Regulations and trends on decarbonization and electrification dominated many of the answers we received for our 2023 Water Heater Report. “Electrification is surely gaining attention and momentum as efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emission and efforts in climate change takes
We’ve rebooted our Millennials on the Move series to Generation PHCP, spotlighting those aged 40 and under who are making a mark in plumbing, heating, cooling and piping. Join us as we celebrate 12 exemplary individuals for preparing the PHCP community for the future.
A significant contributor to the improved energy efficiency at WGAL happened because of the boiler replacement.
November 3, 2023
At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, WGAL went on with its renovation plan to upgrade the HVAC systems and modernize the facility. Moore Engineering and mechanical contractor CMC collaborated to increase the efficiency of the heating, air and IAQ systems.
Tax incentives and rebates can bring down the initial cost, and the technology reduces greenhouse emissions.
November 3, 2023
More homeowners are considering heat pump water heaters to lower energy costs and reduce greenhouse emissions. Read on to see how this Massachusetts home renovation used the technology to deliver consistent hot water while offering long-term savings on energy bills.
As industry technology evolves and running a home services business becomes more complex, business owners and their teams must get the right training to foster growth and innovation. Business training/coaching provider celebrates its 25 years of helping industry entrepreneurs and their businesses thrive.
Your training investment in your technicians will result in positive benefits beyond the financial impact. Trained techs exude confidence, impressing customers with their expertise — leading to fewer callbacks. Service managers can focus on their roles instead of being constant technical advisors, meaning increased job efficiency.
It’s perfectly normal to be nervous for your first few media interviews. It’s a new experience, and you want to make a good impression. However, don’t forget that you are the expert, not the reporter. Heather Ripley provides some preparation tips for a print or TV interview.
Weather and climate disasters with losses exceeding $1 billion have gutted the property insurance industry over the last four years, as well as business owners and homeowners. Max Rohr explains that some people and businesses are losing their insurance or having their premiums increased. How can the PHCP industry help?
Forthright conversations about upgrades, building maintenance plans and effective risk management will set customers up for success.
November 3, 2023
Building managers must balance efficiency with occupant comfort while factoring in effective risk management. AI systems can offer predictive and preventive maintenance; it’s in the predicting that huge savings opportunities are unveiled for the customer.
When discussing how to add quality workers to your plumbing and heating business, look outside those trades. Tom Soukup says to start with people with the right attitude and mindset, which is crucial to the home services business; the technical side can be taught.
The federal government released details on accompanying IRA measures relating to consumer and business incentives to support building electrification. The details indicate to construction professionals that incentives are significant for the long-term commitment to decarbonize our economy.