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September 25, 2019

New LeakSmart Protect Available Now at Ferguson

The new Protect by LeakSmart offers complete home water protection, automatic 5 second shut-off, true 24/7 protection and advanced water flow analytics. Complete home water protection Monitor and control your homes water activity from in-wall leaks to appliance level leaks when paired with strategically placed LeakSmart sensors at high risk appliances. True 24/7™ leak protection […]

September 3, 2019

Google and Nest Have Merged: Here’s What You Should Know

Nest and the Google smart home team have been working together since last year and they recently announced a merge to a single brand, aptly named Google Nest. All the smart home gadgets will now be a part of Google Nest including smart displays, smart speakers, Chromecast streamers, Google Wi-Fi products, thermostats and cameras. There […]

September 3, 2019

Ecobee Training Videos

Ecobee has created a series of videos to outline the features, benefits and installation of the new SmartThermostat Pro. A five minute video outlines the features and benefits of the SmartThermostat Pro with voice control. Watch it here. To see how to install the SmartThermostat Pro with voice control on a forced air system click […]

July 26, 2019

Protecting HVAC Systems With The MARS Surge Protective Device

Find out why installing a MARS surge protective device is essential to protecting your customer’s HVAC system from threats they may not even be aware of. Everyday household appliances such as a dehumidifier, microwave or garbage disposal cause voltage spikes that are absorbed by other appliances like the HVAC system. Over time, these spikes damage […]

July 16, 2019

Qualities of a Contractor

If you have been in the industry long enough, you have learned that being an HVAC contractor takes hard work both physically and mentally. Not only are working faithfully in extreme weather conditions and tight crawlspaces, you must come face to face with difficult customers on a regular basis. The ACHR News has taken the […]