HVAC – What Is An Adjustable Pitch Curb?

HVAC – What Is An Adjustable Pitch Curb?

Have you ever notice a rooftop which was not flat, but angled? Of course, we all have. Now imagine you must install a HVAC Rooftop Unit (RTU) on to the roof. Perhaps you’re thinking, so what if the RTU is angled on the roof. Valid statement. Valid, but...
HVAC – What Is A Curb Adapter

HVAC – What Is A Curb Adapter

What is a Curb Adapter? — For anyone new to the HVAC industry, this is a valid question. Let’s Start With A New Installation: When a building is constructed, prior to the installation of the HVAC Rooftop Unit (RTU), the roof is cut, and a metal structure...
HVAC – The Basics of V-Belts

HVAC – The Basics of V-Belts

Until I began to specify belts for HVAC Accessory fans and motors, I thought a belt… was just a belt. Here’s valuable information I’d like to share with anyone seeking to understand the basics and differences in V-Belts. There are so many belt types...
HVAC Hoods  – The Basics 101

HVAC Hoods – The Basics 101

The general purpose of an HVAC Outdoor Air Hood is to allow outside air into the HVAC Rooftop Unit (RTU) while preventing rain and other outside elements from entering. I state general purpose, because not all HVAC Hoods serve that purpose. Specifically, MicroMetl...