to get professional assistance for your system. Here are the signs that you need to schedule a heat pump service in Oregon City, OR.

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5 Signs You Have a Faulty Heat Pump

Monday, January 9th, 2023

More and more homes are becoming all electric. This is an energy efficient and environmentally friendly way to live. Switching over to a heat pump system is a step toward that all-electric future for your home.

We want to give you a reminder that even all-electric systems aren’t immune from the need for expert repairs. With how much more intense our seasons are becoming, this is even more important to remember too. Why? Because prompt repairs can save you from an early replacement.

Do you need a heat pump repair in Lake Oswego, OR? Here are the warnings signs that you do.

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My Heat Pump Won’t Switch Out of Heating Mode! What’s Wrong?

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

A heat pump is one of the most convenient home comfort systems available because it can work as both a powerful cooling system and energy-efficient heating system—year-round comfort in a single package. 

But if you discover one day that your home’s heat pump won’t switch over to do half of its job, you’ll be uncomfortable, unhappy, and wondering if you need to schedule heat pump repair.

Since the hot weather is now arriving, you may be in the position when you expect your heat pump to change over to cooling mode and work as an air conditioner. If you turn on your heat pump and the only air you get from the vents is warm air, there are several possibilities for what’s happening. The answer may be simple. Or you may need to call our technicians to examine the heat pump and see what needs to be repaired. Below we’ll look at several examples of what might be wrong.

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Heat Pump vs. Furnace—Which Is the Better Choice for a New Heater?

Monday, December 14th, 2020

If you’re currently considering replacing your heating system, and you’re weighing choices between getting a furnace and a heat pump, you’ll have plenty of factors to consider. We can’t give you a single answer on a blog post, but we can shed some light on several of the considerations. Before you make a decision, you’ll want to consult with us so we can give you expert advice. (After all, you’ll need us to install the new system, so have us there from the beginning!)

Below we’ve listed some pros and cons of installing a heat pump or furnace. Some of these factors will have greater weight with you than others, and that’s one of the reasons you’ll want our professionals guiding you.

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