Articles Tagged with ''residential''

HVI Gets ANSI-Accredited

September 12, 2011
The Home Ventilating Institute (HVI) was awarded the distinction of American National Standards Institute (ANSI) accreditation for its Certification Program for Ventilating Fan Products.
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Project Files: Case Study in Action

September 12, 2011
At first glance it was, “a tattered-looking shotgun shack that Hurricane Ike had washed two blocks from its foundation.” Now the beautifully restored 1,000-square-foot home in Galveston, Texas, is one of the first LEED for Homes Platinum-rated historic buildings in the U.S.
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Letters From Our Readers: Sept. 12, 2011

September 12, 2011
Dry shipping units helps seniors in hot climates.
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Jasper Contractors Opens Phoenix HVAC Company, Jasper Air

September 5, 2011
Jasper Contractors Inc., a leading roofing company, announced that it is expanding its offerings to include residential and commercial HVAC services in Phoenix.

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Trane: Residential Thermostat

August 8, 2011
The ComfortLink™ II thermostat’s 7-inch, interactive, high-definition color touch screen provides consumers with an intuitive user interface, allowing them to control and provide their home with the ideal temperature and humidity, 24/7.

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Aug. 1, 2011: Ingersoll Rand Names Gary Michel President of Residential Solutions Business

August 1, 2011
Ingersoll-Rand plc has announced the appointment of Gary S. Michel, a 26-year company veteran, as president of its Residential Solutions business, effective Aug. 1. He replaces Steven B. Hochhauser.

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New Portable A/C Units Provide Solutions

June 27, 2011
With all the late-spring heat scorching the country, air conditioning systems are being asked to perform up to their full capacity in many areas. When they can’t keep up, for whatever reason - breakdown, replacement, or simple undersizing - portable cooling systems can literally get clients out of a tight spot.
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Contractors Concerned Over Regional Efficiency Standards

May 30, 2011
The “Implementation of National Consensus Appliance Agreements Act of 2011” (S. 398) bill, recently introduced in the U.S. Senate, would enact into law several consensus agreements that would set new federal efficiency standards for residential furnaces in two regions, for central air conditioners in three regions, and for central heat pumps in one, national region.
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Selling Zoning With a Changeout

May 16, 2011
Some easy-to-learn sales techniques can help you sell zoning to your replacement customers. In addition, installing a retrofit zone system is much easier to learn than all of the techniques you had to learn to get certified. This article discusses how to identify good zoning prospects, how to sell zoning systems, and how to plan retrofit zones.
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