Month: September 2012

The Talented Steve Coscia

Last week, I was a featured speaker at the Mechanical Systems Week conference in Chicago.  Thousands of plumbing, heating and refrigeration professionals were there. Imagine my surprise when I found a beautiful, white baby grand piano just outside the room in which I’d be speaking.  And the piano was in tune – amazing! I sat […]

Mechanical Systems Week 2012

Tom, Kurt and Kristie were out of the office last week attending the HVAC event of the year, aka Mechanical Systems Week in Schaumburg, IL. Never heard of Mechanical Systems Week Systems Week? That may be because up until this year, the tradeshow was referred to as HVAC Comfortech. Why the name change? This is […]

Thermostat Recycling Program at Jackson Systems

As a participant in the Thermostat Recycling Corporation (TRC), Jackson Systems is committed to helping contractors and homeowners dispose of old mercury thermostats properly. TRC facilitates and manages the collection and proper disposal of mercury-containing thermostats. The Thermostat Recycling Corporation is an industry-funded non-profit corporation supported by 31 manufacturers who historically branded and sold mercury […]

How to Upsell a Fireplace Add-On

These days, we have remotes for everything, so why not have a remote control for fireplaces? FiresideFriend™ from Jackson Systems is a family of remote controls for gas fireplaces HVAC contractors who work with gas and controls daily will find that these similar products can be easily offered to their customers. FiresideFriend™ remote controls provide […]