Prudhom Heat and Air Conditioning of Oklahoma City, OK opened their doors for service in 2003, starting from their home garage with one truck and growing to today’s 5000 sq. ft. building with a fleet of trucks. Prudhom Heat and Air is a family owned and operated business, owned by Ernie, Dustin, and Chris Prudhom. As a Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer, they strive for excellence in every aspect of their business.
At CE, we are dedicated to providing the best service to HVAC contractors across the country, and we do this in a variety of ways. Recently, our South Texas team hosted an incredible recruiting event at Karbach Brewing Company, and they have another event, a crawfish boil, coming up shortly. We love to hear about how our CE team in South Texas is committed to their customers, and we wanted to let you know about the amazing events they put on. Perhaps it can inspire you to start planning one for your own customers.
We recently sat down with Scott’s Heating & Air Conditioning, a Bryant Factory Authorized Dealer. We are thrilled to hear that our digital initiatives are having a positive impact on their business, helping them to save time, increase accuracy, and become even more organized!
As an HVAC contractor, you know how hard it can be to convince your customers to upgrade their HVAC equipment to more energy efficient models. You know how amazing these products are not only for saving money, but also for how they impact the environment. Getting customers to commit to the upfront costs can be challenging, though. Here is a look at just how much energy efficient equipment can save your customers, as well as additional benefits you can point out to help them make the change. Read more
VRF, or variable refrigerant flow, is one of the greatest and latest technologies to happen to the HVAC industry. With VRF, multiple indoor fan coils can be connected to one outdoor unit, and each one can be controlled independently. By strategically controlling the amount of refrigerant that is used throughout these indoor zones, several benefits can be achieved: Read more
When your customers are in the market for a new water heater, they essentially have two options: a traditional water heater that connects to electricity or gas, or a tankless water heater. While both pieces of HVAC equipment have the same ultimate function, they do not work the same way. Here is a closer look at the differences between the two so you can help your customers decide which one will work best for their needs. Read more
It is commonly believed that duct sealing is only beneficial if the leak occurs in an unconditioned space, such as an attic or basement. However, the Comfort Institute, in partnership with the Greater Cincinnati Energy Alliance (GCEA), released updated findings that prove otherwise. Rob McCracken, GCEA’s director of operations, reports that after initial data has been collected, they can say with confidence that duct sealing in conditioned spaces is equally important. Read more
Parkersburg Correctional Center in West Virginia was faced with a unique challenge: they needed to convert a hotel into a minimum-security correctional facility. Housing approximately 130 male offenders, there were many different areas that needed to be heated and cooled, yet the inmates could not have access to any controls, so the PTAC units traditionally used in hotels would not suffice. Additionally, due to the construction requirements, the new system had to be able to fit within the existing framework. Read more
Fagnan’s Furnace Service (EST. 1971) of Calgary, AB has been a CE Canada customer for over 20 Years. Always looking for way to make their business run more efficiently, Fagnan’s Furnace Service has integrated the CE website into their ordering process. In 2017, our customer has completed 86% of their orders online and are projecting for 98% in 2018.
Fairfax County is home to one of the largest school systems in Northern Virginia, and they are always on the lookout for new technologies to improve the energy efficiency of the schools while making them more comfortable for the students and teachers. One elementary school in the Fairfax County school district is Forestville Elementary, and since it was originally built in 1980, it was well overdue for an upgrade. Read more