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Why Invest in a new Building Automation System?

As owners continue to see pressure on rental prices, automating building and energy systems is emerging as a productive means to increase profitability.  By investing in these systems, facility owners are locking in profitability gains by reducing energy use, staff and waste.  There are a few reasons why automated tools achieve these goals. Efficiency Improvement […]

What Energy Star Will Do for Your Bottom Line

The Environmental Protection Agency awards the Energy Star certification to energy-efficient commercial buildings. You have probably seen the signs and stickers on doors and walls of the companies that meet the standards. Why do companies work to get the blue Energy Star? The reasons are varied, but a majority of them report increased revenues and value […]

What is Underfloor Technology?

Most buildings utilize ceiling-based air distribution systems to keep the building comfortable and air floor pumping.  However, this has come under question as the benefits of Underfloor Air Distribution (UFAD) become more widely understood.  Underfloor technology may be more efficient, less costly and serve the building tenants better. For that reason, it is gaining popularity. Underfloor […]

ClimateCraft’s Unique Applications

Each ClimateCraft product is designed to increase efficiency, maximize profits, and provide a solution to any customers’ unique need. Below is a list of ClimateCraft products and how they can be applied in a variety of diverse applications. ACCESS When retrofit is required and space is limited in the mechanical room, ACCESS  air handling units are […]

Tips for Energy Savings on your HVAC Systems

Heating and cooling accounts for up to 29 percent of an average building’s monthly operating budget. Saving even a little money each month on your gas and/or electric bill can make a big difference to your bottom line. Fortunately, there are several easy and inexpensive things you can do that will make a big impact […]

ClimateCraft Products Features and Benefits

Why is ClimateCraft the right selection for building owners in all industries? ClimateCraft offers premium air handling units (AHU’s) with a unique removable panel design and full thermal break construction. But, what how does ClimateCraft stand out from other air handling unit manufacturers? Its value is in the innovative construction methods and materials that ensure at […]

What is an Energy Recovery Ventilator?

HVAC systems operate by taking air from the outdoors, conditioning it (heating, cooling humidifying/dehumidifying) and blowing it indoors. Pretty simple and straight forward in concept, but potentially expensive depending on where you live and the time of year. One of the issues with the basic design is that all the incoming air needs to be […]

What is a Water Source Heat Pump?

A heat pump lives up to its namesake by pumping hot outside air into the home during the winter, and pumping cold outside air into the home during the summer. It’s often preferred in climates with year-round warm weather over conventional air conditioning systems because of its energy-saving benefits. But there are many different types […]