Zoomco HVAC-R Industry Blog

3 Simple Ways to Learn More about Low-GWP Refrigerants

It’s now been more than a year since the hydrofluorocarbons (HFC) phase-down officially kicked-off, and if you’re not up to speed with the potential changes, it’s time to get cracking.

February 20, 2019

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How to Keep Cool: Tips for Fridgies Working in the Heat of Summer

When you’re a fridgie, working in hot conditions in summer is often part of the territory. But while being uncomfortable in the heat is obviously a major pain,

January 30, 2019

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5 Ways to Become a Better Fridgie This Year

If you’re like most people, you probably have a new year’s resolution or two you’re working on. Maybe you want to exercise more? Eat better? Drink less? Or perhaps you’re setting your sights

January 14, 2019

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Attention Fridgies: How to Relax & Recharge Your Batteries

It’s no secret that fridgies work hard – and after a long year on the tools it can suddenly catch up with you.

December 18, 2018

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What Every Fridgie Needs to Know About the HFC Phase-Down

The HFC phase-down has begun, but for many fridgies there’s still a bit of mystery surrounding how it will impact the industry in both the short and longer-term.

November 28, 2018

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7 of the Best Apps for HVAC-R Installers and Technicians

These days, there’s a bunch of great apps available that can make your life as a fridgie easier. From practical applications like the humble torch, to those that perform complex

November 13, 2018

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3 Simple and Effective Ways to Market Your HVAC-R Business

When you’re busy running your own HVAC-R business, finding the time and energy to devote to marketing can be a serious challenge. Especially, if your budget is minimal and you don’t know where

October 24, 2018

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Here's What You Need to Know About Smart HVAC

Smart buildings are on the rise, and as a HVACR technician, it’s important to have a good understanding of what this means for heating, cooling and ventilation moving forward.

October 11, 2018

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New Australian HVAC-R Wholesaler Goes Online

Fridgies of Australia have a good reason to be happy right now. There’s a new online store that stocks everything a HVAC-R installer and technician could ever need – and the best part is, they’ll...

October 01, 2018

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3 Simple Tips to Keep Your HVAC-R Tools Safe and in Good Shape

As HVAC-R contractors and technicians, we rely on our tools every day. And as all tradies know, to do quality work, you need great tools. Investing in the best tools your budget allows is a good...

August 29, 2018

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