Category Archive for "Uncategorized"

How HVAC Maintenance Doesn’t Work Now

December 29, 2015
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This is an article about learning how to become a professional Building HVAC Services Buyer.  How exciting. The secret is to have your employees or service contract professionals fill in form you send them, versus, accepting someone’s word that the…

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Ten Warning Signs that you may be paying too much for Gas and Electricity for Your Buildings?

September 28, 2015
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Many people have asked me to put together a list of things a lay-person could ask to determine if they may be spending too much on gas and electricity.  Here are ten things you can start with. No one is…

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Why Most Recommissioning Efforts Fail – And What Could Be Done to Make Them Successful

September 14, 2015
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A Recommissiong Study is something a building owner hires an engineering firm to do to make the building to work like new again.  The goals are to lower utility bills, provide a better work environment, improve the satisfaction of the…

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Building Energy Administration Services

August 22, 2015
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At Building Success, we understand that conserving energy and lowering gas and electric bills probably won’t be on your Top Ten List of things you need to get done today, tomorrow, next week or next year.  99.99% of property investors,…

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HVAC Equipment Wearing Out and the Problems all Facility Owners Will Face

July 24, 2015
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All large Facility owners and managers will be faced with the same dilemma someday.  What do they do when their Building Automation Systems, (BAS), Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning, (HVAC) Systems become obsolete, unserviceable and expensive to own and operate. …

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Know HVAC or No Energy Savings

July 24, 2015
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If someone on your facilities operating staff does not have a commercial Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning, HVAC, background, your buildings will not save energy or lower your gas and electric costs!  And it isn’t that hard to find out…

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(BAS, HVAC, O&M and Energy) Real War Story One:

March 27, 2015
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Knowing What to Look for Saves Thousands of Dollars a Year Listening to someone describe their building’s temperature and humidity related problems is a great place to start tracking down the cause of comfort complaints and energy savings potential. A…

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Capital Planning and Project Development Services for Large Building (HVAC, BAS, Energy and O&M) Equipment, Systems and Services

March 26, 2015
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All large buildings owners and managers will be faced with the same dilemma someday. What do they do when their Building Automation Systems, (BAS), Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning, (HVAC) Systems become obsolete, unserviceable and expensive to own and operate….

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Poor Buying Experience Leads to a New Business Approach for Building Success

March 26, 2015
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I recently had an insightful experience when purchasing a used rifle, which has changed the way I view now my business.  I ended up being sold a on rifle instead of buying one.  The seller knew exactly what he wanted…

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You Don’t Manage Energy; You Manage Things that Use Energy

October 8, 2014
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Here’s a new way to think about managing your building’s energy consumption. Energy isn’t the thing being managed. You manage the things that use energy. Energy efficiency is the byproduct of how well buildings are run. Lights use electrical energy,…

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