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How Can I Lower My Heating Bill This Winter? A winter blizzard rages outside the back yard bay window where this small, serene potted plant garden grows and blooms oblivious to the season. A similar is available in vertical/portrait orientation.

How Can I Lower My Heating Bill This Winter?

February 15, 2024

Are you anticipating a higher heating bill this winter? Here in Longview, temperatures can get pretty low. The only way to ensure you remain perfectly comfortable inside your Washington home is by cranking up the heat.

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How to Reduce Your Company’s Energy Costs

January 30, 2024

Looking for a way to cut down on some of your La Center, Vancouver, Longview business expenses? Decrease your energy usage and save money each month.

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How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency

January 15, 2024

If you are in the market for a new heat pump, efficiency is probably a key factor in your search. The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has a universal ranking system for heating and cooling units that serves to help. 

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Why Is My Heat Pump Freezing Up? Image is a photograph of a frozen heat pump on a home's exterior.

Why Is My Heat Pump Freezing Up?

December 30, 2023

Our team at ENTEK Corporation regularly gets calls about frozen heat pumps. Though common, a heat pump freeze-up usually means your system’s components are not working correctly. Sometimes you can fix it yourself. But oftentimes, you will need to call a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) professional, like us, as the problem may require a part replacement or complex repair.

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How to Join the HVAC Industry

December 15, 2023

Are you a dependable person who likes helping out others? Do you enjoy problem-solving and finding solutions for large and small challenges in your job?

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Fall and Winter Care for Commercial Rooftop Units

November 30, 2023

All commercial heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems need care in the cooler months to keep them running efficiently. This affects your bottom line positively, as efficient HVAC systems cost less to operate all the way around. But it’s especially important for commercial rooftop systems to receive fall and winter care, since they’re exposed to the great outdoors in Longview where Mother Nature can throw curveballs their way.

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Why Choose a Variable-Speed Heat Pump?

November 15, 2023

Choosing the right heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system for your La Center, WA home is crucial to ensure comfort, energy efficiency, and cost-effectiveness.

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Why Do I Need a Humidifier?

October 30, 2023

Winter is right around the corner and with it comes freezing temperatures, frequent illness, and dry indoor air. If you struggle with discomfort during the winter in your Vancouver home, you may benefit from investing in a humidification system.

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Is My Furnace Overheating?

October 15, 2023

Just about any electrical appliance has the potential to overheat. Furnaces are no exception. As a homeowner, you need to take precautions to lower the risk of an overheated unit. You should also be wary of the associated symptoms, so you know when to take action. Remember, if your system gets too hot, you should keep a cool head and get your furnace taken care of right away.

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Why Isn’t My Furnace Heating My Entire Home?

September 30, 2023

If your furnace seems to be producing heat inconsistently around your La Center home to you, you’re not alone. Many homes have varied conditions from room to room causing spotty heating or cooling. On cold days, this can be a nuisance. For example, you may be confined to only a few rooms in your home. Or you might have to wear a coat and blanket just to function around the house.

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