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What Is HVAC Certification and What Does It Mean for the Customer?

If you’re in the market for a new HVAC system, there are a number of factors to consider. One of the most important is HVAC certification. That’s why the people you work with at Entek are all certified technicians and engineers. Uncertain of what that is or what it means for you? We’ll tell you all about it and why you need it for your HVAC service or installation. So, what exactly is HVAC certification? It’s essentially a procedure by which an accredited agency verifies a technician has undergone the requisite training for the position and has met industry standards […]

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5 Things to Look for When Hiring HVAC Repair in Vancouver WA

When you’re looking to hire a contractor to fix your HVAC system, you want to make a prompt decision. You can’t let your home or building grow uncomfortably hot or cold, after all. But you also want to make the right decision and go with a trustworthy company. Your HVAC system is a significant investment. You don’t want to hire a company only to have the technicians do a poor job so you end up with your system needing repair again. You’ll then have to call a service back into your home or building for more repairs. Spend a bit […]

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Commercial HVAC Basics to Help You Choose the Best Company for Your Business

Choosing an HVAC contractor is not as easy as one may think, because it’s a job that requires understanding commercial HVAC basics. It also means doing significant research into professional reputations because, just like any other profession, it’s very easy to wind up with a subpar contractor if you don’t do your due diligence. You need to thoroughly vet prospective HVAC contractors and their ability to properly follow through on taking care of commercial HVAC basics so that you ensure you get a real professional, rather than just a bunch of handymen who over-inflate their professional credentials. So, what exactly […]

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4 Things You Should Know About Air Duct Cleaning in Vancouver

Have you ever thought about the quality of the air inside of your home? It’s not often top-of-mind, until one day you’re vacuuming and you see all the dust particles flying around or your seasonal allergies start to emerge once again or your pet shakes about, and you wonder, is the air I’m breathing healthy? In most cases, it’s not likely unhealthy, but can very often be improved through a number of steps. These can include things like adding in a purifier, leaving your shoes at the door, investing in a whole-house vacuum, regularly bathing your pets, and cleaning your […]

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5 Questions to Ask When Hiring HVAC Service in Portland

As a home or business owner, there will likely come a time when you’ll need to call an HVAC technician to look at, fix, or install something in your home or office. HVAC is the acronym for “heating, ventilation, and air conditioning.” When it comes to hiring HVAC service in Portland, these services can include, but aren’t limited to, installing, maintaining, and repairing heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems. Essentially, anything that helps to control the temperature and air quality in your home or business can be serviced by an HVAC technician. We want to ensure the best care […]

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6 Services Provided by a Heating and Cooling Company

Heating and cooling your home is expensive. This year alone it’s estimated you’ll spend over $2,000 on your energy bill, with at least $875 of that accounting for just heating and cooling costs. Despite this high figure, you probably don’t think about your heating and cooling company too often­—not unless you have a problem. And since we’re now almost three months into 2019, you’ve also likely dropped your New Year’s resolutions, so let’s make a new one together. Let’s make proactive heating and cooling decisions with the goal of extending the life of your system, feeling comfortable in your space, […]

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Beware Calls for Duct Cleaning & Other HVAC Services

It’s come to our attention this week that an unscrupulous company is sending out “robo-calls” impersonating our business. An individual in Camas, WA, informed us that over the last few months he was receiving many calls from a duct cleaning company named Entek offering a great deal on the service. First, we want to clarify that as a reputable HVAC company, you will never receive a call from us. We will not call you to offer our services. We’re simply here when you need us and to remind our maintenance customers when it is time to service their HVAC system. […]

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What is a Forced Air Heating System?

While the summers are sunny, it gets cold in the Pacific Northwest. This is why finding a heating system that not only works to keep your house warm, but is also energy efficient, is extremely important to homeowners and business owners alike. There are a few other heating systems out there, but forced air heating is the most common system in North America and you’ve probably had one or at least heard of it before. But, do you really know what forced air heating is and how it works? If you are in the market for a new house or […]

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Duct Cleaning is an Essential Maintenance Project for Homes & Businesses Alike

The air we breathe is critical to our overall health and well-being. This applies as much to the air in the confines of our residences and offices as it does to the air in the outside environment. While outdoor air pollution is governed by a variety of external factors – of which very few are in our direct control – indoor air pollution and contamination are relatively more manageable. Indoor air pollution has rightly become a topic that more people around the world are becoming more aware of as our immediate environment could be housing mold, allergens, dust, and pollutants. […]

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