Industry Updates

Industry news, updates, service bulletins, and any bits of information that might pertain to the Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation, and Refrigerant industry.

Aprilaire Partner ProTalk

By |May 11th, 2020|Business Management, Industry Updates, Marketing, Rebates|Comments Off on Aprilaire Partner ProTalk

A forum that features stories from hard-working contractors like you. Aprilaire would love to hear from you and highlight your IAQ-related success. If you’ve got any topics, tools, or tricks that work great for your business, you can share them with Aprilaire and they will highlight you in their blog. Check out their current […]

What’s the difference between recycled and reclaimed R22?

By |May 6th, 2020|Industry Updates|Comments Off on What’s the difference between recycled and reclaimed R22?

As you know, this summer your customers are having their air conditioning systems maintained and buttoned up for winter.  Building managers are also making decisions about the continuing use of their R22 systems.  Some will require additional R22 after servicing, and there are a couple of options available that you may have heard […]

Parker Hannifin-Sporlan Division Supporting Chemours’ Opteon™ XL41

By |May 6th, 2020|Industry Updates|Comments Off on Parker Hannifin-Sporlan Division Supporting Chemours’ Opteon™ XL41

Sporlan successfully qualifies their product portfolio for use with the lowest GWP R-410A alternative on the market. This progress demonstrates a commitment to the advancement of environmentally sustainable refrigerants.

Parker Hannifin – Sporlan Division, along with Chemours, advance the global adoption of R-454B, a low global warming potential (GWP) alternative for R-410A in residential […]

Honeywell E-Learning

By |July 27th, 2018|Business Management, Industry Updates|Comments Off on Honeywell E-Learning

Missed a Honeywell E-Learning Live session? Not to worry! You can view ALL of the recorded E-Learning Live sessions from last quarter to last week!

Check it out today!

Recorded E-Learning Live Session

Will R-22 Be Gone Forever?

By |July 27th, 2018|Industry Updates|Comments Off on Will R-22 Be Gone Forever?

Will R-22 Be Gone Forever? With the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) phase-out schedule of R-22, you might be worried about its future availability, or concerned about its continue use after January 1, 2020.

Rest assured that the EPA phaseout is solely for production of new R-22 or import of R-22 into the US, it is […]

More Filter Choices From Aprilaire

By |June 29th, 2018|Business Management, Industry Updates|Comments Off on More Filter Choices From Aprilaire

Now there are more choices than ever before to help you sell air cleaners on every install!

New Carbon filter Odor Reduction upgrade option
Highest efficiency, Low resistance MERV 16 in our patented filter design
And a new set of tools to help you sell more filter options in the home

 

The benefits are endless […]

Honeywell: New Pressure and Current Sensors

By |June 29th, 2018|Industry Updates|Comments Off on Honeywell: New Pressure and Current Sensors

Honeywell is excited to announce the launch of two new lines of pressure sensors (P7650 and P7635) and a new line of current sensors and switches!

 

The pressure sensors offer enhanced features and directly replace our P7640 pressure sensor. The easy to install current sensors will replace our existing line of current sensors.

 

New P7650 Low […]

NTI Boiler Recall

By |April 6th, 2018|Industry Updates|Comments Off on NTI Boiler Recall

NTI Boiler’s has discovered an issue with the secureness of a grommet seal that holds the flue temperature sensor located inside selected Tft boilers. This grommet seal comes preinstalled in a vendor’s component and is not a part of the NTI assembly process.

 

Of the 24,000 Tft boilers installed at this point in time, we have […]

Carrier Recall Due To Fire Hazard

By |March 28th, 2018|Business Management, Industry Updates|Comments Off on Carrier Recall Due To Fire Hazard

 

Recall Alert!

Carrier recalls to repair commercial rooftop HVAC units due to fire hazard.

Name of product:
Carrier WeatherExpert commercial packaged rooftop HVAC units with humidimizer option

Hazard:
The HVAC’s humidimizer fan can fail to shut off when a connected smoke detector is tripped, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Repair

Purchasers should immediately contact their Carrier dealer for a free repair, which […]

Tax Cuts for HVAC Products

By |March 28th, 2018|Business Management, Industry Updates, Rebates|Comments Off on Tax Cuts for HVAC Products

New HVAC Expensing Laws: Will You Take Advantage?
Selling more commercial HVAC products just got easier, thanks to the recently passed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Included in this 2017 law is a provision allowing certain HVAC products to be immediately expensed. Under Section 179 Small Business Expensing, all components of a “heating, ventilation, and […]