Toshiba Carrier VRF system

Case Study for Albert Einstein School: Ductless VRF

The Toshiba Carrier VRF system is ideal for educational facilities thanks to its efficiency and its ability to supply varying temperatures in different spaces. The entire ductless VRF system is also controllable from one location and requires very little maintenance. So when the Albert Einstein Academy in San Diego, California, wanted to convert an abandoned nursing home into a top-notch educational facility, they turned to the power of the Toshiba Carrier VRF. Read more

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D.R. Horton Gets an Efficiency Upgrade at Their New Arlington Office

In 2015, D.R. Horton announced their plans to move to a larger home office in Arlington, Texas. Now, the country’s largest homebuilder is only a few months away from opening the doors. With this project, D.R. Horton set out to build a huge, highly efficient space that would give their corporate staff a comfortable environment that evokes productivity. They partnered with a top engineer and contractor to design and install an extremely energy-efficient HVAC system utilizing Toshiba Carrier VRF systems, and their team of 500 employees is sure to be impressed with the outcome. Read more

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Carrier Wins Big at AHR Expo in Las Vegas

From January 30 to February 1, 2017, the AHR Expo took place in Las Vegas. We attended as representatives of Carrier, and the event was an astounding success. The International Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigerating Exposition is known in the industry as the HVACR event to attend, and it has been taking place annually for 85 years. HVAC professionals representing every single state in the USA, as well as 150 countries, gather to trade ideas, show off new technologies, and garner new business. This year was the biggest AHR Expo yet, with over 2,000 exhibits covering over 50,000 square feet, and nearly 70,000 people in attendance. Read more

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Carrier Cor and Apple HomeKit Now Compatible

The mission behind the Carrier Cor is to be the most versatile, simple to operate, effective smart thermostat on the market. So when Apple announced its release of Apple HomeKit, Carrier got to work making sure their thermostat would interact with it flawlessly. With Apple and Carrier combined, homeowners can effortlessly manage their home’s climate like never before. Read more

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Check out the New Features on our HVAC Mobile App

When you are on a job site, time is of the essence. You don’t have time to head back to the office to find information for your customers. You need to give them the answers they are looking for immediately. With our HVAC mobile app—aptly named the HVAC Contractor Assist—you can. Built to make your life a whole lot easier, our HVAC app is sure to become your new favorite tool in your tool belt. Here is a look at the upgraded features and enhancements that we have integrated into our app for HVAC contractors. Read more

refrigerant recovery

Refrigerant Recovery: What You Need to Know

As a key player in the HVAC industry, it is no surprise to you that refrigerant recovery is an important part of your job. R22, the most common refrigerant used in stationary air conditioners, is damaging to the ozone, and if you don’t dispose of it correctly, you could face hefty fines. Here is a closer look at the reasons behind the strict laws regarding refrigerant recovery, as well as a rundown of how CE can help. Read more

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Ensure Your Client’s Safety Before Installing Smart HVAC Thermostats

Internet-connected HVAC thermostats are becoming a popular request, which means they are also becoming a common target for hackers. Luckily, the thermostat manufacturers understand this, and they continue to take safety measures to protect the personal information stored within these connected thermostats. As a contractor, it is your job and due diligence to install smart HVAC thermostats that make cybersecurity a priority. Here are the data safety measures to look for: Read more

Congratulations GAME TIME GIVEAWAY WINNERS!

Pictured (L to R):
Simon Butlin, Del-Air Purchasing Manager
Richard Fortin, Del-Air Senior Vice President Operations
Bret Dorion, CE – Del-Air’s Account Manager

Congratulations to our Game Time Giveaway GRAND PRIZE WINNER, Del-Air Heating & Air Conditioning of Florida!

CE’s Game Time Giveaway ran the entire month of October, 2016, where all orders placed online were entered into a drawing to win a grand prize – a 60 inch 4K UHD Television, just in time for the holiday season.

Del-Air’s continued commitment to using our technology – including shopping online – paid off. Not only do they benefit from the increased efficiency and time savings offered by our online tools, but they’re now enjoying this season’s sporting events in style!

Runner-up prizes were awarded to 9 winners representing each of the CE North America regions. Each of these randomly selected winners won a $25 gift card to Dick’s Sporting Goods or Sport Chek:

Dunco Mechanical Ltd, Canada
Bismark Heating & Air Conditioning, Comfort Products
Bayside Electric Supply, Homans
Maryland Heating & Air, Mid Atlantic
Billy Rogers Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning, Mid-South
Danisi Energy Company Inc, Northeast
Conway Air Conditioning, South East
Sunwave Air Conditioning, South Texas
City Wide Mechanical, South Central

Congratulations to all of our winners!  Stay tuned for our next sweepstakes, coming this spring.