What you should tell your customers about their equipment. In the aftermath of Sandy, many of your customers may not understand the vital need to replace flood-damaged air conditioning, heating and refrigeration equipment. From their point of view, their A/C, furnace or refrigeration system has dried out and appears to be fully operational. However, this is not the case.
This way forward to the 32nd ABCO Expo, the HVAC/R trade show that thousands of contractors and hundreds of vendors look forward to each year—and for good reason.This year’s Expo will be bigger and better than ever with nearly 200 vendor tables, over 4,000 contractors and cool giveaways you can use every day. New friends will be made, and friends who haven’t seen each other since last year’s Expo will be reunited to catch up, trade ideas and discover what’s new.
One of the biggest challenges facing any business is knowing what’s next. Finding a reliable source of valuable information can be tough, but ABCO University offers the most comprehensive HVAC/R education program in the industry. Stop by your ABCO branch today and pick up the Fall 2012 Course Catalog or register online now.
Here’s what you need to know. For contractors looking for opportunities, The Department of Energy’s recent ruling on furnace efficiency standards has created a unique sales opportunity. As of May 1, 2013, all new non-weatherized furnace installations in the Northern United states (states with greater than or equal to 5,000 degree days) will be required to have at least a 90% AFUE rating.
On Friday, June 15th, more than 1,000 members and friends of ACCA (Air Conditioning Contractors of America) came together at Citi Field. “Night at the Mets” was a night to remember, not just because there were 470 people from ABCO in the stands, but because it was a wonderful bonding opportunity for ABCO and our valued customers.
It happens every year. The temperature goes up, the air conditioning goes on, and homeowners all across the country are greeted by the sound of broken, clanking cooling units. Sure, they could have called you for their regular maintenance, but they just, you know, put it off. And can you get there today? Like, right now? It’s 97 degrees outside!
It’s that time of year again, and ABCO’s ready to help you gear up for the Summer cooling season with great solutions and profitable ideas to help your business not only stay afloat, but thrive. The Summer of 2012 presents a number of unique challenges and opportunities for the HVAC/R industry. Whatever the situation, you can count on ABCO’s deep inventory, unparalleled support, and extensive delivery capability to help your business succeed.
The start of the cooling season begins when you open your copy of the HVAC industry’s most comprehensive array of residential solutions. Once again, ABCO engineers have put their best thinking into assembling hundreds of the smartest packages with great savings on the systems you need, ranging from the most affordable to Ultra Performance and Comfort Systems.
We can take you to the next level with Luxaire and MakeAWish. Luxaire has now joined the upper tier of premium HVAC equipment in the Northeast US. How were we able to accomplish this?
As you know, the recent proposal from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has had a dramatic effect on R-22 products. All manufacturers have announced substantial price increases. In response, ABCO has no choice but to…