Articles by Herb Woerpel

Can My Beloved Furnace Get any Quieter or Efficient?

Who Connects a Single-stage Thermostat to a Two-stage Furnace?

As brutal as Michigan’s winters may be, we’ve vastly enjoyed the quiet, efficient performance the workhorse provided. But, little did I know, we weren’t getting everything the furnace has to offer.


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Are You Adequately Honoring Your Company’s All-time Greats?

Recognition, Rewards Go a Long Way in Honoring Employee Performance

Without a doubt, your employees are your greatest asset. With that in mind, are you giving them the recognition they deserve?


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Identifying Trigger Points to Efficiency

Symposium Examines Large-scale Energy Management

If energy productivity doubles in the next 15 years, Americans could save $327 billion by the year 2030. 


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Optimal Building Efficiency is More of a Marathon than a Sprint

A building, much like a runner’s body, must be prepared, trained, tested, and pushed to the limit of exhaustion before advancing to the next step. 


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Written Employee Expectations Offer Clear Performance Checklist

One-pager depicting written expectations allow employees to clearly gauge their own performance.
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Distribution Disasters: Dishwashers

So, you can deliver it in two days, but you're telling me I have to wait six weeks for a refund?!
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Is it Time to Put Your Business on a Diet?

Are you Burning More Money than You’re Bringing In?

Perhaps it’s time to slice some of those empty “calories” from your company’s diet. 


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Geothermal Checklist: Does Your Project Make Sense?

Intricate Commercial Geothermal Steps to Consider

As a contractor, when geothermal appears to make sense on the surface, what steps must you take to ensure a project’s validity before breaking ground?


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All that Glitters is not Gold

Small Business Success Based on Revenue, not Popularity

Don’t judge a book by its cover because it could be the best story you’ll ever read. 


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Did You Hear What Susie Said About Your Company?

Every online review matters -- no matter how untrue.
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