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What Are the Pros and Cons of Electric Baseboard Heating?

When it comes to heating your home, there are many options to choose from. You can go with an oil-powered furnace or natural gas, but if those options don’t appeal to you, it’s possible you may prefer electric baseboard heating. Electric baseboard heating is safe and simple, and it allows you the flexibility to either heat each room individually or use home-wide temperature control. Baseboard heating got its name because it involves installing heaters along the baseboard of a room. If an electrical connection is present near a wall, that wall can be used for baseboard heating. If you like, […]


5 Ways to Improve Your Home Air Quality in Vancouver WA with Quality HVAC Services

No matter how you look at it, these are strange times. People are now, more than ever, worried about the safety of their indoor environments. While by no means should you panic, it’s still important that you take careful precautions in order to ensure you’re staying healthy and minimizing the spread of disease. Here at Entek, we’re dedicated to making your home as safe as it can be. We know that many of our neighbors in Vancouver, WA, are concerned about the air quality in their homes, and we’re here to help. Whether you or a loved one has fallen […]


How Do You Convert an Electric Furnace to Gas?

There are plenty of reasons to make the switch from electric heating to gas. For most homeowners, the cost differences alone are enough to ensure they never look back. Gas is simply a good deal cheaper than electricity, provided you have access to it. There are other benefits as well. Gas heating is a lot more efficient than electric heating, meaning it’s easier to get your home warmed up to your desired temperature. In extremely cold climates, where the temperature regularly gets to below freezing, gas heating may indeed be your only option because it gets much hotter faster than […]


5 Features of Heat Service in Vancouver

Spring may be around the corner, but temperatures in Vancouver, WA, remain consistently low. Thus, it’s essential to assess and maintain your HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system to ensure it continues to run efficiently during these cold, wet months. Common issues, such as leaky ducts, a faulty thermostat, or a malfunctioning heater appliance (gas furnace, wall heater, or heat pump), can lead to even bigger problems: uneven rates of heating, physical discomfort, and rising energy bills. That’s when you’ll need to call in a professional to inspect, clean, repair, or replace. Local HVAC companies, such as Entek, can […]


Is Cost the Only Incentive for Energy-Efficient HVAC Systems?

For most homeowners, cost savings are among the most important considerations they must make when selecting an HVAC system. That’s not surprising, of course: financial considerations are an everyday reality for the majority of Americans, and it’s these attempts to save a little money that usually get people to start considering purchasing energy-efficient HVAC systems. Other homeowners, however, might still be on the fence, despite the evidence that a more energy-efficient system will save them a good deal of money. After all, there are other considerations, and often, homeowners worry that the costs of installation and maintenance of a new, […]