Mike Weil

Editorial Director, Contracting Business

Posts by Mike Weil

Working in sub-zero temperatures is dangerous.
Jan 28, 2014

Without HVAC Contractors, Winter Living Gets Dangerous

Polar Vortex 2.0 grips middle America this week. HVAC contractors are out in it, helping to keep consumer homes and commercial buildings warm and....More
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Jan 20, 2014

New York is Action Central for the HVACR Industry This Week

AHR Expo 2014: The annual gathering of the HVACR mechanical systems industry to review, rejuvenate, and get ready for a new year....More
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Dec 30, 2013

Social Media Can Be Your Friend AND Your Foe

For commercial and residential HVAC contractors, social media equates to brand-building and you have to be careful how you present yourself....More
The End of Camelot began in bright sunshine, smiles, and roses.
Nov 22, 2013

JFK: 50 Years Ago The World Became a Much Darker Place

Where were you when President John. F. Kennedy was assassinated? That question has been asked and answered many times over the past 50 years. In....More
Oct 22, 2013

Customer Service Homeruns: A Lesson (Believe It Or Not) From the Airlines!

No worries, mate. Customer service at this airline is exactly the right lesson for HVAC contractors, no matter if they focus on residential,....More
Sep 27, 2013

HVACR Contractors: We Invite You to Play

Social media has pervaded deeply into our lives that even weddings aren't sacrosanct. What does this have to do with HVACR contractors and Comfortech....More
Sep 08, 2013

HVACR Customer Service: Lessons from the AIrlines

As an HVACR contractor, customer service is the fulcrum on which your company's success balances on. Take a lesson on what NOT to do when....More
Aug 05, 2013

Smart Technology: Is Hacking A Real Risk?

Smart techology is well beyond the mechanical system. Wireless controls, sensors, and mobile computing platforms have created a incredible capability....More
Apr 18, 2013

Can We Clarify a Few Things?

Territorialism is not productive when it comes to developing standards for the HVACR industry. It's time for the various trade associations and other....More
Apr 02, 2013

The HVAC Contracting Industry Loses A Great Leader

I was just a young journalist, green and fresh from college, when I first met Wallace Lee. And I knew from the moment we were introduced that this....More

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