EPA Estimates that 50% of all HVAC Installations are Incorrect

The EPA states that half of all HVAC systems in the U.S. are not installed correctly, and we know this field problem can contribute to refrigerant leaks,” said Glenn Hourahan, ACCA’s (Air conditioning Contractors of America) senior vice president for technical policy. “Professional HVACR contractors recognize addressing installation problems is...

Calling All Electricians

In this week's installment of Enginuity's 'Quality is no Object' Awards, where we take pictures of the hilariously questionable things we find done by other contractors at our jobsites... Just found this on a new maintenance contract. Any electricians or service techs want to chime in on what's wrong with...

Any Potential Issues?

In this week's installment of Enginuity's 'Quality is no Object' Awards, where we take pictures of the hilariously questionable things we find done by other contractors at our jobsites... HVAC friends: Another beauty of an installation by a competitor which we are correcting today. See any potential issues?

New Meaning to ‘Refrigerant Coil’

In this week's installment of Enginuity's 'Quality is no Object' Awards, where we take pictures of the hilariously questionable things we find done by other contractors at our jobsites... HVAC friends: another choice installation from a competitor. How many issues can you identify?

Just Follow The Red Wire

In this week's installment of Enginuity's 'Quality is no Object' Awards, where we take pictures of the hilariously questionable things we find done by other contractors at our jobsites... Just because it works doesn't mean you're finished.

Sweep the Dirt Under the Coil

In this week's installment of Enginuity's 'Quality is no Object' Awards, where we take pictures of the hilariously questionable things we find done by other contractors at our jobsites... Hey HVAC Competitors! Here's a great way to increase profits! It not only saves money on maintenance labor, it creates unnecessary...

HVAC Filter Time Capsule

In this week's installment of Enginuity's 'Quality is no Object' Awards, where we take pictures of the hilariously questionable things we find done by other contractors at our jobsites... Here's a fun one. This new client had a filter without any way to access it for removal; we had to...

Oscar the Motor Enclosure

In this week's installment of Enginuity's 'Quality is no Object' Awards, where we take pictures of the hilariously questionable things we find done by other contractors at our jobsites... We love our competitors because they make life so easy. Check out this motor enclosure on a roof fan. I wonder...

Stilts

In this week's installment of Enginuity's 'Quality is no Object' Awards, where we take pictures of the hilariously questionable things we find done by other contractors at our jobsites... What's wrong with this picture? Where do I begin....