Commercial HVAC http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7343/more en West Virginia Lawmaker Wants to Repeal State’s HVAC Regulations http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/west-virginia-lawmaker-wants-repeal-state-s-hvac-regulations <div class="node-body article-body">Republican Delegate Eric Householder sponsored a bill that would repeal all state laws that regulate HVAC contractors in West Virginia. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/west-virginia-lawmaker-wants-repeal-state-s-hvac-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/west-virginia-lawmaker-wants-repeal-state-s-hvac-regulations#comments Commercial HVAC Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:32:00 +0000 31971 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Should HVAC regulations in West Virginia stay in place?</p> (Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers) Keep ‘Em Coming Back: 7 Ways to Appeal to Return Customers http://contractingbusiness.com/service/keep-em-coming-back-7-ways-appeal-return-customers <div class="node-body gallery-body">What’s more thrilling as a business owner than bringing in a brand new customer? It’s proof that your company is good at what it does in multiple factors and should make a contracting business owner extremely proud of their marketing effort.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/service/keep-em-coming-back-7-ways-appeal-return-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/service/keep-em-coming-back-7-ways-appeal-return-customers#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Service Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:04:00 +0000 31941 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Return customres are necessary to thrive as a business.</p> ASHRAE/IES Updates Standards for Existing Building Efficiency http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/ashraeies-updates-standards-existing-building-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">If you’re a contracting business that frequently works with buildings, you should read through the revised standard from ASHRAE and IES that seeks to give greater guidance on retrofitting existing buildings.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/ashraeies-updates-standards-existing-building-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/ashraeies-updates-standards-existing-building-efficiency#comments Commercial HVAC Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:18:00 +0000 31901 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>New ASHRAE standards focus on energy efficiency.</p> New IRS Regulations on Tangible Property Could Be Disastrous for Contractors http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/new-irs-regulations-tangible-property-could-be-disastrous-contractors <div class="node-body article-body">Tax day, April 15, is now less than two months away. Do you have everything sorted out for your contracting business?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/new-irs-regulations-tangible-property-could-be-disastrous-contractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/new-irs-regulations-tangible-property-could-be-disastrous-contractors#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:17:00 +0000 31891 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Tax day, April 15, is now less than two months away. Do you have everything sorted out for your contracting business?</p> (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images) What’s Next? HVAC’s Latest Technological Innovations http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/what-s-next-hvac-s-latest-technological-innovations <div class="node-body gallery-body">The age of transformative technology is upon us.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/what-s-next-hvac-s-latest-technological-innovations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/what-s-next-hvac-s-latest-technological-innovations#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Fri, 20 Feb 2015 21:16:00 +0000 31881 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>The Cloud Cast System, from Carlo Ratti&#39;s website</p> 5 Ways to Help Data Center Customers Save Energy, Increase Performance http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/5-ways-help-data-center-customers-save-energy-increase-performance <div class="field-byline"> by David Kelley </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The demand for improved data center operating efficiency is providing an opportunity for contractors, who can help their customers save money, by implementing changes to the data center cooling system that generate energy savings and enhance performance. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/5-ways-help-data-center-customers-save-energy-increase-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/5-ways-help-data-center-customers-save-energy-increase-performance#comments Commercial HVAC Fri, 20 Feb 2015 20:38:00 +0000 31871 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p><strong>For data centers that are cooling constrained, changes to the cooling system will create additional data center capacity to support IT growth.</strong><br /> Photos courtesy Emerson Network Power/Liebert</p> Geary Pacific Supply Acquires HVAC Supply http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/geary-pacific-supply-acquires-hvac-supply <div class="node-body article-body">The Denver Business Journal has reported that HVAC Supply, a wholesaler out of Denver, has been acquired by Geary Pacific Supply of California. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/geary-pacific-supply-acquires-hvac-supply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/geary-pacific-supply-acquires-hvac-supply#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:00:00 +0000 31851 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>HVAC Supply, a wholesaler out of Denver, has been acquired by Geary Pacific Supply of California.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Photo from the Geary Pacific Supply website. The Next Big Trends in HVAC http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/next-big-trends-hvac <div class="node-body article-body">What’s happening next in the HVAC industry? Chances are that if you’re a contractor, this is something on your mind every day. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/next-big-trends-hvac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/next-big-trends-hvac#comments Commercial HVAC Tue, 17 Feb 2015 19:54:00 +0000 31791 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>What&#39;s driving the trends in HVAC this year?</p> (Photo by Guang Niu/Getty Images) Nexstar Owners' Spotlight Event Approaches http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/nexstar-owners-spotlight-event-approaches <div class="field-byline"> News from Nexstar </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nexstar says this will be a great event for members, as it will focus on mastering essential customer interactions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/nexstar-owners-spotlight-event-approaches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/nexstar-owners-spotlight-event-approaches#comments Commercial HVAC Tue, 17 Feb 2015 17:35:00 +0000 31771 at http://contractingbusiness.com Thybar Introduces Laser Cut Retro-Mate Adaptors http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/thybar-introduces-laser-cut-retro-mate-adaptors <div class="field-byline"> News from Thybar </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Retro-Mate, available from Thybar Corporation, Addison, IL offers a fast, cost-effective method of replacing rooftop HVACs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/thybar-introduces-laser-cut-retro-mate-adaptors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/thybar-introduces-laser-cut-retro-mate-adaptors#comments Commercial HVAC Tue, 17 Feb 2015 17:06:00 +0000 31761 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>The Thybar Retro-Mate is factory prefabricated of heavy gauge galvanized or Galvalume steel.</p>