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What are the Benefits to Installing a Furnace Humidifier

Ever think about your home’s humidity level? Many don’t, but there are some good reasons to take it into consideration, such as your family’s health and cost savings. We are all familiar with the Pacific Northwest’s rainy season (okay, rainy seasons); however, there’s more to humidity than damp or muggy weather. When people think of […]

Improve Your Portland Home’s Air Conditioner Efficiency

When it comes to being environmentally friendly, Portland is one of the top 10 greenest cities in the U.S. Portland residents are known for choosing options that are eco-conscious — from recycling and bicycling to taking measures to reduce electricity consumption. So, it’s no surprise that energy efficiency is just as important to them. When […]

Top 3 HVAC Problems in Portland During Spring

After a cold winter, it’s great to finally be able to open windows and let in the fresh air. Spring is also a good time to think about home maintenance, working on improvements, and checking tasks off the to-do List. One thing to consider is the condition of your HVAC system. Spring HVAC problems can […]

Enjoy a Worry-Free Spring with AC Maintenance

AAA Heating and Cooling’s licensed HVAC technicians can help you stay cool this summer, and save you money. A yearly maintenance check by a licensed HVAC expert can help significantly reduce your monthly energy bill, and help prevent future premature breakdowns. With routine care AC will cool more effectively and efficiently. Be prepared for the air conditioning season […]

How do you choose the right sized HVAC system for your Portland home?

Selecting the right sized HVAC system is important to efficiently heat and cool your home. A system that is too large will cool or heat your house quickly, but it will create humidity. This occurs because the system will satisfy the thermostat before it can adequately remove sufficient moisture from the air during the cooling […]

Portland Temperatures Affect HVAC Efficiency

Although the Vancouver and Portland metro area weather is more moderate compared to frigid east coast winters and blazing hot summers in the south, it can dramatically affect the efficiency of HVAC systems. One of the most important factors to take into consideration is the amount of moisture in the air, otherwise known as humidity. Humidity […]

Why Does My Furnace Keep Turning On and Off?

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A normal furnace that’s properly sized for a home should turn off and on three to eight times per hour. Furnace cycling might occur more often if it’s cold outside or if a home needs more insulation. When a furnace frequently turns off and on, HVAC experts refer to the occurrence as “short cycling.” In […]

How to Troubleshoot an Electric Furnace

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Electric furnace troubleshooting is more than identifying quick fixes. It’s also about knowing how to determine what you can remedy on your own and what requires the expertise of a HVAC specialist. By knowing the difference, you’ll save time, keep the heating equipment’s warranty active, and ensure the comfort levels of your home are optimal […]

What‘s That Weird Odor When You Turn on the Heat?

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It isn’t always normal for your home to smell strange when you turn on the heat. Some smells are harmless and expected, while others warrant a call to a HVAC company. How do you determine when to call a specialist? Check out these tips from our experts to learn more. Strange Furnace Smells and What […]

How Do You Choose the Best HVAC Company?

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The best time to choose an HVAC company for your home comfort needs is before you have a heating or cooling emergency. Heating and cooling equipment are complex systems that also contribute to the ventilation and air quality in your home. Knowing how to choose an HVAC company, and taking the time to vet them […]