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VIDEO: Clearing the air on smoke detector law - from CAA

 

This information is from California Apartment Association (CAA)

If you need help with indoor comfort or air quality, contact Cold Craft, Inc.

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Attention Rental Property Owners, Educational Opportunity

 
Landlord educational program

Cold Craft, Inc. networks with various groups and when we see an opportunity offerred by a group that our followers may be interested in we spread the word.  I understand from other rental property owners that they learned a lot from this organization's seminars and educational programs.

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6 Ways to Save Energy This Winter

 
Preparing Your Home for Winter
This article originally posted on a ClimateMaster blog in October, is worth republishing.
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October 8, 2014 – It’s already October and you probably already have relatives doing Christmas shopping. That means cold weather is right around the corner. If it hasn’t hit your part of the country yet, it will soon.

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All Geothermal Residential Development Breaks Ground in Moore, Okla.

 
All Geothermal Residential Development Moore OK

As geothermal heating and cooling becomes more popular there are more builders making it standard in their new home developments and why not.  The thought of no carbon monoxide gasses, quiet operation, no fossil fuels and low electrical usage is making it quite appealing. If you are not sure what geothermal is, in simple terms it is a heat pump that moves heat from the earth into and out of your home for comfort and heating of hot water.  There is no combustion associated with geothermal and it is the only way to truly become net 0 because there is 0 carnon emissions from the unit.

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Underground Parking - Can Harm Your Health

 

What you may not know about underground parking may be harming you.  

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Solving the HVACR Technician Shortage

 
Michael Cassity
Cold Craft, Inc. took the lead some time ago not only to align the firm with the local HVACR (heating, ventilation, air conditioning and Refrigeration) school but to promote the activities of programs and training held at the school such as Energy Upgrade California.  
 
Cold Craft's Founder and President teaches at the local HVACR school and that is one reason why Cold Craft is not short any technicians, installers or other key personnel.  
 
We agree with this article from Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration NEWS, that HVAC contractors need to reach out to the local schools to support the new HVACR students.  If you are in the San Jose, CA area and need HVACR assistance whether commercial or residential, please call us... 408.374.7292.
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Relationships with Local Institutions May Help Bridge the Gap

November 17, 2014
  
Michael Cassity

Even the most conservative estimates put the current shortage of HVACR technicians at 20,000, and this number says nothing of the shortage of qualified HVACR technicians. This massive shortage, which has plagued contractors for several years, is only projected to get worse in the future. The primary reason for this lack of technical workers is that bright, ambitious, young people have been overly conditioned to think of the trades as a lesser calling compared to the more popular career paths, such as computer programming, application design, investment banking, etc. Today, it is not very often that young people with the whole of their professional lives ahead of them are seriously debating whether to enter into an executive training program at Goldman Sachs or to become a maintenance technician at their local HVAC company. Why? Because they have been brainwashed to believe the trades do not offer sexy and glamorous careers. More on that later.

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Inspiring Deep Energy Retrofits for Homes

 
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Initiative Calls for 70 Percent Reduction in Energy Use

November 17, 2014
 

This home in Urbana, Ohio, owned by Ward Lutz, was the one of the first to complete the Thousand Home Challenge.

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Rain...Your Roof May Be Fine But Your Hardwood Floors Could Buckle

 
White Oak HArdwood

No doubt that the Pineapple Express weather that the west coast is experiencing can dump a large volume of water on us.  While many are looking up to the roof to make sure it is solid, there is another issue that may be lurking underfoot and that is the crawl space or even basements in the home.  

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Commercial Energy Management: VRF Gaining Acceptance in US

 
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Does Your Furnace Really Need a Yearly Inspection?

 
Real Estate Homebuyer

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