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Your HVAC System Can Enhance Sleep

December 20, 2021
Your HVAC System Can Enhance Sleep

The sound of a well-maintained heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is like a lullaby for a good night’s sleep.

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The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

November 22, 2021
The Basics of Winter Indoor Air Quality

In the winter, being snug as a bug in a rug in your home can be cozy, but it can also play havoc with your indoor air quality (IAQ) here in Oregon, creating some significant health problems. At Scott’s Heating and Air Conditioning, we recommend taking precautions to avoid the common issues associated with winter indoor air quality.

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The Problem With Clogged Air Filters

August 23, 2021
The young man cleaning air filters in the air conditioning device in Baker City, OR

Your air filter is responsible for cleaning every bit of your indoor air as it circulates through your home, providing life-giving oxygen to you and your family. It has a big, important job to do—one that can contribute significantly to your family’s health, comfort, and financial situation.

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Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality

April 9, 2021
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At Scott’s Heating & Air Conditioning, we specialize in heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems that add value to your home and enjoyment to your lives. After all, nothing spells happiness like fresh air.

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What Are Air Scrubbers?

March 29, 2021
air scrubber indoor air quality

At Scott’s Heating and Air Conditioning, we strive to provide you with the right information to get the most value from your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment. We believe a comfortable home is a happy home.

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What Are Zone Control Systems?

February 28, 2021
What Are Zone Control Systems? Portrait of a pensive woman relaxing sitting on a sofa in the living room in a house interior in winter

At Scott’s Heating & Air Conditioning, we always look for ways to improve the comfort, health, and safety of homes and businesses in Eastern Oregon and surrounding areas. Your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is a significant purchase—a big part of our job is to help ensure you get the maximum value from this investment.

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How to Eliminate Dust in My Home

December 31, 2020
How to Eliminate Dust in My Home, Close-up of dust on woman finger taken from wooden table

It’s rampant everywhere around the country and has become the subject of a lighthearted, frequently repeated myth at both the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA). Officials at these agencies understand farming does not occur without creating dust. So the EPA and USDA “have never proposed tightening rules on farm dust. And they have told Congress and the American people that they won’t propose stricter standards.”

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Fall Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

September 30, 2020
Beautiful young family making cookies at home. Father, mother. toddler boy and baby having fun.

With fall now upon us in Oregon, cooler temperatures are here to stay. This transition from one season to another most definitely affects your home’s indoor air quality (IAQ). And your indoor air quality directly affects your comfort in your home.

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Air Filters vs. Air Cleaners

May 15, 2020
dehumidifier indoor air quality

Our team at Scott’s Heating and Air Conditioning, along with many manufacturers of air filtration and air purification products, are working to provide tools to help you ensure clean indoor air for you and your family. Here are some details about currently available solutions.

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

March 30, 2020
Woman Blowing Nose

Is your Eastern Oregon home’s indoor air quality safe from allergies? Our team wants to help you find ways to reduce allergens and improve your indoor air.

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