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What Does “Tonnage” Mean for My Commercial AC System?

Monday, August 17th, 2020

industrial-acsWhen you are looking to install an air conditioning system for your building, or to replace an older air conditioning system, you’re going to see the word tonnage referenced often. “What tonnage of system do you think you’ll need for the space?” That sort of thing. It’s standard HVAC lingo, and most people outside of the industry don’t know its specific meaning, except that bigger tonnage has something to do with more cooling power.

We’ll dispel some of the mystery around this term and explain why it’s important for your AC installers to know the exact tonnage necessary for your facility.

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