HPAC Magazine

Forced Air

January 13, 2021  

The Troubles I Have Seen

Sharp eyesight, an inquisitive mind and deductive reasoning are all required when solving HVAC problems.

December 16, 2020  

RectorSeal acquires TRUaire

A California-based manufacturer of grilles, registers, and diffusers for the residential and commercial HVAC market, TRUaire becomes the largest brand in the RectorSeal family.

December 15, 2020  

Johnson Controls offering remote and virtual reality training at Ducted Systems Academy

While COVID-19 has disrupted live hands-on courses, the Oklahoma-based Academy is bringing commercial and residential HVAC labs to the industry through LabStreaming, using Microsoft Teams to collaborate.

October 28, 2020  

Addressing Temporary Construction Heat

The headline of an online article dated July 18,

October 23, 2020  

SMACNA launches system air leakage test standard

The 96-page standard is a resource for leakage testing of any portion of, and up to, the entire forced air system.

August 4, 2020  

Lighting industry joins forces to offer UV-C light safety guidance

While UV-C has proven to have the germicidal benefits, including killing bacteria and inactivating viruses, uncontained UV-C exposure that is strong enough to kill germs is a risk to people, pets and plants.

March 9, 2020  

UPDATED: CMPX 2020 Product Spotlight

The Canadian Mechanical and Plumbing Exposition (CMPX) was scheduled

February 11, 2020  

Residential HVAC warranties: Where is the value?

It’s important to understand manufacturer warranties and be able to identify how you can provide additional value to customers.

December 23, 2019  

Thermostatic expansion valve troubleshooting

Often misdiagnosed, take a system-wide approach when searching for root cause problems with AC and heat pump systems.

December 11, 2019  

Top five new residential gas furnace tests

“We owe it to our customers and to the environment to be sure that newly installed gas appliances will operate at peak efficiency.”

November 26, 2019  

AHR Expo announces 2020 Innovation Award winners

AHR Expo show management has announced the winners of

October 15, 2019  

ASHRAE announces incorporation of IEQ-GA

Atlanta, Ga. — ASHRAE announced the incorporation of the

December 12, 2018  

Whole house ducted HVAC: The end is near?

Automotive analogies can be useful in explaining otherwise obscure

September 18, 2018  

Roto-Twist® Remotely Operated Balancing Dampers Saves You Time and Money

MAT offers a complete line of remotely operated balancing

August 24, 2018  

The challenge of Category IV gas-fired appliance venting

Which 90 per cent AFUE furnace brand got into

February 21, 2018  

Stop by HPAC’s booth at CMPX for a chance to win testo’s 317-3 CO detector

Fill out a ballot at HPAC’s booth (at the

December 20, 2017  

Event to host largest ever education program

The 2018 ASHRAE Winter Conference takes place January 20-24

November 3, 2017  

Gas safety bulletin addresses heating buildings under construction

Alberta Municipal Affairs and industry representatives have developed an

October 23, 2017  

Packaged indoor air quality systems work for contractors

Cold winter months keep Canadians indoors a great deal

August 2, 2017  

AJ Manufacturing moves to larger facility

AJ Manufacturing, a manufacturer of stainless steel air distribution

March 23, 2017  

ICP honours three Canadian wholesalers

International Comfort Products (ICP) recently honoured three Canadian HVAC

February 27, 2017  

Manufacturers prohibit the use of furnaces for construction heat

On February 1, 2016 the Heating, Refrigeration and Air

February 15, 2017  

How do you say quality is in the air?

Contractors and technicians find themselves on the front line

February 6, 2017  

Danfoss inaugurates first test chamber of its new customer Application Development Center

Danfoss recently opened a test chamber at its new

January 31, 2017  

New firms and new lines in distribution news

>> Ryan vanDyk has established True North HVAC and

January 19, 2017  

Multistack expands product line with Desert Aire acquisition

Multistack, LLC, a privately held Sparta, WI-based manufacturer of

December 21, 2016  

Get HVAC systems off to a good start

Whether it is a Canadian general election or a

November 5, 2016  

Innovative products in the spotlight at CIPHEX West

Winners of the New Product Competition at CIPHEX West

October 26, 2016  

Beyond the furnace tune-up

A furnace tune-up is really a comprehensive maintenance job.

October 26, 2016  

Show Preview: Construct Canada 2016

The 28th annual Construct Canada show, the country’s largest