Located in Goodhue County, Minnesota, on the western bank of the Mississippi River, the Red Wing Public School District is a model of energy efficiency in the educational sector. Over the last two decades, Red Wing has made a substantial commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainability – leveraging the latest and greatest building technologies to … Continue Reading
While heating season will hopefully come to a close soon, homes throughout the country are still using their humidifiers to combat winter dry air. Have you checked your whole home humidifier’s water panel this season? Humidifier water panels are an important component in the humidification process. Learn what they do and how to change your … Continue Reading
Johnson Controls Lowers Environmental Impact Just last month, HVAC manufacturer Johnson Controls, announced it’s moving one of its largest facilities to wind power, doing away with conventional electricity. Johnson Controls’ plant in Wichita, Kansas produces components for popular heating and cooling brands including: York Luxaire Coleman Champion With this switch, the plant will reduce its environmental … Continue Reading
This article explains why and how to measure air pressure in commercial buildings ensuring occupant comfort and building efficiency. Topics covered include: Air pressure and how it affects commercial buildings Effects of not managing building air pressure correctly How to control the air pressure Measuring pressure Calibration Installation advice and setpoints Air pressure is the … Continue Reading
Air Conditioning Installation FAQs Summer is approaching – is this the year you replace your home’s air conditioner? Before you do, read up on our frequently asked air conditioning questions. Our cooling system pros address homeowners’ common concerns when it comes to air conditioning installation. Know the answers ahead of time and you’ll know what … Continue Reading
VentCool Products Save on the cost of air conditioning by using VentCool™ Whole House Fans and VentCool™ Automated Free Cooling Systems. What is Free Cooling? Field Controls offers two types of free cooling systems: VentCool™ Whole House Fans and VentCool™ Automated Free Cooling Systems. A Free Cooling system replaces warm/stale inside air with cool/fresh outdoor air. This typically occurs during the … Continue Reading
A smart home is only as smart as you make it! With Honeywell’s latest smart room sensors extend the reach of your thermostat – beyond the hallway – and adapt to your life in real time to make your connected home truly a smart home. They effortlessly control temperature in any room when you’re home, and offer energy savings when you’re away!
Humidifier season is in full swing, and homes around the country are running their humidifiers regularly to combat winter’s dry air. During this period of heavy use, it’s important to properly care for your home’s humidifiers – both portable and whole home models. Use our easy to follow Humidifier Maintenance Checklist to keep your units in top shape this season!
If you need to replace your air conditioning system or your entire HVAC, should you consider getting a heat pump for AC? A heat pump can replace your air conditioner, and possibly you heating system as well. But it is important to make sure it is the right choice for you needs. A heat pump … Continue Reading
According to the United States Department of Energy, heating and cooling accounts for 56 percent of energy use in the typical home. While needs vary considerably across different types of commercial activities, estimates are that heating and cooling can be as much as 73 percent of the total energy use for commercial buildings. For both … Continue Reading