Winter Checklist for Commercial HVAC Systems

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McKenney's HVAC team

Proper maintenance of the heating and air systems in a commercial building should be among the top priorities for facilities managers and maintenance departments.  These systems represent the largest energy consumers, so it’s important to keep them operating at peak efficiency.  Not only can this save money and eliminate costly emergency repairs, but it also keeps the indoor environment comfortable … Read More

McKenney’s Hydro Excavating Services

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McKenney's hydrovac truck

McKenney’s fully equipped, state-of-the-art hydrovac trucks can provide a variety of essential services for clients.  Whether the job requires our excavating services and utility locating, or your facility needs routine storm drain maintenance ranging from stormwater detention vault clean up, catch basin jetting, and lift station maintenance, McKenney’s has a team of experts ready to deliver fast and dependable service. … Read More

4 Ways to Reduce System Downtime

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Reducing system downtime

When an aging mechanical system in a building fails, repairs are not always possible.  Sometimes the best solution is replacement.  Making these necessary upgrades can provide many benefits including improved system effectiveness, better energy efficiency, and a reduction in operating costs.  But these retrofit equipment change outs and retrofit system upgrades also come with challenges. However, before exploring the best … Read More

Trust McKenney’s for Mechanical Systems Solutions

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Mechanical Systems

McKenney’s offers mechanical systems services for every stage of your building’s lifecycle.  We are your single source provider for projects ranging in scope from the initial design phase through construction and post-construction maintenance and service.  McKenney’s has a long history of successful projects in the Southeast in many markets including healthcare, education, government, retail, hospitality, commercial offices, and industrial facilities.  … Read More

Choose McKenney’s for Chiller Service and Maintenance

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chiller and HVAC system

When you need service and maintenance for a commercial HVAC system and chiller, McKenney’s is the company to call.  We have been the Southeast’s trusted mechanical contractor for over 70 years, earning a reputation for excellence.  The chiller is the heart of your cooling system, and our 30 certified chiller technicians can ensure your facility is operating at peak efficiency. … Read More

McKenney’s Prioritizes Safety Protocols for Covid-19

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McKenney’s is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for our employees, clients, and those around us.  Our team is always up to date on the latest safety protocols from OSHA as well as the CDC’s safety guidelines in response to Covid-19.  McKenney’s has an outstanding track record on safety.  We take compliance seriously and strive to complete … Read More

LEED v4.1 and Low-Emitting Building Materials

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3D image of a environmentally friendly LEED certified office space

LEED v4.1 is the latest update to the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED v4 ratings system.  Launched in 2019, version 4.1 is considered to be the next generation standard for green building design, construction, operations, and performance.  Among other new standards, the LEED v4.1 guidelines include specific updates that focus on Interior Design and Construction.  These changes apply to recertification … Read More

Smart Systems that can Lower Operating Costs

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smart systems

Regardless of industry or market, facility owners and managers have two mandates: to keep systems running and keep costs low, all while keeping the building’s occupants comfortable and safe. This is difficult enough in a campus spread out across several acres, and exponentially more in large Class A buildings with multiple stories. To remedy these stumbling blocks, a solution needs … Read More

Are Hidden Plumbing Systems Bringing You Hidden Costs?

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McKenney's Plumbing Services

Fall is here! Football, baseball playoffs, and cooler weather. It’s my favorite time of the year. But autumn also brings falling leaves, and along with other debris, leaves can create not only a mess of your property, but also your operating budget. This is a widespread issue: the local news even ran stories of highways being shut down during periods … Read More