Long story short... the end of R-22 is inevitable so its on you to decide whether to embrace the change now or wait it out as long as possible. The old phrase "If it ain't broke, don't fix it" may be what most of you are thinking as you read through this. But being [...]
The NCAA championship is over but that doesnt mean basketball is done for the season. The NBA Finals start tomorrow. In the spirit, it's always fun to talk about who the greatest team was in any sport, or if you had free reign to pick any combination of players from any era to be [...]
Now more than ever, it seems like the term “Internet of Things” or IOT for short is popping up everywhere, and the HVAC industry is no exception.
From the automated home vision to smart thermostats like Nest, IOT is changing HVAC. As an HVAC contractor, it can be a lot to digest, but there are [...]
With the April 15th tax deadline right around the corner and recent buzz regarding the new tax code, there are tremendous tax savings opportunities for small businesses on HVAC equipment.
Regardless of your political views, now could be an excellent time for small businesses to consider investments in HVAC equipment. According the to the U.S. [...]
Oh man, is it hot in here or what? Thats the last thing you want to be hearing this summer. I have experienced some very high temperatures (120+ in Kuwait and Iraq). You learn to get used to it under those conditions but should you really torture yourself when there are products available to [...]
Good Friday everyone! For those of you who partake in lent as many of my friends do, you can once again indulge yourself in whatever it was you gave up plus it's official... Spring is here, but some of us may be hesitant to believe so with recent snow fall and mother nature not [...]
In 2018 Americans do everything online. We shop on our phones, do product research and ask people of Facebook for their opinions. In fact, 90% of consumers read online reviews, from HVAC to Chuck e Cheese. During the past few years, Comfort Institute has managed online reviews for tons of HVAC and home performance businesses. We [...]
Comfort Institute (CI) partnered with the Greater Cincinnati Energy Alliance (GCEA) in an attempt to bust the long-held myth that leaky ducts in conditioned spaces do not contribute to energy savings and only leaky ducts in unconditioned spaces should be sealed. Long story short, the myth was indeed BUSTED!
For the study, eleven Cincinnati, OH [...]
ACHR News recently published an article that got us thinking about how the HVAC and performance contracting industry is changing and becoming more digital and tech savvy.
The article emphasized how “smaller contractors can compete successfully in the HVACR market” thanks to digital marketing capabilities. It provided a nice breakdown of the search engine optimization [...]
Its march madness baby! So of course I had to use a play on words with the number 2 seed Purdue out of the East bracket.
When we talk about heating our home, I for one typically think of a heat pump or forced air furnace. You know, the ones we have to change out [...]