Associated Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog: Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

Is it Time to Schedule a Heater Repair?

Wednesday, February 14th, 2024

It’s not always easy to know when you need to schedule professional heating repair because of a faulty heating system. Yes, if your heater doesn’t come on at all, you’ll know something is wrong. But often problems with heating systems start small. You have to know what to look for. Spotting these troubles early makes it easier for professionals to repair them and prevent more serious troubles later on, such as your heater failing when you need it the most.

Below, we’re going to look at five key ways you can tell your heater needs professional repairs.

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What Is Forced Air Heating?

Wednesday, January 31st, 2024

When it comes to home comfort, few systems rival the efficiency and effectiveness of forced air heating. If you’re considering replacing your traditional heating system, forced air heating is a great option. Of course, choosing the right system for your home is essential, as it will also impact your energy bills. This is an economical, cost-effective, and reliable solution, which will be a great addition to your home!

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What to Do if Your Condensate Drain Freezes

Wednesday, January 17th, 2024
Winter HVAC Tip: What to do when your condensate drain line freezes


When the temperatures are cold outside, having heat indoors is absolutely essential. One of the most important components of your HVAC system is the condensate drain line. When heat is being produced from your furnace, it will create moisture. The condensate line is responsible for draining the moisture outdoors and out of your home.

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How Long Different Heater Types Take to Install

Wednesday, January 10th, 2024

You know you need a new heating system installed, but now that you have the option, you’re considering a new type of heater. Maybe you’re sick of having a boiler, or the thought of ductless heating excites you. Either way, you need to keep the chills at bay, and you’re curious about how long each system takes to install.

We’ve handled countless heating installations in Springfield, OR, and while every project is different, we have a pretty good timeframe for each type of heater. Here’s what you need to know.

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How to Prepare Your HVAC System for the Winter

Wednesday, December 27th, 2023

As the winter chill sets in, it’s crucial to ensure that your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system are ready to handle the demands that cold weather bring. A well-maintained HVAC system not only keeps your home comfortable but also helps improve energy efficiency. We’ve created a comprehensive checklist for winter to ensure a cozy and cost-effective winter season.

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This Little Sensor Could Be Your Furnace’s Big Problem

Wednesday, December 6th, 2023

Furnaces have a lot of working parts that can run into issues, but sometimes, your furnace shuts down completely—and it’s not the heat exchanger, it’s not the blower motor. Sometimes it’s a small sensor that prevents your furnace from running even if it’s in perfect working order.

This little component is called a flame sensor, and it runs into a problem we see often when we service gas furnaces in Eugene, OR. Your flame sensor gets dirty over time, and enacts a failsafe for the safety of you and your family. Here’s what you need to know about it.

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How Zone Control Helps Your Heating Bill

Wednesday, November 15th, 2023

You turn on your heater, let it flow into every room of your house (even the ones you’re not using right now), and… that’s it. That’s just how it goes. But have you ever stopped to think about how much money that wastes on a daily basis? How much worse is that during really cold days in the dead of winter?

We install zone control systems in Eugene, OR so that homeowners can have more control over how they heat and cool their homes. You can custom tailor your heating and cooling solutions even more than you can right now. If you’ve never heard zone control systems or you’re just wondering how they help with your bills, let us explain.

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The Holidays and Your HVAC System

Wednesday, November 8th, 2023

The Holidays and Your HVAC System

As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, many households are getting ready for a festive celebration. Thanksgiving is filled with delicious meals and quality time with family and friends. While the focus is often on turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie, it’s crucial not to overlook the importance of your home’s HVAC system during the holiday season. At Associated Heating & Air Conditioning, your indoor comfort is our number one priority. Here are some essential tips for your HVAC system to ensure a comfortable and stress-free Thanksgiving celebration.

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The Ultimate Comfort Solution: Ducted HVAC Systems

Thursday, October 19th, 2023

When it comes to keeping your home comfortable year-round, few options can rival the efficiency and versatility of a ducted HVAC system. These centralized heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems have become increasingly popular for homeowners looking to optimize their indoor climate control. In this blog post, we’ll explore the numerous benefits of having a ducted HVAC system installed in your home.

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Join Us at the Lane County Home Improvement Show

Thursday, October 5th, 2023

39th Annual Lane County Home Improvement Show

Come and see us this weekend at the Lane Events Center for the 39th Annual Lane County Home Improvement Show! We are so excited for the Fall show and have gone all-out with special offers, prize drawings, and exclusive deals for show attendees only! We’ve doubled the size of our booth in honor of our newly introduced Electrical Division!

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