A Minute with McIver http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/3174/feed Description en 79 Years of Commercial HVAC Excellence http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/79-years-commercial-hvac-excellence <div class="node-body blog-body">There’s a company in Chicago that has stood the test of time, endured changes over the generations, and retained a distinctive identity of its own: Air Comfort.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/79-years-commercial-hvac-excellence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/79-years-commercial-hvac-excellence#comments A Minute with McIver Wed, 26 Mar 2014 16:41:00 +0000 23931 at http://contractingbusiness.com How an HVAC Winner Rolls http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/how-hvac-winner-rolls <div class="node-body blog-body">Advent Air Conditioning’s story is one of endurance and initiative. It’s about what comes from making difficult but necessary decisions, and doing what it takes to remain an HVAC industry leader in tough times. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/how-hvac-winner-rolls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/how-hvac-winner-rolls#comments Residential HVAC A Minute with McIver Fri, 14 Feb 2014 16:20:00 +0000 23111 at http://contractingbusiness.com Does Anyone Understand Economics Today? http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/does-anyone-understand-economics-today <div class="node-body blog-body">By raising the minimum wage just because it will make him look good during the State of the Union address, President Obama continues to do nothing good for the economy. 2016 can't come soon enough.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/does-anyone-understand-economics-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/does-anyone-understand-economics-today#comments A Minute with McIver Tue, 28 Jan 2014 18:50:00 +0000 22681 at http://contractingbusiness.com HOLY HVACR! BATMAN to Appear at AHR Expo! http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/holy-hvacr-batman-appear-ahr-expo <div class="node-body blog-body">Many products will be on display at the 2014 AHR Expo in New York City. This includes Boilers, Actuators, Thermostats, Manifolds, Analyzers and Networks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/holy-hvacr-batman-appear-ahr-expo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/holy-hvacr-batman-appear-ahr-expo#comments Commercial HVAC A Minute with McIver Wed, 15 Jan 2014 14:54:00 +0000 22311 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Graphics from the <a href="http://batman-news.com/photos/the-dark-knight-rises/" target="_blank">Dark Knight Rises</a></p> The Best and Worst of HVAC http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/best-and-worst-hvac <div class="node-body blog-body">A quality HVAC system installation is a sight to behold. A bad one is something to avoid having your name on at all costs. We're going to show you examples of each in new photo galleries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/best-and-worst-hvac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/best-and-worst-hvac#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Columns A Minute with McIver Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:06:00 +0000 21451 at http://contractingbusiness.com Don't Be an Energy Turkey! http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/dont-be-energy-turkey <div class="node-body blog-body">The more freely the air moves in your oven the more efficiently it operates, so don’t cover your oven racks with foil. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/dont-be-energy-turkey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/dont-be-energy-turkey#comments A Minute with McIver Tue, 26 Nov 2013 17:32:00 +0000 21101 at http://contractingbusiness.com Bitcoins and Quatloos http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/bitcoins-and-quatloos <div class="node-body blog-body">I've been reading an article about bitcoin, and still don't get it. Can you help?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/bitcoins-and-quatloos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/bitcoins-and-quatloos#comments A Minute with McIver Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:02:00 +0000 20691 at http://contractingbusiness.com Tasty Bits of News http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/tasty-bits-news <div class="node-body blog-body">The Lean Construction Institute wins an award from Turner. The ABCO Expo is coming, and Friedrich will be there. Crockett Facilities Services president is named to a Top 100 list.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/tasty-bits-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/tasty-bits-news#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC A Minute with McIver Wed, 30 Oct 2013 18:40:00 +0000 20371 at http://contractingbusiness.com All the Hits, All the Time http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/all-hits-all-time <div class="node-body blog-body">Hits — those electronic browsing clicks that are so prized by webmasters —register how many people are, at the least, glancing at a web page, advertisement, or article, and at best, lingering on and maneuvering around that location for more than a couple of minutes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/all-hits-all-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/all-hits-all-time#comments A Minute with McIver Wed, 09 Oct 2013 19:41:00 +0000 19771 at http://contractingbusiness.com Making Music from Mental Notes http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/making-music-mental-notes <div class="node-body blog-body">It's important that you keep track of and follow through on those "flashes of brilliance" that cross your brain pan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/minute-mciver">A Minute with McIver</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/making-music-mental-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/blog/making-music-mental-notes#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC A Minute with McIver Mon, 09 Sep 2013 13:36:00 +0000 19041 at http://contractingbusiness.com