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Managing HVAC Maintenance Costs: A Guide for Facilities Managers

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Are HVAC maintenance costs breaking your facilities budget?

For commercial facilities, your operations and maintenance budget must accommodate both planned and unplanned expenses. When it comes to your HVAC systems, does it seem like the unplanned expenses are getting out of control? That can include emergency repairs and having to replace failed equipment that you thought would last longer.

The good news is, there is a simple and effective way to control those unexpected HVAC maintenance costs: with proactive planning and regular preventative maintenance.

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Preventive Maintenance Agreements

Schools: Save Money with Preventative Maintenance for HVAC

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Let’s be honest: Preventive maintenance for HVAC is probably not the first thing you think of when it comes to your school budget. But as long as there is no such thing as “extra” money in that budget, getting an HVAC preventive maintenance contract really should be on your to-do list.

Making sure your HVAC system is always reliable, effective and energy efficient cuts costs in the long run. And, it also helps to create a more comfortable and safe environment for learning. Let’s take a closer look why preventive maintenance for HVAC is such a smart idea.

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Preventative HVAC Maintenance Contracts for Faith-based Organizations

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When it comes to preventative HVAC maintenance, vendors tend to talk about “commercial” or “residential” service as though that’s the only type of customer out there. What about other types of organizations and spaces that need reliable heating and air conditioning? As a church, synagogue, temple or other faith-based organization, where do you fit in?

Your HVAC system needs to be reliable, effective and energy efficient, just like a home or a business. But you may have different priorities and requirements that need to be built into your agreement. Here’s how to get exactly what you want and need from your preventative HVAC maintenance contract.

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Commercial Air Conditioning, Commercial HVAC, Preventive Maintenance Agreements

Commercial HVAC Service Contracts: 10 Reasons They Work for Retail

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Your customers are the lifeblood of your business. You cannot underestimate the importance of giving them a comfortable shopping experience. How do you provide them with an appealing buying atmosphere?

One way to keep your customers coming back is to make sure your shop’s temperature and ventilation are right all year round. There is no better way to keep your HVAC system working well than to learn about commercial HVAC service contracts and invest in one that is right for your business.

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Healthcare HVAC: Quality Maintenance Reduces Risks

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For healthcare facility owners and managers, the tragic events in Florida following Hurricane Irma served as a shocking reminder: healthcare HVAC is a critical component to the health and welfare of your patients.

Let’s take a look at the symptoms of a poorly functioning healthcare HVAC system. Then we’ll discuss what you can do to prevent and fix healthcare HVAC systems at hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, physical therapy and wellness centers.

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10 Ways to Improve Air Flow in Your Stuffy Office

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Improve Air Flow to Improve Comfort

Do you sometimes look for an excuse to escape from your office just because you feel like you can’t breathe in there? You may have noticed other employees doing the same thing: going outside for a cigarette even if they don’t smoke, volunteering to make a Starbucks run, taking long lunches and skipping out early.

It doesn’t take long for the stuffy air in your office to sabotage your business by seriously reducing productivity.

That oppressive feeling often results from air flow problems with your air conditioning system. Read on for some simple tips that will improve air flow and the comfort of your space, and get people back to business.

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Commercial Air Conditioning, Commercial HVAC, Commercial Installations

Get a Big Tax Break When You Replace an R22 Air Conditioner in 2018

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Owners of commercial air conditioning systems: listen up! If your system has been giving you trouble, you may be thinking: should I replace my R22 air conditioner before the hot weather gets here? If so, we have good news for you.

Thanks to the new tax laws, you can now get a big tax break when you install a new HVAC system. Typical savings can be at least $5000! Or much more for a large system. That can really help offset the cost to replace your R22 air conditioner.

Keep reading to learn how that works.

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