IAQ and IEQ are similar terms with related ideas. Both involve how we live and feel in indoor environments, but IAQ is actually just one component of IEQ. This article will summarize the difference between the two and how they relate to your HVAC system.
According to The US Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, commercial buildings utilize 35 percent of the electricity used in the U.S. Improving how we use energy in a building starts with a system that collects, monitors, and responds to important data points, allowing us to make positive changes. When designing an HVAC system for your commercial building, you should ask yourself a few questions to ensure the system will meet the building's needs.
Jim Young, HVAC & Oil veteran of 50 years, has joined ECI Comfort to strengthen the commercial division at the Langhorne location. ECI has always done commercial work, but we plan to take a deeper dive and expand our expertise with Jim’s extensive knowledge.
Annual tune-ups for your boiler or furnace can save you time, money, and save the life of your unit! Heater tune-ups are the number one way to stay ahead of mother nature when cold weather hits, ensuring your system is working properly and running at peak efficiency. Learn how a heater tune-up can lengthen the lifespan of your unit and other benefits.
In the past couple years, weather has been unpredictable. Heavy snow in Texas, increasing occurrences of tornadoes and hurricanes on the East Coast, and harsh flooding have been the root of many power outages. After a record-setting 2019, power outages proved to be even worse in 2020. With abnormal weather patterns becoming an increasing concern, many homeowners are looking for alternative home power sources, none more popular than Generac generators. Although, be prepared to wait for your backup power as order volume has put another product on backorder.
HVAC contractors all over the country are struggling trying to maintain inventory with the recent influx of AC repair calls and installations. Production issues stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic continue to limit supply while demand is at an all time high. Importing logistics and faulty parts continue to be pressing issues when obtaining parts for repairs and installation.