Hot Tips On Getting Ready for Cold Weather
Winter is upon us! For those regions that see extreme temperatures, now is the time to prepare to ensure your home weathers cold winter temps with ease. In addition to clearing clogged gutters, closing storm windows and prepping the weather stripping on your windows and doors, checking your home’s furnace, filter and air ducts is an important part of getting your home ready for winter and ensuring the best air quality inside your home all season long air duct cleaning prepares home for winter What to Do The first step toward winter readiness for the air inside your home is getting your heating and ventilation system cleaned. A complete cleaning should include replacing the filter on your furnace and cleaning the ductwork that runs throughout your home. This will remove built-up dirt, dust, and debris, improving indoor air quality and helping your home’s heating and ventilation system run smoother. Why Winter Readiness Matters There are a couple key reasons that make cleaning your home’s heating and ventilation system a good idea when it comes to winter prep: You Save Energy According to the United States Department of Energy, 56 percent of the energy used to power your home goes to heating and ventilation systems. When those systems begin to wear, they run less efficiently. Even in new buildings, [...]
RHP named in the Top 600 Specialty Contractors List
RHP Mechanical Systems was ranked as one of Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) Top 600 Specialty Contractors list for 2018. We’re excited to be ranked at 491, which is a 56-spot move up from last year’s ranking of 547. The rankings were compiled according to each company’s construction revenue from 2017. “We’re proud to have been included on the Top 600 Specialty Contractors list for 18 consecutive years,” said Mike Scolari, Secretary and Treasurer of RHP Mechanical Systems. “Our improved ranking is a testimony to the hard work and dedication of our team.” For over 30 years, the Top 600 Specialty Contractors list has showcased the largest specialty contractors in the United States. The list is used to measure the markets for specialty trade and subcontracting. It also identifies the issues and trends that will affect the markets and how subcontractors do business. For a complete list of rankings, visit https://www.enr.com/toplists/2018-Top-600-Specialty-Contractors-1.
RHP Receives AGC PINNACLE Award
RHP Mechanical Systems received a 2014 Pinnacle Award from the Nevada Chapter of the Associated General Contractors (AGC) in the category of Specialty Contractor “Meeting the Challenge of a Difficult Job” Over $500,000 (Ardagh Metal Packaging, USA). The PINNACLE Awards program was established in 1999 by the Nevada Chapter of AGC to honor the "Best of the Best" in regional construction projects; recognizing construction leadership, excellence and community spirit. Independent judges (from the Utah Chapter AGC) measure the entries based on safety, craftsmanship, challenges met, client relations, innovation and "green" building practices. Only projects completed in the 2014 calendar year were eligible for the award. For more information on the PINNACLE Awards visit
RHP Mechanical Systems, Inc; dba Ray Heating Products, Inc. won three (3) safety awards last week. RHP prides itself on continuous improvement when it comes to safety. We are very proud to have been continuously honored with awards for our commitment to providing the safest workplace possible. Awards Won: Golden Hard Hat---Best Overall Safety Record ---Northern Nevada AGC Chapter Best Safety Record---Specialty Contractor, over 100,000 hours No Lost Time Accident Award--2014