Search:

Type: Posts; User: knott

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    20
    Views
    653

    Honestly after 2 hours if you haven't figured it...

    Honestly after 2 hours if you haven't figured it we may have bigger problems..lol...and yes I've been there...IMO you can't bill out what they are paying for in the first place...however I feel we as...
  2. Replies
    20
    Views
    653

    but what is best for the customer? for example...

    but what is best for the customer?
    for example we have a bad blower motor on a five year old furnace. do we just replace the motor or find the why so it doesn't happen again.
  3. Replies
    20
    Views
    653

    VSTECH can we move it anywhere to where they can...

    VSTECH can we move it anywhere to where they can or no
  4. Replies
    20
    Views
    653

    IMO, that's just sad on their part and on ours

    IMO, that's just sad on their part and on ours
  5. Replies
    20
    Views
    653

    2old2rock- I get that but are we really doing our...

    2old2rock- I get that but are we really doing our jobs? or are we choosing what the clients want?

    vstech- why cant they? I mean if they ask questions why cant they respond? Im ignorant on this
  6. Replies
    20
    Views
    653

    homeowner choose your tech

    For you homeowners I have a question for you. If you have a choice between 2 different technicians come in your home which would you want and why?

    1. one of them is very thorough and tells you...
  7. Thread: Static Pressure.

    by knott
    Replies
    30
    Views
    3,207

    All equipment has it's own tesp....don't just go...

    All equipment has it's own tesp....don't just go by what your company says go by the rating on the furnace.... And you should take it before the coil on a furnace
  8. Replies
    9
    Views
    939

    Which combustion analyzer

    I'm buying a new combustion analyzer both have printers and hard case there's 100 dollar difference do I go with the test or the uei
  9. Replies
    30
    Views
    4,067

    I pop up a 10 x10 shade tent and go to work...

    I pop up a 10 x10 shade tent and go to work otherwise we get to backed up and it seems like we never catch up
  10. Replies
    8
    Views
    813

    You my want to look into new duct work before you...

    You my want to look into new duct work before you have a ton of problems....and of course a proper sized furnace.....load calc determines size of system and then duct work should compliment the...
  11. Replies
    20
    Views
    2,552

    I called York the other day and the first...

    I called York the other day and the first question theybasked was about maintain.. But it was also a nine yr old furnace....bottom line is that its not up to us the manufacturers make the rules...
  12. Replies
    46
    Views
    6,105

    Lack of maintenance which contributes to all of...

    Lack of maintenance which contributes to all of the items above
  13. Yes but at warmer temps they tend to reduce too...

    Yes but at warmer temps they tend to reduce too much humidity
  14. Thread: Confused in Ohio

    by knott
    Replies
    26
    Views
    3,466

    All equipment is good if you have a ood company...

    All equipment is good if you have a ood company and good installers the most important day of the life of a system is the day it's installed......go with best warrantees and the company that answers...
  15. I would go with the honeywell iaq if set up...

    I would go with the honeywell iaq if set up properly it will control everything in the house....the out door sensor to control humidity IMO is junk we always end up taking them off because it's too...
  16. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,511

    I just got mine ttwo weeks ago...did not co e...

    I just got mine ttwo weeks ago...did not co e with grounding strap when I asked abot it test said they fixed it.....I bought the kit and the thing is awesome..
  17. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,225

    The only true way to determine a size is by...

    The only true way to determine a size is by performing a load calculation on the house...
  18. Thread: AC Tune Part 2

    by knott
    Replies
    8
    Views
    868

    Were doing the same thing but it's on all of our...

    Were doing the same thing but it's on all of our neweR equipment...we use a hunting blind around the condenser to heat up temps if the pressures are decent your good to go....if there paying me to do...
  19. Thread: York GZFD

    by knott
    Replies
    5
    Views
    755

    Is that the same as reverse polarity

    Is that the same as reverse polarity
  20. Replies
    17
    Views
    6,765

    I agree I meant to put that in there

    I agree I meant to put that in there
  21. Replies
    8
    Views
    2,315

    Find some certified techs like NATE or even CMS...

    Find some certified techs like NATE or even CMS or ICE....most of those gguysknow what there doing....and can take care of your issues the main problem is that this is our job and take it...
  22. Replies
    17
    Views
    6,765

    Now I don't want everyone to jump down my throat...

    Now I don't want everyone to jump down my throat ......however I don't believe pressure switches just go bad....I believe before you replace a pressure switch you need to check the pressures......and...
  23. Replies
    1
    Views
    618

    Don't do it especially if your new to the...

    Don't do it especially if your new to the company...for the simple reason your not goingvto get the calls someone else will I was on it and almost went under....I worked for two of the same type of...
  24. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,715

    I've had the supco for tghree years and love it

    I've had the supco for tghree years and love it
  25. So then after you spend all this money for fixing...

    So then after you spend all this money for fixing it.....tally it up and see how much it would of cost for a new one and let us know....cause now you put all your money and time into it and after...
  26. Ok you have a ten yr old system that your piecing...

    Ok you have a ten yr old system that your piecing together right....so then if you have a matching coil why add a txv and you can do anything you want to with your dryer....to tell you the truth...
  27. Replies
    11
    Views
    28,438

    Depends on what your interviewing for service or...

