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HVAC Know It All Podcast

English, Finance, 1 season, 397 episodes, 3 days, 20 hours, 53 minutes
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The HVAC Know It All podcast is hosted by me, Gary McCreadie. These are my thoughts, my jobs, my tools....This is my HVAC life.
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Monthly HVAC/R Tips: Why Is The Sight Glass Yellow On My Refrigeration System?

We discuss why the moisture indicator may turn yellow on a liquid line sight glass on an HVAC or refrigeration system. Yellow usually means moisture has entered the system somehow. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
5/29/20245 minutes, 21 seconds
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Installation Techniques To Increase Equipment Longvevity w/Jamie Kitchen

We speak to Jamie Kichen from Danfoss about installing HVAC/R equipment to avoid problems later on down the road. https://www.master.ca/professional/ www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowithttps://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/all.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
5/21/202447 minutes, 56 seconds
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Why Checking Voltage On A Service Call Is Important

We discuss the importance of checking voltage on a service call. Some HVAC or refrigeration equipment will fail if the voltage is not correct. This is why voltage monitoring will help. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowithttps://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/all.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
5/14/20246 minutes, 13 seconds
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Am I Installing Heat Pumps Properly? w/Ben Thomson, Michael Flynn and Erik Rasmussen

I speak with some heavy HVAC hitters about heat pump install best practices. Ben Thomson, Michael Flynn and Erik Rasmussen joins us live at CMPX 2024. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowithttps://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/all.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
5/8/202425 minutes, 45 seconds
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UV Dye For Refrigerant Leak Detection w/Matthew Cowley

We speak to Matthew Cowley from Spectroline to discuss UV dye for refrigerant leak detection. We speak upon application, installation of dye and how Spectroline is OEM approved by Copeland. https://spectroline.com/hvac-fluorescent-leak-detection-dyes/ www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowithttps://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/all.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/ https://www.copeland.com/en-ca/products/heating-and-air-conditioning/variable-speed?fbclid=IwZXh0bgNhZW0CMTEAAR3opkFRv9RfQtJWFPXXF_IUNzFNaeH4fMdFWvYATIgUtT7RgHYT1aAYdcQ_aem_ASaJ89978PnZhD0uLckicAlbsBWQ_fUqjN3QJkAyuIg1qX9TQ6u747WyAvJrvUvsOQ-9roDLWXfevXB8MiOSlkme
4/28/202440 minutes, 29 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep. 24: HVAC Business Networking

On this episode I (Gary McCreadie) discuss why a network around your HVAC Business is extremely important. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
4/20/202411 minutes, 2 seconds
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Influencing Within The Skilled Trades w/Terence Chan

I speak to Terence Chan of Impetus Media to discuss the skilled trades "influencer." We attempt to define what an influencer is. We give our thoughts on what makes a good influencer and why we began this journey. Oh yes, we also discuss the haters as well. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowithttps://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/all.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/16/20241 hour, 6 minutes, 54 seconds
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Gas-Fired Heat Pump w/Bo DeAngelo

We speak with Bo DeAngelo from Anesi about their ammonia absorption, gas fired heat pump. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowithttps://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/all.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/12/202450 minutes, 43 seconds
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HVAC As A Service: Will It Work? w/Abhi Kantamneni

I speak with Abhi Kantamneni, Research Manager at Efficiency Canada. We speak about HVAC as a service and potential ways we can better the industry. Check out Ahbi's LinkedIn profile LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/akantamn/ www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/6/20241 hour, 19 minutes, 39 seconds
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HVAC System Flush and Oil Neutralization w/Sean Holloway

We speak to Sean Holloway from RectorSeal on how oil neutralization products work. We also discuss when and where to incorporate a flush product after a burnout or refrigerant retrofit. More info here... https://rectorseal.com/ A2L Best Practices https://www.copeland.com/en-us/products/refrigeration/low-gwp-refrigeration/a2l-refrigerants-ac www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/18/202441 minutes, 11 seconds
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VFDs and Why They Need To Be Grounded Properly

We speak to Tony Furst from Armstrong Fluid Technology about proper VFD grounding and a phenomenon known as "Fluting". www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/15/202447 minutes, 6 seconds
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CO2 Refrigerant Basics With Patrick Clardy

We speak to Patrick Clardy from Danfoss about the basics of CO2 refrigerant. Check out more on CO2 here. https://bit.ly/3vaEscF www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/14/202442 minutes, 17 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep. 23: Avoiding Mistakes As A Business Owner

On this episode I discuss a mistake I made that could have cost me in a different situation. Avoiding mistakes or keeping mistakes to a minimum in your HVAC business will help immensely. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
3/12/20246 minutes, 15 seconds
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Heat Pump Install and Start Up w/Chris Battersby, Matthew Reid and Mukhtar Malawiya

I speak to Chris Battersby, Matthew Reid and Mukhtar Malawiya regarding heat pump install and start up. https://www.heatpumpsymposium.ca/ www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
2/26/202432 minutes, 36 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep.22: Marketing In 2024 w/Ryan Hache

We speak to Ryan Hache from Hache Marketing about how to gain HVAC/R business exposure using Google and online reviews. Book a free strategy session to review your results. https://hachemarketing.com/strategy-session Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
2/20/202430 minutes
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HVAC Culture: Training Like A Family w/Kat McCarrey

We speak to Kat McCarrey about her rise to the top within her HVAC career. We also speak about HVAC training culture and Helios' family like atmosphere. https://heliosservicepartners.com/ www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
2/17/202439 minutes, 49 seconds
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The HVAC and Plumbing Champ w/Craig Childress

We speak to Craig Childress, the HVAC and Plumbing Champion of the Elite Trades competition. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
2/6/202434 minutes, 20 seconds
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Evacuation and Recovery Best Practices w/Jesse Stewart

We speak to Jesse Stewart from Navac about evacuation and refrigerant recovery best practices. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
2/2/202445 minutes, 36 seconds
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A Sensible Approach To Indoor Air Quality w/Chris Howells and Brandon Glancy

We speak to Chris Howells and Brandon Glancy from AprilAire. We discuss indoor air quality monitoring and why it's an important first step to IAQ solutions. We also discuss the use of UV lights. Listen to the most recent episode of my podcast: Not Your Average HVAC Customer w/Kevin Reid Morris https://anchor.fm/hvacknowitall/episodes/Not-Your-Average-HVAC-Customer-wKevin-Reid-Morris-e2ec0v5
1/23/202452 minutes, 7 seconds
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HVAC Warranty Price Tag: How We Can Spend Less On Equipment

If everyone in the HVAC/R industry started to install properly right now, it would take some time to show a decline in warranty claims. But nevertheless the less, if warranty claims declined, so would the price in equipment...eventually. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/22/202411 minutes, 49 seconds
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Writing Off Personal Vehicles With Your HVAC Business: Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep. 21

I have discovered that leasing a personal vehicle through my HVAC business and flipping it every 3 years will save a few thousand dollars in repair costs. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
1/19/20246 minutes, 20 seconds
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Not Your Average HVAC Customer w/Kevin Reid Morris

In the fall, I installed a Moovair heat pump for Kevin. He is not your average HVAC customer. We discuss his century home and how his renovations have tightened up the home. How he decided on his Rheem heat pump water heater and Moovair heat pump. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/12/202443 minutes, 37 seconds
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Thinking About Heat Pump Design: Live At The Heat Pump Symposium

Live at HRAI's first Heat Pump Symposium we speak to Guillaume Caillé from Tosot Bathica, Dev Mylrajan from Intech and Lyndsay Showers-Pearce from Energuy about heat pump design considerations, starting with an in-home energy audit. https://www.heatpumpsymposium.ca/ www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/9/202425 minutes, 41 seconds
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Heat Pump Symposium Live Part 1 w/Erik Rasmussen, Paul Willmus and Jim Bolger

Live at the first annual HRAI Heat Pump Symposium in Toronto, ON, we talk with Erik Rasmussen of Master, Paul Willmus of Johnson Controls and Jim Bolger from Waterloo Energy Products. https://www.heatpumpsymposium.ca/ www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/3/202432 minutes, 41 seconds
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Father Son HVAC w/Ken Perkins and Ken Perkins Jr.

We speak to Ken Sr who I met in Florida with the Helios Team his and Kenny Jr. We talk about father son relationships within the trade the HVAC and Refrigeration trades. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/2/202457 minutes, 38 seconds
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Heat Pump and "Electrification" Infrastructure w/ Tom Buescher

We speak to Tom Buescher from Copeland about heat pumps and electrification infrastructure. Master Survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7BJWS9Q www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
12/29/202350 minutes, 59 seconds
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HVAC Consultant: Adding It To Your Services, Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep.20

Adding HVAC consultant to your services in your already established HVAC business: This can lead to more revenue when you're really good within your niche. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
12/28/202311 minutes
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Refrigeration Side Troubleshooting w/Jamie Kitchen

We speak to Jamie Kitchen from Danfoss on "Refrigeration" side troubleshooting. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
12/22/202346 minutes, 16 seconds
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My HVAC Life w/Giana Brucella

I speak with Giana Brucella from the Fujitsu "As Cool As It Gets Podcast". She asks me many great questions and we speak openly about HVAC, social media, and many other topics. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
12/13/202357 minutes, 17 seconds
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Climbing The HVAC Ladder w/Joshua Macy

I speak with Josh Macy, Regional Service Manager at Helios Service Partners. We speak about how Josh, a young HVAC technician, was able to climb the ladder fairly quickly. We discuss what it takes to achieve great results as an HVAC service manager. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
12/12/202345 minutes, 45 seconds
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Electrification and "The Grid" w/Michael Richardson

We speak to Michael (Mick) Richardson about electrification and the power grid. Mick tells us what New Zealand is currently doing to prepare. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
12/7/202335 minutes, 27 seconds
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HVAC Knowledgeable Gaps w/Ken Perkins

We ride along with Ken Perkins. Ken is the midwest Director of Field Ops for Helios. We discuss HVAC knowledge gaps that need to be addressed.
11/28/202313 minutes, 6 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep.19 : HVAC Marketing That Works

We discuss HVAC marketing strategies that have helped keep me busy as a new business owner. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
11/22/202311 minutes, 9 seconds
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Steam Humidification w/Chris Howells

We speak with Chris Howells from AprilAire about steam humidification. We talk about checking water quality with a TDS meter and install best practices. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
11/17/202340 minutes, 46 seconds
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Heating Start-Ups w/Tony Furst

We speak to the all knowledgeable Tony Furst from Armstrong Fluid Technology on heating start ups and we get Tony's view on continued training. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
11/10/202354 minutes, 59 seconds
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Why Training Matters In HVAC Rant

On this episode, Gary (me) rants on about how training will always win over assuming HVAC techs should "just know" how to do it. Continued training and education in the HVAC trade will prevent mistakes and create more success for everyone involved. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
11/3/202312 minutes, 27 seconds
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Combustion Analysis w/Nick Stojkovski

We speak to Nick Stojkovski from INFICON about some combustion analysis tips and best practices. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
10/31/202343 minutes, 21 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep. 18: Avoiding Burn Out

Avoiding burn out as a business owner is very important in the HVAC/R trade. A burned-out individual is more likely to make mistakes, or get themselves hurt. On this episode we talk about ways to avoid this. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
10/28/202311 minutes, 12 seconds
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Surge Protection and Voltage Monitoring w/Fred Kreusch

We speak to Fred Kreush from ABLE Power Products (partners with RectorSeal) regarding surge protection, voltage monitoring, and UL safety requirements of surge protection devices. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
10/25/202340 minutes, 10 seconds
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Boss vs. Leader w/Tony Furst and Anish Suthesh Arul

We catch up with Tony and Anish from Armstrong Fluid Technology to discuss boss vs. leader. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
10/17/202353 minutes, 17 seconds
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The "Don" of A2L Refrigerants w/Don Gillis

We speak to Don Gillis of Chemours about A2L refrigerants and where the industry is heading with them. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
10/13/202333 minutes, 48 seconds
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Hot Surface Ignition w/Jim Fultz

We speak to Jim Fultz about the White-Rodgers Hot Surface Ignition Module 50E47U-843. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
9/29/202340 minutes, 18 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep. 17: Creating A Fair Value Exchange

There are many HVAC companies out there operating as "loss leaders". This business practice can turn shady, as the loss needs to be made up somewhere, usually by selling uneeded prodcucts or services. If both parties can agree to a fair value exchange, it cuts out most of the BS. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
9/22/202313 minutes, 23 seconds
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Ductwork Design and Sizing w/John Stischok

We speak to John Stischok from Armstrong Fluid Technology about ductwork design and sizing. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
9/18/202350 minutes, 34 seconds
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HVAC Business Owner: One Man Show w/Jamie Christensen

We speak to Jamie Christensen, who ventured out on his own as an HVAC business owner and one man show. Jamie brings us up to speed on how his HVAC business is doing after almost 2 years in operation. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
9/12/20231 hour, 1 minute, 48 seconds
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Keeping Healthy In HVAC/R And In The Skilled Trades w/Andrew Jax

We speak to Andrew Jax, former Australian body builder and founder of 6 Pack Dad, about how us in HVAC/R and the skilled trades can become healthier and stay that way. Check out Andrew's website ditchthedadfat.com www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
9/11/202337 minutes, 52 seconds
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Refrigerant Charging Procedures w/Craig Migliaccio

We speak to Craig Migliaccio from AC Service Tech on refrigerant charging procedures. Craig has some amazing books out there, Refrigerant Charging and Service Procedures for Air Conditioning being one of them. https://trutechtools.com/workbook-ac-service-tech-refrigerant-charging-and-service-procedures-for-air-conditioning-by-craig-migliaccio.html www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/ Master Q and A link https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7BJWS9Q
8/28/202359 minutes, 32 seconds
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Thread Sealant, Refrigerant Leaks and Coil Cleaning w/Refrigeration Technologies

We have the crew on, John Pastorello, Mike Pastorello and Ashley Lynds, to discuss a few topics. We discuss thread sealant, more specifically how Nylog mixes easily with POE oil. We talk on the best approach to refrigerant leak checking and also discuss coil cleaning and coil cleaners. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
8/21/202351 minutes, 46 seconds
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Theft Of Refrigerant and HVAC Equipment w/Jerry Myren

We speak to Jerry Myren from Rectorseal regarding theft of refrigerant and refrigerant huffing, but also the theft of HVAC equipment. We speak about AC Guard and Novent, two Rectorseal products that help prevent theft. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
8/18/202333 minutes, 47 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep. 17: Every HVAC Business Owner Should Own A Megger

Every HVAC business owner should own a megger and know how to use it, why? Because you'll find the faults, your competition is getting callbacks on. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
8/16/20239 minutes, 27 seconds
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A Refrigerant Discussion w/Jamie Kitchen and Jorg Saar

There are many changes on the horizon when it comes to refrigerants. A2L's, R290, drop ins etc, are becoming more prevalent in the HVAC and Refrigeration industry. I speak to Jamie Kitchen and Jorg Saar from Danfoss regarding this topic. www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
7/31/202351 minutes, 47 seconds
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Buidling Soft Skills In The Skilled Trades w/Tony Furst

We speak to Tony Furst from Armstrong Fluid Technology regarding soft skills and why they are important for building client trust and maintaining client relationships. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
7/25/202354 minutes, 47 seconds
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The Ins and Outs of Subcooling w/Jamie Kitchen

We speak to Jamie Kitchen from Danfoss regarding subcooling. If you missed out on the superheat podcast with Jamie check it out here. Listen to the most recent episode of my podcast: The Ins And Outs Of Superheat w/Jamie Kitchen https://anchor.fm/hvacknowitall/episodes/The-Ins-And-Outs-Of-Superheat-wJamie-Kitchen-e12j829 http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
7/18/202344 minutes, 22 seconds
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Geothermal And Heat Pumps For High Rise Applications w/Andrei Hari and Adam Alacia

We speak to Andrei Hari from Armstrong Fluid Technology and Adam Alacia from Geosource regarding a high Rise geothermal site which included in suite heat pumps. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Check out https://chiirp.com/ Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
7/17/202329 minutes, 51 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep. 16: Don't Always Try For The Big Sale

On this episode of evolving our HVAC/R business we discuss creating customer options that will land you a life long client. Too many only offer new equipment. In my humble opinion, it's better to stand out and provide a dynamic skill set that can help out a customer in the short term, with potential long term gains. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
7/13/202310 minutes, 35 seconds
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How To Hire, Retain and Fire: In The Skilled Trades w/ Sid Upadhyay

We speak to Sid Upadhyay from WizeHire about hiring and retaining talent and "potential" talent. We also speak about how to fire a person the correct way. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
6/29/202338 minutes, 41 seconds
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High Velocity Systems and Zoning w/Lou Pulice

We speak to Lou Pulice from Ecosmart regarding high velocity systems and zoning. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
6/26/202335 minutes, 13 seconds
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Air Bypassing The Evaporator Coil: How To Determine It

