While this introduction to HVAC systems isn’t exhaustive, it will give you the information you need to understand the basics of today’s heating and air conditioning systems. The more information you have, the more likely you are to make decisions you’ll be satisfied with in the years to come.
We’ll conclude this introduction to HVAC systems with a brief discussion of the major factors that affect cost. In order of importance, they are:
Getting familiar with the terminology is an important part of an introduction to HVAC systems. We’ve listed the terms logically rather than in alphabetical order.
Order Number: TRG-TRC018-EN
Introduction to HVAC systems that dissects the entire system into five subsystems, or "loops." (2004)