Why Invest In Commercial Heating And Air Conditioning?

Why Invest In Commercial Heating And Air Conditioning?

As a business owner, you want the inside of your store or office to be comfortable no matter what the season. If your building is constantly too hot or too cold, that could mean a loss in revenue. We understand that running the commercial air conditioning or heat costs money, but we want to give you some examples where we think it will help your business.
Why Invest In Commercial Heating And Air Conditioning?

Employee Productivity

We briefly talked about this topic in this blog, but keeping your employees comfortable has a big effect on your business. If your employees are too hot or too cold, they will be more focused on getting comfortable than doing the work that they are paid to do. It will also help keep employee turnover rates lower. If your employees dread coming into work, eventually they will stop showing up. Whether you own an office or a restaurant, you have to have happy employees.

Returning Guests

In businesses where you depend on customers coming into your building, you want to take care of every person that walks in. If the building is uncomfortably hot, your guests will not be able to enjoy their experience. They will leave and never come back. Not only that but they will tell everyone they know not to go. They could even tell people they don’t know on the internet not to go to your business. Same thing goes for your business being too cold. If you are eating in a freezing restaurant, your food will be cold almost immediately and your guests will not be able to eat it.

There are many reasons why you should invest in commercial heating and air conditioning. Look for more reasons in coming blogs. In the meantime, call Alltech Air Conditioning for a free quote.

Interesting Facts About Electricity

Interesting Facts About Electricity

Just because our name is Alltech Air Conditioning doesn’t mean that it is the only thing that we do. We are also expert, licensed electricians and we have all of the skills that are necessary to design and create entire electrical systems. We love what we do and we have come across some interesting facts about electricity. But remember, when you are dealing with electricity, you will want to contact skilled professionals to decrease the chance of injury. Here are some Interesting Facts About Electricity From Your Electrical Contractors …

  • Electricity travels at 300,000,000 metres per second, AKA the speed of light.
  • A shock of static electricity is said to be about 20,000 volts
  • Lightning bolts travel at 209,214 km/h and can be up to 30,000°C
  • Electric eels can produce up to 500 volts of electricity to protect themselves
  • A bird can sit on power lines as long as they are only touching one at a time. If they touch a second line, they will be electrocuted.
  • Two positive or two negative charges resist each other, while one of each are attracted to each other.
  • Coal is the largest producer of electricity in the world.
  • Electricity helps make our hearts beat. There are specific machines called Electrocardiograms (ECG) that measure how much electricity is going to the heart.
  • American Benjamin Franklin did a lot of research on electricity in the 18th century. He invented the lightning rod.

Whether you are starting from scratch or just need regular maintenance on your existing power system, Alltech Air Conditioning would love to be your electrician. Call us today.

Interesting Facts About Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning

Air conditioning has a very long history and has become more and more popular in the last few decades. Since HVAC is what we are experts on here at Alltech Services, we wanted to tell you some fun facts about air conditioning that we have learned. We hope that you find these facts as interesting as we do.

 

  • There is not a precise moment in time that air conditioning was invented.
    • In ancient Egypt, people used to hang reeds in windows where it absorbed trickling water and cooled the air blowing in through the windows. It also made the air more humid in the hot desert.
    • In Ancient Rome, water was circulated through the walls to cool them down.
    • In Medieval Persia, they used cisterns and wind towers to cool their buildings.
  • Modern air conditioning came in the 19th century, invented by American inventor, Willis Carrier.
  • Less that half of Australia’s population has air conditioning, compared to 60% of the  United States population.
  • Air conditioning is partially credited for advances in medical technology, helping humans live longer and decreasing the spread of diseases as well as increasing employee productivity.
  • There is a talking air conditioning unit in the movie “The Brave Little Toaster” who is voiced by the late, great Phil Hartman.
  • People all over the globe still flock to movie theaters to beat the hot, summer heat. This trend started in 1917 because the majority of people did not have air conditioning in their homes.

 

We hope that you enjoyed our interesting air conditioning facts and we hope that it has made you want to install AC in your home. Call Alltech Air Conditioning today and we can make that happen.

Benefits To Having Air Conditioning

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Most people think that an air conditioning system is there to serve one purpose and that is to keep us cool on even the hottest of days. But in reality, it can help with more than just cooling the house down. We want to tell you about some of the other benefits to getting your very own air conditioning.

 

Medical Reasons

There are some people in this world whose body is not very good at regulating temperature. With an air conditioning system, you are able to control the temperature and the climate in which you live. New babies, as well as some animals and elderly people are not able to control their body temperature like adults can.. Being able to control the temperature means that they are able to prevent overheating and even heat stroke.

 

Air conditioning is also good for people who have severe allergies and asthma. The cold air that is blown out through the vents is cycled through an air filter which makes the air inside your home cleaner than it is outside. All you would have to do is make sure that you keep up with replacing the filter and cleaning the air ducts.

 

Cuts Down Noise Pollution

Have you ever walked into a residence or commercial building and heard the air conditioning running? If you have, something is wrong with their system. For the most part air conditioning systems are quieter than whispers. If you only have a window unit, you will notice a lot of excess noise making its way into your ears. This is because not only the unit is loud but you have to have an open window which allows road noise, birds, dogs, kids and a whole bunch of other sounds to come through.

 

When you are ready to get an air conditioning system of your own, call the professionals at Alltech Air Conditioning today.