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Jul

Can Earlier Model Magic Pak™ Systems Be Replaced By One Of Today’s Product Offerings?

For over 50 years the Magic-Pak™ concept of heating and cooling apartment buildings and condominiums has become increasingly popular among building designers and mechanical contractors. An advantage to the single packaged, ducted system is that concerns over its obsolescence is eliminated. Replacements are available for units installed in the very earliest installations of 50 years […]

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Jul

Do High Efficiency Furnaces Really Save MONEY?

Previously furnaces of the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s were around 65% to 78% efficient. Today’s equipment utilizes 98.2% of the fuel input for heat which does provide a customer savings. Depending upon the efficiency rating of the furnace selected, there can be savings of as much as 30%, so the long-term gain will be worth […]

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Jul

Concerned About Air Quality In Your Home This Winter?

A desirable level of a home’s humidity is 30 to 60%. A typical home in New England in winter has three to four times less humidity than is required for healthy air.It is accepted fact that many viruses spread during the winter when the air is dry. Adding humidification to the heating system can be […]

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Jun

Upgrading Firehouse Heat Saves Town $

The town of Glastonbury had an energy audit done to investigate replacing the existing hot water boiler currently heating the Main Street fire house. The audit said that the town should investigate converting the apparatus bay to an infrared heating system because it was more efficient and would give them their best option for savings […]

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Jun

Green Turns to Gold in Stamford

Connecting Stamford residences to its waterfront is a neighborhood development centered around a prominent park called Harbor Point.The project received LEED-ND certification for its leadership in energy and environmental design. It is one of only 48 worldwide to receive this designation and it is heated and cooled by MAGIC PAK®, thru-the wall, complete package, ductable […]

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Jun

Connecticut’s First Solar Thermal – Gas Heat Pump Combination

Robur gas heat pumps continue their versatile benefits in the HVAC marketplace! This historic landmark building once home to Marlow’s Department Store for 83 years in Manchester, CT was recently renovated to be the new home of retail tenants, a nonprofit organization, and residential apartment dwellers. Now entering a new era, this “green” revitalization is […]

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Jun

Clover Corporation

For the past 40 years East Hartford has been “Home” to Clover Corporation, a distributor of heating and air conditioning equipment and related supplies. As the company grew, so did the demand for their products.In 2015 the company purchased an abandoned steel manufacturing building on Tolland Street and began renovations. Today the newly renovated 27,000 […]

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Jun

Crown Court II in New Haven

Located on High and Crown Streets in New Haven, CT just a few blocks from Yale University is a new apartment complex of studio, one and two bedroom apartments designed with the newest in heating and cooling indoor living comfort.Magic Pak® models MCE are electric-electric, thru-the-wall, ducted packaged units designed for tenant control that are […]

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Jun

Meadow Ridge Renovation

Meadow Ridge on Plumtree Dr. in Norwich, CT has been a Magic Pak™ installation for many years. On call maintenance is provided on site and both the maintenance department and tenants love the zero downtime and ease of installation when maintenance is required.As the facility has aged over time, continuance with the Magic Pak™ system […]

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Jun

The New Modern is Here

Eco-conscious living was designed into every aspect of Alterra Apartments in Rocky Hill, CT.From the Magic-Pak¬® thru-the wall, heating and cooling system that provides residents control of their indoor environment, to the clubhouse powered with solar panels, and the organic ozone water treatment system at the pool, you will find Alterra designed to provide modern […]

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