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Editors Blog
The editors of The NEWS have something to say... and we want to hear back from you! Here's our take on the news of the day. What's yours?

The Looming Battle Over HFCs

What will happen as yet another government coalition sets its sights on eradicating HFCs?

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Trashed Trucks Still Talk

Do you remove all decals from old service vehicles before you sell them off?
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When Homeowners Become Tenants...

A new program will allow homeowners struggling to meet mortgage payments the chance to become tenants in their own homes -- but what will that mean for contractors?

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A Change in the Air at ACCA

At this year's conference, the term HVAC disappeared and was replaced with Home Performance Contracting.

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Trade Schools Show Up in Presidential Campaign

Can the HVACR community capitalize on the comments Rick Santorum made about trade schools?

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Insight from an Oil Change


\Whether it’s an oil change or a no-heat call, service providers need to consider the customer’s reaction to the price.

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Now You're Speaking My Language

Using comparisons to buying a car may help consumers better understand HVAC purchases.

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AHR Expo Proves We're Back

The recent AHR Expo record attendance proves we have weathered the recession, and we are back. 

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A Political Waste of Energy?

While President Obama has expressed vocal support for energy efficiency, the coming months will reveal whether he and Congress truly support these or similar incentive-laden energy proposals.

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Are You Better Off Today?

Think back to 2008. Are you better off than you were four years ago or not?

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2014 World Energy Engineering Congress

Scenes from the 2014 World Energy Engineering Congress in Washington, D.C.


NEWSMakers: Jim Johnson

Jim Johnson,an experienced trade school and community college instructor, discusses the HVAC industry and his column in The NEWS, ‘The Service Ticket.’ Listen now for a hint to the Not Enough Heat question from the Dec. 15 issue. Posted Jan. 30.

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Regional Standards

With regional standards for a/c equipment going into effect in 2015, how do you think it will impact the industry?
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2015 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

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