On a recent call, after some basic troubleshooting. I found that air was bypassing the evaporator coil. I explain how I came to that conclusion on this episode.
6/20/20239 minutes, 16 seconds
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From Field Tech To Distribution: A Females Perspective w/Lauren Cassa

We speak to Lauren Cassa from the Master Group. She began a career in the skilled trades on the road as a refrigeration apprentice. She switched it up and went into distribution and sales. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
6/16/202353 minutes, 58 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 15: Saying No In HVAC

Learning to say no is sometimes difficult, especially when your HVAC business is new. Don't get overwhelmed and don't trade more money for more stress which will lead to mental and physical strain. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
6/13/202317 minutes, 3 seconds
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HVAC Part Load Situations and Dehumidification w/John Stischok and Tony Mormino

We speak to John Stischok from Armstrong Fluid Technology and Tony Mormino from Insight Partners regarding HVAC part load and dehumidification. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
6/2/202344 minutes, 49 seconds
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Commercial HVAC Service vs. Residential HVAC Service w/Matt Waxer and Jason Norman

Commerical HVAC/R service is a bit different from servicing residential HVAC equipment for many reasons. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Check out Wizehire.com Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/ We speak to Matt Waxer and Jason Norman about their experiences with the commercial side of the industry.
5/29/202356 minutes, 34 seconds
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Lineset Covers w/Ken Lyons

We speak to Ken Lyons from Rectorseal about lineset covers. They set the job off nicely aestics wise and give a professional look to the finished product. We speak about Fortress, Slimduct and Cover Guard. Check out Cintas http://www.cintas.com/hvacknowitall
5/26/202342 minutes, 11 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 14: Being Assertive In Business

On this episode, we discuss assertiveness in Business and why it's important. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
5/12/202312 minutes, 46 seconds
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Ultrasonic Refrigerant Leak Detection w/Nick Stojkovski

We speak to Nick Stojkovski from INFICON about ultrasonic leak detection and their Whiper product. Nick helps us to understand the technology better and offers up ways we can utilize ultrasonic on our jobs for more than just refrigerant leaks. We also touch on the D Tek Stratus cloud hunting feature. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
5/2/202349 minutes, 38 seconds
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Wifi Thermostat Functions (Sensi Touch 2 Smart) w/ Jim Fultz

We speak to Jim Fultz from Emerson about some wifi thermostat functions pertaining to the Sensi Touch 2 Smart Thermostat. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/28/202355 minutes, 57 seconds
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#betterhvac w/Jim Bergmann

Catching up with Jim Bergmann from measureQuick. We speak about heatpumps, electrification and how technicians can perform #betterhvac Here is the link to Jim's open letter https://measurequick.com/electrification-an-open-letter/ https://anchor.fm/hvacknowitall/episodes/No-Refrigerant-Gauges-No-Worries-wJim-Bergmann-e5baam http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/20/20231 hour, 3 minutes, 44 seconds
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Random HVAC Words Or Phrases : HSPF (Heating Seasonal Performance Factor

HSPF or Heating Seasonal Performance Factor is used to quantify the efficiency of air cooled heat pumps in heating mode.
4/19/20234 minutes, 15 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 12: Doing It Right The First Time

As a small business or one man show, it becomes critical in doing it right the first time. Staying an extra hour so the next day you can move on the next job is also a critical factor as well. Check out the Jobber link. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
4/14/20239 minutes, 29 seconds
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Cooling Start Ups w/Tony Furst

We speak to Tony Furst from Armstrong Fluid Technology regarding cooling start ups. We deep dive into cooling start up considerations and why using gauges could be a bad thing. You can listen to Jim Bergmann and I discuss this on an episode from a couple years back. https://anchor.fm/hvacknowitall/episodes/No-Refrigerant-Gauges-No-Worries-wJim-Bergmann-e5baam http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/14/20231 hour, 51 seconds
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Skilled Trades and Abusive Behavior w/ Brandi Ferenc and Matt Showers

We speak to Brandi Ferenc, with guest host Matt Showers from the Trade Therapy Podcast, about Brandi's mission to stop the abusive environment that exists in some pockets of the skilled trades. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/1/202358 minutes, 35 seconds
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Corrugated Stainless Steel Tubing w/ Chris Battersby

We speak to Chris Battersby of Batscan regarding corrugated stainless steel tubing, how it can be utilized for gas piping and some bonding requirements. Sensi branding https://whiterodgers.climate.emerson.com/become-a-pro/?utm_source=partner&utm_medium=influencer&utm_campaign=70_Series_Contractor_Branding&utm_content=contractorbranding_influencer-mccreadie http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/30/202341 minutes, 4 seconds
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Random HVAC Word Or Phrase: Air Changes Per Hour

On this episode of "Random" HVAC words or phrases, we tackle Air Changed Per Hour or ACH. Check out this article for more info. https://cleanair.camfil.us/2021/10/22/how-to-calculate-air-changes-per-hour/ http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/21/20233 minutes, 34 seconds
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Industrial HVAC and Ammonia w/Mark Rebilas

We speak to Mark Rebilas from Armstrong Fluid Technology on some industrial HVAC and ammonia safety. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/17/202337 minutes, 18 seconds
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HVAC/R And Skilled Trades Training Culture w/Ken Midgett and Dan Clapper

We speak to Ken Midgett and Dan Clapper from Interplay Learning about what it means to build a training culture in the skilled trades. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/15/202352 minutes, 53 seconds
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Building Comfort w/Tim DeStasio

We speak to Tim DeStasio about the home he is building and what he's implementing on the building envelope side and HVAC side to gain true comfort within his new home. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/10/202354 minutes, 32 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 10: When Your Vehicle Is Down And Out

We discuss the trials and turbulations when your truck or van goes down for repairs in a small HVAC/R business. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
3/7/202312 minutes, 9 seconds
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Superheat, Parts Shortage and Oil Separation w/Brett Wetzel and Kevin Compass

We speak to Brett Wetzel and Kevin Compass from the Advanced Refrigeration Podcast about many topics including superheat, parts shortages and oil separation.
2/23/202356 minutes, 29 seconds
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Drain Pan Heaters In Cold Weather Heat Pumps

Using a drain pan heater on the outdoor unit of a cold weather heat pump will help prevent ice build-up, which can cause coil and fan damage. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
2/15/20236 minutes, 21 seconds
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Inverter Compressor Technology and Ductless Install Considerations w/Gerry Wagner

We speak to Gerry Wagner of Tosot Bathica about inverter compressor technology, his take on electrification and ductless split install considerations. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
2/14/202351 minutes, 38 seconds
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A Data Driven Approach To Indoor Air Quality w/JJ Baird

We speak to JJ Baird from Airthings about the right approach to monitoring and rectifying indoor air quality issues within a home or building. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
2/13/202344 minutes, 56 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 10: GPS And How To Use It

GPS can be a great tool, if used properly. But if it's weaponized against your HVAC/R techs it can be major issue in terms of company morale. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
2/10/20239 minutes, 54 seconds
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Live HVAC Industry Chat

I jumped onto a live webinar with my pals from Armstrong Fluid Technology to discuss many industry topics. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/31/202359 minutes, 30 seconds
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Commercial Kitchen Equipment w/Pat Finely and Matt Showers

We speak to Pat Finely from Commercial Kitchen Chronicles podcast with guest co-host Matt Showers, host of the Trade Therapy Podcast. We discuss ice machine operation and maintenance, kitchen exhaust and make up air. Matt interviews Pat in the 2nd half to discuss mental and physical health and some of the struggles Pat has had through the years. https://anchor.fm/commkitchenchronicles https://anchor.fm/trade-therapy http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/27/202351 minutes, 13 seconds
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Mini Split Install Accessories w/Michael Emerick

We speak to Michael Emerick from RectorSeal about some mini split (ductless system) install accessories that make the install easier and more efficient. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/25/202345 minutes, 42 seconds
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Should We Use Copper For Natural Gas?

A little bit of a rabbit hole here, copper used in natural gas piping systems can produce copper sulfide and clog up valves. I talk about how this can happen. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/20/20238 minutes, 23 seconds
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Apprenticeship Training and Journeyman/Apprenticeship Realtionship

We speak to Ilija Martinovich and Matt Waxer about HVAC apprenticeship training and how it's changed. We also talk about the journeyman and apprentice relationship and how it can get complicated at times. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/18/202358 minutes, 33 seconds
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Psychrometrics w/ John Stischok

We catch up with John Stischok from Armstrong Fluid Technologies to talk about psychrometrics and yes I think it's "nerdy". Catch the YouTube video on Checking Actual Furnace Capacity here https://youtu.be/-Q5iTarCuXE http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
1/14/202347 minutes, 4 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 9: Call Backs

Call backs for any HVAC/R business can be crushing to time and the bottom line. But call backs for a new business can stunt momentum and good online reviews which are supper important when starting out. Jobber Summit https://go.getjobber.com/garymccreadie-jobbersummit23-podcast
1/10/202314 minutes, 10 seconds
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Motivation and Electrification

2023 has many opportunities for the HVAC and Refrigeration industry. Stay motivated and keep up on trends like electrification. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
12/31/202213 minutes, 13 seconds
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Universal Heating Parts w/Jim Fultz

We speak to Jim Fultz from Emerson. Our main focus was universal heating parts and the new IFC 50M56X-843 universal furnace board. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
12/29/20221 hour, 1 minute, 40 seconds
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Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) Basics w/Anish Suthesh Arul

We speak to Anish Suthesh Arul from Armstrong Fluid Technology about VFD or variable speed drive basics. Jobber 40% off offer from Dec 19 to 22 and 26 to 30 https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall. Jobber Summit link http://bitly.com/ http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
12/20/202246 minutes, 26 seconds
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Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Ball Valves w/John Foster and Amit Gutbir

We speak to John Foster and Amit Gutbir from NDL about air conditioning and refrigeration ball valves. We talk about ball valve anatomy and install best practices. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
12/13/202234 minutes, 32 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep.8: Leveraging Other People's Customers

On this episode, we discuss how to leverage other people's customers when starting your own HVAC/R business. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
12/1/202214 minutes
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Airflow And Why It's Important w/Steven Rogers

We speak to Steven Rogers from The Energy Conservatorty about airflow and why it's important. Static pressure video https://youtu.be/wHeOe06z70w http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
11/30/20221 hour, 1 minute, 4 seconds
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Dehumidification Stratagies w/ John Stischok

We speak to John Stischok from Armstrong Fluid Technology about some dehumidification stratagies and ways we can better control high humidity levels. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
11/23/202239 minutes, 43 seconds
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Waterless Traps and Condensate Codes w/Connie Loughhead

We speak to Connie Loughhead, President at Des Champs Technologies. We discuss the waterless HVAC Air Trap, condensate drainage codes and we also touch on the added energy consumption running dry on traps. https://www.deschampstechnologies.com/products/n-series__air-trap.html http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/ All-Spark WR Connect app video https://youtu.be/C0zKcvCutgQ
11/18/202239 minutes, 59 seconds
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Digital Tools w/Aaron Longacre

We speak to Aaron Longacre about digital tools and how they have advanced the trade. We also discuss the new Testo 560i digital scale and Intelligent Smart Valve. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
11/9/202255 minutes, 44 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 7: Customer Show And Tell

Showing your HVAC/R customers proof of failed parts or equipment is a true fire way to capitalize on repair or install work. A simple show and tell with back up from measurement instruments can go along way in closing work. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
11/1/202213 minutes, 1 second
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Hydronic Snow Melt Systems w/Tony Furst

We discuss hydronic snow melt systems for driveways and patios with Tony Furst from Armstrong Fluid Technology. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
10/31/202253 minutes, 14 seconds
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HVAC/R And Mental Health w/Aaron Gibson

I had the pleasure of catching up with Aaron Gibson, host of "JustOff The Cuff HVAC" regarding mental health in the HVAC/R trade. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
10/23/202242 minutes, 32 seconds
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Condensate Neutralization w/Kyle Emmons

We speak to Kyle Emmons from JJM Alkaline Technologies about condensate neutralization on high efficiency heating equipment. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
10/17/202237 minutes, 43 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 7: Investing Back Into Your Business

Investing back into your new HVAC/R business is the only way to grow it. Accumulating the right assets over time will make your business and jobs more efficient. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
10/11/20228 minutes, 19 seconds
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UV Lights For IAQ And Misconceptions w/Aaron Engel

We speak to Aaron Engel from Fresh-Aire UV about UV lights for IAQ, UV misconceptions and answer some listener questions on the subject. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
10/6/202241 minutes, 24 seconds
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In-Floor Radiant Heating w/Tony Furst

We speak to Tony Furst from Armstrong Fluid Technologies about the advantages of in-floor radiant heating. http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
9/28/202247 minutes, 9 seconds
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HVAC Journey"wo"men w/Brittany Kuegel

We speak to HVAC Journeyman Brittany Kuegel from Kentucky about her career, her goals and of of course how she pulls a vacuum. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
9/22/202253 minutes, 26 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 6: Staying Productive In Shoulder Seasons

Shoulder seasons in the HVAC trade can slow the work load down at times. This doesn't mean we can't stay productive, especially with other tasks that are involved in growing our business. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall
9/14/20229 minutes, 47 seconds
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Condensate Management w/Sean Holloway

Condensate management is very important when it comes to HVAC and Refrigeration. Proper condensate piping, routes, safety pans and other prodcucts can help with this. Sean Holloway from RectorSeal joins us for this discussion. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
9/11/202249 minutes, 10 seconds
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Hydronic Heat Exchangers w/Israel Piantini

We speak to Israel Piantini from Armstrong Fluid Technology about hydronic heat exchangers, types and applications. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
8/31/202237 minutes, 25 seconds
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Radon w/Brian Kennihan

We speak to Brian Kennihan of AprilAire about Radon. What is it, where is comes from and ways to test and mitigate Radon levels in the home. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
8/26/202246 minutes, 48 seconds
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The Open Minded Unassuming HVAC Tech

HVAC professionals, it's best to operate with an unassuming mind set, nothing is ever absolute. On this episode we discuss keeping an open mind, verification of troubleshooting diagnoses and envisioning multiple scenarios. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
8/18/202211 minutes, 49 seconds
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Warranties In HVAC And Refrigeration w/Tommy Cue

I speak to Tommy Cue from JB Warranties about how warranty programs work in the HVAC and refrigeration trades. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
8/18/202231 minutes, 57 seconds
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HVAC Business: From Start Up To Selling It w/Tim De Stasio, Nathan Moore and Jamie Christensen

We speak to 3 business owners about starting up and running an HVAC business and then eventually selling it. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
8/10/20221 hour, 8 minutes, 51 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep5: Building Customer Value

Building value for your customer is super important for a new HVAC business. On this episode, we discuss some ways to do this. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
8/9/202219 minutes, 1 second
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Surge Protection w/Jerry Myren

We speak to Jerry Myren from Rectorseal about surge protection and surge protection devices. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
7/29/202236 minutes, 55 seconds
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Hydronic Furnaces w/Steve Bagshaw

We speak to Steve Bagshaw from iFLOW HVAC about air handlers with hydronic coils installed and fed by boilers. These are becoming common in dual fuel systems. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
7/27/202250 minutes, 34 seconds
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Sheet Metal Basics: For The Service Tech w/Craig Migliaccio

We speak to Craig Migliaccio from AC Service Tech about sheet metal basics, especially for the service tech. https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
7/15/202258 minutes, 5 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep. 4: Cash Flow

Your new HVAC business will need cash flow to fund expenses. Where does the cash flow come from? What do we do with actual cash money when the tax man is watching? https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
7/9/202212 minutes, 7 seconds
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Boiler Basics: Maintenace and Troubleshooting

Got together with Tony Furst from Armstrong Fluid Technology to discuss boiler basics, maintenance and troublshooting. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
7/1/202254 minutes, 59 seconds
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Wall Mount Boiler: A Basic Design w/Matthew Reid

We deep dive into a basic wall mount boiler design with Matthew Reid from Equipco. We discuss in-floor radiant heat paired with a hydronic coil/air handler set up. Podcast thumbnail courtesy of Tyler Dynes. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
6/24/202257 minutes, 10 seconds
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Process Steam w/Russ Hotrum

We speak with Russ Hotrum from Armstrong Fluid Technologies about process steam. We cover how it's used and in what industries. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
6/17/202244 minutes, 26 seconds
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Buidling A Brand (TruTechTools) w/ Bill Spohn

In this dual podcast swap, we speak to Bill Spohn about how he bought into and built up TruTech Tools. Bill also interviews myself on how I built the HVAC Know It All brand and why I started McCreadie HVAC and Refrigeration Services. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
6/10/20221 hour, 5 minutes, 41 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep3: Your Customer Base

In order to run an HVAC/R business, you need customers. Where do you get them? https://getjobber.com/hvacknowitall Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
6/1/202215 minutes, 25 seconds
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Dual Fuel And Zoning w/Ben Poole

