Resources http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7348/more en Welcome to the IdeaXchange Community http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/welcome-ideaxchange-community <div class="field-byline"> By Kate Kelly, Community Leader </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><strong>XPERTS</strong><br /> At the center of IdeaXchange are industry thought leaders who initiate engaging conversations and lend their unique insights and perspectives. Xperts, as we call them, bring provocative issues to the forefront and help uncover the opportunities buried in business challenges. You can follow your favorite contributors and discover new thought-leaders.<br /> <br /> <strong>WHAT DO I DO?</strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/welcome-ideaxchange-community" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/welcome-ideaxchange-community#comments Resources Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:19:00 +0000 27701 at http://contractingbusiness.com Spring 2014 eCards http://contractingbusiness.com/spring-2014-ecards <div class="node-body page-body">Welcome to the Spring 2014 issue of ContractingBusiness.com Action Cards Online. Please take a few minutes to look over the new product and technology information that follows. Handy links are provided with each product to take you right to each company's web site.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/spring-2014-ecards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Resources Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:38:14 +0000 23881 at http://contractingbusiness.com Have You Seen the OxBox? http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/have-you-seen-oxbox <div class="node-body video-body">OxBox is offered in seven inlet connections including all common PEX types</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/have-you-seen-oxbox" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/have-you-seen-oxbox#comments Resources Thu, 12 Dec 2013 14:25:00 +0000 21511 at http://contractingbusiness.com Fall 2013 eCards http://contractingbusiness.com/fall-2013-ecards <div class="node-body page-body">Welcome to the Fall 2013 issue of ContractingBusiness.com Action Cards Online. Please take a few minutes to look over the new product and technology information that follows. Handy links are provided with each product to take you right to each company's web site.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/fall-2013-ecards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Resources Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:24:00 +0000 20321 at http://contractingbusiness.com Comfortech 2013: A Video Montage Highlighting Another Great Mechanical Systems Contracting Event http://contractingbusiness.com/comfortech/comfortech-2013-video-montage-highlighting-another-great-mechanical-systems-contracting-e <div class="node-body video-body">If you couldn't attend this year's Comfortech 2013 in Philadelphia, PA, here's a video montage of just some of the things you missed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/comfortech/comfortech-2013-video-montage-highlighting-another-great-mechanical-systems-contracting-e" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/comfortech/comfortech-2013-video-montage-highlighting-another-great-mechanical-systems-contracting-e#comments Comfortech Resources Tue, 01 Oct 2013 21:59:00 +0000 19571 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Video montage of Comfortech 2013, which was held in Philadelphia from September 18-20th, 2013</p> Hilmor Compact Swage Tool for Mechanical Systems Contractors Featured at Comfortech 2013 http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/hilmor-compact-swage-tool-mechanical-systems-contractors-featured-comfortech-2013 <div class="node-body video-body">Contracting Business.com Associate Editor Kate Kelly Interviews Hilmor Product Manager Brian Morrison about his company's lates compact swage tool for contractors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/hilmor-compact-swage-tool-mechanical-systems-contractors-featured-comfortech-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/hilmor-compact-swage-tool-mechanical-systems-contractors-featured-comfortech-2013#comments Service Resources Wed, 25 Sep 2013 17:17:00 +0000 19491 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p> Hilmor Product Manager Brian Morrison discusses the compact swage tool with Associate Editor Kate Kelly at Comfortech 2013</p> Rheem Introduces EcoNet at Comfortech 2013 in Philadelphia http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/rheem-introduces-econet-comfortech-2013-philadelphia-0 <div class="node-body video-body">Contractor magazine Editorial Director Bob Mader interviews Rheem COO Chris Peel during the Comfortech 2013 tradeshow. Rheem introduced it new EcoNet controller at the show and Chris tells Bob the controller's highlights</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/rheem-introduces-econet-comfortech-2013-philadelphia-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/rheem-introduces-econet-comfortech-2013-philadelphia-0#comments Residential HVAC Resources Wed, 25 Sep 2013 16:00:00 +0000 19481 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p> Chris Peel (left), COO of Rheem discusses his company&#39;s latest product with Bob Mader of Contractor magazine.</p> Comfortech 2013: You Gotta Be There! An Invitation from Mike Weil http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/comfortech-2013-you-gotta-be-there-invitation-mike-weil <div class="node-body video-body">A video invite from Contracting Business.com Editorial Director Mike Weil. Join us in Philadelphia this September for Comfortech 2013. Register now and save on Early Bird rate. Visit comfortechshow.com</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/comfortech-2013-you-gotta-be-there-invitation-mike-weil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/comfortech-2013-you-gotta-be-there-invitation-mike-weil#comments Residential HVAC Columns Resources Mon, 26 Aug 2013 19:43:00 +0000 18791 at http://contractingbusiness.com Emerging Technology Program Provides Foothold for HVAC Efficiency Breakthroughs http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/emerging-technology-program-provides-foothold-hvac-efficiency-breakthroughs <div class="field-byline"> by Terry McIver </div> <div class="field-deck"> A new program by a Northern Illinois utility is introducing underused energy efficient technologies to the HVAC industry. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> A new program by a Northern Illinois utility is introducing underused energy efficient technologies to the HVAC industry.</p> <p> Northern Illinois Gas&nbsp; (Nicor Gas) serves more than 2.2 million customers in 646 communities in Northern Illinois. Its &ldquo;Emerging Technology Program&rdquo; (ETP) &mdash; part of its ongoing Energy Efficiency Program &mdash; selects and assesses promising new technologies that have the potential to realize natural gas savings for Nicor Gas customers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/emerging-technology-program-provides-foothold-hvac-efficiency-breakthroughs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/emerging-technology-program-provides-foothold-hvac-efficiency-breakthroughs#comments Resources Tue, 20 Aug 2013 19:30:00 +0000 18651 at http://contractingbusiness.com ASHRAE Advanced Energy Design Guides Hit Half-million Circulation http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/ashrae-advanced-energy-design-guides-hit-half-million-circulation <div class="field-deck"> ASHRAE made the guide series available for free downloads in 2008. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The series was developed by a committee representing a diverse group of energy professionals drawn from ASHRAE, the American Institute of Architects, the Illuminating Engineering Society, the United States Green Building Council and the U.S. Department of Energy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/ashrae-advanced-energy-design-guides-hit-half-million-circulation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/resources/ashrae-advanced-energy-design-guides-hit-half-million-circulation#comments Resources Thu, 11 Jul 2013 14:02:00 +0000 17061 at http://contractingbusiness.com