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Know Your Facts About Heat Pumps | Portland, OR

How much do you all know about Heat Pumps? They could be the perfect addition to your home if you want a great heating and cooling alternative! All heat pumps redistribute heat from one location to another and act as a center for temperature moderation. Rather than installing both a traditional furnace and air conditioner, […]

Stoller Winery & Net Positive Energy from Jacob’s HVAC in Portland, OR

When Stoller Family Estate Winery wanted to become a “Net Positive Energy” structure, they rightfully turned to us here at Jacobs Heating and Air Conditioning for help. Being that we have been experts in Portland since 1952 with an eye on newer technologies for better ways to heat and cool buildings year-round such as self-generating solar power, we were […]

D Street Village Office Lofts In Portland , OR Get Jacob’s HVAC Effecient Retrofit

We all know Portland is rife with new developments with more and more popping up every year. Jacobs HVAC is happy to be of assistance when it comes to making these new homes as sufficient as they can be.

Getting Involved with D Street!

We are extra proud of our most recent partnership with the D Street Village […]

Go Green During Spring Cleaning with Energy-Efficient Residential Gas Furnaces | Portland, OR

Happy Spring, homeowners! Are you one of the many looking for ways to “Go Green” with energy efficient solutions? Here at Jacobs Heating and Air Conditioning, we have a few recommendations for you going into the new season, including using residential gas furnace systems that produces energy savings, reduces greenhouse gasses and decreases utility bills. Here is why […]

Energy-Efficient Solutions for 45° Central in Oregon from Jacob’s HVAC

Jacob’s Heating and Air Conditioning loves when we can help out the community when it comes to being more green and more efficient. Most recently we traveled over to Beaverton to work on a new apartment complex in need of our expert advice and services!

Using Our Expertise to Help 45° Central!

We here at Jacob’s HVAC […]

Easy Methods of Air For Filtering and Ventilation in Portland, OR from Jacob’s HVAC

Did you know that the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America estimates that 60 million U.S. citizens are burdened with asthma and allergies? With one in five Americans affected, it’s more important than ever to make indoor spaces safe and healthy! However, with springtime   comes an influx of pollen and pathogens that could put your […]

How to Stay Warm all Winter by Servicing or Replacing Your Furnace | Portland, OR

As winter months approach, local homeowners are searching for cost-effective, practical solutions to keep their homes warm. We’ve compiled our experts’ advice for homeowners looking to keep the cold out of their homes during the winter:

Don’t forget your furnace tune up! Furnaces are oftentimes tied to air conditioning units, which means homeowners should have their […]

Beat the Heat, Service or Repair Air Conditioning Units in Portland, OR with Jacob’s HVAC

Portland, OR (June 19, 2014) As temperatures rise and the days grow longer, homeowners are looking for ways to easily and more efficiently cool their homes during the summer months. To help, Jacobs Heating and Air Conditioning, a Portland HVAC company, recommends servicing or replacing air conditioning units at the start of the season to maximize […]

Residential New Construction permits up

May 24, 2012

Portland-area homebuilders are well on their way to their most productive year since 2008.

Metro builders pulled permits for 382 single-family homes in April, according to numbers released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau. That’s the most of any month in two years, and the strongest April since 2008. The homes permitted in April, […]

Code Supports Builders Using Passive Standard

By Lee Van Der Voo, Sustainable Business Oregon

Supports of the passive trend achieved a landmark in Oregon this month when a committee charged with drafting the state’s building code adopted a standard recognizing passive house construction.

The Oregon Reach Code Committee, a group that develops Oregon’s building code three years in advance of its implementation, adopted […]