We talk to Ben Poole aka @hvactactical about dual fuel and zoning, the systems his company installs and services. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
5/27/202249 minutes, 20 seconds
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Indoor Air Quality - Live At CMPX w/Kevin R. Hart, Aaron Engel and Ed Carney

I had a great panel of indoor air quality experts on this live episode at CMPX. Cintas Link http://www.cintas.com/HVACKnowItAll Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
5/19/202242 minutes, 51 seconds
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Humidification and De-Humidification Deep Dive w/Brett Phillips

We talk with Brett Phillips from AprilAire about humidification and dehumidification and take a deep dive into this important IAQ factor. Let's discuss! Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
5/17/202252 minutes, 15 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep 2: Choosing A Vehicle

If you're staring your own HVAC business, you’ll need vehicle. There are many, truck? Van? How do you decide. Let's discuss! Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
5/13/202218 minutes, 5 seconds
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5 Minutes To Be A Better Tech w/Matt Waxer and Ilija Martinovich

I sat down with Matt and Ilija to discuss what it takes to be a better HVAC tech. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
5/5/202258 minutes, 44 seconds
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Advancement In Tool Technology - Live at CMPX w/Paul Schubert, Andy Hughes and Jeremy Torra

We speak to Paul, Andy and Jeremy about new tool technology and the resistance that comes with. We cover everything from R and D to battery operated tools. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/29/202232 minutes, 47 seconds
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Evolution Of An HVAC Business Ep.1: The Decision

I just started my own HVAC Business, McCreadie HVAC and Refrigeration Services Inc. I want to document the things I've learned and will learn to help others who might be on the fence about going on their own. The decision is always the toughest part, let's discuss. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/26/202212 minutes, 12 seconds
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Why Heat Pumps? w/Peter Wolff

We discuss carbon tax, rising fuel prices, CO2 as a refrigerant in heatpumps and of course electrification. TruTech Tools 15 year anniversary giveaway https://www.trutechtools.com/the-trutech-tools-monthly-giveaway.html Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/19/202226 minutes, 12 seconds
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Ladies Of The Trade - Live At CMPX w/Jessica Bannister, Shawna Peddle and Brandi Ference

The female presence in the HVAC/R trade is getting stronger each day. We speak to some awesome ladies of trade about their experiences. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/13/202239 minutes, 38 seconds
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Building Performance - Live At CMPX w/ Bob Tonner, Aaron Bond and Brent Lammert

First of four live shows tackled budiling performance. We got perspectives from Brent Lammert, Aaron Bond and Bob Tonner and their thoughts on budiling performance as a whole. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/7/202250 minutes, 18 seconds
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InnoFlue Vent Pipe w/Matthew Pryce and Michael Sokaris

I was invited onto the Mechanical Room podcast hosted by Matthew Pryce and Michael Sokaris. I also interviewed them on their innovative vent pipe system InnoFlue. Check out the full video podcast here. https://youtu.be/F-yIgXfAezY Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
4/1/202218 minutes, 53 seconds
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Steam Heat w/Tony Furst

We speak to Tony Furst of Armstrong Fluid Technology about steam heating and how it works. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/31/20221 hour, 35 seconds
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Advantages Of Attending A Trade Show w/Melissa Arnott

We speak to Show Division Vice President of Newcom Media, Melissa Arnott, about the advantages of attending a trade show. Get your free pass to CMPX with code knowitall here cmpxshow.com
3/17/202232 minutes, 51 seconds
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Water Cooled Systems Using Coaxial Coils

Quick podcast discussing water cooled systems and coaxial coils. Cooling Tower Podcast https://anchor.fm/hvacknowitall/episodes/Cooling-Tower-Maintenance-wKevin-Cherewaty-eqibpt Geothermal Podcast https://anchor.fm/hvacknowitall/episodes/Geothermal-The-Next-Generation-w-Andrei-Hari-and-Adam-Alaica-e1etcs4
3/8/20229 minutes, 15 seconds
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Air Filtration Deep Dive w/Chris Howells

We speak to Chris Howells from Aprilaire and dive deep into air filtration, covering MERV ratings, static pressure difference and Hepa filters. Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall Check out the HVAC Know It All app app.hvacknowitall.com https://www.hvacknowitall.com/pages/about Visit HVAC Know It All on social media Facebook https://www.facebook.com/hvacknowitall/ Instagram https://www.instagram.com/hvacknowitall1/
3/4/202248 minutes, 35 seconds
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Geothermal: The Next Generation w/ Andrei Hari and Adam Alaica

I discuss geothermal applications for residential subdivisions and high rise buildings with Andrei Hari from Armstrong Fluid Technology and Adam Alaica from Geosource
3/3/202239 minutes, 53 seconds
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Binary vs. Analog Control

Quick podcast on binary vs analog control and the difference between them.
2/21/202212 minutes, 18 seconds
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Emergency Service w/Brian Hamilton

We speak to Brian Hamilton from Armstrong Fluid Technology about handing emergency serivce and ways to avoid it. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
2/14/202249 minutes, 19 seconds
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Struggles And Triumphs Of Small Town HVACing w/Brad Kleven

I speak with HVAC business owner, Brad Kleven, about what it's like to run an HVAC business in a small town. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
2/13/202258 minutes, 21 seconds
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Load Calculations and Equipment Selection w/Alex Meaney

Enter the rabbit hole of load calculations and equipment design. I get to chat with Alex Meaney, owner of Mean HVAC Consulting and Design LLC. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
2/5/20221 hour, 16 minutes, 1 second
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Thermal Imaging in HVACR w/Brent Lammert

Brent Lammert from Hikmicro sits down to talk thermal imaging, thermal cameras and how they can be utilized in the HVACR trade. Brent also explains emissivity as well. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
1/30/202255 minutes, 11 seconds
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High Pressure Switch Setting

This quick podcast was extracted from a video and discusses high pressure switch settings and types of high pressure switches. https://youtu.be/9IwCk2lRu8k
1/22/20224 minutes, 14 seconds
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Mens Health w/Mike Mayberry (HVAC Refer Guy)

Mike revealed a health concern publicly on social media, I wanted to have this conversation with him to bring awareness to health and men's health in the trades. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
1/21/202253 minutes, 28 seconds
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Residential Duct Sizing w/Dr. Allison Bailes

Let's forget "rules of thumb" for a minute and listen to Dr. Allison Bailes on how to properly size a duct in a residential application. First article in series https://www.energyvanguard.com/blog/basic-principles-duct-design YouTube video using YJ Cylinder Heater https://youtu.be/xXp2u16tnY0 NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
1/11/202252 minutes, 11 seconds
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Sales Scripts Are Not The Solution

To say that I get a little frustrated with companies that put their techs through sales training rather than technical training is 100% true. If a tech understands the trade well from a technical stand point, no selling is required, just solutions to problems.
1/7/202212 minutes, 36 seconds
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Remote Testing And Diagnostics Of HVAC Equipment w/Bob Tonner

We speak to Bob Tonner, CEO of Aviexx, about remote testing and diagnostics of HVAC equipment using the Aviexx platform. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io Pump
12/28/202158 minutes, 38 seconds
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Merry Christmas HVACers!

I just wanted to send out a heart felt holiday greeting to all the great HVACers out there! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Safe and happy holiday.
12/24/20219 minutes, 7 seconds
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On Site Pump Maintenance, Service and Pump Curve Troubleshooting w/Joe Tibando

We speak to Joe about on site service and maintenance of pumps and shaft seals. We also talk pump curves and how to use them for troubleshooting purposes. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io Pump Cavitation video https://youtu.be/0dd6AlyOnfc
12/19/202153 minutes, 42 seconds
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Blower Door Testing w/Sam Myers

We speak to Sam Myers from Retrotec regarding blower door testing and how it can help determine buidling infiltration rate and assist in proper load calulations. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
12/17/202147 minutes, 33 seconds
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Flame Rectification And How To Check A Flame Signal

We discuss flame rectification and how it works. Check out this video explaining how to check flame a flame signal. https://youtu.be/gV7vjjtpJ5c. Check out this article that explains flame rectification in more detail https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/169148-that-flame-is-not-being-honest#.YbJYxlNyaDY NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
12/9/202113 minutes, 31 seconds
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Home Performance w/Nate Adams

Home performance seems to be a growing niche in the HVAC industry. It utilizes the concept of science to design, maintain, and remedy chronic comfort issues within a home. We also talk to Nate about HVAC 2.0. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
12/8/202157 minutes, 45 seconds
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Pillars Of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

We cover the pillars of indoor air quality (IAQ). Check out this detailed article. https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/670018-indoor-air-monitoring-to-increase-iaq#.YaorYlNyaDY NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
12/3/202118 minutes, 24 seconds
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Refrigeration Mentorship w/Trevor Matthews

We catch up with Trevor on his new journey, teaching refrigeration and mentoring technicians. https://refrigerationmentor.com/ NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io Simplified TXV Infographic https://bit.ly/3EEleLz
11/25/202155 minutes, 11 seconds
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Ethical HVAC Sales

A quick episode on ethical HVAC sales, and how to build customer relationships.
11/22/202113 minutes, 9 seconds
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Process Chillers w/Martin King

On this episode we speak with Martin King of https://www.processchilleracademy.com/. We discuss what a process chiller is and how it works. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
11/19/202158 minutes, 5 seconds
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Heat Pumps and Reversing Valves

A short but detailed discussion on heat pumps and reversing valves. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
11/11/202120 minutes, 38 seconds
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Ventilation and Energy Recovery w/Brian Stinnett

We speak with Brian Stinnett from Oxygen8, an ERV manufacturer based in Vancouver, BC, about the importance of ventilation and energy recovery inside buidlings. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
11/10/202153 minutes, 21 seconds
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The HVAC Consultant w/ Tim DeStasio

Great conversation with Tim DeStasio from Southern Comfort Consulting And Service on how he chose his career path and his dediction to HVAC excellence. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
11/5/20211 hour, 2 minutes, 22 seconds
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HVAC Motor Discussion w/Chris Beaton and Cory Soetaert

We chat with Chris and Cory from emotorsdirect.ca about some different motors commonly used in the HVAC industry and how they function. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io How HVAC Motors Work Article https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/767541-how-hvac-motors-work#.YXyCTlNE2DY
10/29/202142 minutes, 59 seconds
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Net Zero Emissions by 2050 w/Roberto Bosco

To reduce carbon emmisons, manufacturers in the HVAC industry have been tasked to provide more efficient equipment to help reach net zero by 2050. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
10/23/202144 minutes, 11 seconds
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Providing HVAC Tech Support w/Bryan Johnson

We catch up with Bryan Johnson from Bluon to discuss their tech support platform through the Bluon app. We share tech support stories that have helped others in the HVAC/R field. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io FixQuick Vid. https://youtu.be/7qcX2kLjyBY
10/14/20211 hour, 6 minutes, 23 seconds
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Controlling IAQ Devices w/Ben Reed

On this episode we speak to Ben Reed from Haven IAQ about controlling IAQ devices using Haven's Central Control Monitor. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io FixQuick Vid. https://youtu.be/7qcX2kLjyBY
10/8/202156 minutes, 7 seconds
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Why Do Evaporators Freeze?

On this short podcast we discuss why evaporators in air conditioning applications freeze. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
9/30/202122 minutes, 24 seconds
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Economizer Basics

Let's talk economizer basics...Dampers, actuator, sensors and controller. If you know the components and theory behind them, economizers are not as intimidating. Refrigeration Fundamental eLessons https://bit.ly/Ref_Fundamentals_HVACKIA NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io Economizer Article https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/164739-ain-t-no-fooling-with-free-cooling#.YVJZP1NE2DY
9/28/202122 minutes, 32 seconds
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Design Envelope Pump Control - Equipment Giveaway w/Mohit Kant

We speak with Mohit Kant from Armstrong Fluid Technologies regarding the Design Envelope Pump Controller and the current giveaway to get it into the hands of techs in the field. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
9/24/202138 minutes, 26 seconds
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HVAC Longevity or the "Manly" Approach?

On this quick micro podcast we discuss why the "manly" approach isn't always the best approach for health and physical longevity in the trade. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io Tugboat Compressor Tote Video https://youtu.be/Ya41Kq8YhGQ
9/15/202120 minutes, 2 seconds
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HVAC Execution

To be the best at your craft, the HVAC tech/installer must apply a great deal of execution and confidence. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
9/14/202116 minutes, 26 seconds
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HVAC Install Life w/Jeff Demassari

We talk to Jeff Demassari about his life as an HVAC install tech and his passion to perfect the little details. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
9/11/202140 minutes, 39 seconds
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Love and Marriage...and HVACing w/Ronnie and Katrina Roberts

We talk to Ronnie and Katrina Roberts, owners of Heritage Air in Texas, about their life together running a business, and also running service and install together. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
9/5/202153 minutes, 5 seconds
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Bearing, Pulley and Blower Wheel Changes

On this podcast we talk bearing, pulley and blower wheel changes. These jobs can get difficult, especially in the removal process. I speak on my experience through the years, also some tips and tricks to make life easier. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
8/28/202134 minutes, 45 seconds
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VRF vs. Hydronics w/Kazi Nasir

On this episode, Kazi Nasir from Armstrong Fluid Technologies chats with us about VRF vs. Hydronics in today's current landscape in the HVAC industry. Webinar https://info.armstrongfluidtechnology.com/thankyou-webinar-replay-the-advantages-of-hydronic-systems-versus-variable-refrigerant-flow-vrf. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io Ref Fundamentals eLessons https://bit.ly/Ref_Fundamentals_HVACKIA
8/20/202142 minutes, 3 seconds
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The State Of The Industry Round Table w/Andrew A Portelli Matthew Showers and Jamie Christensen

We talk about the current state of the HVAC and Refrigeration industry on a few levels. Pay, training, equipment and tools are some of the main topics. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io Ref Fundamentals eLessons https://bit.ly/Ref_Fundamentals_HVACKIA
8/13/20211 hour, 32 minutes, 30 seconds
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Boiler, Chiller and Cooling Tower Maintenance Considerations w/Tony Furst and Peter Wolff

Tony and Peter from Armstrong Fluid Technology join us for a round table discussion on hydronic maintenance of boilers, chillers and cooling towers. Danfoss SH and SC Vid https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5coponasDxw&feature=youtu.be#dialog NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
8/1/20211 hour, 2 minutes, 22 seconds
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Growing An HVAC Business In Today's World w/Jake Gibson

We catch up with Jake Gibson, CEO of Phyxter, to talk about his journey in launching and building Vernon Air Conditioning. He reveals how he grew quickly using a new age school of thought and developing his own software to build a customer base. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
7/23/202153 minutes, 1 second
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Geothermal And The Electrification Of Homes And Buildings w/Jeff Hunter

We speak to Jeff Hunter from Evolved Thermal Energy about the benefits of geothermal space conditioning and the electrification of buildings and homes. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
7/16/202148 minutes, 29 seconds
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White-Rodgers All-Spark Universal Ignition Control w/Austin Cibulka

White-Rodgers recently released their new universal ignition control, the All-Spark. We talk to Austin Cibulka about the control and its benefits. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
7/9/202149 minutes, 36 seconds
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Shaft Alignment w/Tony Furst

We catch up with Tony Furst from Armstrong and talk pump shaft alignment and its importance. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
6/25/20211 hour, 10 minutes, 1 second
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Factors To Consider When Choosing Employment

On this podcast I role solo to talk about the many factors involved when choosing employment in HVAC/R and the skilled trades. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
6/22/202131 minutes, 51 seconds
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Internal Scroll Compressor Protection w/Don Gillis

Don Gillis from Emerson joins us to talk internal compressor protection, focusing on scroll compressors. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
6/18/202150 minutes, 20 seconds
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Reputation Marketing and Online Reviews To Grow Your Business w/Shawn Hill

We talk to Shawn Hill from NiceJob about reputation marketing and online reviews and how they can help to grow your skilled trades business. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
6/11/202156 minutes, 37 seconds
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The Ins And Outs Of Superheat w/Jamie Kitchen

We talk to Jamie Kitchen from Danfoss. He schools us on superheat. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io.
6/11/20211 hour, 4 minutes, 29 seconds
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Hydronic Circulators w/Peter Wolff

We talk to Peter Wolff from Armstrong regarding hydronic circulators. We get Peter's take on circulators vs. pumps and circulator applications. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
6/3/202159 minutes, 18 seconds
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Compressor Pre Inspection

Compressor pre inspection is super important before installation. Checking specs, winding resistance and oil charge are all important things that are overlooked at times. Check out the video https://youtu.be/7D3WBwagT7g. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
5/27/202125 minutes, 11 seconds
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Building Retrofits - Hydronic Systems w/Mohit Kant

Building retrofits will gain some traction in the coming years as the demand to go green gets stronger. We talk to Mohit Kant from Armstrong Fluid Technologies regarding hydronic retrofits and where to begin the process. NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io
5/21/202147 minutes, 25 seconds
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Process of Refrigerant Leak Checking