    Depends on what your interviewing for service or install...
  28. Replies
    16
    Views
    25,508

    depending on where your system is located and...

    depending on where your system is located and whats all in the same room ....sometimes vent gas can seem to smell sweet...id call your local service company
  29. Replies
    63
    Views
    3,944

    a furnace is a furnac if installed PROPERLY...and...

    a furnace is a furnac if installed PROPERLY...and is properly maintained they will work perfectly....if you look at all the inner parts of these furnaces all parts pretty much come from the same...
  30. Replies
    20
    Views
    4,574

    i know your not looking at it but i just got the...

    i know your not looking at it but i just got the fieldpiece srh1 and love it
  31. Replies
    53
    Views
    4,093

    if you are a good honest tech you can make really...

    if you are a good honest tech you can make really good money just by looking at all the issues instead gassing and go like alot of the hourly companies...im not slamming anyone but if you have to...
  32. Replies
    18
    Views
    2,659

    i used to not like that type of pay.. however on...

    i used to not like that type of pay.. however on a companies standpoint if a tech looks into the system and finds the problem instead of fixing thesymptoms youll find that the call backs drop and pay...
  33. most warranty companies give the companies they...

    most warranty companies give the companies they work with bonuses for not turning in any warrantys call the home warranty company (not hvac company) and tell them your situation and then see what...
  34. Replies
    6
    Views
    617

    at around 10 yrs its not worth putting a whole...

    at around 10 yrs its not worth putting a whole lot of money into it. your still gonna have a 10 yr old compresor and evap coil id I'd replace the whole thing
  35. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,733

    the aircleaner you want in the house depends on...

    the aircleaner you want in the house depends on how bad allergies in the house are. if you have severe allergies buy an electronic aircleaner with uv lite. if not a regular media filter will be fine....
  36. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,222

    theres a good company in melvidale you may want...

    theres a good company in melvidale you may want to talk to. i used to work there til i moved to nc. id give them a call. there small and been around for 50 yrs.
  37. Thread: Couple questions

    by knott
    Replies
    17
    Views
    1,358

    when I use to install we would try and pump them...

    when I use to install we would try and pump them in laundry tubs. If you have a good winter it will freeze up and then the pump will fill and whala no heat.
  38. Replies
    8
    Views
    973

    iwas workin with this kid once who got high...

    iwas workin with this kid once who got high everyday at lunch. when he came back from liunch to drill the holes for the vent he didnt pay to much attention to the water heater and there went a water...
  39. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,691

    they have study guides you can buy as for classes...

    they have study guides you can buy as for classes before the test i dont believe many places offer that. If Im right NATE is designed for what you already know they dont want you to just walk in and...
  40. Replies
    8
    Views
    973

    imo if your doin a good load calc. theres alot...

    imo if your doin a good load calc. theres alot more that goes into it than just square footage windows doors and things like that. have them come out and measure the house.

    On the installation...
  41. Replies
    18
    Views
    2,310

    where im at theres only a 40 dollar savings...

    where im at theres only a 40 dollar savings between 13 and 14 seer units in the cooling mode. i say have someone due the calculations in your area about how much you can save over a yr. just make...
  42. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,103

    dont want to sound like a jerk however there...

    dont want to sound like a jerk however there comes a time in every systems lifetime when, when do you stop putting money into a system that just keeps costing you more and more. sorry
  43. Replies
    7
    Views
    855

    All I can say is we cant be outsoursed(yet...

    All I can say is we cant be outsoursed(yet anyway). try typing hvac training in canada in a search engine. or hvacagent.com i think has a section on training
  44. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,360

    no i thought ineeded 15 oh here it is. lol ...

    no i thought ineeded 15 oh here it is. lol

    sorry for hijacking for my own personal triumph
  45. Replies
    5
    Views
    674

    well after thinkin about it and if beenthere's...

    well after thinkin about it and if beenthere's right you can only be as good as your training takes you. if we tell youa good check list or where to find one your not learning how to be thourough and...
  46. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,299

    good idea thanks for the tip and my count grows...

    good idea thanks for the tip and my count grows lol
  47. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,037

    in the southern states over half the systems are...

    in the southern states over half the systems are in the attic or attic type areas of the houses
  48. Thread: Trane XL1800

    by knott
    Replies
    11
    Views
    1,449

    you can always call trane and find out. its not...

    you can always call trane and find out. its not often unless your a trane dealer that anyone will have it on thier truck.so regardless your stuck til monday again unless you can get a hold of your...
  49. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,360

    i know what your saying I'm just trying to post...

    i know what your saying I'm just trying to post as much as i can and be somewhat technical so i can apply for professional status
  50. Replies
    54
    Views
    8,625

    IHAVE FLUKE 116 with thermocouples, a couple of...

    IHAVE FLUKE 116 with thermocouples, a couple of supcos and a cheap amprobe cant remember the name and to lazy to run to the truck
Results 1 to 50 of 107
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Related Forums

Plumbing Talks | Contractor MagazineThe place where Electrical professionals meet.
Quality Home Comfort Awards