My own space ship

Everyone dreams of being an astronaut and going to space. But I feel like only a few in history have ever been able to. I wasn’t ever given the chance to go to space, but I am on a special team that helps others go to space. I started contracting for NASA about 10 years […]

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Staying cool out in the desert

I’m from up north but my work has recently brought me to the southwest. Growing up with snow most of the year and attempting to adjust to endless sands has not been easy. It is true what they say that dry heat is better that the heat mixed with humidity where I’m from, but from […]

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The day my A/C broke

It was just a normal day, a day in August to be precise, and the heat was murder. I had several amazing portable air conditioners and I had never encountered a problem. I had never had them looked at by an HVAC technician but then again I don’t think that most people ever do. It’s […]

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Building in a humidifier

During the autumn months we enjoy a lot of fun activities. The weather is slowly cooling off between September and November. This allows us to enjoy a lot of time outdoors. We enjoy hiking and pumpkin patches and many other fun activities. As fall becomes winter I begin to get really cold. The weather cools […]

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Air conditioning in the fall

I am an avid runner and exercise enthusiast.  I absolutely love exploring and finding new and fun places to create jogging loops, as well as discovering the best places to carry out my workouts.  I don’t enjoy working out inside, I think it’s boring and repetitive.  So, when I exercise, I never want to run […]

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Presidential debates and air conditioning

For the past couple of presidential elections, I always find myself getting very enthralled by everything that goes into these debates that the candidates have to partake in throughout their campaigns.  It’s crazy for me to fathom just how much preparation that must actually take prior to the actual event.  The knowledge these candidates have […]

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Some HVAC news

I wonder what the latest news in the HVAC business is. I remember when I was a kid most people had never even heard of the term HVAC. In case you don’t know, it stands for heating, ventilation and air conditioning. When I was a kid, air conditioning consisted of a window A/C unit that […]

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Installing some new HVAC products

I had a new HVAC system installed recently in my house. I decided to do away with my ductwork and had a mini split air conditioning system installed. The HVAC contractor had to run refrigerant lines all around my house. You see the way a mini split system works is you have separate air handlers […]

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I feel very uncomfortable

Back when I was still a kid, my parents decided it would be fun for the family to go on a road trip across the country. They planned for us to stop at all of the major tourist attractions along the way, and to take some back roads through small communities in search of interesting, […]

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A new gadget for my car

When I got my first adult job after graduating college, I could not wait to start my career.  However, the job had a lengthy commute: 45 miles one way.  This meant that I would be on the road for about 2 hours each day.  I was okay with it because I desperately wanted this job, […]

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