Let's talk about refrigerant leak checking, how to determine if there is a leak, how to find them and methods to fix them. Check out NiceJob for reputation marketing https://nicejob.grsm.io/HVACKnowItAllPodcast Danfoss valve animation.
5/12/202131 minutes, 27 seconds
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Supply House Life w/Darrell Tomie

On this episode we speak to Darrell Tomie, branch director at the Master Group. We discuss supply house life and deep dive into what it's like having a career behind the counter. master.ca Check out NiceJob https://nicejob.grsm.io/HVACKnowItAllPodcast
5/8/202146 minutes, 18 seconds
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Why Back Up Is Important With Critical Equipment

I'm on the road on this episode, discussing equipment back up for critical enviroments and why it's important. Check out NiceJob https://nicejob.grsm.io/HVACKnowItAllPodcast Indoor Air Monitoring article https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/670018-indoor-air-monitoring-to-increase-iaq#.YIyLLVNE2DY
4/30/202123 minutes, 19 seconds
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Whole Home Indoor Air Monitoring w/Ben Reed

We talk to Ben Reed VP of Products at Haven IAQ by Tzoa about whole home indoor air monitoring and how it can help choose the right IAQ solution. Check out NiceJob the their Review Platform here https://nicejob.grsm.io/HVACKnowItAllPodcast
4/25/202152 minutes, 42 seconds
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Oil Failure Controls and Oil Return

Oil failure controls are misunderstood in my experience and they rarely fail, it's usually an oil failure issue that causes them to trip. Here is the video from the podcast audio https://youtu.be/ntbUk4RLIOg
4/20/202121 minutes, 36 seconds
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Refrigeration Press Fittings w/Paul Schubert

Paul Schubert from Rapid Locking System joins us to talk about refrigeration press tools and press fittings.
4/17/20211 hour, 3 minutes, 9 seconds
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Educating The Customer To Your Advantage

When you build rapport with a customer and consistently educate them on their building and equipment, it will provide you an advantage over the competition.
4/9/202117 minutes, 38 seconds
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Vertical Grow Rooms w/Steven Landry

I speak to Steven Landry from Cannabis Mechanical about his journey through the HVAC/R trade and his experience building vertical grow rooms.
4/5/20211 hour, 5 minutes, 54 seconds
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Brain Injuries And The Trades w/Mark Foster

I had an opportunity to get to know Mark and his wife Sonia on this episode. Mark has what's called Thalamic Cavernoma, a brain mass that ruptured from a work accident. The accident lead to a stroke and now Mark is bravely fighting his way back to do what he loves best. HVAC, Refrigeration and Electrical work. Check out this mini split tutorial from the Danfoss Cool YouTube channel http://bit.ly/minisplitsystem)
3/26/202153 minutes, 49 seconds
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Chiller Plant Optimization, What Is It? w/Andrei Hari

We talk to Andrei Hari from Armstong about chiller plant optimization.
3/20/20211 hour, 1 minute, 47 seconds
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In House Hospital HVACing And A Side Hustle Educator w/Brandi Ferenc

Great chat with Brandi on her move to an in house hospital HVAC and Refrigeration role. We also talk about her side gig as a part time educator in the evenings.
3/13/202149 minutes, 29 seconds
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Walk-In Box Condenser and Evaporator Location and Piping Considerations w/John Broughton

Walk-in box design is super important for the operation and longevity of the system. On this episode we focus on placement of condensers, condensing units, evaporators and piping practices.
3/9/202143 minutes, 1 second
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Hydronic Commissioning w/Tony Furst

Great conversation with Tony Furst from Armstrong on hydronic commissioning, commissioning agents and final start up.
3/2/20211 hour, 6 minutes, 37 seconds
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Tandem And Trio Compressor Sets w/Trevor Matthews

Trevor graces my presence once again to talk tandem and trio compressors sets and how they work.
2/25/202157 minutes, 43 seconds
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Cooling Tower Maintenance w/Kevin Cherewaty

I finally catch up with Kevin to talk cooling towers and tower maintenance.
2/18/202145 minutes, 31 seconds
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A2L And Other Flammable Refrigerants w/Peter Capuciati and Bryan Johnson

Interesting times await us with the changing regulations to refrigerants. We need to be in the know when it comes to their flammability and safety precautions. Great conversation with Pete and Bryan from Bluon.
2/12/202150 minutes, 53 seconds
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Blower Wheel Imbalance

On this micro podcast, I discuss blower wheel imbalance and how it can happen. Check out the short YouTube vid as well! https://youtu.be/JjKRnjNCgTg
2/12/202113 minutes, 5 seconds
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Tools Invented By Technicians And Supco TradeFox w/Jim Adcox

Jim Adox from Supco tells us about the TradeFox brand, how it started and how it's helping technicians in the field bring their tool invention ideas to market. Email your ideas to [email protected]
2/9/20211 hour, 6 minutes, 22 seconds
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Ammonia Compliance And Jobs Gone Wrong w/Shane O'Connor

We talk to Shane about his experience in ammonia refrigeration over the last 20 years. Shane discusses his new ammonia compliance company and shares some stories of jobs that didn't go so well from a safety standpoint. Plate Heat Exchanger link. https://armstrongfluidtechnology.com/en/products/plate-and-frame-heat-exchangers 
2/2/20211 hour, 8 minutes, 5 seconds
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Air Conditioning In Low Ambient Conditions

Operating air conditioning in colder weather (low ambient) can have its challenges but it's doable if you have the correct knowledge and education to do so. Danfoss Co2 valve welding https://youtu.be/CbBH5rbNsCw
1/25/202125 minutes, 30 seconds
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From Croatian Plumber To German Trane Technician w/Marinko Kusenic

Great story from Marinko on his journey as a plumber into HVAC. Marinko talks about a his burn out and hospitalization and how he recovered, moved to Germany and began working at Trane. Check out the annealing vid https://youtu.be/25TrYGEyQ2Y
1/21/202158 minutes, 32 seconds
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Single Phase and Three Phase Compressor Electrics w/Trevor Matthews

Trevor Matthews from Emerson gets back on the podcast to talk three phase and single phase compressor electrics.
1/18/20211 hour, 18 minutes, 36 seconds
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Skilled Trades Mobile Applications: Blue Collar Guru and HVAC Know It All

This podcast is a public service announcement to give an update on Blue Collar Guru and the HVAC Know It All App.
1/14/202117 minutes, 38 seconds
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Control Voltage Transformers and How To Protect Them

It is very important to protect control voltage transformers with a fuse or breaker. If there is ever a short in a the low voltage circuit, the fuse or breaker will protect the transfer from becoming defective.
1/8/202111 minutes, 34 seconds
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Industrial Refrigeration w/Joshua Rees

We hooked up with Josh Rees to talk industrial refrigeration and the differences between it and HVAC. We talked about oil loss in screw chillers and flooded evaporators. Here is the article written by Josh https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/593346-industrial-refrigeration---oil-loss-in-screw-compressors#.X-z_yGlyaDY Refrigeration Cycle article and video https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/595767-the-refrigeration-cycle-explained#.X-z_-GlyaDY
12/30/202048 minutes, 59 seconds
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The Refrigeration Cycle Explained

The refrigeration cycle is not the most exciting topic in the world and I kinda felt that while talking into the mic. However, the refrigeration cycle is super important to understand and this is my take on the Refrigeration Cycle Explained. Website article https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/595767-the-refrigeration-cycle-explained#.X-JHSGlyaDY Boiling water at room temperature vid https://youtu.be/OMALAeAvKkg
12/22/202031 minutes, 10 seconds
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Parker Sporlan Zoom Lock Education w/Herb Schupp and Emily Morello

I got the chance to learn about the Parker Sporlan Zoom Lock with Emily and Herb. Since I had never used the tool myself I had many questions. Herb and Emily provided some great educational insight into the Zoom Lock Max and Zoom Lock Push fittings. Check out HVAC articles at www.hvacknowitall.com
12/18/202057 minutes, 8 seconds
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Hot Gas Defrost w/A Rapid Cycle Solenoid Valve

A recent service call lead to me to a faulty rapid cycle solenoid valve used in hot gas defrost. The solenoid valve was slightly bypassing causing an elevated evaporator temp. Check out www.hvacknowitall.com for more HVAC/R related articles and tips.
12/16/202028 minutes, 3 seconds
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Compressor Overheat, Liquid Injection and CO2 Refrigerant w/Don Gillis

Compressor overheat is the number one cause of compressor failure. We talk to Don Gillis from Emerson regarding this and we also get into a conversation about CO2 as a refrigerant. Check out www.hvacknowitall.com for HVAC related articles. FixQuick vid https://youtu.be/7qcX2kLjyBY
12/11/20201 hour, 18 minutes, 32 seconds
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Compressor Failure w/Trevor Matthews and Matt Waxer

On this episode Trevor Matthews from Emerson and HVAC Tech Matt Waxer hop on with me, we chat about compressor failures and how to prevent them. Check out www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips.
12/4/20201 hour, 11 minutes, 18 seconds
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High Limit Switch and Spark Ignitor Troubleshooting

On this episode we discuss a high limit switch and spark ignitor that were diagnosed as faulty through a series of troubleshooting steps. Check out this article and video https://youtu.be/gqP2OsF7Gx8 https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/581997-troublshooting-gas-fired-ignition-problems#.X8a7D1NyaDY
12/1/202023 minutes, 32 seconds
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A General Guide To HVAC/R Troubleshooting

In this episode we talk about needed tools to perform a diagnosis, sequence of operation, and the steps to completing a successful HVAC/R service call. Check out this article that outlines the steps in detail. https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/575992-a-general-guide-to-hvac-troubleshooting#.X8FZmVNyaDY
11/27/202050 minutes, 13 seconds
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Working On Your Business Instead Of In Your Business w/Danielle Putnam

Danielle brings it in this episode, we discuss how to move out of working in your business to working on your business and implementing processes to make it thrive. To receive a free process writing guide from Danielle email her at [email protected] Danfoss Cooling United Live OnDemand https://w.tame.events/e/145364898. Visit hvacknowitall.com for HVAC articles and tips. Supco TradeFox [email protected]
11/20/20201 hour, 6 minutes, 53 seconds
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Mini Split Installation w/Gerry Wagner

On this episode we talk to Gerry, VP of HVAC Technical Training at Tradewinds Climate Systems Inc. Gerry and I discuss mini split installation from start to finish. Check out the www.hvacknowitall.com for HVAC articles and tips.
11/13/20201 hour, 6 seconds
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Chiller Evacuation Set Up

On this episode we discuss evacuation on a 75 ton McQuay chiller. Check out the article and videos https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/567966-the-science-of-evacuation-and-on-site-pull-down#.X6ms5mlyaDY Danfoss Cooling United Live on demand. https://w.tame.events/e/145364898
11/11/202019 minutes, 46 seconds
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Large Scale HVAC Project Management w/Jessie Hernandez

We talk to Jessie about her role as a VP and HVAC project manager. Jessie reveals her day to day experiences in dealing with inspectors, her crew and customers. Check out www.hvacknowitall.com and the HVAC Know It All Youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos
11/7/202053 minutes, 4 seconds
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Residential Flood Protection w/Steven Foss and Brandon Bruce from Stream Labs

We talk to Steve and Brandon about their product from Stream Labs that will help prevent flood damage in a home and detect micro water leaks. Save 8% on purchases at trutechtools.com with code knowitall, visit hvacknowitall.com for HVAC related articles and tips.
11/1/202046 minutes, 49 seconds
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Crawl Spaces, Attics and Sales w/Reyna O'neill

I had a great chat with Reyna about her career in the HVAC field, we talked about her hospitalization from attic heat exhaustion and her transition into sales.
10/23/202055 minutes
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Money As A Tool w/Caleb Guilliams

I take the opportunity to speak with Caleb about money and finances. Using money as a tool rather than chasing it is beneficial to all of us within the skilled trades. Click here to receive Caleb's free book. https://quaxel3.net/v1/t/c/137f1194-879e-038e-e716-2141bf8bc7ae/gm%3Ac422f01a-faa0-41d4-ae6a-d28ca8953fbe/gary%40hvacknowitall.com/?http%3A%2F%2FBetterWealth.com%2FHVAC=
10/16/202053 minutes, 8 seconds
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Skilled Trades Health and Wellness w/Dave Elliot

I talk to Dave about how we can be healthier individuals in the trades. It's important when you're young to preserve the body to increase your longevity.
10/13/20201 hour, 8 minutes, 8 seconds
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Building A Skilled Trades Business The Right Way w/Daniel Guest

I get a great opportunity to speak with Daniel, a triumphant ambassador for the skilled trades, a thoughtful leader and community advocate that is growing his business the right way!
10/7/202051 minutes, 47 seconds
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She's A Nerdy Girl Mechanic w/Sara Benoy

On this episode we get to know Sara, we learn about her nerdyness, her love for mechanical work and and her transition into the HVAC field. Sara also has a podcast called, Women Behind The Wrench. Cooling United Live https://w.tame.events/e/145364898
10/2/202056 minutes, 5 seconds
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Why Did The Roll Out Trip?

I pulled some audio from a service call I did last winter. The unit roll out switch had previously tripped and and was off again. Here are the steps I took to repair it. Danfoss Cooling United Live https://w.tame.events/e/145364898
9/24/20208 minutes, 57 seconds
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NATE CHP-5 Exams w/Anthony Spagnoli

We talk to Tony from Nate about their new CHP-5 exams that were released on July 1 2020. The 5 exams cover HVAC service, install, electrical, comfort/air flow and fundamentals.
9/18/202040 minutes, 36 seconds
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Virtual HVAC Training w/Doug Donovan from Interplay Learning

Very cool conversation with Doug about his virtual, on demand training platform. VR training is catching on and could be the go to for many industries in the coming years. For more info go to interplaylearning.com Testo Webinars Combustion Analysis and Safety https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6828482189246338320?source=gm   Testo Smart Probes: Work Smarter https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3903055581687854352?source=gm   Airflow & IAQ - Baseline Commercial HVAC systems for Health Crisis Mitigation https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7698834703072908048?source=gm   Understanding Superheat, Subcooling & Saturation https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4100185921920200208?source=gm  
9/16/202048 minutes, 43 seconds
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Smart Home Filtration w/Michael Petgrave

In this episode we talk to Michael about the Alvi filter, how it was born, how it works and how it performs compared to the standard pleated filter. Cool Unit Live by Danfoss https://w.tame.events/e/145364898
9/14/202042 minutes, 41 seconds
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How To Change Your Vacuum Pump Oil and When

It's debatable when to change your vacuum pump oil but no matter what method you use to make your decision, it still needs to be done. In this quickie podcast we talk Chang that and offer some tips to make your change go well. Vacuum pump oil change video https://youtu.be/rNqvWbxjre4 Boiling water at room temp video https://youtu.be/OMALAeAvKkg
9/10/20209 minutes, 58 seconds
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Heated Drive Way Install And The Rapping Plumber w/Danny Gronendyke

We talk to Danny G about his life as a plumber, a snow melt system he installed for his driveway and a unique rapping talent he is taking to new heights. Danfoss Cooling United Live https://w.tame.events/e/145364898 How To Check Micro Amp Video https://youtu.be/gV7vjjtpJ5c
9/9/202058 minutes, 32 seconds
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Open Breaker And Finding The Fault

On this episode I take you on another serivce call with me as I investigate an open breaker and find the fault. Here is the YouTube video link so you get a visual as well. https://youtu.be/wMKSE8gX5GM
8/28/202020 minutes, 7 seconds
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Carrier RTU Service Call - Compressor Won't Start

This podcast uses some extracted audio from a repair video of a Carrier RTU. The problem and repair were simple but not simple if you haven't experienced that specific issue yet. I also include a tip to get you going in a jam. Repair video https://youtu.be/Tgfk2ST6FVc
8/21/202012 minutes, 43 seconds
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Organic Refrigeration Discussion w/ Chris Caissie

On this episode we talk to Chris about refrigeration. We get into defrost, drain heaters, differences between AC and refrigeration and head master controls. Jamie Kitchen QandA https://youtu.be/zS18jm5PCVs Jet Gun video https://youtu.be/A-ntLZZp08I
8/19/202055 minutes, 43 seconds
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Charging Refrigerant As A Liquid w/Bryan Johnson

When charging refrigerant as liquid, we must take caution to ensure we aren't adding too much at once through the suction line to avoid liquid slugging of the compressor. Bryan Johnson from Bluon technical support joins me in the conversation.
8/14/202015 minutes, 8 seconds
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Work Life Balance And Why It's Important

Stress is a silent killer and can creep up in many forms and cause an array of health issues. It's important to find a work life balance...Before you burn out.
8/9/202010 minutes, 3 seconds
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Kansas City HVACing w/Hannah Dahlor

From the get go, off the hop, however you wanna phrase it, Hannah brings it on this podcast. Another female in the skilled trades that is dedicated and going places. Hannah also has a very interesting hobby we learn about during the interview.
7/31/20201 hour, 4 minutes, 19 seconds
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Troubleshooting Overcharge, Undercharge and Liquid Line Restrictions

On this episode I go through some common refrigerant side issues and how to troubleshoot them in the field. Supco M500 video https://youtu.be/wMG_E0sS2yk
7/24/202021 minutes, 34 seconds
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1st Year Apprentice And The Family Business w/Jessica Bannister

We speak to Jess about her switch over to HVAC/R apprentice from an administrative role and how she plans to take over the family business with her brother.
7/17/202046 minutes, 35 seconds
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When Is It Time To Switch Companies?

