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What Is A Heat Pump & How Does It Work?

In temperate climates like Oregon and Washington, a heat pump is the most common type of air conditioning system. This type of system is popular in moderate temperatures because it’s more energy efficient than a furnace or air conditioner. Heat pumps are also environmentally friendly because they don’t burn any fossil fuels to produce heat. But what is a heat pump exactly? And how do heat pumps work? Read more “What Is A Heat Pump & How Does It Work?”

Do It Yourself HVAC Portland OR Tips (And When To Call An Expert)

Your HVAC system is an investment that can send your utility and repair bills through the roof if it is not properly maintained. Protect your investment and your wallet by performing do it yourself heating and cooling maintenance on your Portland, OR home. Following these simple steps on a weekly, monthly, and yearly basis will keep your HVAC system in top shape, saving you time and money. For DIY help or complex HVAC challenges, contact your local HVAC professional. Read more “Do It Yourself HVAC Portland OR Tips (And When To Call An Expert)”

How Do HVAC Systems Work? Expert Answers from Vancouver WA

HVAC is an acronym that stands for heating, ventilation and air conditioning. The primary function of the HVAC system is to make indoor spaces comfortable temperatures and improve indoor air quality. Both your office and your house have HVAC systems, although your office’s system is likely much more complex.

Let’s explore how the HVAC system works in your home.

Read more “How Do HVAC Systems Work? Expert Answers from Vancouver WA”

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When To Clean Your Air Conditioner’s Vents

It’s not always easy to know when your air conditioner’s vents need cleaning, but Comfort Air is here to lend you a helping hand in all matters of air filtration, vent cleaning, and repairs near Vancouver, WA. Let’s take a closer look at how often you should clean your AC’s vents, and some warning signs that it’s time for a cleaning.  Read more “When To Clean Your Air Conditioner’s Vents”

When you think Trane, think ComfortAir

When You Think Trane, Think Comfort Air

Everyone knows that Comfort Air is one of the top heating and cooling specialists in the area, and we have been serving Portland, Woodland, and Vancouver for over 35 years. We provide “Better, Cleaner, Faster” services to our loyal customers, and we always go that extra mile to make sure they are fully taken care of and satisfied.

But did you know that we are also an authorized Trane dealer?

Why Trane is a Great Brand

Trane has over one hundred years of leading the pack on air conditioner technology. They even managed to build a unit that could survive being submerged during Hurricane Floyd and keep on ticking after being dried out.

You will find the highest quality components in each Trane unit, which gives you the highest quality machine. They are so certain their products are superior, they offer comprehensive warranty coverage, and it is one of the absolute best warranties in the industry.

Trane is one of the only major heating and air manufacturers that still make their own compressors, and they cover the multistage and inverter compressors for 20 years on the comprehensive warranty.

Comfort Air: An Authorized Trane Dealer

Here at Comfort Air, we have qualified for the title of Trane Comfort Specialist meaning we meet or exceed Trane’s high standards for customer service, customer satisfaction, and ongoing education standards.

Being honored with the title of Trane Comfort Specialist is a pretty big deal. It means that Comfort Air has demonstrated our ability to offer technical expertise on a consistent basis and that as a Trane Dealer, we have shown commitment to the heating and air industry.

We are specialists in every part: HVAC installation, system repairs, routine maintenance. We have shown that we can not only do the work but do the work correctly the first time.

Very few contractors earn the right to call themselves a Trane Comfort Specialist, so it is a title we wear with pride.

What If I Don’t Have a Trane Unit?

Although we are an authorized Trane dealer, it doesn’t mean Trane is the only type of unit we service. We have been installing the best and servicing the rest since 1983 which means we will be happy to maintain or repair your HVAC unit no matter what type or brand you have.

We offer a multitude of services, including:

  • Repairs: Our certified techs and friendly staff members are here to help you in times of need, whether it is the middle of a hot summer day or late on a winter evening. Our certified techs will have your home back in the comfort zone in a timely manner.
  • Home Performance Testing: Our “whole house” approach will have your system running more efficiently which not only saves you money in the long run, but it also keeps you and your family more comfortable.
  • Air Quality: Our technicians can assess the quality of your indoor air, and find the perfect tool for getting you the cleanest and purest air possible.
  • Home Automation: We can install communicating technology that pairs with your smart Trane products so you can truly be living in a smart house.
  • Duct Cleaning: An often overlooked part of general home maintenance, duct cleaning is important for better efficiency and air quality. Many things like dust, rodents, and insects can clog up your ducts and should be removed regularly.

As you can see, Comfort Air is a well-rounded company that offers superior products. As an authorized Trane dealer and Trane Comfort Specialist, but also well versed in all types of equipment, Comfort Air is ready and waiting to help you with any and all of your heating and air needs.