14 Aug 2020

Employee Spotlight - Bethany Van Rees

Bethany joined the claims department in October of 2018. This was a period of rapid growth for the company and for the claims department in particular. In less than two years, Bethany has shown that she is a fast learner and willing to roll up her sleeves and do the work that is required of a claims adjuster at JBW.

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04 Aug 2020

The Rise of Geothermal HVAC Technology and Advantages It Can Bring Customers

Though temperatures can rise and fall across the country, one thing remains constant: the temperature of the Earth beneath your feet. Right at this moment, the heat of the Earth burns hot. Deep beneath the surface, the temperature increases at an average rate of 1°F for every 70 feet in depth. Tectonic and volcanic regions are bringing pockets of higher temperatures even closer within reach. 

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27 Jul 2020

Up-Sell and Add-On with Trending Smart Home Technology

With the rise of WiFi-enabled products in the living room, kitchen, and even the bathroom, more than 14 million households across America are now hooked up to "smart home" devices. From aiding with accessibility to preventing in-home disasters, smart home technology provides customers with improved peace of mind while also offering a unique opportunity to boost your bottom line. Between add-ons and up-sells in existing maintenance or warranty programs, smart home technology can significantly drive profit for both HVAC-R and plumbing contractors.

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21 Jul 2020

Podcast | Janet Rudebeck - Getting to Know FieldEdge

In this episode of Trade Talk, Tommy Cue talks with Janet Rudebeck from FieldEdge. They spend time digging into the their product  and how 

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14 Jul 2020
07 Jul 2020

Digital Transformation for HVAC & Plumbing Businesses

If recent events have taught those in the service industry anything, it’s that times are changing. While the traditional face-to-face relationships you’ve built with your customers are irreplaceable, there’s no longer an excuse to shy away from the benefits of digital. Not only is your target market living and breathing on smartphones and social media, but remote working capabilities and streamlined customer service are required to outshine your competitors.

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30 Jun 2020

Accounting & Estimating Software to Boost HVAC and Plumbing Contractor Revenue

Effective management of both your time and your finances is critical to running a successful HVAC-R or plumbing business. But when you’re operating on an already-tight schedule, it can be difficult to track your daily flow of money or plan for future growth. Fortunately, time-consuming tasks like payroll management, billing and invoicing, and estimating new projects can be automated for optimal time management. 

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24 Jun 2020
09 Jun 2020

Virtual Reality HVAC Training: How it Can Benefit Your Team

Traditionally, the thought of team training would be enough to make even the most seasoned HVAC professional yawn. But what if we told you there was a better way to work through the course catalog that didn't involve rolling up your sleeves? Through virtual reality HVAC training, industry professionals have access to in-depth 3D simulations that help master the art of HVAC while never even having to leave the office. 

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03 Jun 2020

JB Warranties: Our Commitment to Community

The coronavirus pandemic has put an enormous strain on communities across the United States — across the world. Governments have certainly stepped up to address the needs of their citizens. However, it’s the people and businesses coming together to help others that have inspired us immensely. We’ve taken action, too.

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