Bob and Tim had just finished a routine service call on a house with a gas furnace for the heating system. They were talking to the housewife when she asked: “Our house is very dry in the winter time, and the humidity must be very low. How can we put a system in this house to keep the whole house at a higher humidity level?”
HVAC contractors are constantly seeking accurate, energy-efficient, year-round solutions to their customers’ humidification and dehumidification needs. A number of those solutions were on display at the 2016 AHR Expo in Orlando, Florida.
Manufacturers are addressing this demand head-on by creating and adapting products that are accessible to both contractors and consumers with an eye toward digital displays and functions that can be updated and expanded in the years to come.
HVAC contractors admittedly face a difficult task when it comes to showcasing the benefits and inherent value present in structural moisture management while also ensuring customers know such solutions are more than just empty sales pitches.
Aprilaire has announced its Super Bowl Sweepstakes, which will award one Aprilaire contractor and guest an all-expense-paid trip for two to NFL Super Bowl 50 in San Francisco. The prize package is valued at up to $15,000 and includes airfare, hotel accommodations, tickets to the Super Bowl, and numerous hospitality events.
This AHR Expo New Product & Technology Presentation shows the benefits of doing indirect evaporative cooling and direct evaporative cooling/humidification built into one unit. A VFD for pump modulation improves energy savings.
Humidifiers Find Extensive Use Across Industrial and Commercial Applications
December 1, 2014
The North America humidifier market was valued at $212.4 million in 2013, and is forecast to reach $300.4 million by 2020, according to a new market research report published by Transparency Market Research.
Smart Fog Inc., a provider of commercial humidifiers, has announced the launch of its new website at www.smartfog.com. The company said the new site features include a blog and expanded product information, such as easy-to-understand diagrams explaining the science behind Smart Fog’s technology.