Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions, HVAC on Air Podcast. Lindsay has worked in the HVAC industry for 9+ years and is the original creator of the HVAC on Air podcast series. Her goals with this series include providing helpful industry information to both homeowners and contractors as well as connecting listeners to industry experts to hear their take on the latest trends, new regulations and anything HVAC related.
In this episode, we discuss the importance of and how to perform preventive maintenance. John and James share their knowledge on the best practices and the do’s and don’ts for performing preventive maintenance.
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Today’s discussion is all based around new refrigerants and new codes. We answer the question regarding what ASHRAE 34 and 15 is and what the new standard is. We also discuss how the adoption of new codes and standards can vary from state to state and how it can affect your business.
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In this episode, we will be going through the EPA’s SNAP Rules, what they mean and how they affect the industry, specifically technicians. We also discuss the history of these SNAP rules and the effects that they have on HFCs.
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In this episode we answer the question of the week from the previous episode, “Does a residential AC scroll need a hard start kit?” John & James answer this by walking through different scenarios in which you would and would not need a hard start kit for your system.
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Today we answer the question, “Why are HFC’s not a good permanent solution?” We also discuss the greenhouse effects and how ozone-depleting gasses such as HFC’s are related to this. In addition, we explore the proliferation of refrigeration around the globe and the Kigali phase down and how it works.
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