All HVAC techs out there wonder if the grass is greener somewhere else. No one really knows until the switch is made, but...Here are some factors that may help you decide if a switch is in the cards.
7/11/202017 minutes, 29 seconds
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Closed Loop Water Treatment w/Garett Selestow and Darren Wilkinson

We chat with Garett and Darren about closed loop water treatment systems, how to set them up and maintain a healthy system. We also talk about the X-Pot system and how it works. CompanyCam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
7/3/202055 minutes, 53 seconds
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The Perfect Technician Academy w/Dr. Thomas Moorman

We speak with Dr. Thomas Moorman, Provost of the Perfect Technician Academy about how the academy operates to help create skilled trades workers with a focus on military veterans. CompanyCam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
6/26/202058 minutes, 10 seconds
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HVAC Self Help Tips

Quikie podcast on how to seek out info, types of resources available and what you can do on your own to help your progression in HVAC. CompanyCam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac  https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
6/19/202014 minutes, 48 seconds
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Four Trades One Man w/Jonathan Diaczun

We talk to Jonathan, who lives in Edmonton, Alberta. Jonathan holds 3 licenses, plumbing, gas, and sheet metal and is currently in an apprenticeship for refrigeration. We discuss supermarket BMS, gas tickets and more. CompanyCam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
6/18/20201 hour, 19 minutes, 45 seconds
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From Four Year Degree To HVAC w/Matt Showers

We get to learn about Matt and his journey from college degree to HVAC tech. We hit on some other topics like hierarchy within small companies, and where the ceiling is. CompanyCam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
6/11/20201 hour, 11 minutes, 37 seconds
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Skilled Trades Coaching w/Ken (Coach) Midgett

On this episode we talk to Ken about when and where we should start promoting the trades to young kids. We talk about the rise of women in trades and discuss how Ken rolls in the classroom, helping to build blue collar professionals. Danfoss Ref Tools App https://bit.ly/DownloadRefTools Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
6/4/20201 hour, 6 minutes, 11 seconds
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The Right Service Call Approach

Quick micro podcast on how to approach a service call and what should be checked before moving on to the next step. CompanyCam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
5/27/202016 minutes, 55 seconds
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Walk-In Box Education w/John Broughton

I talk to John Broughton from Danfoss to discuss walk in box construction, design considerations, defrost, and refrigerants. Sign up for the Danfoss News Letter https://bit.ly/DanfossCoolingNewsletter CompanyCam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
5/19/202035 minutes, 36 seconds
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Indoor Air Quality And UV Lights w/Brandon Glancy

I speak to Brandon Glancy of Aprilaire about the main factors of indoor air quality. We touch on UV lights, as they are a polarizing topic at the moment. Company Cam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
5/12/20201 hour, 21 minutes, 21 seconds
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Covid 19 HVACing in NYC, On Call Schedules and Aaon Discussion w/Mike Clark and Matt Waxer

I get together with Mike and Matt, previous guests of the show. Mike tells us about his journey through Covid 19 in New York City, we discuss on call schedules and Aaon units. CompanyCam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Danfoss Webinars https://www.danfoss.com/en/about-danfoss/news/dcs/learn-under-lockdown-sign-up-for-our-webinars/ Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
5/5/20201 hour, 30 minutes, 5 seconds
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Sensi Predict And Measure Quick w/Brian Feenie and Jim Bergmann

We speak to Brian Feenie of Emerson and Jim Bergmann from Measure Quick to find out more about Sensi Predict. In essence, Sensi Predict uses 10 sensors to monitor HVAC system performance over time to help predict failures. Meausre Quick is implemented to bench mark original system performance. Check out the link for more info... https://climate.emerson.com/en-us/brands/sensi/sensi-predict-for-contractors/contractor-sign-up Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
4/27/20201 hour, 5 minutes, 7 seconds
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Air Flow Ignorant: No More w/Will Clayton

It was super awesome to talk with air flow expert Will Clayton on air flow test and balance methods. I learned a ton and so will you. My YouTube video https://youtu.be/tsLgkRaEyBY Danfoss Inforgrams https://infogram.com/danfosscool Company Cam https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
4/21/20201 hour, 4 minutes, 17 seconds
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Blue Collar Tech Support By: Blue Collar Guru

So...I've gone and done it. I'm all in with my app idea to help connect the blue collar industry. An industry that is in need of constant information and help.
4/16/202017 minutes, 46 seconds
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Creating Solutions For The HVAC Industry w/Mike Mabry and Will Frey From Bluon

Will and Mike pop onto the podcast to discuss many interesting topics including slashed budgets for new equipment, tech support, and unique solution for Trane Intelipaks.
4/14/202053 minutes, 55 seconds
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Ecobee Home IQ w/Andy Kahn And Rob Cammalleri

We chat with Andy and Rob about Ecobee products, Home IQ and solutions for residential and commercial applications. Company Cam. https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.youtube.com/user/DanfossCool Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
4/8/202058 minutes, 31 seconds
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Social Distancing For Mechanical Trades Via Technology w/Aaron Salow From XOi Technologies

We speak to Aaron Salow from XOi Technologies on how their platform can help with social distancing for the mechanical trades. Aaron has also put together an awesome offer through the the summer. For more info email [email protected]. Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/ Check out Company Cam for your free trial https://companycam.com/hvacknowitall
4/2/202049 minutes, 29 seconds
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My First HVAC Job

As I drove by the first shop I ever worked at, the memories came storming back. These are a couple of stories from my first HVAC job. Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
3/30/202016 minutes, 33 seconds
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IoT Water Management w/Adam Bartman From Reed

We talk to Adam about his journey as a plumber and creating a water management solution from scratch. Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
3/27/202054 minutes, 25 seconds
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Excellent HVAC Round Table Discussion w/Ken Goodrich and Matt Waxer

What a great discussion with Ken Goodrich, CEO of Goettl Air Conditioning and Matt Waxer, a PHD in developmental cognitive neuroscience and now HVAC Tech. We discuss system building, new automated meaurement methods and of course Matt and Ken's Journey. https://www.google.com/aclk?sa=l&ai=DChcSEwjL7Iz0gKfoAhUhh1sKHXD1DygYABADGgJ5bQ&ae=2&sig=AOD64_0fICdkj379iD9VVBWZ0DG56ilgnQ&q&adurl&ved=2ahUKEwjRmIT0gKfoAhVJCs0KHcWfApIQ0Qx6BAgYEAE. https://youtu.be/rNqvWbxjre4 Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
3/19/20201 hour, 28 minutes, 5 seconds
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8 Steps To A Successful Service Call w/Greg Fox

I get the priviledge to speak with Greg Fox from Fox Family HVAC and we get his thoughts on how to start and complete a service call successfully. Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https: https://www.youtube.com/user/DanfossCool Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
3/12/20201 hour, 2 minutes, 53 seconds
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Respect Thy Electrical w/Frank Bond

Great discussion with Frank on a few topics pertaining to electrical safey, electrical tools and anecdotal discussion. Free CMPX passes, use code HVACknowitall20 cmpx.ca. How a non contact voltage stick works https://voltstick.com/how-to-av/videos-and-blogs/how-does-voltstick-work Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
3/5/202050 minutes, 31 seconds
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Frozen Coils Will Kill Evaporator Efficiency

On this quick micro podcast I cover a call I responded to on a Darwin Chamber that was not reaching set point. Check out the video https://youtu.be/Dfj99DSYaWs. Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
3/1/20206 minutes, 8 seconds
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HVAC Commercial Sales w/ Daniel Allison

On this podcast I chat with Daniel about his positive outlook on life and HVAC commerical sales. https://infogram.com/danfosscool https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall/ Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
2/28/202046 minutes, 15 seconds
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Oil Sands HVACing w/Ivan Dykeman

I speak to Ivan about his experience as an oil sands HVAC technician in Alberta Canada. Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
2/19/202048 minutes, 45 seconds
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High Superheat High Discharge Temperature - Not Good

On this episode, I go over call a recent call I was on. The compressor of a heater/chiller was shutting down during process, let's find out why. Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
2/11/202018 minutes, 42 seconds
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Loving HVAC After Battling Addiction w/ Rob Vanalst

I got to talk to Rob about his struggle and journey through addiction, how he overcame it and how he is now HVACing with the rest of us. Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Danfoss https://www.danfoss.com/en/ Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/ XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Save 8% off at Trutech Tools using promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/
2/7/202049 minutes, 41 seconds
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HVAC Business Start Up From A Three Year Owner w/Stephen Dorst

On this episode we speak to Stephen Dorst, owner of Pro Air in the San Francisco area. He talks about his journey on starting up his HVAC business. Danfoss YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/user/DanfossGroup. Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com/. Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/. XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
2/1/202043 minutes, 11 seconds
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R22 Replacement Refrigerant Podcast w/Jed Kennedy and Nate Facine

On this episode we speak to Jed and Nate from Bluon about their R22 replacment TdX 20 (R458A). XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/. Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall. Navac http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/. Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-465/p/0563-0465. Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/. Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/
1/30/202048 minutes, 18 seconds
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Commercial HVAC Service Manager Chat w/Jason Urich

On this episode we talk with Jason about his role as a commercial HVAC service manager. Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall. Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/. Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/. Navac https://navacglobal.com/. Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/. XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/. Hirago.com
1/25/202056 minutes, 7 seconds
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Pump Cavitation and Impeller Damage w/Peter Wolff

On this episode we talk with Peter Wolff from Armstrong Fluid Technology. We discuss, pump cavitation and the damage it can cause to pump impellers. Save 8% at https://www.trutechtools.com/ using code knowitall. Armstrong Cavitation webinar http://info.armstrongfluidtechnology.com/lp-cavitation-replay-0-0. Cavitation YouTube Video https://youtu.be/0dd6AlyOnfc. Chinook Filter Cleaner https://www.coolairproducts.net/chinook-1lt/. Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/. Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/. Navac https://navacglobal.com/. Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall. CMPX https://www.cmpxshow.com/cmpx-welcome.cfm?main=17
1/18/202030 minutes, 7 seconds
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From Battling Depression To Badass HVACer w/Scott Kline

On this episode, we speak to Scott Kline, a senior HVAC technician out of Pennsylvania. Scott hit hard times in his younger years suffering from depression and contemplated taking his own life. Scott has offered up personal counseling to anyone that could use an ear. Scott's email [email protected] Scott's phone number 5704953580. Navac https://navacglobal.com/. Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/. Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/. Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/. CMPX Show http://www.cmxshow.com/.
1/13/202058 minutes, 38 seconds
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Random HVAC Thoughts Part 2

On this episode I discuss randomly, static electricity when charging through a manifold, R22 replacement plans, and high limit switch propaganda. Save 8% at https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall. XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/. Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/. Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/. Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/
1/8/202019 minutes, 49 seconds
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Firing Valve Tip and Fresh Air Damper Problem

On this episode, I go through a couple of recent service calls, one where I utilized the firing valve. I also walk through a problem and fix on a fresh air damper (Economizer) problem. Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
12/31/201913 minutes, 48 seconds
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Down East HVAC w/Liz Sandwith

On this episode we talk with Liz Sandwith, a Candian HVAC Tech. We talk about her story and achievements as she works along side her husband, also an HVAC Tech. Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall Danfoss TXV eLesson https://danfoss-catalog.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/EU2PRD0064/guest/ledetail/cours000000000011569?returnurl=guest/searchresult/txv+installation/LEARNINGEVENT,OFFERINGTEMPLATE,CERTIFICATION,CURRICULUM,OFFERING,PACKAGE,LXPCONTENT Flir CM275 Clamp Meter https://www.flir.ca/products/cm275/
12/21/201943 minutes, 51 seconds
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Defrost Time Clock Problem

On this episode I cover a recent service call that had me frustrated with a freezer defrost time clock circuit. Save 8% at https://www.trutechtools.com/ using promo code knowitall. Testo 316-3 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-316-3/p/0563-3163 Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com/sealants/ Navac NRDD https://www.trutechtools.com/search.asp?keyword=NRDD+ XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
12/18/201915 minutes, 46 seconds
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Running An HVAC Company At 24 w/Callen Kusmik

We talk to Callen about his experience running a mid sized HVAC comapny at 24 years of age. Save 8% at https://www.trutechtools.com/ using promo code knowitall. Bluon https://www.bluonenergy.com/ Danfoss eLesson https://danfoss-catalog.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/EU2PRD0064/guest/ledetail/cours000000000011569?returnurl=guest%2Fsearchresult%2Ftxv+installation%2FLEARNINGEVENT%2COFFERINGTEMPLATE%2CCERTIFICATION%2CCURRICULUM%2COFFERING%2CPACKAGE%2CLXPCONTENT Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
12/14/201930 minutes, 45 seconds
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Generating Business In The Skilled Trades With Personal Branding and SEO w/Matt Bertram

We talk to Matt Bertram about self branding and search engine optimization to generate more business in the skilled trades. Testo Fall Promo https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/Company_news_campaigns_autumn-19_promo Navac Fall Promo https://navacglobal.com/fall-promotion-poster_v2/ Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com/nylog-blue/ Digital Torque Wrench https://yellowjacket.com/product/digital-adjustable-torque-wrench/ Check out Matt's Book...https://www.buildyourbrandmania.com/
12/10/201956 minutes, 35 seconds
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After Hours Low Voltage Short

Low voltage electrical shorts can be difficult to track. Add in after hours, snow, working in the dark and it's a perfect storm for a good HVAC story. Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
12/6/201913 minutes, 56 seconds
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Combustion Analysis w/Jim Bergmann

On this episode I pick Jim's brain on some combustion analysis tips and best practices. Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com/ with promo code knowitall. See Jim's combustion analyzer guide here https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=https://www.trutechtools.com/assets/images/EducationalMaterials/TruTech%2520Tools%2520%2520Combustion%2520Guide.pdf&ved=2ahUKEwilmoiAlp3mAhWrVN8KHS4_CVkQFjAAegQIBRAB&usg=AOvVaw3p6Tm4FmBpqE31zpq51Ady Yellow Jacket Tubing Video https://youtu.be/nhSSbDOJUNM Testo Smart Probes https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/smartprobes Navac https://navacglobal.com/
12/4/201935 minutes, 56 seconds
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Manufacturer "Voids" The Warranty Discussion w/Bryan Orr

In this episode, Bryan and I hook up to discuss why technicians take so much stock in the, "it will void the warranty" if you do this...or do that! Xoi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall Save 8% off at https://www.trutechtools.com/ Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/product/wrap-around-heater-for-refrigerant-cylinder/
11/28/201949 minutes, 21 seconds
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Business Management Solutions w/Jake Gibson from Phyxter

On this episode I speak to Jake about his journey from HVAC tech to the app/software business. Phyxter came from an idea and is now being executed to help HVAC techs and business owners. Check out the Phyxter app and this link https://websites.phyxter.ai/a/hvacknowitall Check out https://www.hirago.com/ for job opportunities BigBlu https://www.refrigtech.com/leak-detectors/ Air Balancing by Jason Rende https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/home-blog/357552-air-balancing-by-jason-rende Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Danfoss Micro Channel eLesseon https://danfoss-catalog.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/EU2PRD0064/guest/ledetail/cours000000000011568
11/27/201941 minutes, 32 seconds
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Extensive Product Testing and Air Flow Tool Reviews

In this episode I break down the extensive testing I have done on AC Smart Seal Quick Shot. I also give a quick review of the Testo 410i rotating vane anemometer and the Testo 405i hot wire anemometer. AC Smart Seal Quick Shot https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Viper Wet Rag https://www.refrigtech.com/wetrag/ Danfoss Filter Drier eLesson https://danfoss-catalog.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/EU2PRD0064/guest/ledetail/cours000000000011566 Testo 410i https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-410i/p/0560-1410 Testo 405ihttps://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-405i/p/0560-1405 Save 8% on your purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ using promo code knowitall
11/22/201921 minutes, 34 seconds
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HVAC Entertainment w/Chris Keddie

Chris and I discuss his HVAC story and how he has found a calling entertaining us with his wit, humour and love for music...Keeping the content HVAC related. Use promo code knowitall at https://www.trutechtools.com/ to save 8% off your purchase Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Yellow Jacket Heating Blanket https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/166799-raise-refrigerant-tank-pressure-for-easier-charging-in-cold-weather Testo 300 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-300-combustion-analyzer/p/0564-3002-83 https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/facebook-branded-content-what-marketers-need-to-know/ https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/creating-branded-content-instagram-what-marketers-need-to-know/
11/20/20191 hour, 7 minutes, 5 seconds
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Manufacturer Warranty Rant

