Commercial HVAC http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7343/more en DiversiTech Acquires Quick-Sling LLC http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/diversitech-acquires-quick-sling-llc <div class="node-body article-body">The acquisition, completed April 12, provides wholesalers and contractors with greater accessibility to a suite of products that makes installation of air handlers and furnaces quicker, more affordable, more reliable and safer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/diversitech-acquires-quick-sling-llc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/diversitech-acquires-quick-sling-llc#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Wed, 04 May 2016 20:01:00 +0000 42971 at http://contractingbusiness.com Viega LLC Announces 2015 Top Gun Award Winners http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/viega-llc-announces-2015-top-gun-award-winners <div class="node-body article-body">Eight Viega sales people were honored with 2015 Top Gun awards, the highest honor that Viega bestows.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/viega-llc-announces-2015-top-gun-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/viega-llc-announces-2015-top-gun-award-winners#comments Commercial HVAC Wed, 04 May 2016 19:05:00 +0000 42961 at http://contractingbusiness.com ABM Helps South Carolina Schools Upgrade Facilities, Save Money http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/abm-helps-south-carolina-schools-upgrade-facilities-save-money <div class="field-byline"> Christopher King </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Keep handy a list of past successful, energy-saving school projects. It can be helpful in winning new school customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/abm-helps-south-carolina-schools-upgrade-facilities-save-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/abm-helps-south-carolina-schools-upgrade-facilities-save-money#comments Commercial HVAC Wed, 04 May 2016 18:52:00 +0000 42951 at http://contractingbusiness.com Samsung HVAC Product Roadshow Brings Innovations to Contractors http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/samsung-hvac-product-roadshow-brings-innovations-contractors <div class="field-byline"> News from Samsung </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 47-city tour will provide a look at Samsung's residential, light commercial and commercial HVAC products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/samsung-hvac-product-roadshow-brings-innovations-contractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/samsung-hvac-product-roadshow-brings-innovations-contractors#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC HVACRDB Wed, 04 May 2016 15:06:00 +0000 42921 at http://contractingbusiness.com Mike Rowe: Reach Millennials with Plain Talk and a Challenge http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/mike-rowe-reach-millennials-plain-talk-and-challenge <div class="node-body article-body">ContractingBusiness.com spoke with Mike Rowe during the recent Clockwork Home Services franchise owners&rsquo; annual meeting. He spoke frankly about the various forces that tug at students as they face career choices, and how to get them involved.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/mike-rowe-reach-millennials-plain-talk-and-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/mike-rowe-reach-millennials-plain-talk-and-challenge#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Gold Wed, 04 May 2016 15:05:00 +0000 42781 at http://contractingbusiness.com ASHRAE Revises Commissioning Certification Program http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/ashrae-revises-commissioning-certification-program <div class="field-byline"> News from ASHRAE </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ASHRAE’s commissioning certification program will validate competency against the Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines as established by NIBS.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/ashrae-revises-commissioning-certification-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/ashrae-revises-commissioning-certification-program#comments Commercial HVAC Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:20:00 +0000 42761 at http://contractingbusiness.com Back FROM the Future: The IoT & HVAC Service http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/back-future-iot-hvac-service <div class="field-byline"> Jonathan Holloway </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a potential picture of HVAC contracting in 2030, with an objective of encouraging contractors to prepare for the future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/back-future-iot-hvac-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/back-future-iot-hvac-service#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:21:00 +0000 42421 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Flying vehicles? Still hard to imagine, unless they absolutely guarantee &#39;flyer&#39; and citizen safety. But some predictions about the future are not as implausible.</p> <p><em>Thinkstock</em></p> HVAC and IoT, Simply http://contractingbusiness.com/controls/hvac-and-iot-simply <div class="field-byline"> Dan Levine </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 'Internet of Things' may sound complex, but HVAC applications are easy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/controls/hvac-and-iot-simply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/controls/hvac-and-iot-simply#comments Commercial HVAC Controls Residential HVAC Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:59:00 +0000 42411 at http://contractingbusiness.com Emerson Opens Doors to Helix Innovation Center http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-opens-doors-helix-innovation-center <div class="field-byline"> News from Emerson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Helix will foster an ambitious, collaborative approach to conducting research to create new technologies that address heating, cooling and refrigeration challenges affecting today’s homes, commercial buildings, data centers, restaurants, supermarkets and other retail operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-opens-doors-helix-innovation-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-opens-doors-helix-innovation-center#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Residential HVAC HVACRDB Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:14:00 +0000 42451 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Emerson&#39;s Helix Innovation Center will serve as a living laboratory for light commercial HVAC product research and development. Other simulated environments include home, data center, commercial kitchen, and supermarket simulation facilities from 1,000 to 2500 sq. ft.</p> <p><em>Photo Emerson</em></p> Let's Start a Recruiting Arms Race! http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/lets-start-recruiting-arms-race <div class="node-body article-body">Everyone gripes about finding technicians. Quit griping and do something. Take some lessons from the kings of recruiting: big-time college football coaches. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/lets-start-recruiting-arms-race" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/lets-start-recruiting-arms-race#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:31:00 +0000 42441 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>In college football, recruiting is everything.&nbsp; To win, you need a solid game plan and talent to execute.&nbsp;<br /> <em>Thinkstock</em></p>