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...More
A new program by a Northern Illinois utility is introducing underused energy efficient technologies to the HVAC industry.
Northern Illinois Gas (Nicor Gas) serves more than 2.2 million customers in 646 communities in Northern Illinois. Its “Emerging Technology Program” (ETP) — part of its ongoing Energy Efficiency Program — selects and assesses promising new technologies that have the potential to realize natural gas savings for Nicor Gas customers....More
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....More
On February 28, 2013, a coalition of HVAC industry trade associations sent a letter to the American National Standards Institute requesting that they withdraw their accreditation of the Building Performace Institute. This is a PDF of that letter....More
Welcome to the Spring 2013 issue of Contracting Business 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....More
Some great time-saving features are available in new smart phone applications are available from White-Rodgers, ecobee, ToolWatch Corp., Arkema, ABC, GPS Insight, VMC,Field Controls, and Advanced Energy....More
This is shaping up to be a very good year for the air conditioning industry. The economy is coming along. Optimism is in the air. A mild winter portends a hot summer. The only thing that can stop you is a lack of butts in trucks. Here’s how to fix that.
You should be in full-fledged recruiting mode right now. Hire before you need people. If you wait until, it’s too late.
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The ISO 9001:2008 standard is based on a number of quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and implication of top management, the process approach and continual improvement....More
This award goes to an independently owned and operated residential heating and air conditioning contractor who personifies excellence in business management, service, installation, training, and industry involvement....More