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Talking to Your Customers about HVAC Unit Replacement Cost

As businesses, schools, government agencies and other operations seek to reopen after shutdowns, commercial property owners are starting to consider how impacts the spread of viral diseases.1 Experts suggest that high-performing HVAC units can help mitigate the spread of viruses in confined spaces.1 This point is made by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Centers […]

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5 On-the-Job Apps for HVAC Technicians

You may have heard that phrase “There’s an app for that!” Well, the HVAC industry is no exception. In fact, there are plenty of HVAC apps to help with different parts of your job.1-9 Below you can see 5 apps that most in the HVAC industry could benefit from—whether you’re a future tech still in […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Curtis Ambrose

Curtis, 55, graduated the nine-month Electro-Mechanical Technologies (EMT) program at RSI in 2016. Curtis is a member of the Navajo Nation tribe and is originally from a small community called Wide Ruin, Arizona, north east of Holbrook. Today Curtis resides and works for himself in Kayenta, Arizona. Thanks for sharing your story, Curtis. What brought […]

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What Is the Best Way to Become an Electrician?

Like most career paths, becoming an electrician can require a certain degree of training and experience. While there is no one-size-fits-all solution, you can certainly weigh your options and decide which electrician career path is best for you. Keep reading for a look at the steps commonly taken to become an electrician. Electrician Career Path […]

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What Electrical Knowledge and Skills Do HVAC Technicians Need?

An HVAC technician may be tasked with installing HVAC electrical components and wiring as a part of his or her job duties. While some HVAC techs decide to specialize in one or more areas, such as radiant heating or solar panels, electricity is a common factor across the entire field of HVAC. So, many HVAC […]

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