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Size and Occupancy: Assessing Your HVAC Needs

Size and Occupancy: Assessing Your HVAC Needs

Calculating your HVAC needs is a precise science. Square footage of the home and the number of occupants are two factors in that determination. Today, the average American house is

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HVAC Basics: Learn About BTUs

HVAC Basics: Learn About BTUs

Short for British Thermal Unit, the BTU is the standard metric for the measurement of heat energy. Adding or removing the right amount of BTUs of heat is the essence

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An Intro to Manuals J and D

An Intro to Manuals J and D

Professional installation of an HVAC system is “manual” labor: Manuals J and D. Published by the Air Conditioning Contractors of America, they are utilized to determine your home’s unique cooling

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What You Need to Know About the 3 Heating and Cooling Loads

What You Need to Know About the 3 Heating and Cooling Loads

Heating and cooling loads refer to the amount of heat energy required to keep your house warm in winter or cool in summer. These figures vary according to the local

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Gas Furnace vs. Electric Heater: What’s the Cost Difference?

If you’re in the market for a new heating system, then chances are you’ll want to know how much it’ll cost to not only install, but to operate your system over the

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Four HVAC Terms Homeowners Should Know

There are lots of things to think about when you look into HVAC equipment. You want to get the most for your money, and to do so you have to

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    Jeff Paitson Jeff Paitson is a third generation business owner who continues to run the business with the same values that have been passed down from previous generations since 1922.

    Jeff’s belief is that the business belongs to Jesus Christ; therefore 10 percent of the company’s profits go toward the Maryland Community Church.

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    Ethan Ethan Rayburn is a lifelong resident of Terre Haute and a 2005 graduate of Purdue University.

    An Eagle Scout, Ethan spent four years as a non-profit executive with the Boy Scouts of America before joining Paitson Bros. as a comfort advisor and later General Manager. In that role, Ethan has brought a renewed enthusiasm for customer care, integrity, value, and service to Paitson Bros. Heating & Air Conditioning.

    Ethan enjoys singing and was a member of the Purdue Varsity Glee Club. He also enjoys playing and coaching soccer, spending time with his family and two young boys, and volunteering his time and resources with his church, Terre Haute First Baptist Church, which he has attended from a very young age.
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