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5 Tips to Maintain Your Air Conditioner

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AC maintenance tips

Despite what the weather is, your air conditioner is an important appliance that always needs to be working no matter what. Whether you want it for cooling or warming the temperature, it always needs to ready to perform to its full potential. When talking about having a working air conditioner, there are different ways to maintain it to ensure it works properly when needed.

No matter how much well you keep your air conditioner, it will always need extra care and preventive measures to ensure it has a long life. Air conditioners can last up to ten years when cared for properly. Apart from basic repairs your air conditioner may need, there are some tips you can follow at home to care for them and maintain their longevity. Air conditioner repairs Brisbane Northside are possibly the best solution to all your air conditioner issues. However, here are some tips you can do at home:

1. Clean it with a Blower

Most of the times all your air conditioner needs is a proper clean up job. Instead of spending too much time and money on getting professional help, you need to spend time on cleaning it with a blower. Blow from the posterior of the appliance so all the dust comes out and you have a clean and functioning air conditioner again.

2. Get It Serviced Once per Season

No matter what you say or do, getting your air conditioner serviced once in a season is the perfect way of maintaining its functionality. Servicing not only cleans it from the inside, but also makes sure the internal parts are regulated and checked for any damage. Servicing will ensure your appliance is fixed and properly working no matter what temperature you set it on.

3. Clean Outdoor Unit

AC outdoor unit

Make sure you take out some time to clean the outdoor unit. The outdoor unit needs to be cleaned with a blower and a damp cloth to ensure everything is maintained and the dust is all manually removed.

4. Cover the Appliance

In mid-season when you do not need cooling or warmth in the temperature, you can simply cover it with a cover or cloth. You will see how safer and cleaner your air conditioner gets simply by restoring the cover on it.

5. Turn Off from Main Grid

When you are not using the air conditioner for any cooling or warming, you need to make sure you turn off the air conditioner from the main grid. This makes sure only the electric supply is going to the air conditioner when needed. There is no extra flow of energy in the air conditioner. You will be able to maintain the proper use and flow of energy through the air conditioner.

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Atalian, Industrial Services Specialist, Passes 100,000 Employees

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More than 215 acquisitions worldwide since 2003

Atalian is a good example of how some French service groups, such as the heavyweight Sodexo or catering specialist Elior, are growing at a brisk pace despite the weak economic growth of the Hexagon. In France, operators are confronted with customers who constantly impose price reductions, and sluggish demand. The security market has even retreated in recent months, after the peak provoked the attacks of November 13, 2015, when all the companies had urgently requested guards on their doorsteps.

This stagnation is offset by the acquisitions that Aalian is constantly making around the world. More than 215 since 2003! The latest one is Aetna, an old family business founded in Columbus, Ohio, in 1936, which has gradually spread to neighboring states. It now employs 1,100 people. They clean offices and factories in the area, maintain buildings, and so on. Annual revenue, $ 32 million, or 29 million euros.

Atalian had already set foot across the Atlantic in January 2016, buying Temco, a New York company with more than 10,000 employees worldwide. A base considered solid for building a small American empire. “To really count in the United States, we have to bring our turnover from $ 200 million to 600 million or even 1 billion, Mr. Julien judge. It is therefore in this area that we will focus our acquisitions. After Temco and Aetna, three other operations are already in progress in Boston, Washington, and Florida. Each should bring 50 to 100 million dollars of activity. “

In France, Atalian plays consolidators

Failing to really compete with ISS, the imposing American and global leader, which alone employs nearly 500,000 people, Atalian hopes to become quickly visible in the United States. Other purchases are also expected in the coming months in Singapore and Indonesia, to reach again the size considered critical.

In France too, Atalian plays the consolidators. The group has just reached an agreement to resume the activities of its former Dutch partner Facilicom, which was unable to make any money. The file is currently submitted to the Autorité de la concurrence. The transaction is expected to bring A $ 70 million in sales to Atalian, consolidating its second position on the French market behind Onet.

So many transactions intended to give a new status to the group. Founded in 1944 under the French Technical Association of Cleaning (TFN), the Julien family company has long flourished in France by taking over tasks that businesses no longer wanted to do themselves: cleaning offices, then monitoring factories, maintenance of green spaces, etc. Now, it’s about turning this tricolor house into a world champion. This implies that it grows and becomes international at the same time.

No way to go public

This is the promise made to investors in May when the group raised 625 million euros in bonds, taking advantage of the euphoria aroused in the financial markets by the victory of Emmanuel Macron. “This money must finance our acquisitions for the next three years, with the ambition to bring the turnover from 2 billion to 3 billion euros,” says Julien. That’s 50% growth in three years! France, which still accounts for 60% of the activity, should see its share reduced shortly to less than half.

No question on the other hand to go on the stock market. “We do not need it because we have no major acquisition in sight,” says Mr. Julien, who owns 100% of the capital and intends to remain master of his home, like his father and grandfather .

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How to SERIGRAPH

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TEXTILE PRINTING

Screen printing is an accessible and sustainable textile printing process. It is particularly suitable for corporate, sports and promotional clothing and accessories. It can be used to customize your group’s apparel for an event or to identify your uniforms, equipment and business accessories.

Textile printing is one of our specialties and we leave nothing to chance. By entrusting your silkscreening tasks to us, you make sure you receive the highest quality results. In the event of unforeseen or desired changes along the way, we have the expertise to adapt quickly so that the ordered product meets your expectations.

APPAREL PRINTING

Promote your brand image with the printing of your logo or images on clothing or accessories. Screen-printed items are suitable for sports teams as well as for work teams and travel groups.

Want to increase your visibility? Printing on clothing such as t-shirts and sweaters will ensure that you are easily spotted and identified by participants on a special occasion.

PRINT ON ACCESSORIES

Our screen printing service also extends to other textile accessories, such as towels and caps, as well as the promotional items you need.

GRAPHIC DESIGN SERVICE

In lack of ideas? Our team offers a graphic design service and on-site design to create a visual to your taste. You will receive an overview of the product before it is produced to ensure that it matches what you expect.