Articles by tag: HVAC

Greg Crumpton’s Entrepreneurial Journey in the HVAC Industry: From Tradesman to Skilled Trades Expert and Industry Leader

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Greg Crumpton, a Skilled Trades Expert with over four decades of experience, shares his comprehensive journey in the HVAC industry. This video is a narrative of Crumpton’s personal growth and a guiding light for anyone aspiring to make a mark in the skilled trades, particularly in HVAC. Crumpton’s story is a testament to the…

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From DJ to HVAC Digital Media Dynamo: Combining of Digital Media and Skilled Trades with Clifton Beck

Straight Outta Crumpton hosts Greg Crumpton and Gabrielle Bar delve into the evolving world of digital media skilled trades with Clifton Beck, Manager of Digital Media at the ESCO Institute. This episode offers a unique perspective on integrating digital media into traditional trades, highlighting the importance of adapting to technological advancements in the industry….

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From HVAC Beginnings to Strategic Leadership: Corey Brown’s Journey in Service Logic

In the latest episode of Straight Outta Crumpton, hosts Greg Crumpton and Gabby Bar sit down with Corey Brown, the VP of Business Development at Service Logic. Their candid conversation delves into Corey’s journey in the HVAC industry, from his early days at Piedmont Service Group to his current role catering to strategic accounts….

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The Evolution of HVAC: A Tactical Approach

Has the evolution of HVAC reached its zenith or is the industry on the brink of a groundbreaking revolution? In recent years, the HVAC industry has seen a transformative shift in technology and its community dynamics. With the rise of social media platforms, especially Instagram, HVAC professionals are finding new ways to connect, share…

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Stay Ahead of the Heat with a Proactive Approach to HVAC Maintenance

Without a proactive preventative HVAC maintenance strategy, a business could feel the heat if its AC system shuts down. Summer may be ending, but ask anyone lately, and they’ll likely say it feels like the heat will never end. Soaring temperatures had HVAC companies in Greater Cincinnati witness a surge in demand. Despite a…

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Aspiring HVAC Technicians Today Need Tech Skills As Much As Hands-On Abilities

Smart homes and intelligent building systems are not only reshaping how we interact with our environments, but are also fundamentally altering the skill set required to maintain them. Once upon a time, HVAC technicians were chiefly concerned with hands-on capabilities and a working knowledge of basic refrigeration cycles. Fast forward to today, the age…

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Keeping Things Cool with Crystal Air

HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) is one industry that finds new ways to innovate in the technology era. The advent of new technologies, such as Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) and Variable Refrigerant Volume (VRV), are evolving the way spaces are heated and cooled. But what does this mean for those working in the…

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Inflation Reduction Act Can Impact Company Investments
June 19, 2024

Recent months have shown that the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is a hot topic in the energy industry, sparking extensive discussions about its implications and opportunities. As businesses and organizations seek to join the renewable energy movement, understanding the nuances of the IRA is crucial.  A recent study highlighted that renewable energy investments are…

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Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is Helping Push a New Era for Renewable Energy
June 19, 2024

The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is making some big waves in the energy sector, aiming to transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy. As inflation concerns and geopolitical tensions rise, the IRA promises to reshape the energy landscape in the United States. With substantial incentives for clean energy technologies, the stakes are high for…

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Rob Salafia on the Role of Executive Presence and Storytelling to Boost Leadership Impact
June 19, 2024

As the healthcare industry navigates unprecedented challenges and transformations, the demand for authentic and effective leadership has never been higher. Leaders are grappling with the need to foster trust, drive innovation, and maintain morale in an environment marked by rapid change and high stakes. Research from Harvard Business Review indicates that authentic leadership not…

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New Arrival: Shure Wireless Push-to-Talk Systems at Rentex!
June 19, 2024

Rentex has just received more Shure Microflex MXCW Wireless Push-to-Talk Digital Conference Systems. Each system has been labeled, quality checked, and scanned into our inventory, ready for your next event. These systems offer automatic interference detection, robust encryption, and support for up to 125 participants, ensuring reliable and secure communication. Explore all our conference solutions…

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HVAC Evolution: Upgrading The Building Management Industry Through Innovation
July 5, 2023

In an era where the Internet of Things and smart technology have revolutionized almost every aspect of life, the building management industry is not left behind. This new wave of innovation is rapidly transforming the HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) sector, ensuring increased efficiency, sustainability, and comfort. According to a report by Research and…

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What Is Ventilation and Why Does It Matter?
June 29, 2023

In recent times, there has been a pushback to implementing high ventilation rates because of the associated energy penalties. Indeed, this point was hammered home during the oil embargo days in the late 1970s when energy prices skyrocketed. At that time, according to the National Institute of Health (NIH), the industry went from 20-30…

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HVAC Sustainability Rises in Priority as Industry Sees Increasing Changes Expected to Shape its Future
June 28, 2023

HVAC sustainability has moved steadfast to the forefront of the HVAC industry. The trend of renewable and efficient energy solutions is reshaping our global industrial landscapes, and the HVAC industry is no exception. Technology innovations and sustainability practices have become integral to this industry’s future. The stakes are high as HVAC systems are instrumental…

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An Insider’s Perspective on Navigating a Successful HVAC Business
June 21, 2023

Managing a successful HVAC business in this era of rapid technological advancement and increasing consumer demand for energy efficiency requires passion and know-how. The HVAC systems market growth projections are trending towards $234.9 billion by 2030, so this sector has plenty of opportunity. However, running a successful HVAC business is complex, requiring a deep…

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Denny Baumgart Created a Legacy in the HVAC Industry and So Can You
May 18, 2023

The ever-evolving HVAC industry calls for constant learning, with its hands-on nature often attracting those who love solving practical problems. Denny Baumgart, VP of Technical Services for Airtight Facilitech, is a lifelong learner and has pushed himself to grow his skills in the HVAC industry. Baumgart chose the heat and air conditioning path over…

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Looking for a Secure Future in an Unpredictable Economy? Become an HVAC Technician
May 3, 2023

Jonathan Bivens is an HVAC technician at Air Texas Mechanical. He bounced around after high school, trying to find a career that would provide for his family. Thanks to persistent reminders from his uncle, he found out about the possibilities in the field of HVAC. “I have listened to him ever since!” he says….

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Straight Outta Crumpton: The Changing Landscape of Skill Trades
May 3, 2023

The job market is an interesting and everchanging landscape, one where the value of professions fluctuates regularly. In the area of skill trades, older generations are now seeing younger generations finding a strong interest in this vast and vital field. At the same time, the way this specific field looks has been changing for some…

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HVAC Services: Heroes of the 21st Century Keep Our Homes and Businesses Running
March 22, 2023

HVAC services are essential. Some might say they are recession and pandemic-proof. No matter the situation, businesses rely on the solutions they provide to keep their facilities up and running. Still, like many skilled professions today, recruiting people into the industry is a challenge, and it is critical to find new talent to keep the…

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How Companies Can Benefit from Working with Volta Insite
March 15, 2023

Driving Technology Solutions for a more sustainable future doesn’t happen in a bubble. Commercial HVAC Service providers like Service Logic rely on close relationships to improve what they do and vice versa. One partnership Service Logic values is the one they have with Volta Energy.  Volta Knowledge host Tyler Kern wanted to learn more…

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