Air Conditioning Articles

Air Conditioning Noise Concerns

August 31, 2023
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Very few central air conditioners (AC) are whisper-silent. A certain amount of noise coming from your ductwork is not uncommon.

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When Do I Replace My Air Conditioner?

July 31, 2023
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Sometimes, life moves incredibly fast. You could have sworn you just bought your air conditioner. But lately, it doesn’t seem to be working so well. You check the box and are shocked to find out you’ve had it for a decade. Where did the time go?

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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

June 30, 2023
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At Diversified Heating & Cooling Inc., we understand that depending on your air conditioner to run efficiently is crucial to helping you get the good night’s sleep you deserve.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

June 19, 2023
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As a friendly reminder, change your air filter once every three months. Operating with a clean filter prevents circulation issues and promotes healthy indoor air quality (IAQ), which is especially important during allergy season.

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Controlling Humidity in Your Home

May 19, 2023
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At the height of summer, the weather can get quite sticky here in Oregon.

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AC and Allergies

April 19, 2023
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Summertime is the season for rest and relaxation—except when pollen decides to crash your party. Luckily, a perfect antidote is already installed in your Oregon home. A well-maintained air conditioner can boost your indoor air quality (IAQ), reducing symptoms. Your AC has a filter that catches airborne irritants like dust, pollen, dander. It also balances humidity and provides ventilation, reducing the likelihood of mold growth.

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Common AC Purchasing Mistakes to Avoid

July 18, 2022
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When it’s time to invest in a major home appliance like an air conditioner (AC), you want to be well informed. The good news is technology has made it easy to gather a great deal of information in a short period of time. The bad news is there are so many makes and models of air conditioners available, the entire process can get quickly overwhelming.

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How to Properly Size an AC System

June 14, 2022
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In the heat of the summer, it’s easy to assume that bigger is better when it comes to air conditioning (AC) systems. Obviously, if you have an air conditioner that’s too small in your Sunriver home, you will not be able to keep your temperatures consistently low even if the unit is running constantly. 

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How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

May 23, 2022
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As a homeowner here in Oregon, it’s always a good idea to learn as much as you can about your appliances. That means knowing their basic operations, what features are included, and if any necessary upkeep is involved. Needless to say, this is no exception for your air conditioning (AC) unit.

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Is It Normal for My AC to Turn On and Off?

August 30, 2021
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Is your air conditioner turning on and off in quick successions? Here are several common reasons this is happening and how to fix them.

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3 Health Benefits for Using Your AC While Sleeping

August 10, 2021
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Once you know your system is working in prime condition, here are three health benefits you can experience by running your AC at night.

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How to Properly Size an AC System

July 9, 2021
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We would be happy to help you select the best-sized air conditioner for your particular home with these useful tips.

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How to Protect Your Air Conditioner or Heat Pump from Surges

May 28, 2021
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Are you concerned about lightning causing a power surge spike and wreaking havoc on your air conditioning system or heat pump in your home?

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Consider a Ductless AC System

May 10, 2021
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Our team wants you to be well-informed about your HVAC options. One of those include ductless air conditioning systems.

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AC Maintenance Checklist

April 9, 2021
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If it’s been a while since you’ve had your air conditioning system inspected, contact our team to have maintenance done on your system.

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When Should I Replace My Air Conditioner?

February 26, 2021
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Nothing lasts forever, your air conditioner is no exception. That’s why replacing your home’s cooling unit is a difficult decision.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Making Noise?

August 27, 2020
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Is your air conditioner making a strange noise? Our team recommends looking at this list of common AC noises and the issue they indicate.

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How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

May 29, 2020

Do you know the important components that your air conditioner has to cool your home? Our team wants to share with you the segments of your AC.

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 27, 2020
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Looking for money-saving tips this spring? Diversified Heating & Cooling wants to help provide you energy saving ideas for your Bend, OR, household.

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

March 3, 2020
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An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Diversified Heating & Cooling, we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned at least once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your system will run with the most efficiency during the…

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