mini split installation

Considering the indoor and outdoor possibilities when deciding the location of a mini split installation ensures the system functions effectively. Choosing a proper location will optimize the system’s performance. Indoor and outdoor factors such as building structure, trees, weather, pets, pests, and environmental conditions are important to consider. Coastal areas, for example, need to meet […]

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hvac maintenance

Regular HVAC maintenance is crucial for ensuring the longevity and efficiency of any heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems. Regular and proper maintenance helps avoid expensive repairs, prolongs HVAC system life, and keeps indoor comfort levels optimal. An essential aspect of HVAC maintenance is changing the air filters regularly. Clogged or dirty filters can restrict […]

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stand for air conditioner

Stands for air conditioners and brackets are used to support, position, or improve an outdoor unit. They can improve system performance by lifting the outdoor unit off the ground. This keeps the unit away from dirt, grass clippings, snow, and pets. Additionally, they provide support for the unit. Placing the unit on a stand or bracket […]

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The 2024 International Code book is out and there are some changes. This article discusses changes in protecting refrigerant piping/lineset and how Inaba Denko America can assist with this. “Refrigerant piping shall be protected by locating it within the building elements or within protective enclosures.” as stated in Section 1109.2.2 of the International Mechanical Code book. […]

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Time-Saving Residential Solutions; Mini-Split Accessories Mini-split accessories are solutions that helps save time on an HVAC installation. Saving time is crucial for reducing costs and increasing efficiency. Utilizing time-saving residential solutions can greatly benefit the installation process. Flexible solutions that allow for a proper install are necessary to help save time and money. Here are […]

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HVAC Excellence

Kerry McIntyre Presents at HVAC Excellence 2024 Tuesday, March 26 from 10:30 AM until 11:45 AM, Sonoma D Attending HVAC Excellence 2024 in Las Vegas? Be sure to attend the session Global HVAC Installation Insights: From Failures to Excellence presented by Kerry McIntyre for valuable insights on the HVAC industry. Explore the world of HVAC installations […]

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vertical pipe support

Why is pipe support needed? Pipe support is essential for several reasons. It helps prevent excessive stress and strain on the pipes. Pipe support also helps maintain the alignment and position of the piping. Finally, it helps with thermal expansion, which is important in a HVAC system. Excessive stress on the pipes can lead to […]

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Mini Split System

How does mini-split heat pump systems and standard heat pump systems compare? In this post we will cover the differences in installation, energy efficiency and flexibility to understand why mini splits are popular for home heating and cooling. Mini Split Heat Pumps. Installation: One of the main advantages of mini-split systems is their flexibility. You […]

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Slimduct

In December 2023, Kerry McIntyre spoke with ACHR News at HARDI 2023 in Phoenix, Arizona. They discussed the HVAC industry trends and innovative solutions such as Slimduct. Using the proper products for installation saves time, and money, and prevents callbacks. Kerry McIntyre has over 40 years of experience in the trades. In this interview, he […]

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A refrigerant pipe hanger is an essential component in HVAC projects. In this article, we will explore the importance of piping hangers and their applications. Pipe hangers suspend pipes from a ceiling or overhead structure, providing support that prevents sagging or movement caused by thermal changes or vibrations. They vary in shapes and sizes, depending […]

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