Voiding manufacturer warranty.... Are you willing to step outside your comfort zone when a solution may result in voiding warranty? I give my thoughts and a couple of real world examples. Yellow Jacket Pickhttps://yellowjacket.com/product/gasket-remover-tool/ Navac Battery Operated Flaring Tool https://navacglobal.com/product/cordless-power-flare-nef6li/ Testo 300 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-300-combustion-analyzer/p/0564-3002-83
11/13/201914 minutes, 35 seconds
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Flame Sensor Issues and Important Electrical Saftey Tip

On this podcast I cover a real important safety tip that every tech should be aware of. I also discuss indoor environments that could potentially effect flame sensors on gas fired equipment. Testo 745 https://www.trutechtools.com/5907450 Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com/nylog-blue/ Yellow Jacket Modified Needle Valve https://yellowjacket.com/product/modified-needle-valve/
11/8/201910 minutes, 33 seconds
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How Condenser Flood Back Controls Work To Maintain Head Pressure In Low Ambient Conditions

On this episode I speak about condenser flood back controls and how they work to maintain system head pressure in low ambient conditions. We cover the ORI, ORD and OROA valves. Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Use Promo Code knowitall at https://www.trutechtools.com/ and save 8% on your purchase Check out https://www.hirago.com/ for skilled trade employment opportunities
11/7/201919 minutes, 51 seconds
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Carbon Monoxide PPM Facts And UEI Carbon Monoxide Meter Reveiw

Carbon monoxide is a silent killer, having personal protection against it is a non discussion for HVAC techs. I run a quick review on the UEI Wireless Carbon Monoxide Meter and discuss some CO facts as it pertains to health. Save 8% on this meter at Trutechtools.com with promo code knowitall https://www.trutechtools.com/UEI-COA2-Wireless-Carbon-Monoxide-Detector Testo 300 https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/testo300 Navac https://navacglobal.com/
11/1/201914 minutes, 58 seconds
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Calculating Actual Heat Output Of An RTU

In this episode I run through an exercise that had me using the Testo 405i and 605i Smart Probes to determine the actual heat output of a rooftop unit. Testo Smart Probes https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/smartprobes AC Smart Seal https://www.trutechtools.com/AC-SmartSeal-Quick-Shot?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIxKSq9JjC5QIVEZSzCh1zWAAlEAAYASAAEgL-JvD_BwE Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
10/29/201912 minutes, 39 seconds
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Blue Collar Woman w/Melissa Yarb

The skilled trades are quickly filling up with females, this is not only refreshing but a glimpse into the future of the "Blue Collar" industry. I talk to Melissa Yarb, an HVAC installer out of Clearwater Florida on her experience in the trades. NAVAC Core Removal Tool https://www.trutechtools.com/NAVAC-NVR1-VCRT Big Blu Leak Detector https://www.refrigtech.com/big-blu/ Save 8% at trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
10/25/201934 minutes, 42 seconds
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New Part Failure, Or Something Else?

On this micro podcast I go through some recent troubleshooting on a Lennox Packaged Rooftop Unit. The main control board on the unit originally would not create a spark in heating mode to light the burner. I replaced the board....Listen to find out what happened next. Housecall Pro first month for $19.00 https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall Testo 300 https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/testo300 Danfoss http://bit.ly/CoolingUnitedHVACKnowItAll Save 8% at trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall Hirago is a trades only hiring platform check them out hirago.com
10/22/20199 minutes, 21 seconds
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The Inquiring Mind Of An HVAC Apprentice w/Chase Jacht

I talk to Chase Jacht, a 23 year old HVAC apprentice out of the Atlanta area who has impressed me with his online inquires, prompting him to learn and be the best tech he can be. XOi Technologies Free Demo, use code techpromo http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Yellow Jacket Pick https://yellowjacket.com/product/gasket-remover-tool/ Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com/nylog-blue/ Chinook https://www.coolairproducts.net/chinook-1lt/ Save 8% on your purchase at trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out
10/17/201939 minutes, 31 seconds
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Make Up Air Units: A Quick Discussion

In this episode I touch on make up air units, applications, types and a job I did back in day, where I wired in sail switches to interlocking exhaust fans. Testo 317-3 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-317-3/p/0632-3173 Cooling United Support Hub https://www.danfoss.com/en/service-and-support/fix-and-troubleshooting/cooling-support-for-installers-and-wholesalers/?utm_source=influencer&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=dcs_cooling_united_support_hub&utm_content=HVAC_Know_It_All_Cooling_United_Support_Hub Chinook Filter Cleaner https://www.coolairproducts.net/chinook-1lt/ House Call Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall https://www.hvacknowitall.com/blogs/blog/244266-make-up-air-units-explained
10/15/201911 minutes, 10 seconds
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Using A Hiring Platform To Find Skilled Trade Opportunities w/Steven Gurley from Hirago.com

I speak to Steven Gurley, co-founder of https://www.hirago.com/ about how he transitioned from Hollywood to helping skilled trades companies. We discuss the need for skilled trades workers and how Hirago is set to fill the gaps of shop owners needs and provide opportunity for skilled trades workers. Save 8% at trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com/nylog-blue/ Yellow Jacket Digital Torque Wrench https://yellowjacket.com/product/digital-adjustable-torque-wrench/ Navac Battery Powered Flaring Tool https://navacglobal.com/hvac-r-tools-leader-navac-inc-introduces-new-cordless-automatic-flaring-tool/ XOi Technologies Free 30 day demo http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
10/11/201938 minutes, 32 seconds
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How Paperless Dispatching Systems Help: An Honest Review w/ Texas from Texas

In this episode we speak with Texas, an HVAC business owner from Texas. He gives us a complete and honest review of Housecall Pro dispatching and invoicing software and how it has helped his business. Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall Navac Fall Promo https://navacglobal.com/ Testo Fall Promo https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/Company_news_campaigns_autumn-19_promo Hirago https://www.hirago.com/
10/9/201917 minutes, 42 seconds
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Filter Drier Best Practices and Myths w/Henry Papa

I talk to Henry Papa from Parker Sporlan about filter drier best practices and myths. Great episode. Hirago.com "Best In Trade" Testo 300 https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/testo300 Navac Battery Operated Pump https://www.achrnews.com/articles/141657-2019-dealer-design-awards-electronic-hand-tools Viper Coil Coating https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-coil-coating/ XOi Technologies Promo (use promo code techpromo) http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
10/4/201939 minutes, 28 seconds
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Cheaper Is Not Always Better

In this episode I speak on a recent experience that directly effects my life as a service tech. Customers looking for a cheaper price should beware. Navac NRDD https://www.trutechtools.com/NAVAC-NRDD-Brushless-DC-Recovery-Unit save 8% with promo code knowitall Testo 300 https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/testo300 Yellow Jacket yellowjacket.com XOi Technologies 30 day promo http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
9/30/201917 minutes, 7 seconds
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My HVAC Life w/Josh Zolin

The tables are turned, I am interviewed by Josh Zolin on his, Blue Is The New White Podcast. Josh asked me some great questions during the interview and I had I great time. Save 8% on your purchase at trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall. Save on Testo with the link below https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Viper Coil Cleaner https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-aerosol/ Houscall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall Danfoss Low GWP Tool https://www.danfoss.com/en/service-and-support/downloads/dcs/low-gwp-refrigerants-app/?utm_source=influencer&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=dcs_low_GWP_tool_hvac_know_it_all&utm_content=LowGWPTool_HVAC_Know_It_All#tab-overview
9/27/201947 minutes, 6 seconds
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Using A Megger

I've pulled put my megohmmeter on many occasions and it's proven to be valuable everytime. Listen as I go through this service call step by step. Navac Flaring Tool https://www.trutechtools.com/NAVAC-NEF6Li-Cordless-Power-Flaring-Tool?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIrey2mPXs5AIVGo3ICh1HtAtZEAAYASAAEgKtYvD_BwE Save 8% on this tool at trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall Testo Smart Probes https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/smartprobes Yellow Jacket Gas Retention Valve https://yellowjacket.com/product/gas-retention-valve/ XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ use code techpromo
9/25/201910 minutes, 18 seconds
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The Future Of Tech Support Created By Vision w/Aaron Salow

I talk with Aaron Salow of XOi Technologies about their Vision platform and how it's changing the landscape of tech support in the Electrical and Mecanical Trades, including HVAC. Check out the 30 day free demo and $500.00 cash reward. http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Use promo code techpromo Danfoss Refrigerant Week http://bit.ly/RefWeekHVACKnowItAll Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall Save 8% with promo code knowitall at trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall
9/19/201944 minutes
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TXV Stuck Open

I discuss a recent call where the TX valve was causing a flooded evaporator due to over feeding. Listen as I go through the symptoms. Testo Smart Probes https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/smartprobes Navac Fall Promo https://navacglobal.com/# Yellow Jacket Service Wrench https://yellowjacket.com/product/service-wrench-and-adapter/ XOi Technologies Promo http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Use promo code "techpromo"
9/16/201916 minutes, 1 second
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No Refrigerant Gauges No Worries w/Jim Bergmann

I talk to Jim Bergmann about not using refrigerant gauges on systems when performing air conditioning preventative maintenance. We discuss how Measure Quick can help speed things up with its non evasive testing. Measure Quick https://www.measurequick.com/ Danfoss Refrigerant Week https://www.danfoss.com/en/about-danfoss/our-businesses/cooling/refrigerants-and-energy-efficiency/danfoss-refrigerant-transition-center/?utm_source=influencer&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=dcs_refrigerant_week_2019_hvacknowitall&utm_content=HVAC_Know_It_All_Ref_Week Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
9/13/20191 hour, 8 minutes, 48 seconds
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A Non Condensables Story

A story of my first experience with non condensables, how it was fixed and why I'll never forget to use a solenoid magnet ever again. Use promo code "knowitall" at trutechtools.com to save 8% on your purchase. Testo Gen 2 Smart Probes are compatible with the MeasureQuick app https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/smartprobes Navac Battery https://navacglobal.com/hvac-r-tools-leader-navac-inc-introduces-new-cordless-automatic-flaring-tool/ XOi Technologies Free Demo, use promo code "techpromo" http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
9/10/20198 minutes, 50 seconds
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Technicians And Human Skills w/Brigham Dickinson

Brigham Dickinson of Power Selling Pros brings us an interesting conversation regarding technicians and their human skills and reaching customers on an emotional level. Yellow Jacket Digital Torque Wrench https://yellowjacket.com/product/digital-adjustable-torque-wrench/ Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com/nylog-blue/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
9/6/201944 minutes, 26 seconds
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The Confident Technician

Confidence as an HVAC technician is crucial to your success but it must be built over time through experience and mistakes. Navac Battery Powered Flaring Tool https://navacglobal.com/product/cordless-power-flare-nef6li/ Testo 300 https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/testo300 XOi Technologies Promo http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
9/3/20199 minutes, 15 seconds
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Navac HVAC Tool Education w/Kevan Mayer

Kevan hops on the podcast to talk Navac products in an educational way. We talk recovery machines, vacuum pumps and evacuation procedures, smart charging and powered flaring. All tools discussed are available at trutechtools.com. Use promo code knowitall to save 8% on your purchase. Testo 300 https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/testo300 Yellow Jacket Temperature Strap https://yellowjacket.com/product/adjustable-temperature-probe-strap/ XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/
8/28/201950 minutes, 30 seconds
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Portable Air Conditioner Call

A small two ton portable air conditioning unit threw me for a loop. It was cycling on and off after a condensate pump clean out. Listen to how I solved the problem. Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Houscall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
8/27/20196 minutes, 39 seconds
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Danfoss Learning And Danfoss Apps w/Brian Dail

In this episode we hook up with Brian Dail of Danfoss to discuss the Magnetic Tool App, The TXV Superhear Tuner App and Danfoss Learing modules. Magnetic Tool https://www.danfoss.com/en/service-and-support/downloads/dcs/magnetic-tool/?utm_source=HVAC_Know_It_All&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=DCS_Influencer&utm_content=dcs_hvac_know_it_all_promos#tab-overview TXV SuperHeat Tuner https://www.danfoss.com/en/service-and-support/downloads/dcs/txv-superheat-tuner/?utm_source=HVAC_Know_It_All&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=DCS_Influencer&utm_content=dcs_hvac_know_it_all_TXV_SH_Tunter_promo#tab-overview Danfoss Learning https://www.danfoss.com/en/service-and-support/learning/?utm_source=HVAC_Know_It_All&utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=DCS_Influencer&utm_content=dcs_hvac_know_it_all_danfoss_learning
8/22/201930 minutes, 58 seconds
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My Residential Service Call

A good friend needed help with her AC after calling in an HVAC company that walked away leaving the system off and zero options going forward. I handled it in the most economical way possible...Listen to find out more. https://www.coolairproducts.net/ XOi Demo http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
8/21/20199 minutes, 10 seconds
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Micro Podcast Nitrogen Brazing And Why We Do It

In this micro episode, we talk about the advantages of nitrogen brazing. Why it is a must these days and what can happen if we don't practice this method. Testo 300 https://www.testo.com/en-MY/products/testo-300. XOi Technologies http://www.xoi.io/hvac-know-it-all-demo/ HouseCall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
8/16/20197 minutes, 6 seconds
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BlueCollar Round Table

Got invited by Greg Crumpton, to sit in with himself and Sean Heath of Market Scale to discuss the trades and and blue collar industries.
8/9/201924 minutes
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Social Media As An HVAC Tool w/Eric Vanderford

We hook up with Eric to discuss how social media has helped him grow the HVAC company he currently works at. We also chat about how social media can help you discover new techniques and tools, and how it can challenge you to step up your HVAC game!
8/2/201935 minutes, 24 seconds
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Micro Podcast: Single Phase Vs. Three Phase Compressors and Emerson Scott-Tee Three Phase

On this micro podcast we discuss the difference between single phase and three phase compressor windings. We also touch on the Emerson Scott-Tee three phase compressor.
7/29/20197 minutes, 11 seconds
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HVAC Life Micro Podcast: New YJ Temperature Strap and Double Checking Parts At The Supply House

Yellow Jacket has just launched their new temperature strap and is compatible with the P51 digital gauges and Mantooth Probes. Check all parts before the leave the supply house to ensure they're correct is a must these days. I've been burned before. Yellow Jacket Temperature Strap https://yellowjacket.com/product/adjustable-temperature-probe-strap/ Save 8% on your tool purchase at trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall. Testo Preferred Pricing Link https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos
7/22/20193 minutes, 3 seconds
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Work Order Software w/Roland Lightenberg

In this episode we talk with Roland Lightenberg, co-founder of Housecall Pro, field service software...or work order software. We discuss the past, present and future of the niche industry and what eventually lead to the creation of Housecall Pro. HappyHVACing! housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall Save 8% on your purchase at trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out. Preferred Testo pricing link https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Testo 470 Tachometer https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-470/p/0563-0470 Navac NP2DLM https://navacglobal.com/product/smart-vacuum-pumps-np2dlm/
7/20/201940 minutes, 57 seconds
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HVAC Life Micro Podcast: Staying Hydrated

In hot weather, it's extremely important to say hydrated. I put together some info on this subject to share. Happy HVACing! Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com/ using promo code knowitall. Save on Testo at trutechtools.com using this link https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for tips and articles. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Viper Pan and Drain Treatment https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-pan-and-drain-treatment/
7/15/20196 minutes, 10 seconds
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Standing Tall and Switching Companies w/Jamie Christensen

In this awesome interview with Jamie, we learn about his personal struggles and how he overcame them and broke through to HVAC badass status.   Jamie also shares his experience switching companies and what lead to his decision.   Save 8% at  https://www.trutechtools.com/ using promo code knowitall. Save on Testo at Trutech Tools with this link https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Housecall Pro  https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall  Visit  https://www.hvacknowitall.com/ for HVAC articles and tips. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Yellow Jacket YJII https://yellowjacket.com/product/yjii-vacuum-pump-5-cfm/ Nylog https://yellowjacket.com/product/yjii-vacuum-pump-5-cfm/ Cool Air Products  https://www.coolairproducts.net/ 
7/13/20191 hour, 11 minutes, 46 seconds
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HVAC Life Micro Podcast: Tachometer Uses And Checking Your Set Ups

Tachometers can be a very useful tool out in the field to check RPMs (rotations per minute) on motor shafts during troubleshooting or commissioning. Also, check your set ups...whether it be leak testing, evacuation or other to ensure the process goes smooth. Save 8% on your tool purchase at trutechtools.com with promo code knowitall at check out. Save on Testo at trutechtools.com with link below. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Testo 470 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-470/p/0563-0470 Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for tips and articles. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos
7/10/20196 minutes, 42 seconds
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HVAC Life Micro Podcast: Traffic, Parking and Seagulls

