Designing Heating and Cooling Systems in Large Buildings
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Designing Heating and Cooling Systems in Large Buildings

Have you ever wondered what goes into a heating or air conditioning system for a large office building or another large building like a mall or a school? My name is Evelyn, and I am an HVAC architect. I design heating and air conditioning systems for large, corporate buildings. Making sure that a large building with many rooms or offices is efficiently heated and cooled is a very large job and is much more complicated than simply heating or cooling a home. This blog will educate the reader on how heating and cooling jobs this large are designed and completed.


Designing Heating and Cooling Systems in Large Buildings

  • Still Have Freon In Your Heat Pump? Here's How To Tackle The Upcoming Phaseout

    4 December 2019

    Next year, HVAC technicians will have a harder time getting their hands on Freon, a refrigerant that numerous heat pump systems rely on. The upcoming phaseout of brand-new production will see Freon supplies dwindle as the HVAC industry transitions to other, more ozone layer-friendly refrigerants. The upcoming phaseout, scheduled for January 1, 2020, is part of an EPA-led effort to remove ozone-depleting refrigerants from circulation. Today's heat pumps already use alternatives like R-410a, also known as Puron, but plenty of Freon-using heat pumps still exist out in the wild.

  • Troubleshooting Your Deep Fryer

    18 November 2019

    Most restaurants have at least one deep fryer in the kitchen. Generally, as long as you clean the oil and wipe down the entire unit daily, the fryer will continue to work. However, there are some problems that may cause trouble for you if you do not handle them quickly. You will know there is a problem when the food is not cooking properly or is coming out soggy instead of crisp.

  • How To Repair A Defective Drip Pan

    17 October 2019

    The air conditioner drip pan catches moisture that is created through condensation. The AC comes with both a main drip pan and an auxiliary drip pan. Because the main drip pan is difficult to access, you'll need to replace the much more accessible auxiliary pan when there is a hole in it. 1. Turn the AC Off First Always shut your AC unit off first before you replace the drip pan.

  • Is A Central Air Unit Right For You?

    11 September 2019

    Are you tired of sweating through the hot summer days with zero relief? If so, you should consider investing in an air conditioning system for your property. You can choose from two different types: window or central air units. Most people choose the central air because of how easy it is to use and the amount of space that it covers. Yet there are also some cons involved with choosing this type of AC unit.

  • Clues That Scream You Need Water Heater Repairs Or A Replacement

    5 August 2019

    It is very important to make sure that you are well aware of the clues that scream that you are in need of some repairs to your water heater. In some cases, you might actually need a total replacement of the hot water tank, depending on the exact problems you are dealing with. To help make sure that you have a good idea of when it is time to call for professional HVAC repair help, you will want to read further.