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  1. General HVAC Discussion
    Hello, I am a Mechanical HVAC Engineer. I have recently Joined a new Company. My Manager posed a question to me which i cant find the answer. I really need someone's help. Question During Duct Fabrication stage, client gives us the specification under which we have to manufacture ducts from...
  2. Off Topic (Non Trade)
    We're looking for a HVAC installer to join our team in Antioch IL Apply @ temptrolheating.com
  3. Residential HVAC Forum
    I've got some projects I need done in multiple countries in the Caribbean over the next few years, not one off projects. I need a relationship with a residential HVAC contractor that already operates in multiple countries in the Caribbean, i.e. Puerto Rico, Bahamas, USVI, etc. Who is the...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Hello all, my name is Kelli Cronmiller from Bucks County Pa. We operate a heating & air conditioning company locally. I stumbled upon this website and think it could be a great tool to share tips and ideas on what works and what doesnt within our industry. It could also provide us some insight...
  5. General HVAC Discussion
    Any HVAC Guys Near Madison, WI My church bought a large building (not a church building) and we're doing all of the renovations ourselves, mostly volunteer. Not everything was hooked up and working when we got in there, and some of the volunteers have cut thermostat wires, removed ducts, etc...
  6. Commercial HVAC Forum
    Commercial and HVAC Rooftop Installations Placing a unit on a rooftop can sometimes be challenging. Most of the time units are lifted by a crane and set in place. We also have experience using a helicopter to set large systems on hard to reach commercial buildings roof. We strive to deliver...
  7. General HVAC Discussion
    I went to do an electrical inspection for someone and I found their furnace motor leaking oil. Someone had put some kitty litter under it to catch the spill too. The woman told me she had a furnace guy come out and he said everything work, or everything was fine but I pointed out to her that the...
  8. Commercial HVAC Forum
    <P>Looking for a few good men, Hoo-ah! Who has military or DOD Civilian HVAC / Generator experience in the sand box... ? Tell me about it.</P>
  9. Off Topic (Non Trade)
    Do you find that commission only sales can support your company or do you feel salary sales positions are an advantage !
  10. General HVAC Discussion
    Does anyone have a pic of a HVAC testing control panel. You see these in Trade schools alot for training new techs. I am building a couple of them for training purposes. I am doing one for Gas Furnaces, Straight cooling and electric heat. Need some ideas or sites to go to. Thanks ahead of...
  11. General HVAC Discussion
    I've noticed that a lot of HVAC technicians (and other tradesfolk like plumbers, electricians, etc.) have been hiring their own personal sales guys. Have you been noticing that, too? :blink:
  12. New Member Introductions
    Howdy, all. My name is Evan Wilder and quite frankly, I just wanted to say "aloha" to you all. Hawaii, no? Just "American".
  13. Off Topic (Non Trade)
    I am blown away with the amount of unlicensed contractors that take away from the small HVAC business owners in my area. I've always frowned on guys doing side work, but when someone has a full on "business" setup online and lists no license number or a false number, that's not right. I have a...
  14. General HVAC Discussion
    I think HVAC is the trade for me. School cost 15k but I plan on just taking that 15k and buying a truck and tools and studying on my own. I was a AC helper several times and the people I met that went and finished school really dont have a whole lot to show for it. What would be a good HVAC...
  15. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone. I have been in the plumbing and HVAC trades since 1973. I've done residential, commercial, industrial and pharmaceutical work but no nuclear.
  16. HVACSite.com Help and Suggestions
    Your Best Bet: Don’t Let It Happen There are a number of preventative steps you can take to keep your pipes from freezing. Here are a few simple tips: Before The Cold Remember the three central causes of frozen pipes? Quick drops in temperature, poor insulation, and thermostats set too low...
  17. Commercial HVAC Forum
    I read a articular that was posted about converting system from R22 to R410A .Where they talking about replacing the meting device in the air handler or the evaporator coil & if so, where did they find a device for 410A? Also how much changes has there been from R22 systems to the R410A...
  18. General HVAC Discussion
    Indoor air quality in most homes and buildings is to say the least — unhealthy! Most people are unaware that polluted indoor air makes us sick and can cause major health problems such as cancer and respiratory problems. Here is an infographic representing the effects of bad indoor air quality...
  19. General HVAC Discussion
    In response to bluecorona's blog on HVAC online marketing: http://www.hvacsite.com/blogs/are-you-wasting-money-on-your-website You're right that SEO is very important for an HVAC company. First, on-site SEO will make sure you show up in the search results the way you want to and maximize the...
  20. New Member Introductions
    As I have only been working for a HVAC company since June 2011, however, with the all the knowledge of my colleagues I am fast learning all about the industry and the parts and products which are vital.
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