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Steps to Take When Your HVAC Is Not Working at All

No one wants to be met with a home that mirrors the scalding or freezing temperatures of the outdoors. It’s true, HVAC problems always seem to happen at the most inconvenient times. So when your HVAC isn’t working at all, it’s good to have a few ideas for how to fix it. If your HVAC is suffering from major problems, you could always call an HVAC specialist like the professionals at Entek. But the reason your HVAC isn’t working might be basic. You might even be able to fix it with just a few simple steps. Most HVACs are built […]

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5 Signs You Need Furnace Repair

The furnace in your home is something you may not think about often—unless there’s a problem—but it’s nonetheless very important. If your furnace isn’t working properly, it could have a significantly negative impact on your home, especially in the cold winter months when you need it the most. So if you need furnace repair in Vancouver, WA, you shouldn’t put it off. Instead, make sure you get furnace repair from a reputable company, such as Entek HVAC, right away. You want to make sure a minor repair doesn’t turn into a major repair. How do you know if your furnace […]

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Common Solutions for Inefficient Wall Heaters

The nights have suddenly turned cold, with lows in the 30s in the forecast, so it’s time to turn on those heaters. But what if you find your heater isn’t up to the challenge of keeping you warm this season? Is there anything that can be done to remedy an inefficient wall heater? It depends on your particular issue. A furnace that isn’t running well will certainly require a different solution than one that’s just not sufficient for the space it’s supposed to heat. Let’s dig into some common fixes for when your wall heater isn’t working too well. Is […]

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What Are the Benefits of an ENERGY STAR®–Rated Electric Furnace?

There are many energy-efficient appliances on the market these days. But if your furnace is nearing the end of its life span, odds are you’ve probably never purchased an ENERGY STAR®–rated electric furnace. After all, furnaces can last decades, and the ENERGY STAR® label has only been around since 1992. So if you’ve never purchased an ENERGY STAR® furnace, you may be wondering whether it’s a worthwhile investment. ENERGY STAR®–rated appliances operate at optimal efficiency, and electric furnaces are no exception. Entek not only carries these high-efficiency electric furnaces, we also offer them at affordable prices. From comfort to cost […]

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Does a Gas Furnace Need Electricity? (And 5 Other Questions to Answer Before Winter)

Sometimes it feels as if summer has barely arrived and yet it’s fleeting away so quickly that it’s nearly time for your fall HVAC inspection, just in time to prepare for the cooler winter months. But how well did your home heating system really work last year? Were some rooms much warmer than others? Was it turned up on high and yet everyone still needed to walk around in sweatshirts? Was your bill exorbitant despite using your heating system sparingly? These winter HVAC issues are not uncommon. In fact, they are some of the most reported issues that prompt homeowners […]

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Is Central Heating Gas or Electric?

If you’re considering making the switch to central heating, you may have a few questions. You may be wondering, for instance, is central heating gas or electric? If that’s the case, we have some good news for you. Central heating can be fueled by either gas or electricity. So which one is the better option for you? We’re glad you came to the experts at Entek to find out. Here, we’ll give you the breakdown of what you need to know when comparing gas and electric central heating systems. The first thing to know is that both systems have their […]

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What Are the Benefits of Natural Gas Heating Systems for Homes?

Your heating system might not be the most glamorous thing in your home, but in the dead of winter, it will be the only thing keeping you nice and toasty when Jack Frost decides to come to town. With modern technology, homeowners have more heating options than ever before, but how do you know what system is right for you? At Entek, we pride ourselves on being on the cutting edge of HVAC solutions. We’ve been in this business since 1946, so trust us when we say we know our heaters! If you’re looking to install a new system in […]

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What Are the Benefits of Joining a Planned Maintenance Program for Furnace Upkeep?

Keeping up with the maintenance of your furnace is important. By staying on top of this, you’re able to spot any issues from the beginning, saving you both time and money in the long run. Additionally, you’re helping to keep the system healthy, which will result in it lasting longer. Furnace upkeep is important, but it doesn’t have to be something that you need to add to your plate. We get that you’re busy. That’s why at Entek we offer a Planned Maintenance Program for furnace upkeep. Let us worry about these things so you don’t have to. Here are […]

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5 Tips for Choosing the Best Electric Furnace for Your Home

If your energy bills are skyrocketing or your home doesn’t heat up as quickly as it used to, it may be time to consider updating your heating system. Entek specializes in providing the right heating solutions for homeowners like you. Our high-efficiency furnaces reduce energy use while increasing indoor comfort. We offer both mobile home gas and electric furnace models. If you don’t have access to natural gas, then an electric furnace model may be the better option for you. If that’s the case, here are five tips for finding the best electric furnace for your home. Select an Energy-Efficient […]

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Should I Buy an Oil or Natural Gas Furnace?

A furnace is an integral part of any home, helping keep you and your family cozy in the colder parts of the year. When those autumn months roll around and that familiar chill sets in, every homeowner asks themselves the same question: what’s the best way to keep my house warm? Before you get sucked into questions about models and brands, the first thing you should decide is what you want fueling the system. More often than not, that’s going to come down to a question between oil or natural gas. There are plenty of options on the market, but […]

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