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Wolseley Canada promotes Michael Tizard

Michael Tizard has been named category sales specialist – HVAC/R for Burlington, ON-based Wolseley Canada Inc.

Nova Scotia invests in community building upgrades

The Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre in Bridgewater, NS is receiving a $1.8-million renovation to increase its energy efficiency while improving operations.

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All about AC service

Maintenance and startup of customers’ air conditioning systems may appear to be a straightforward process for…

Be a cool Wethead

Wethead is a term that has been applied to folks who are involved in hydronics, that is mechanical systems which…

A picture is worth…

Time to change it up! Its quiz time for this edition of Quattro’s Corner. Do you have what it takes to spot the…

What to do with the business – Part 1

After owning my own HVAC and plumbing business for 35 years, I made the decision to sell it and move on with the…

Gord Cooke: Fostering relationships and respect

As a young man with a degree in industrial engineering Gord Cooke landed at the Saskatchewan Research Council where…

Payback becomes more palatable

Electric heat pumps become a more viable option for commercial sites Identifying alternative energy sources has…

Don’t be shocked by electrification: consider the options

There is a movement afoot to wean off of fossil fuels. We see more and more cities, even entire countries, heading…

Ask Roger – Addressing and monitoring safety practice during a pandemic

How we interact as a business with our customers has changed a great deal in the past year. Globally, we have all…

Blueprint reading in modern times

Forty years ago, Duane Paulson (a blueprint instructor legend) was teaching not-so-talented first-year SAIT…

Smart products, smart choice

Now more than ever, homeowners are turning to smart home products to make their spaces more enjoyable and their…

Mike Durbin: The bigger the job the better

There was a time in Mike Durbin’s life that hockey was the only thing on his mind. But a summer job working with a…

So, you want to be in the IEQ business?

There is so much going on to raise the public’s awareness of the challenges and opportunities in providing safer,…

Someone’s Watching: Navigating surveillance technology and employee rights

Installing cameras in your work vehicles might be done for a myriad good reasons. You may want to encourage safe...

A strategic approach to mitigating noise issues in HVAC systems

When noise from mechanical equipment becomes a problem for facility owners or managers...

Combustible pipes in noncombustible buildings

It’s that time again. I am back at it with another informative Quattro’s Corner. Combustible pipes in…

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