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Taboo Tattoos: In HVAC, Appearance Still Matters

Contractors Weigh In on the Importance of First Impressions

Despite society’s growing acceptance of tattoos and piercings, several HVAC contractors still consider them to be deal breakers when interviewing potential employees.


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Robur Corp.: Gas Absorption Heat Pump System

The Robur RTAR is a modular, reversible cycle gas absorption heat pump system capable of producing hot water up to 140°F and chilled water down to 41°F. 


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Marketing Magic: Manage Expectations and You’ll Better Manage Your Future

Disappointment is the Difference Between Expectation and Reality

Kindness is key in personal and business relationships among bosses, employees, and customers. But, is there a limit or a trick to kindness that does not turn into being taken advantage of? 


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Cintas Corp.: Work Polo Shirt

The Cintas Performance Polo lends the comfortable fit and style of retail apparel to an innovative, high-performance fabric designed specifically for industrial laundering and employees in active job functions. 


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New Products Available on the Commercial Market

Efficiency, Comfort are Featured in New Heating Equipment

HVAC manufacturers share their latest heating products — including photos, specifications, warranty info, and more — in this detailed showcase.


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Economic Surge Propels HVAC Contracting Profits

Contractors Enjoying Growth, Yet Remain Cautious After Great Recession

Danielle Marceau, senior economist for HARDI, said HVAC contractors are doing well, although many are still cautious.


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A Green Light for HVAC Efficiency

HVAC Installations Find New Ways to Incorporate Green Elements

HVAC contractors have embarked upon a number of environmentally conscious efforts, showcasing innovative displays of green awareness that improve energy efficiency and are cost-effective.


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What Does Green Do For You?

HVAC Contractors Debate Whether ‘Green’ is Still an Effective Selling Point

Green is really more of a grey area, especially for HVAC contractors. While some enthusiastically believe green still means go, others feel the terminology that once created a spark has all but fizzled out.


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Family Manufacturer Still Going Strong after 100 Years

Bard Mfg. Co. Celebrates a Century in Business

After looking around at their own families, some might find it difficult to imagine a family-owned operation working for this long. There are fifth-generation members currently working in the business full time or during the summers while going to college, but it’s too early to determine the generation’s long-term interest level and commitment to the business.


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Health Care Organization Perfects Repurposed Building

Modulating Boilers, Packaged Rooftop Units Contribute to Makeover

Nobody would argue the building needed a mechanical retrofit, so once the Providence Center raised the funds, Victory Heating and Air Conditioning Co. Inc., Bellingham, Massachusetts, was hired to design and install components that would provide a solution. 


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Chris Mathis, president of Mathis Consulting Co. and vice chair of ASHRAE’s residential ad hoc committee, talks about ASHRAE’s exploration into the residential market. Posted on Oct. 17.

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