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Heat Pump Efficiency, heat pump efficiency ratings

Heat Pump Efficiency Measurements in a Nutshell

Heat pump efficiency ratings are important because they directly affect your energy bills. Manufacturers don’t make these industry terms easy to understand and these efficiency calculations are far everyday layman’s terms. Measurements like SEER, HSPF, EER, and ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ are all acronyms that represent heat pump efficiency measurements. Well, okay the last one was just the alphabet, but you get the picture. …

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Energy Trust of Oregon, Trade Ally

Trade Ally of Energy Trust of Oregon

This morning we had the privilege of meeting with Simone, an Energy Advisor from Energy Trust of Oregon. Comfort Advisor, Brian Trenda, President of the company David Adams, and I were fortunate enough to meet with Simone. She gave us an update on all of the incentive and rebate programs available for both Washington and Oregon residents. We are excited …

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HVAC filters, merv 16 filter, facts about HVAC

What to Know About HVAC Filters

There are many different kinds of HVAC filters. The most common filter is a disposable type known as a pleated filter. To the left is an example of a disposable pleated filter. The surface of these filters are not flat. In fact they are quite rigid. In the picture to the left you can see ridges or peaks on the …

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indoor air, indoor air quality

A Glance at Indoor Air Quality

Did you know that according to the Environmental Protection Agency, indoor air is 2-5 times more polluted than the outdoor air? I didn’t. Did you also know that most of the dirt and dust indoors comes from dead skin cells? I didn’t. Lastly, did you know studies have shown that men and women spend 90% of their time indoors? I …

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