Archive for the ‘ Sustainable Solutions For HVAC Systems ’ Category

VRF Technology Enhances Your Commercial Building

Thursday, June 13th, 2019

Most of the time, a commercial building’s existing HVAC system will be mounted on the roof. However, now and then, upgrades and retrofits, along with replacements, are needed to maintain and even improve overall energy efficiency. With energy efficiency being… Read More

4 Tips for Maintaining VRF Systems

Friday, May 24th, 2019

Upgrading your current commercial HVAC systems to VRF systems can go a long way towards reducing your energy use and maintenance needs. VRF stands for Variable Refrigerant Flow, and essentially, it is a system that delivers different levels of cooling… Read More

Why an HVAC System Evaluation is Vital when Upgrading

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Eventually, a facility’s HVAC system will need upgraded or replaced. It’s a lengthy, sometimes-disruptive process which requires extensive planning and thought. Of course, the benefits greatly outweigh the time and planning required. One thing to keep in mind when planning… Read More

VFDs in HVAC Systems in Commercial Buildings Can Lead to Energy Savings

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

An effective energy management tool for HVAC systems is the variable frequency drive (VFD). When VFDs are installed on fan and pump motors, energy savings can range from anywhere between 35 to 50 percent over conventional speed applications. VFDs can… Read More

Efficient Chiller Operation Cuts Costs: Tips from Maryland HVAC Contractor

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

HVAC chillers account for the largest electricity consumption in most institutional and commercial facilities. With that in mind, it makes sense to monitor and control the operation of HVAC chillers for maximum efficiency. Fine-tuning your mechanical and HVAC systems will… Read More

The R-22 A/C Coolant Phaseout – How a Commercial HVAC Contractor Can Help

Friday, October 26th, 2012

R-22 is the most widely used refrigerant in the world. It is efficient, non-toxic, and easy-to-use. No wonder it has been the refrigerant of choice for over 40 years. And the chances are that your company uses this colorless gas… Read More

Crockett Facilities Services, making Older Buildings more Energy Efficient

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

When it comes to the energy efficiency of older buildings, we at Crockett Facilities Services have heard it all before. One of the biggest misconceptions out there is that older builds are just too old to be energy efficient. Therefore,… Read More

Basic Facility Maintenance Measures Can Lead to Energy Savings

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

As Crockett Facilities Services manages the maintenance and operations of buildings for our customers, our goal is to constantly identify and implement measures that reduce energy and improve the operating efficiency of mechanical and HVAC equipment. To help achieve these… Read More

Improve Indoor Air Quality and Reduce HVAC Operating Costs with UVC Lights

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

 Did you know that your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system in your building can be a breeding ground for mold, bacteria, viruses and microbial growth – and the conveyer of contaminated air throughout the building? Even the best… Read More

How To Pick A Reliable And Effective Mechanical Service Contractor

Friday, April 20th, 2012

Are you in need of a mechanical service contractor but don’t know what steps you should take to select the right mechanical service contractor for your business needs? If this sounds like you, Crockett Facilities Services is here to help… Read More