Spring Cleaning Checklist for Your HVAC System

April 6, 2021

Spring has officially arrived, and the sun is starting to shine! This is the perfect time to start on your spring cleaning projects that you’ve put off. Don’t forget about your heating and cooling system! Here are some things to keep in mind when you’re making your spring cleaning checklist for your HVAC system. 1. Pay attention to your air filters You might not see your air filters every day, but they play a big role in your heating and cooling system’s functioning. Dirty air filters contribute to dusty, dirty air. Make sure

Continue Reading
company icon

How Does A Ductless Mini-Split System Work?

March 8, 2021

A ductless mini-split system comes with an air conditioner and heater for comfort. The heating and cooling unit is wired to maintain even temperatures even when the weather is extreme. During the winter, you can warm your home effortlessly. When the season switches to summer, the system cools your indoor space as well. There are tons of benefits and perks that come with owning a ductless mini-split system. Let us walk you through how the unit operates. What Is a Ductless Mini-Split System? As the name implies, a mini-split system features a heat pump and an

Continue Reading
company icon

New Year, New Furnace: Why You Should Replace Your Furnace This Year

January 21, 2021

You’ve made it through 2020 and looking at 2021, there are probably some goals or to-dos that you already have in mind. Why not add a new furnace to the list? Giving your home’s heating system a fresh start is a great idea. Has your furnace seen better days? Replace it with a ductless system! Why go ductless? Your home’s heating system works hard to keep you comfortable during the winter. In the summer, your air conditioning plays a huge role in staying cool. How about adding a system to your home

Continue Reading
company icon

Understanding Duct-Cleaning Frequency

November 19, 2020

You may be surprised to learn that one of your HVAC system’s most important components is one that is hard to see: the ducts. Without good ducts, your HVAC system can’t properly deliver air to where it’s needed in your Portland home. While a variety of problems can occur with your ducts, such as split seams and holes, the most common problem that occurs with ducts is blockages due to dust and debris. Fortunately, taking advantage of duct cleaning services from Climate Control can help you quickly restore your ducts to like-new condition. How Do Ducts Become Clogged?

Continue Reading
company icon

Reasons Why A Heat Pump is a Good Solution for Heating and Cooling

October 20, 2020

Fall has officially arrived, and the weather has already started changing. Autumn is the perfect time of year to get your heating and cooling system replaced. A heat pump is a great solution. These systems are ideal for Pacific Northwest weather conditions because we have generally mild temperatures overall. Heat pumps are also incredibly energy efficient and cost-effective for the average homeowner. We are a proud Carrier dealer and enjoy working with customers to find the right system that works for their space. One of our most popular new systems is the Carrier Infinity Heat Pump. This

Continue Reading
company icon

Decoding Common HVAC Terminology

September 19, 2020

When you’re new to hiring an HVAC company, you may experience a lot of confusion while researching your options because of the HVAC terms you’ll come across. If you’re buying a new heating or cooling system, you will come across different types of ratings, such as AFUE, EER, HSPF and SEER. Once you know what these HVAC terms mean, you’ll be ready to make a choice on companies or systems. AFUE Furnace efficiency rating is expressed as AFUE (annual fuel utilization efficiency). The higher a furnace’s AFUE rating, the more energy efficient it is. If a

Continue Reading
company icon