The first of many HVAC Life Micro Podcasts discussing trade life and the daily grind. On this episode I discuss my experience with driving to and parking at a building in a downtown core. Also, seagulls on roofs and how they effect our jobs as techs. Save 8%on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall. Save on Testo at trutechtools.com using link below. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Navac Promo https://navacglobal.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Instant-Summer-Savings-2019-NRDD.pdf Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos
7/9/20198 minutes, 52 seconds
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Confessions Of An HVAC Apprentice w/Isaias Montes

Becoming and surviving as an HVAC apprentice can be difficult. With the right approach and mentality success can be achieved. Listen as speak with Isaias about his experiences in the first three years of his HVAC career. Happy HVACing! Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out. Save on Testo with this preferred pricing link. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo Air Flow Products https://www.testo.com/en-US/applications/applications_hvacr_ventilation_and_air_conditioning_systems Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/product/series-41-digital-manifold/ Cool Air Products https://www.coolairproducts.net/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
6/28/201949 minutes, 57 seconds
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High Rise HVAC w/Mario Gomez

I get Mario back on the podcast to discuss his experience with high rise HVAC systems and set ups in Los Angels, California. Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out. Use link for preferred Testo pricing at Trutech Tools https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Testo Gen 2 Smart Probes https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/smartprobes Navac NRDD https://navacglobal.com/product/compact-recovery-unit-nrdd/ Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/product/precision-torque-wrench/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net/ Viper Pan and Drain Treatment https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-pan-and-drain-treatment/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
6/19/201952 minutes, 4 seconds
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Freeze Dryers w/Rob Capello

On this episode, we speak to Rob Capello regarding freeze dryers, their application, and how they work. Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out. Save on Testo using the preferred pricing link. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for tips and articles Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo 316-3 https://www.testo.com/en-NZ/testo-316-3/p/0563-3163 Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/product/gas-retention-valve/ Danfoss Magnetic Tool https://www.danfoss.com/en/service-and-support/downloads/dcs/magnetic-tool/#tab-overview Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net/ Viper Nickel Free Ice Machine Cleaner https://www.refrigtech.com/ice-machine-cleaning/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
6/10/201953 minutes, 25 seconds
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Blue Collar Take Over w/Josh Zolin

I had a great opportunity to speak with Josh Zolin, CEO of Windy Equipment in Arizona, about his new book, Blue Is The New White: The Best Path To Success No One Told You About-Until Now.   The book launched on May 28, 2019 and takes a deep dive into the skilled trades gap we are currently facing.   Check out the book here on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07RDMPYDB Check out the official book website here https://blueisthenewwhite.com/ Save 8% on your purchase at   https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out.  Save on Testo with this preferred pricing link https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit  https://www.hvacknowitall.com/ for tips and articles. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Navac  https://navacglobal.com/product/wireless-refrigerant-scale-nrs2i01/  Yellow Jacket Omni  https://yellowjacket.com/product/omni-digital-vacuum-gauge/  Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net/ Viper Evap + https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-evap-plus/  Housecall Pro  https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall 
5/29/20191 hour, 9 minutes, 23 seconds
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Chiller Maintenance w/Brandi Ferenc

Centrifugal chillers are a specialized part of the HVAC industry and Brandi Ferenc knows her stuff. She takes us through the the steps of chiller maintenance and also explains the Eddy current test. Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall. Save on Testo with this preferred pricing link. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform 51 Seconds To 500 Microns w/TruTech Tools https://youtu.be/eGLYAmjWkvA Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI76-Esbqw4gIVDRQMCh3lMwsxEAAYASAAEgKswfD_BwE Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
5/23/20191 hour, 7 minutes, 43 seconds
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Vogt Ice Machine Discussion w/Daryl Bird

I caught up with an old co worker, Daryl Bird. He wanted to talk about his experience with a Vogt ice machine he works on. We also have a short discussion on R22 replacements and DOA equipment. Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com with promo code knowitall. Save on Testo with this preferred pricing link. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Navac https://navacglobal.com/ Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/ Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
5/16/201954 minutes, 1 second
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Random HVAC Thoughts

I re-visit the HVAC sixth sense and discuss ways to troubleshoot without tools or gauges. Also, it's okay to make mistakes as long as you learn from them...Failure is not a thing, you either learn or succeed. Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out. See link below for preferred Testo pricing. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo Spring Promo https://www.testo.com/en-US/springpromo Navac Hydraulic Pipe Expander https://navacglobal.com/product/hydraulic-expander-nte11h/ Yellow Jacket Plus II https://yellowjacket.com/product/yjii-vacuum-pump-5-cfm/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
5/10/201944 minutes, 14 seconds
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Science of Leak Bubbles w/John Pastorello

On this episode we speak to John Pastorello, CEO of Refrigeration Technologies about the science behind Big Blu soap bubbles and other products such as Nylog and Viper Wet Rag. Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out. See preferred testo pricing link below. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/ Navac https://navacglobal.com Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
5/4/20191 hour, 16 minutes, 36 seconds
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Refrigerant Dangers w/Kevin Gleason

On this episode we talk to HVAC veteran, Kevin Gleason about the dangers of refrigerant. Kevin also tells a story close to his own heart regarding a refrigerant huffing incident. Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out. Check out the link below for preferred Testo pricing. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-smart-probes-ac-and-refrigeration-test-kit/p/0563-0002-02 Navac 2 cfm Pump Kit at Trutech Tools https://www.trutechtools.com/NAVAC-2CFM-Cordless-Vacuum-Pump-Kit-by-TruTech-Tools Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com Cool Air Products https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=http://www.coolairproducts.net/&ved=2ahUKEwiC3qus2_XhAhWFjlkKHefIBOMQFjAAegQIBxAD&usg=AOvVaw1QzeVavlDB4BdlUBu8qVKW Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
4/29/20191 hour, 17 minutes, 7 seconds
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US Oil Embargo and How It Changed HVAC w/ Ian McTeer

On this episode we speak to Ian, retired HVAC technician, about his article in HPAC magazine entitled, Hybrid Mechanical Systems: Here Comes the Future. After the US oil embargo...The HVAC industry, as it appears changed forever. Click the link to read Ian's article. https://www.hpacmag.com/features/hybrid-mechanical-systems-here-comes-the-future/ Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowital". Click the link to sign up for preferred Testo pricing. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips and rool reviews. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo Spring Promo https://www.testo.com/en-US/springpromo Navac http://www.navacglobal.com/aspx/mobile/home.aspx Yellow Jacket https://yellowjacket.com Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com House Call Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall
4/20/20191 hour, 6 minutes, 35 seconds
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From Trade School To Business Owners with/Illan Shpiro and Mike Galea

On this episode we talk to Illan and MIke about how they went from the construction industry to trade school to HVAC business owners.  They give us insight on their success and struggles, real men, real HVAC real life.   Save 8% on your tool purchases at  https://www.trutechtools.com/ using promo code "knowitall" at check out.  Sign up for preferred Testo pricing using this link.  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Check out Housecall Pro to stay organized and keep in touch with your customers.   https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall  KC Tool affiliate link (50% of all proceeds will be donated back to SickKids hospital) https://www.kctoolco.com?rfsn=1111842.45c51 Visit  https://www.hvacknowitall.com/  for articles, tips and tool reviews.   Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo Spring Promo  https://www.testo.com/en-US/springpromo  Navac  http://www.navacglobal.com/  Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/  Cool Air Products  http://www.coolairproducts.net/  Refrigeration Technologies  https://www.refrigtech.com/  Charging Procedure https://www.trutechtools.com/Re
4/13/201953 minutes, 53 seconds
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Vacuum Police, Filter Driers, King Valves and Troubleshooting Without a Meter

On this episode I'm flying solo.  We discuss the making of the Vacuum Police, and discuss filter driers.  Should we upsize them or run with the OEM replacement?  The King valve only exists at one place on a system and finally I did a little troubleshooting without a multimeter.  Happy HVACing! Save on your tool purchase with promo code "knowitall" at  https://www.trutechtools.com at check out.  See link below for preferred Testo pricing. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Housecall Pro https://www.housecallpro.com/hvacknowitall Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com/ for aritcles, tips and tool reviews. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube Channel and subscribe if you enjoy the content.   https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo Spring Promo https://www.testo.com/en-US/springpromo  Navac  http://www.navacglobal.com/  Yellow Jacket  https://yellowjacket.com/  Cool Air Products  http://www.coolairproducts.net/  Refrigeration Technologies  https://www.refrigtech.com/ 
4/6/201930 minutes, 44 seconds
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Digital Scroll Compressors w/Trevor Matthews

On this episode we tackle Copeland Digital Scroll Compressors with Trevor Matthews from Emerson. We go over application, operation and troubleshooting tips. After listening, you should have a little more confidence with digital scrolls moving forward. Happy HVACing! Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out. See below for preferred Testo link. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips and rool reviews. Check out the HVAC Know It All YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo Spring Promo Starts April 1st https://www.testo.com/en-US/springpromo Yellow Jacket Vacuum Coupler https://yellowjacket.com/products/hvacr/ Navac http://www.navacglobal.com/aspx/mobile/load.aspx Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIgOGwg82q4QIVxbfACh2tmgwDEAAYASAAEgKZSfD_BwE Fieldpulse fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall
3/30/201957 minutes, 23 seconds
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HVAC Strong w/Ben Thomson

We talk to Ben about his early work as a draftsman in Scotland and how he moved on to the rigs and finally found himself HVACing in beautiful Vancouver British Columbia. Great conversation, Happy HVACing! Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code knowitall at check out. See link below for preferred Testo pricing. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips. Check out my YouTube channel for HVAC vids. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo Smart Probes https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/smartprobes Yellow Jacket Recovery Pliers https://yellowjacket.com/product/refrigerant-recovery-pliers/ Viper Coil Cleaner https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-aerosol/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall
3/23/201946 minutes, 32 seconds
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HVAC Education and Saturation w/Rick Ruscigno

Rick jumps back on the podcast to talk about his experience at the HVACR Educators and Trainers Conference. Rick explains a new teaching method he has implemented in the classroom and gives us the low down on saturation. Happy HVACing! Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below for preferred Testo pricing. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips and rool reviews. Check out my YouTube channel for HVAC videos. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos Testo 557 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-557/p/0563-1557 Navac NTR14 http://www.navacglobal.com/aspx/mobile/product_detail.aspx?id=33 Yellow Jacket Repair Kit https://yellowjacket.com/product/manifold-parts-kit/ Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com/nylog-blue/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse 14 Day Free Trial Fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall
3/16/20191 hour, 1 minute, 49 seconds
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Geothermal Heatpumps w/Brian Zimmerly

On this episode of the HVAC Know It All Podcast we speak to Brian Zimmerly from Dandelion Energy. They manufacture and install their own brand of geothermal heatpumps. They also embed their own controls into each cabinet. Great discussion and great learning opportunity, listen in. Happy HVACing! Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below for preferred Testo pricing. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips, and tool reviews. Testo Digital Manifolds https://www.testo.com/en-US/parameters/refrigeration/c/parameters_refrigeration Yellow Jacket Hub Puller https://yellowjacket.com/product/fan-blade-puller/ Viper Evap+ https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-evap-plus/ Cool Air Products Smart Shot http://www.coolairproducts.net/ac-smartshot/ Fieldpulse Fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall
3/7/201946 minutes, 49 seconds
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Those Journeyman Exams That Service Call Approach

In this episode I fly solo and speak about preparing for the journeyman exam. A health issue that was brought on by the stress of it all and how second guessing myself was a mistake. I also speak a on my approach to service calls and the mind set that's needed to diagnose problems. Happy HVACing! Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out. See preferred Testo pricing link below to save on Testo products. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles and tips. Testo Smart Probes https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/smartprobes Yellow Jacket SuperEvac Pumps https://yellowjacket.com/products/hvacr/hvac-vacuum-pumps/ Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com/nylog-blue/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse https://www.fieldpulse.com/hvac-software?utm_source=hvacknowitall&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=hvacknowitall
3/1/201939 minutes, 14 seconds
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It's A Controls Thing w/Rocky Hyatt

In this episode we link up with Rocky to bang out an HVAC controls conversation.  We hit on important factors like inputs, outputs, network wiring and how to ground shielded cable properly, we also touch on PID loops and what they are.  Happy HVACing! ***Save 8% on your tool purchase https://www.trutechtools.com/ using promo code "knowitall" at check out.  See below for preferred Testo pricing link.   https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com/ for articles, tips and tool reviews. Testo 316-3 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-316-3/p/0563-3163 Yellow Jacket Vacuum Rated Core Removal Tool https://yellowjacket.com/product/vacuum-charge-valve/ Viper Wipes https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-wipes/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net/ Fieldpulse fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall
2/24/201951 minutes, 36 seconds
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Cannabis Grow Rooms A Mechanical Science w/Jake Anzaldua

On this episode, we speak with Jake Anzaldua from Grow Tech Systems in Colorado. We talk about his latest project, his background as a grower and some super cool branding that makes his installs pop. Happy HVACing! ***Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below for preferred Testo Pricing. *** https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips and tool reviews. Testo 417 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-417/p/0560-4170 Yellow Jacket Series 41 Rebuild Kit https://yellowjacket.com/product/manifold-parts-kit/ Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com Cool Air Products coolairproducts.net Feildpulse fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall
2/17/201950 minutes, 23 seconds
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Supermarket Rack Refrigeration w/Mario V. Gomez

On this episode we chat with Mario Gomez about his experience with supermarket rack refrigeration. Many moving parts involved and many hours put in, this part of the industry will definitely put you to the test and challenge your inner HVAC tech. Happy HVACing! ***Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com with promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below for preferred Testo Pricing. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for more articles, tips, tool reviews etc. Testo 417 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-417/p/0560-4170 Yellow Jacket SuperEvac Manifold https://yellowjacket.com/product/superevac-evacuation-manifolds/ Viper Wet Rag https://www.refrigtech.com/wetrag/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall
2/10/20191 hour, 3 minutes, 36 seconds
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Do You Want To Own An HVAC Business w/Josh Kelly

In this episode we stray from technical conversation and discuss HVAC business ownership with Josh Kelly, whose family owns Parker and Sons in Arizona. Josh also talks about his review platform that allows businesses to stall bad reviews in order to implement quality control. Check out the links below...Happy HVACing! RevuKangaroo https://revukangaroo.com Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com with promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below for preferred Testo pricing. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips, and took reviews. Testo 552 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-552/p/0560-5522 Yellow Jacket Digital Torque Wrench https://yellowjacket.com/product/digital-adjustable-torque-wrench/ Refrigeration Technologies Big Blu Sub Zero https://www.refrigtech.com/big-blu-subzero/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse https://www.fieldpulse.com/hvac-software?utm_source=hvacknowitall&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=hvacknowitall
2/1/201953 minutes, 30 seconds
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HRVs, ERVs and Air Changes w/Jean Pothier

On this episode we chat with Jean Pothier from Venmar regarding the difference between an ERV and HRV, application, install and control. Jean is an expert on this topic, listen close. Happy HVACing! ***Save 8% on the purchase of your tools at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below to save on Testo products. Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips, and took reviews Testo 320 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-320/p/0563-3220-70 Yellow Jacket Gasket Remover https://yellowjacket.com/product/gasket-remover-tool/ Refrigeration Technologies Nylog https://www.refrigtech.com/sealants/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse https://www.fieldpulse.com/hvac-software?utm_source=hvacknowitall&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=hvacknowitall Preferred Testo Pricing https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
1/25/201939 minutes, 1 second
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Boiler Intelligence w/Don Taylor

On this episode, Don Taylor jumps on the podcast to talk boilers and boiler controls. Happy HVACing... ***Save 8% on your tool purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below to save on Testo products. Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips and tool reviews. Preferred Testo Pricing https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
1/21/20191 hour, 20 seconds
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A New York State Of Mind w/Mike Clark

In this episode, I get on the phone with Mr. Mike Clark. Mike tells us some great stories of his early days in the HVAC industry, one of them leaves me in stitches. Mike also reveals to us his favourite tool of all....Happy HVACing! ***Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out. See the link below for preferred Testo pricing.*** Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips and tool reviews . Testo 605i https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-605i/p/0560-1605 Testo 805i https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-805i/p/0560-1805 Yellow Jacket CO2 Gauges https://yellowjacket.com/product/co2-test-charging-manifold/ Refrigeration Technologies https://www.refrigtech.com Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse Fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Testo preferred pricing https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
1/12/201946 minutes, 58 seconds
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Tools Of The Trade w/Bruce Turnquist

On this episode I speak with Bruce Turnquist, an instructor at Lincoln Technical Institute. We discuss the tools used in the HVAC trade and how important it is to use them correctly. ***Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out, see link below for preferred Testo pricing.*** Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips, and took reviews. Testo 440 https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/testo-440 Yellow Jacket Automotive Fittings https://yellowjacket.com/product/automotive-r-134a-ac-couplers-premium-with- control-valve/ Big Blu Sub Zero https://www.refrigtech.com/big-blu-subzero/ Smart Shot http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse Fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Preferred Testo Pricing https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
1/5/201952 minutes, 32 seconds
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Load Calcs, Duct Design, and Air Balancing w/Jason Rende

