Many times smaller fractional horsepower, air-cooled systems are left running without any regularly performed maintenance — until there is a problem. Smaller problems left unresolved could result in a major failure.
NATE and ACE have been working to replace an older gas furnace with a more efficient furnace. They have determined that the new unit is a Category I appliance. They are going to use a 5-in. Type B venting system. The next step in assembling materials for the job is to determine the length of the system.
Cyngier Heating and Air Conditioning may be unique in more ways than one. The Cleveland, OH, contractor is not only one of the regional winners in The News’ third annual “Best Contractor To Work For” contest, it is the only winner with the majority of its business in the residential market.
When contractors attend business seminars, they inevitably attend sessions where presenters offer tips on how to gain, train, and maintain a good workforce. If you go to a number of such seminars, you can come up with a long list of good tips.
Or you can just talk to the folks at CMS Mechanical Service Co. of Melbourne, FL, who use dozens of ways to find, hold, and reward technicians.
Good working conditions and camaraderie can be vital to the success of a business. But these qualities don’t just “happen” — they originate from ownership. A great example of this comes from YPS in Austin, TX.