A boiler technician, with his back to the camera, inspecting the controls on a commercial boiler in a boiler room.

The Complete Commercial Boiler Maintenance Checklist


Getting into a regular maintenance schedule provides numerous benefits to your system and facility as a whole. But what makes routine maintenance so important?

RBI technicians servicing a commercial hot water heater tank.

Choosing the Best Commercial Water Heater for Your Facility


Whether your facility’s water heater is nearing the end of its lifespan or you’re in charge of choosing one for a new facility, choosing between a gas or electric water heater and deciding if you want a tank or tankless option doesn’t have to be a challenge.

A construction worker using a tablet to see the structure of a building with BIM software.

How BIM Can Help With Your Next Construction Project


BIM is an approach to architectural design that’s here to stay. Using BIM software and industry experience, RBI helps construction and project managers see great benefits in their building’s construction.

Commercial rooftop HVAC units in front of a blue cloudy sky.

How Long Does Commercial HVAC Equipment Last?


Knowing how long your HVAC system and its equipment last is helpful in determining when to perform a maintenance tune-up or install a new system altogether. Learn more about the life expectancies of various HVAC components.

HVAC technician inspecting a digital report for a commercial HVAC system.

Benefits of Predictive Maintenance for HVAC Systems


Routine maintenance on your HVAC system is crucial to saving money and extending its lifespan. With predictive maintenance, you’re able to optimize repairs and upkeep before a mishap negatively impacts your system. While reducing energy consumption and avoiding unexpected costs, you’ll receive customized solutions to keeping your facility’s HVAC system in top shape.

A crane lowering a commercial HVAC unit onto the roof of Rocktown High School and being set up by Riddleberger Brothers, Inc. employees

HVAC Split System vs Packaged Unit


With the different types of commercial HVAC systems on the market, it can be difficult to decide which one to choose for your building. Space, cost, and efficiency preferences will mostly determine which type of HVAC system will work best for your facility.

HVAC technician spraying herbicide on weeds around an HVAC system.

Spring Commercial HVAC Maintenance Checklist


As you participate in spring cleaning activities around your building, it’s important to make sure that your building’s HVAC system isn’t getting overlooked. Spring brings a new season of warm weather, meaning your HVAC will soon be putting in work to cool down your space.

Two service technicians in a crane servicing an HVAC system on the side of a building.

The Importance of Preventative HVAC Maintenance


From seasonal cleanings to routine inspections, having an HVAC maintenance plan to prevent continuous repairs is critical to your HVAC system’s lifespan. Commercial HVAC maintenance is essential to running an efficient and effective system while minimizing overhead costs.

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