Category: Technical Tips

Does Your Residential Maintenance Service Plan Meet Minimum Standards?

Consumers and contractors don’t know that there is such a thing as a minimum standard for maintenance on residential systems. […]

High Efficiency Homes – Avoid Trouble Ahead

Behold, the home of the future!  The home with special high-efficiency windows, doors, appliances, and lights.  A space-age ventilation system that exhausts harmful pollutants and brings in healthy clean air for the […]

Sizing & Selecting HVAC Equipment for Proper Humidity Control

The leading causes for moisture/mold problems in buildings are related to envelope problems (i.e., leaks through roofs, walls, foundations, windows, […]

Does Your Maintenance Service Plan Meet Minimum Standards?

Consumers and contractors don’t know that there is such a thing as a minimum standard for maintenance on residential systems. […]

ACCA Announces ANSI Review Period for Two Standards

The Air Conditioning Contractors of America Educational Institute (ACCA-EI) Standards Task Team (STT) announces the third public review of BSR/ACCA […]

ACCA Releases Flammable Refrigerant Technical Bulletin

The Air Conditioning Contractors of America announces the release of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Systems Using Flammable A3 Refrigerants, a […]

Updated EPA 608 Test and Book Available Through ACCA

We all should remember that the EPA regulations (40 CFR Part 82, Subpart F) under Section 608 of the Clean Air Act requires […]

ACCA Offers Updated EPA 608 Test and Study Materials

The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) announces the release of ACCA’s updated Section 608 certification test required by Environmental […]

ACCA Announces 45-day Review of Quality Maintenance Standard

The Air Conditioning Contractors of America Educational Institute (ACCA-EI) Standards Task Team (STT) announces the First Public Review of BSR/ACCA […]

ACCA Urges Retraction of KPRC 2 Houston Consumer Segment

The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) issued the following statement regarding Houston-based KPRC Channel 2’s segment entitled, “DIY or […]

ACCA Releases Residential Zoning Design Requirements

The Air Conditioning Contractors of America Educational Institute Standards Task Team announces the release of the revised ANSI/ACCA 11 Manual […]

Duct-related Changes to IAPMO’s 2018 Uniform Mechanical Codes

In February 2018, the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) began shipping the 2018 editions of the Uniform […]

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