carrier & bryant recall

Carrier is recalling about 23,300 heat pumps because a capacitor in the fuse boards can stop working and cause the unit to overheat, posing a fire hazard. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the company has received 41 reports of the heat pumps overheating. No injuries, fires or property damage have been reported. The recall is for two-, three-, four-, …

*man stuck in air duct

Deputies: Tampa man gets stuck in air duct while hiding from cops, gets hypothermia A Tampa man was arrested after deputies found him stuck in an air conditioning duct. Thursday evening, officers responded  to find Larry  Puleo, 47, who had warrants for probation violations including Introduction of Contraband into Detention Facility and Possession of Heroin. When they arrived, they heard …

*boiler explosion

Boiler explosion, flying debris kill 3 Explosion launched a van-sized boiler through the roof a St. Louis box company and slammed much of it down onto a laundry business killing three people and injuring four others, One person died in the blast about 8 a.m. at the Loy-Lange Box Co. and two others were killed when a large piece of the boiler …

*wind free ah

Samsung Electronics  announced it will unveil its first ever, award-winning Wind-Free™ wall-mounted air conditioner at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, following the huge success of its floor-standing Wind-Free™ air conditioner in South Korea. The AR9500M air conditioner has integrated Samsung’s exclusive Wind-Free™ Cooling technology into its design – providing customers with a cooler indoor climate and optimal energy efficiency without …

*Installer started fire

A man installing a HVAC system in the Breakwater Apartments in New Albany started the fire that destroyed the building. In a report released Thursday by the New Albany Fire Department, officials say they concluded the fire started in Apartment 217 in the ceiling area above the mechanical room on Feb. 24 between 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Joe Miller …