Tag Archives: maintenance

I must be doing something right!

Back in April 2011, I started writing on this blog site as a way to help my local contractors and dealers. Most of the posts were based on issues these persons were experiencing and this was a good forum to … Continue reading

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How To Always Win With Customers!

My last few posts have been centered around customer relations.To conclude this series, I offer the following that was something I tried to teach my Techs and follow myself. First, we need to ask the question, “WHAT IS A CUSTOMER?” … Continue reading

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Flood Damaged HVAC Equipment

The South Central, Midwest, and the Northeast have seen record rainfall in the last month and, especially, the last couple of days.  Rivers are over flood stage.  Sewer systems could not keep up with all the rain and sewers backed … Continue reading

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THANK YOU!

A couple of milestones were hit recently  — in April, this blog turned 4 years old. It was started in April 2011. Even more amazing is, as of this writing, there have been 400,312 views of the various articles from … Continue reading

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Plenum Returns – Good or Bad?

I recently had this question sent to me —“What are your thoughts regarding plenum returns verses duct returns. One of the obvious is cost but how about system performance.”   Great question! In my opinion, I have always said that … Continue reading

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Indoor Coil Leaks

With A/C season officially here, I have been asked to address an issue that has been around our industry for a long time now and that is indoor coil leaks also known as formicary corrosion. Indoor coil corrosion failures are an … Continue reading

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Maintaining Equipment Efficiency

I participate in a blog called HVAC SERVICE SELLING  and this was posted on the site by Robert Baker who does commercial heating and cooling.  I felt this tied in nicely with my “Spring Cleaning” series of posts and thought I would pass … Continue reading

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