Green, renewable energy was the clear focus at the 2012 Chicago AHR Expo. New energy efficient, innovative air conditioning options and other HVAC products of interest to air conditioning specialists, and air conditioner repair and installation professionals were presented during this huge, 3 day event. Here are some of the highlights, and some basic information about some new products you might consider for your Asheville, NC home. 

Programmable Thermostats

The programmable thermostats presented at the event boast some incredible new features that allow simple and precise control over your air conditioner and heating systems. These features include weather information, wireless control, and system alerts. 

Solar Air Heater

New, more efficient air conditioning options and heating options were another highlight of this event. A wall mounted solar air heater, manufactured by Enerconcept Technologies, won the Innovation Award in the heating category. Outside air is heated significantly before it enters the building, saving a significant amount of energy for the user.

Wireless Controls and Apps

Apps that allow home and business owners as well as air conditioner repair and installation contractors greater control over air conditioner and heating systems were another highlight of the 2012 Chicago AHR Expo. The HVACR Mobile Toolbox for contractors, for example, is a tool air conditioner repair and installation contractors can use to do their jobs more efficiently. For consumers, thermostats with wireless controls as well as apps that allow home and business owners to wirelessly control their air conditioner and heating systems were presented. 

The air conditioning specialists at Gentry Heating, Inc. have been serving the Asheville, NC area with reliable air conditioner repair and installation services since 1963. We know that air conditioning options and heating options are always changing as new technology is developed. Even as air conditioning specialists, we know there is always something new happening in the world of air conditioner and heating products. 

At Gentry Heating, Inc., we want our customers to be aware of all of the new, innovative air conditioning options and heating options, so you can choose the best and most efficient products for your home or business. The 2012 AHR Expo presented new products of interest to air conditioning specialists, but also for home and business owners looking for the latest and greatest HVAC products.