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What Accessories Can Help With My Indoor Air Quality?

December 9, 2022

In modern society, average adults spend nearly all their time indoors at work or at home. In fact the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reports this amount of time reaches upwards of 90 percent for most people. That puts the importance of good indoor air quality at a whole new level.

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Happy Thanksgiving from Petra Heating & Air Conditioning

November 24, 2022

Happy Thanksgiving from Petra Heating & Air Conditioning

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How Do I Know When I Need a New Furnace?

November 7, 2022

Let’s face it—there’s never a good time for the heat to go out in your Oregon home. You certainly don’t want to wait until your heating system stops working for you to realize you need a replacement!

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Is HVAC Preventative Maintenance Worth It?

October 14, 2022

Want to know the best way to stop problems with your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system before they start? Create a preventative maintenance plan.

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The Problem With Clogged Air Filters

September 5, 2022

Changing your air filter in your OR home is something that usually needs to be done a few times a year. When you think about it, it’s really a small price to pay for such a big job.

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Heat Gain Prevention Tips

August 19, 2022

When you are in the middle of summer, it can be difficult to keep heat out of your Clackamas home even if you have your central air conditioning system going full blast.

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Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

July 19, 2022

ntrolled indoor environments can often be extremely comfortable in our modern world. Combine that with the fact so many of our daily needs are easily met without needing to go outside, and you find a society that spends nearly all its time indoors. As a result, poor indoor air quality has become a significant area of concern as a contributor to potential health problems.

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What Is a Heat Pump?

June 13, 2022

A heat pump is a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside to outside or from outside to inside. In the winter a heat pump works like a heater, extracting heat energy from outside and transferring it inside—instead of generating its own heat like a furnace. In the summer the process reverses, and it removes heat from your home and transfers it outside like an air conditioner.

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Do I Really Need an AC Tune-Up? 

May 9, 2022

Home ownership comes with a great deal of responsibilities and an ever-growing to-do list. Add to that the responsibilities of a career and a family, and you see why modern life runs at a constant, fast pace here in Clackamas. It’s easy to bump things like an air conditioner tune-up down the priority list, both in terms of time and money. It’s very likely you have higher priorities requiring more urgent attention than an air conditioner that seems to be working just fine.

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Know Your AC System

April 12, 2022

Whether it’s people, appliances, or air conditioning (AC) systems, the better you know them, the better you are able to care for them. Our team at Petra Heating & Air Conditioning knows air conditioners because it’s our business. We want to share just a little of our knowledge with you so you can extend the life of your air conditioner, avoid costly repairs, and save energy and money in Clackamas.

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