Category: hvac

One can dream!

“Hey ecobee, play Jimmy Buffet” Ecobee4 is more than just a Wi-Fi thermostat. It is can also play your favorite song! Room sensor to help manage hot and cold spots Comes with built-in Amazon Alexa Voice Service Ask it to order groceries, read the news, and more Compatible with most HVAC systems 5-year warranty Virtual […]

How to Prevent Frozen Pipes

Jackson Systems offers this post to share with your customers to prevent frozen pipes during the Polar Vortex: 6 ways to prevent pipes from freezing Trickle hot or cold water. Let warm water drip overnight, preferably from a faucet on an outside wall. Set the thermostat in your house no lower than 65 degrees Fahrenheit. […]

Service Technicians: The Superheroes of HVAC

Preparation and prevention is the key to avoiding cold-related injuries. As we experience the first major cold spell of the new year, much of the northern portion of our country finds itself in a deep freeze. Today, our immediate concern is for the service techs who are making repairs, in-out-under-around the house in the freezing […]

Field Engineering

Zones close. Static pressure rises. Learn here how to balance a barometric bypass damper. On a recent episode of Field Engineering, host JD Brake talks with Jackson Systems Engineer, Phil Kimble, about the “Barometric Bypass Damper”. In a constant volume HVAC system, you have a fixed static pressure. Air moves at a designed velocity, a […]

5 Marketing Essentials for Contractors in 2019

We all have to be sales and marketing minded in this very competitive HVAC industry…that’s for sure! With that, there’s no denying that maintaining existing customers is a lot less costly than marketing to find new ones. The lower cost of these leads gives you higher operating margins, which you can then invest in other […]

Jackson Systems’ Best Products of 2018

Jackson Systems brought the contractor many innovations and upgrades in zoning, smart home automation, tools and specialty controls in 2018. Some, especially, were standouts! Here’s are our top picks for 2018 based on our own testing and experiences, sales, and feedback from our customers. Ranked by Jackson swirls . 5 swirls being our best! Zoning  […]

The Wishing Well Fund, Indianapolis

Great Works Today by the Wishing Well Fund, Indianapolis Founded in 1972, Wishing Well Fund, Inc. began as an informal group of caring individuals who wanted to help families in need. This not-for-profit, all-volunteer organization has proudly served over 7,500 families since.Jackson family members, Dave Jackson, is the current President, and Bette Jackson, is on […]

White-Rodgers Issues Recall Notice for Sensi Thermostats Purchased April 2014 to Dec 2015

IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE White-Rodgers Announces Voluntary Corrective Action onEmerson-Branded Sensi WiFi Thermostats Published December 12, 2018  In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, White-Rodgers is implementing a corrective action plan that affects a limited number of those thermostats. The affected thermostats are vulnerable to damage during service or replacement of your heating or […]

Braeburn Wi-Fi Thermostats on Sale Now!

Here’s the deal… Buy 3 Braeburn BlueLink Thermostats, Get the 4th One Free! Thermostats included: 7205: The Braeburn BlueLink 7205 is a unversal wi-fi thermostat.  The wi-fi app is available on virtually any smart phone, and the thermostat wi-fi works without a common wire when used on conventional HVAC equipment.  Features include: 7 Day, 5-2 Day […]

Winter’s Dry Air and It’s Awful Side Effects

Are your customers complaining of any of the following dry air symptoms: Crepey, Dry Skin? Nose Bleeds? Chronic SoreThroat? Excessive Static Electricity & Shocks? Dry or Extra Stuffy Nose? Bleeding Fingers and/or Cuticle Tears? Tell them not to worry…they probably don’t have a problematic medical condition. They’re more likely to simply suffering from poor humidification […]

The Nightmare Before Christmas

There is never a good time for a damaging water leak, but homes are especially vulnerable around the holidays because so many are left alone. When homeowners leave “over the river and through the woods” for holiday visits, they should be able to leave with peace of mind that the home is protected from unexpected […]

America’s Recycles Day

November 15th is America’s Recyles Day. But, for Jackson Systems, every day is #AmericaRecyclesDay! We’re a thermostat recycling collection site as part of #ThermostatRecyclingCorporation (TRC), a national nonprofit network of over 3,600 mercury thermostat collection sites. TRC has recovered more than 10 tons of mercury since its inception in 1998.   Read more here on […]