Residential HVAC http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7347/more en ServiceTitan Closes $80 Million Series B Funding Led by ICONIQ Capital http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/servicetitan-closes-80-million-series-b-funding-led-iconiq-capital <div class="field-byline"> News from ServiceTitan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This latest funding round will enable ServiceTitan to expand and strengthen its capabilities across the ServiceTitan platform, including the recently launched ServiceTitan Marketplace. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/servicetitan-closes-80-million-series-b-funding-led-iconiq-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/servicetitan-closes-80-million-series-b-funding-led-iconiq-capital#comments Residential HVAC Wed, 22 Mar 2017 02:26:00 +0000 52031 at http://contractingbusiness.com Emerson, Goodman Combine Technologies for 16-18 SEER Systems http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/emerson-goodman-combine-technologies-16-18-seer-systems <div class="field-byline"> by Terry McIver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Emerson's next generation Copeland Scroll&trade; two-stage compressor will be offered in Goodman Manufacturing&#39;s new 16-18 SEER systems.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/emerson-goodman-combine-technologies-16-18-seer-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/emerson-goodman-combine-technologies-16-18-seer-systems#comments Residential HVAC Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:06:00 +0000 52021 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Brandy Powell, vice president and general manager, residential air conditioning for Emerson&#39;s Commercial and Residential Solutions platform, and Larry Blackburn, executive vice president and president, Goodman Business Unit, shake hands during the announcement that Goodman and Emerson will combine technologies for a new 16-18 SEER comfort system. Karl Zellmer, vice president, air conditioning sales for Emerson, is at left.</p> TM Refresh Invests in The Smart Trade to Grow their Business http://contractingbusiness.com/sponsored-content/refresh-invests-smart-trade-grow-their-business <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored Content by Nest, Article by Gene LaNois </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>It all started with a personal install. Don Ham, Vice President of Business Development at <a href="https://www.refreshsmarthome.com/">Refresh</a> in Mt. Kisco, NY was curious about the new Nest Learning Thermostat. &lsquo;I installed Nest for myself,&rsquo; Ham said. &lsquo;I figured, who doesn&rsquo;t like a device that saves you money and that you can control with your phone?&rsquo;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/sponsored-content/refresh-invests-smart-trade-grow-their-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/sponsored-content/refresh-invests-smart-trade-grow-their-business#comments Sponsored Content Controls Residential HVAC Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:54:00 +0000 52011 at http://contractingbusiness.com Write Your Company Code of Ethics or Conduct http://contractingbusiness.com/service/write-your-company-code-ethics-or-conduct <div class="field-byline"> By Rob &#039;Doc&#039; Falke </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Judging from the response of my last <em>HotMail</em> article, interest is high with better companies looking to create their own Code of Ethics or Conduct. Let&rsquo;s look at some steps you could follow to create a code for your company. I&rsquo;m convinced the value of this work will pay big dividends in influencing the proper conduct of everyone in your company.</p> <p><strong>What is a Code of Ethics?</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/service/write-your-company-code-ethics-or-conduct" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/service/write-your-company-code-ethics-or-conduct#comments Residential HVAC Service Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:36:00 +0000 51991 at http://contractingbusiness.com HVAC Contractors Want Value, Service, Support from Thermostat Vendors http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/hvac-contractors-want-value-service-support-thermostat-vendors <div class="field-byline"> Commentary by Braeburn </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The thermostat is growing in stature as a home systems control. Stronger relationships between the thermostat manufacturers and the heating and air conditioning contractors serves to grow profits for both groups.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/hvac-contractors-want-value-service-support-thermostat-vendors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/hvac-contractors-want-value-service-support-thermostat-vendors#comments Residential HVAC Thu, 16 Mar 2017 17:58:00 +0000 51961 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Value is also coming into play with the trend toward Wi-Fi enabled thermostats.</p> Braeburn How to Get Big HVAC Sales During Slow Times http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/how-get-big-hvac-sales-during-slow-times <div class="node-body article-body">"If I didn't make a sale on the first door on knocked, I knew it was going to be a difficult morning. But that was a rare occurrence."</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/how-get-big-hvac-sales-during-slow-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/how-get-big-hvac-sales-during-slow-times#comments Residential HVAC Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:50:00 +0000 51951 at http://contractingbusiness.com Ebook: Leadership in Practice http://contractingbusiness.com/industry-events/ebook-leadership-practice <div class="node-body article-body">Download our ebook called Leadership in Practice and learn about strategic and tactical advice to improve leadership within the HVACR businesses. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/industry-events/ebook-leadership-practice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/industry-events/ebook-leadership-practice#comments Commercial HVAC Industry Events Residential HVAC Resources Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:36:00 +0000 51781 at http://contractingbusiness.com 10 Commandments for Managers http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/10-commandments-managers <div class="field-byline"> By Mark Matteson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">My list of Ten Commandments for managers represent the things we must never forget if you are a manager. It might not be a complete list, but it’s a great start. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/10-commandments-managers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/10-commandments-managers#comments Residential HVAC Tue, 14 Mar 2017 19:37:00 +0000 51921 at http://contractingbusiness.com Milwaukee Introduces SHOCKWAVE Locking Bit Holders http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/milwaukee-introduces-shockwave-locking-bit-holders <div class="field-byline"> News from Milwaukee </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Milwaukee has released the latest addition to its line of impact tools &mdash; SHOCKWAVE&trade; Locking Bit Holders &mdash; in sizes 2-7/8-in. to 18-in.</p></div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/milwaukee-introduces-shockwave-locking-bit-holders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/milwaukee-introduces-shockwave-locking-bit-holders#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Tue, 14 Mar 2017 17:22:00 +0000 51901 at http://contractingbusiness.com Milwaukee Lifestory Survey Ranks Trane 'Most Trusted' HVAC Brand http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/lifestory-survey-ranks-trane-most-trusted-hvac-brand <div class="field-byline"> News from Trane </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://www.lifestoryresearch.com" target="_blank" title="Lifestory Research"><strong>Lifestory Research</strong></a> recently ranked <a href="http://www.trane.com" target="_blank" title="Trane"><strong>Trane<sup>&reg;</sup></strong></a>, a brand of <a href="http://www.ingersollrand.com" target="_blank" title="Ingersoll Rand"><strong>Ingersoll Rand</strong></a>, as America&rsquo;s Most Trusted<sup>&reg;</sup> Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system for the third year in a row, based on an opinion survey of more than 9000 people.</p></div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/lifestory-survey-ranks-trane-most-trusted-hvac-brand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/lifestory-survey-ranks-trane-most-trusted-hvac-brand#comments Residential HVAC Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:54:00 +0000 51891 at http://contractingbusiness.com