Phrases & Terms
The HVAC industry (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning), like any specialized industry, has a vocabulary that you may not be familiar with unless you have experience with HVAC. Learning common phrases and acronyms will help you properly communicate your needs to an HVAC technician as well as better understand the literature that came with your air conditioner, humidifier, and furnace.
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Note that the list below is appended to focus on terms that you may encounter. For a more complete list please visit:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_HVAC_terms.