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Conventional HVAC or a Heat Pump: Which Is Better?

September 13, 2023

Today, the majority of homes either use a conventional air conditioner (AC) and furnace combination or a heat pump. Our team at Petra Heating & Air Conditioning is well-versed in the difference as well as the benefits of each type of system.

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Common AC Problems and Solutions

August 16, 2023

When the weather gets really hot in Clackamas, the last thing you want is a broken air conditioner.

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Consider a Ductless AC Unit

July 14, 2023

When you think of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, you probably think of the furnace and air conditioner (AC) equipment inside, an air conditioner component outside, and a network of ducts running throughout your Clackamas home.

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What Are Air Scrubbers?

June 14, 2023

These days, you cannot help but think more about killing germs, staying healthy, and paying a little extra attention to personal hygiene.

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5 Ways to Save Money on Your AC and Summer Energy Bill

May 15, 2023

As the summer months approach, we are all looking to save some pennies where we can. So why not start with your costly utility bills?  

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Air Handler Maintenance

April 10, 2023

All the air in your Oregon home runs through your air handler, and keeping it in tip-top shape has distinct benefits for you. Regularly scheduled maintenance for your air handler keeps you healthier; extends the life of your system; and contributes to heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) higher efficiency; and may even reduce your energy bills. At Petra Heating & Air Conditioning, our team of HVAC professionals has extensive experience and knowledge to handle this for you.

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

March 13, 2023

Did you know the average American spends nearly 90 percent of life indoors? That’s why it is increasingly important to ensure indoor air quality (IAQ) is clean and healthy.

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4 Factors to Consider When Buying a Heat Pump

February 13, 2023

So you are looking to invest in a heat pump. You are not alone––many Americans are making the switch.

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Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control

January 9, 2023

When indoor plumbing became more popular in the 1940s, a whole new level of comfort and convenience began for homeowners. However, with that convenience came new challenges. One of those challenges is controlling humidity levels so they remain safe and comfortable inside your home. According to

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Happy New Year!

December 31, 2022

Happy New Year!

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