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

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Green HVAC Technology: 9 Reasons to Switch Now

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

Tip of the Week: Key Points HVAC Contractors Need To Know About Smart Thermostats

Smart thermostats are taking over the market and they are predicted to surpass standard digital models by 2020. To fully take advantage of this market change, contractors must be able to bring homeowners & business owners the best and most effective solution for their situation. Here are a few key points that every contractor should know … Continue Reading

Product Preview: Wireless Relays by Functional Devices

Did you know that Functional Devices is a member of the EnOcean Alliance? For those who do not know, the EnOcean Alliance is the only energy harvesting wireless standard. This alliance is dedicated to automation solutions for sustainable buildings that use energy harvesting wireless technology. They are also dedicated to making buildings more energy efficient, more … Continue Reading

Energy Efficiency: Programmable Thermostat Tips For The Summer

Summer is here and if you have not already done so, now is the time to set your programmable thermostat to your summer temperature cooling schedule. Pre-setting your setback times will allow your thermostat to effortlessly adjust the temperature in your home as needed all summer long. For those who do not have a programmable thermostat, upgrading … Continue Reading

Tip Of The Week: What To Do With Old Mercury Thermostats

Today’s thermostats come in all shapes, sizes, functions and options making the idea of upgrading a system easier than you may think. There is truly a thermostat that will fit all your needs but what do you do with the old mercury thermostat once you have found the perfect replacement? One word, recycle. Did you … Continue Reading

New Technology: Honeywell’s UWP Mounting System

One Wall Mount for Every T Series Thermostat The Honeywell T Series, a family of non-connected and Wi-Fi connected thermostats, has one thing in common (aside from good looks) a single standard wall mount. This means once you know how to wire and install one T Series thermostat, you can wire and install them all. … Continue Reading

New Technology: Honeywell tops the Forbes List with the T Series thermostat

Fortune Magazine just released their list of Worlds Most Admired Companies for 2017 and who was the top of the Electronics Industry section? No other than Honeywell. Honeywell has actually received this title for the last 11 years on the Electronics Industry list. Here is the full 2017 industry line up: 1. Honeywell International 2. Samsung … Continue Reading