Air Conditioning Articles

Understanding Your Air Conditioner

July 15, 2024
Understanding Your Air Conditioner. Tech with customer.

Your air conditioner lives in your home full time—why not get acquainted with it and start understanding your air conditioner.  By understanding your air conditioner and your AC’s components and functions, you’ll have an easier time caring for it.

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SEER––What Does It Mean?

June 14, 2024
SEER––What Does It Mean? Circle knob with

SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio. This universal rating system helps you determine the efficiency of your Oregon air conditioning (AC) unit or heat pump. 

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AC Maintenance Checklist

May 15, 2024
AC Maintenance Checklist. Man at table with phone.

Can you imagine a scorching hot day here in Portland without air conditioning? During those dog days of summer, your air conditioning system can be your very best friend.

Be sure you take the time to perform basic maintenance regularly as well as invest in a professional AC tune-up at least once a year.

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 15, 2024
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Take some of the following ideas from our professionals at North Pacific Mechanical to heart and make some money-saving resolutions today.

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Ductless Maintenance

August 4, 2023
Ductless Maintenance. Dirty air condition filter: Air conditioning's filter is a device made up of knitted string, meshed material that traps and removes dirt from the surrounding air. Respiratory tract or lung disease.

Contact North Pacific Mechanical to learn how a ductless system can benefit your home in the Hillsboro, OR, area. We are ready to help!

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How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

June 15, 2023
How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home? Air heat pump and house.

Air conditioners keep your Portland, OR, home or business cool and comfy when the outside temperatures are high. Call North Pacific Mechanical today to learn more!

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