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5 Winter Safety Tips for Your Service Van

5 Winter Safety Tips for Your Service Van

Winter driving is a hard task for HVAC techs. Between navigating through ice and snow, driving on slippery slopes, and freezing and clogging of fuel filters techs must take extra precautions to protect their service vehicles in the winter.

Read this blog to learn how to get easy access to your tools and stay productive, while ensuring you make it to the job site safely!


Follow these 5 winter safety tips to keep your service van winter-ready. Read more.

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3 Worst Work Spaces of All Time

3 Worst Work Spaces of All Time

As HVAC technicians, there’s really no limit to where you can be called out for maintenance or repair work, you can never guess the condition of your work space on a particular day. Today you may find a well-lit, organized, and spacious area, and tomorrow you may find a tiny dark room, full of clutter, and no space to work!

The latter may put you in some precarious positions that affect how you work and the equipment you work with. In this blog we will show you some of the worst work spaces we've seen and give tips for navigating situations like this! Read more now.

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5 Tips for Technicians Working Outside in Summer

5 Tips for Technicians Working Outside in Summer

If you've been waiting for good weather to do some work outside, summer is the perfect time. But with high temperatures come risks that can make working outside less than ideal.

Here are our best tips for how technicians can stay safe while working in the summer heat! Read more now.

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Spare Parts: 4 Practical Reasons You Should Be Proactive, Not Reactive

Spare Parts: 4 Practical Reasons You Should Be Proactive, Not Reactive

Whether proactive or reactive, the machine maintenance approach you take will determine your business’s efficiency and productivity. Proactive maintenance is key to having the essential systems and equipment in your organization working optimally. Having a well-organized spare parts inventory also ensures downtime is reduced by enabling fast repairs and replacements.

Learn 4 reasons why you should be proactive, not reactive when it comes to spare parts! Read more now.

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Pressure Switch 101: 3 Maintenance Tips to Help Prevent Explosions

Pressure Switch 101: 3 Maintenance Tips to Help Prevent Explosions

Learn how to save time and money, while prioritizing safety by having a maintenance plan for your pressure switch. These three pressure switch maintenance tips can help you reduce the risk of injury, reduce equipment damages, avoid failures, and more. Explore the different types of pressure switches and their preferred applications. Read more now.

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7 Proven Ways to Lower Cooling Costs

7 Proven Ways to Lower Cooling Costs

When the temperatures rise, usually, so do your electricity costs. In fact, cooling typically accounts for about 20% – 50% of an average home's energy usage and a significant chunk of most businesses' operational costs. Fortunately, there are ways to stay cool while saving money!

We’ve compiled this list of seven highly effective ways to lower your cooling costs and stay comfortable. Improve your air circulation, Cool your home or office effectively, and Improve the efficiency of your AC unit! Read more.

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7 Expert Tips for Winterizing Your Home

7 Expert Tips for Winterizing Your Home

Winter can be destructive. Snow build-up on the roof can cause your roof to collapse. Water in uninsulated pipes can freeze, causing the pipes to burst and flood your home. In addition, heat loss from a poorly sealed home can drive up your energy and heating bills. Thankfully, this is all easily preventable through winterization. That is, the process of preparing your home for the winter so it can take whatever Mother Nature dishes out without any damage.

Protect your house from damage and ensure a cozy winter indoors using these seven inexpensive and expert-approved tips to winterize your home. Learn seven simple and cost-effective tips for winterizing your home. Read more.

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Spa Heater Maintenance: 4 Practical Reasons You Should Hire a Pro

Spa Heater Maintenance: 4 Practical Reasons You Should Hire a Pro

Temperature fluctuation is just one of many problems with a poorly maintained spa heater. However, hiring a spa heater maintenance pro will ensure that your heater is in the best condition and doesn’t pose these kinds of risks to users. Like any other business investment, a spa heater needs special handling to last for a long time. When poorly maintained, your business will incur losses through damages and trying to replace the equipment.
 

Learn why you need to hire an expert to maintain your spa heater, how regularly maintaining a spa heater can save you money, and why balancing a hot tub’s water chemistry is essential for a long-lasting spa heater.

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HVAC Systems 101: 5 Surefire Ways to Keep Snakes & Rodents Out

HVAC Systems 101: 5 Surefire Ways to Keep Snakes & Rodents Out

HVAC systems, particularly condenser units installed outside your home, offer a conducive environment for snakes and rodents in both warm and cold temperatures. The unit’s interiors are dark and concealed just like rodents and snakes prefer, making it a perfect spot for their nesting place.

However, these unwanted guests often cause irreversible damage, not just to the HVAC system but also to your family’s overall health. Use these five reliable tips to keep them and other pests away!

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How Technicians Can Respond to Client Complaints

How Technicians Can Respond to Client Complaints

As a technician, your job takes you right before clients and their employees—constantly placing you on the frontline of the salvo from piqued customers. Learn how to equip yourself with essential customer service skills to help you maintain a professional composure, no matter how unsettled a client may become!

In this blog we will dive deep into the reasons why clients complain and explore the most professional ways a technician can handle it. Read more now.

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4 Job Interview Tips for Technicians

4 Job Interview Tips for Technicians

As the adage goes, failing to prepare is preparing to fail.

When it comes to job interviews, preparation is the watchword. There's no substitute for it.

Your competence in actual service delivery doesn’t count for much at this stage. After all, during the interview, you’ll lobby for a chance to demonstrate your skills, but that’s it.

For now, preparation is your only means of being accurate, relevant, confident, and impressive during an interview.

To help you achieve this, we’ve compiled these four job interview tips for technicians. Read more now!

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4 Reasons Why Tradespeople Should Take Care of Their Hands

4 Reasons Why Tradespeople Should Take Care of Their Hands

Did you know that nearly half of the non-fatal occupational injuries requiring days off work are related to hands?!

Some common superficial injuries to your hands include cuts, punctures, lacerations, and abrasions. More serious injuries can include crush injuries, fractures, and amputations.

Aside from inflicting pain, these injuries can have long-term implications on your career. While it’s clear that tradespeople need to take precautions to protect their hands, many don’t realize why or how to do it.

If you're among the majority of workers who don't take proper care of their hands, here are four reasons why you should start. Read more now.

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