In this episode, we speak with Jason Rende, an HVAC system designer. We get Jason's mode of operation from start to finish through the design process. Check out some other great links below, Happy HVACing! ***Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below for preferred Testo Pricing*** Visit https://www.hvacknowitall.com for articles, tips, and tool reviews. Testo 440 https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/testo-440 Yellow Jacket Tank Heater https://yellowjacket.com/?s=tank+heater Viper Wet Rag https://www.refrigtech.com/wetrag/ Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Spot Armstrong Equipment armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Fieldpulse Fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Preferred Testo Pricing https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
12/29/20181 hour, 5 minutes, 18 seconds
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Internal Leak Sealants w/ Mike Walton

In this episode we chat with Mike from Cool Air Products. We discuss AC Smart Seal 3 in 1, AC Smart Seal External and get into some discussion of where and when to utilize the products. Happy HVACing! ***Save 8% on your purchase at https://www.trutechtools.com with promo code "knowitall" at check out. Get preferred Testo pricing with link below.*** For articles, tips and tool reviews check out https://www.hvacknowitall.com Testo 510i https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-510i Yellow Jacket Scale https://yellowjacket.com/product/charging-scale/ Viper Coil Cleaner https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-aerosol/ Spot Armstrong Equipment armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Cool Air Products coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse Fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Preferred Testo Pricing https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
12/21/201849 minutes
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How To Be A Successful Apprentice Part 2

In this podcast episode we fast forward to a mid level apprentice. There are certain tasks and duties that an HVAC apprentice at this stage should be able to accomplish. Listen in and Happy HVACing. ***Visit Trutechtools.com to save 8% on your purchase using promo code "knowitall", see link below for preferred Testo pricing.*** Also visit hvacknowitall.com for more articles and tips. Testo 330... https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-330-1-lx/p/0563-3372-74 Yellow Jacket Vacuum Rated Core Removal Tools... https://yellowjacket.com/product/vacuum-charge-valve/ Viper Wet Rag... https://www.refrigtech.com/wetrag/ Cool Air Products... http://www.coolairproducts.net Spot Armstrong Equipment... armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Fieldpulse Fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Preferred Testo Pricing... https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
12/15/201830 minutes, 42 seconds
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Heating Season Installs w/Mike Flynn

On this episode we speak with Mike Flynn out of New Jersey, Mike rocks the Instagram handle @flynnstone1. His install pics are beauty and show tremendous pride. Enjoy the podcast and Happy HVACing! ***Save 8% on your purchase at trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out, see link below for preferred Testo pricing*** My Website... https://www.hvacknowitall.com Testo 320... https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-320/p/0563-3223-70 Yellow Jacket Solenoid Magnet... https://yellowjacket.com/product/solenoid-valve-service-magnet/ Big Blu... https://www.refrigtech.com/big-blu/ Spot Armstrong Equipment... armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Cool Air Products... http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse... fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Preferred Testo pricing... https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
12/7/20181 hour, 2 minutes, 36 seconds
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Hydronic Heating w/Eric Aune

In this episode, we speak with Eric Aune about his business, his website, mechanical-hub.com, and some hydronic heating. Happy HVACing. ***Save 8% off your purchase at trutechtools.com using promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below for preferred testo pricing.*** YouTube channel... https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-MsPg9zbyneDX2qurAqoNQ/videos hvacknowitall. com Testo 316-3... https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-316-3/p/0563-3163 Yellow Jacket Super Evac Pump... https://yellowjacket.com/product/superevac-4-6-8-11-cfm-pumps/ Refrigeration Technologies Nylog... https://www.refrigtech.com/nylog-blue/ Spot Armstrong Equipment... armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Cool Air Products... http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse... Fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Preferred testo pricing... https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
12/1/201853 minutes, 9 seconds
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Looking at the "Big" Picture w/Chris Stephens

On this episode we speak to Chris about stepping back and looking at the service call as a whole, rather than in segments. You have to check out Chris' booming YouTube channel, HVACR Videos, it's all the rage, see link below. Happy HVACing! https://youtu.be/WUaObvUxFJU ***Save 8% at trutechtools.com on your purchases using promo code "knowitall" at check out, see special testo discount link below*** Check out the tools mentioned during the podcast... Testo 420 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-420/p/0563-4200 Yellow Jacket Digital Scale https://yellowjacket.com/product/charging-scale/ Viper Coil Coating https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-coil-coating/ Fieldpulse fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Armstrong Pump Contest armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Cool Air Products http://www.coolairproducts.net Preferred Testo Pricing https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeOC8oQB97trj6XKDWRylM2ILFlnVjYG1GnTT2lRWT8-K4weQ/viewform
11/23/20181 hour, 39 seconds
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Solar Powered HVAC w/Mark Crabtree

In this episode, I speak with Mark Crabtree, CEO of SolXenergy. SolXenergy has developed tech that harnesses the Sun's power to run HVAC/R systems more efficiently. Check out SolXenergy at solxenergy.com for more info. Happy HVACing! ***Save 8% on your tool purchases at Trutechtools.com with promo code "knowitall" at check out. See link below for preferred testo pricing.*** Check out the tools mentioned in the podcast... Testo 510i https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-510i/p/0560-1510 Yellow Jacket Man Tooth... https://yellowjacket.com/product/mantooth-vacuum-gauge-and-vacuum-pressure-temperature-gauge/ Viper Big Blu SubZero... https://www.refrigtech.com/sub-zero/ Armstrong Pump Contest... armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Cool Air Products (Smart Seal) http://www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse Fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Preferred Testo Pricing... http://www.bit.ly/TTT-DISCOUNTS
11/16/201851 minutes, 2 seconds
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Server Rooms and Lieberts w/Chris Carlsen

In this episode I speak to Chris about server room environments and more specifically, Lierbert units. Server rooms are clean and if done right, they are HVACs best kept secret. Happy HVACing. Check out the tools mentioned in the podcast... Testo 510 https://www.testo.com/en-US/testo-510/p/0563-0510 Yellow Jacket Electric/Manual Lightweight Flaring Tool https://yellowjacket.com/product/electricmanual-lightweight-flaring-tool/ Viper Ice Machine Cleaner https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-nickel-safe/ Armstrong Pump Contest armstrongfluidtechnology. com/hvacknowitall Cool Air Products www.coolairproducts.net Fieldpulse fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Tru Tech Tools https://www.trutechtools.com Preferred Testo Pricing http://www.bit.ly/TTT-DISCOUNTS
11/9/201859 minutes, 44 seconds
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It's Not The TXV

In this episode we discuss the Thermal Expansion Valve (TXV) operation, construction, and things to look for while troubleshooting. A podcast all HVAC techs should listen to. Happy HVACing! Check out the tools mentioned in the podcast... Testo 440... https://www.testo.com/en-US/products/testo-440 YJLTE... https://yellowjacket.com/product/yj-lte-refrigerant-recovery-system/ RefTech Silicone Grease https://www.refrigtech.com/silicone-grease/? Armstrong Pump Contest armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Fieldpulse... fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Cool Air Products (AC Smart Seal)... www.coolairproducts.net Tru Tech Tools trutechtools.com Testo Preferred Pricing... http://www.bit.ly/TTT-DISCOUNTS
11/1/201827 minutes, 52 seconds
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Tech and Apprentice Relationship w/Ryan Cruz

On this episode we speak with Ryan Cruz about tech and apprentice relationships and how we should train and nurture young adults entering into the trade. Happy HVACing Check out some of the tools and products mentioned during the podcast. Testo 605i... https://www.trutechtools.com/Testo605i Yellow Jacket Tank Heater... https://yellowjacket.com/?s=tank+heater Viper Wipes... https://www.refrigtech.com/viper-wipes/ Armstrong Contest... armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Fieldpulse... fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Cool Air Products... http://www.coolairproducts.net TruTech Tools preferred testo pricing... http://www.bit.ly/TTT-DISCOUNTS Short Pro Tool... https://www.globalthesource.com/products/216-short-pro-tool And check out my website... hvacknowitall.com
10/26/201852 minutes, 51 seconds
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Back To The Basics w/Rocky Hyatt

Rocky and I get back to the basics of HVAC. We can't go forward without the fundamentals in place. Also check out the tools I discussed during the podcast. Testo Smart Probes... https://www.trutechtools.com/TestoRefrigerationSmartProbeSet Yellow Jacket Pick... https://yellowjacket.com/product/gasket-remover-tool/ Nylog... https://www.refrigtech.com/nylog-blue/ Spot Armstrong Equipment... armstrongfluidtechnology.com/hvacknowitall Fieldpulse... fieldpulse.com/hvacknowitall Cool Air Products... http://www.coolairproducts.net Testo Preferred Pricing TrueTech Tools... http://www.bit.ly/TTT-DISCOUNTS TrueTech Tools... https://www.trutechtools.com/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMI7o2wx7SR3gIVSLbACh3IDg6iEAAYASAA
10/19/20181 hour, 8 minutes, 49 seconds
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Emerson Core Sense and Compressor Protection w/Trevor Matthews

In this episode I speak with Trevor Matthews of Emerson about Core Sense technology and continued training that Emerson provides. Go to climate.emerson.com to check out the training they offer. Happy HVACing!
10/13/201847 minutes, 42 seconds
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My HVAC Week, VRFs, And HVAC YouTube w/Andrew Greaves

On this Episode of the HVAC Know It All Podcast, Andrew and I chat about my HVAC week, our experience with VRF systems, HVAC videos and Andrew's badass YouTube channel. Happy HVACing!
10/6/201854 minutes, 29 seconds
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Cash Saving Case Studies w/Steven Lane

In this episode we discuss how you can save a customer a wack of cash by knowing the products you sell, and having a superior knowledge of HVAC in general. Steven Lane from Armstrong takes us through 4 small case studies proving evidence of this. Happy HVACing!
9/29/201848 minutes, 54 seconds
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HVAC Past and Present w/Mike Mayberry aka HVAC Refer Guy

Mike and I discuss a little past, a little present and much much more in a great conversation. Happy HVACing!
9/22/201855 minutes, 24 seconds
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Armstrong Design Envelope and Gen 5 w/Rohit Mohindra

On this episode I speak with Rohit Mohindra about Armstrong's Design Envelope pump and the new Gen 5 pump. I also speak about Neuro Linguistic Programming and how it may help you in the HVAC world. Happy HVACing!
9/13/201851 minutes, 29 seconds
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The Three Stages Of A Tech's Maturity

In this episode I talk about, in my humble opinion, the three stages of a tech's mind state during their career. Happy HVACing!
9/6/201832 minutes, 9 seconds
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Female Techs Rock w/Ariel Bertin

On this episode we talk to Ariel Bertin on she got started in the HVAC trade, how she's outworked some male counterparts and her philosophy of keeping fit and healthy. Happy HVACing!
8/31/201844 minutes, 39 seconds
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Training Your Customer

I was on my way home, picked up the head set to blurt this out. Train your customers, trust me, it's well worth your while. But, before you do...there is something you need to know. Happy HVACing!
8/30/201816 minutes, 19 seconds
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Predictive Maintenance and IoT w/Avishai Moscovich

In this episode we discover how IoT is utilized to create value and efficiency and we find out what Predictive Maintenance really is...Happy HVACing!
8/24/201844 minutes, 57 seconds
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Inefficiency In HVAC Equipment And How Costs Add Up w/Tunji Asiwaju

In this episode of we speak to Tunji Asiwaju from Armstrong. We touch on building automation and how it can help you pin point inefficiency in your building and systems.
8/17/201850 minutes, 45 seconds
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Florida HVACing w/Jonathan Abraham

In this episode we talk about what it's like to H-VAC in the State of Florida with a young up and comer, Jonathan Abraham. I also give you my take on digital manifolds. Happy HVACing!
8/15/201845 minutes
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Outside The Box Repairs and Modifications

In this episode we discuss site specific modifications and how thinking outside the box is a good thing when tackling these issues. Happy HVACing!
8/3/201824 minutes, 36 seconds
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Increase Your Evacuation Efficiency

On this podcast we discuss how to speed up your evacuation process. Happy HVACing
7/27/201822 minutes, 17 seconds
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I Love Service

In this episode, I talk about recent services calls I've been on and how they were resolved. Happy HVACing!
7/20/201820 minutes, 40 seconds
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Don't Be Scared It's Only HVAC

On this episode, I discuss an article I wrote that speaks about feeling defeated in the HVAC trade. If you've ever felt defeated, so have I....You can over come it! Happy HVACing!
7/12/201829 minutes, 9 seconds
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Building A Marijuana Grow Room w/Dan Thomson

Got to speak with Dan about his grow room experience. Great conversation. Happy HVACing!
7/5/201842 minutes, 48 seconds
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Marine HVACing w/Eric L Sherman

In this episode I speak with my man Eric L Sherman about marine HVAC and working on high end luxury yachts. Great guy with a wealth of knowledge. Happy HVACing!
6/28/201859 minutes, 9 seconds
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Trade School and My Duct Heater Experience

In this episode I bring some pumps tips from Armstrong, speak about my experience with trade school and touch on duct heaters and something new I learned about them. Happy HVACing!
6/22/201832 minutes, 54 seconds
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Trade Professionalism w/ Rick Ruscigno

In this episode, I reach out to Rick for some banter on being a professional in the trades. Happy HVACing!
6/13/20181 hour, 23 seconds
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Online HVAC Discussion And My Unpleasant Experience

Listen as I tell the story of my unpleasant experience inside the bowels of HVAC discussion on the internet. I also give you the outcome of the Wet Rag VS. wet rag challenge. Happy HVACing!
6/8/201825 minutes, 1 second
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Own Your Mistakes

In this episode I discuss some mistakes I've made in the trade and how I've learned from them. I also announce my partnership with Armstrong to bring you some pump education over the next few months. Happy HVACing!
5/31/201832 minutes, 33 seconds
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Reheating Air During Dehumidifcation

In this episode we discuss different ways air is reheated during the dehumidifcation process.
5/24/201820 minutes, 25 seconds
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Refrigerant Leak Checking

In this episode we discuss refrigerant leak checking and my experience with dye and internal leak sealants. Happy HVACing!
5/17/201827 minutes, 23 seconds
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Compressor Over Heating and Three Ways Compressors Are Cooled

In this episode we discuss compressor max discharge temperatures, oil breakdown temperatures and how compressors are cooled. Happy HVACing!
5/8/201818 minutes, 11 seconds
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Refrigeration Pump Down

In this episode we discuss refrigeration pump down, what it is and why it's done.
5/1/201820 minutes, 38 seconds
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The Basic Refrigeration Cycle

In this episode we discuss the basic refrigeration cycle with the most commonly added accessory and a line where refrigerant moves in two directions at the same time.
4/25/201822 minutes, 46 seconds
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Single Phasing

In this episode I discuss my experiences with single phasing. Hey, I also got a new headset, noise cancelling Mic and slider thingy!
4/18/201818 minutes, 43 seconds
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Save On Tools...I almost Forgot

I just wanted to thank everyone for listening and supporting the podcast and to also fill you in some other info. You guys are awesome. Thank you!
4/2/20188 minutes, 55 seconds
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How To Be A "Successful" Apprentice

I was asked by an Instagram bud to put together a podcast on being an apprentice and how to come out ahead.
3/29/201827 minutes, 22 seconds
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Sunday Liebert Inspection

In this episode, I perform Liebert inspections, my headset follows me to the roof for some true reality podcasting! Happy HVACing!
3/25/201828 minutes, 47 seconds
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Profanity In The Work Place

Warning, not for sensitive ears. In this podcast, profanity in the work place and in general is discussed intelligently with an open mind. Listener discretion is advised!!!
3/23/201811 minutes, 26 seconds
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5 Minutes To Be A Better Tech

In this espisode, I explain why 5 minutes is all it takes to be a better Tech. One thing I make a habit of doing is applying Nylog to all service fitting caps to ensure a leak free system.
3/21/20182 minutes, 28 seconds
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Azeotrope vs. Zeotrope

In 90 seconds, we discuss azeotropic and zeotropic refrigerant blends, including fractionation and glide.
3/20/20182 minutes, 23 seconds
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Refrigerant Leak Detection

Refrigerant leak detection, a secert leak location and a little accidental Pink...
3/20/201816 minutes, 49 seconds
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My Boss Used To Scare Me

If you've ever had a boss or superior that intimidated you to the point of fear, you're not alone. Listen to how I overcame my fear and moved one....
3/19/201815 minutes, 6 seconds
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HVAC Sixth Sense

Your senses are a tool, use them daily to help troubleshoot systems and reach "HVAC Bad Ass" status.
3/16/201816 minutes, 2 seconds
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Carbon Tracking

What is carbon tracking? Don't assume, you will make an ass out of you and me!
3/15/20186 minutes, 21 seconds
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Basic Electrical Troubleshooting

In this episode I discuss why I started HVAC Know It All and touch on basic electrical troubleshooting.
3/15/201817 minutes, 43 seconds
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New HVAC Podcast

If all goes well, perhaps a new podcast on the block. Stay tuned!
3/14/201844 seconds