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Answering your commercial refrigeration FAQs

At Allfield Refrigeration and Mechanical, you can consider us the experts in keeping it cool – at your commercial premises, for your commercial purposes – at least. As this year draws to a close, we thought we’d end by giving some free expertise and industry...

7 tips for energy efficiency in the office this summer

Energy efficiency is a buzz term circulated throughout different industries, across the world. In the office, energy efficiency can equate to greater savings and enhanced functional capacities. Want to know 7 tips for better energy efficiency in the office this...

How cold should your refrigerator really be?

There’s no clear-cut answer to knowing how cold your residential or commercial refrigerator should be. No one size fits all. Instead, there are a few of factors that come into play. The most important factors being what’s the purpose of your refrigerator and what...

What is refrigerant – and why do you need it?

We all know refrigerators, freezers and commercial cool rooms keep food and other items nice and cold. We all appreciate that energy is needed to keep these complex and intricate systems functioning, too. Yet, this is where the knowledge of these systems stops, for...

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4 signs it’s time for a commercial refrigerator service

How well your commercial refrigerator works can really influence the overall operational capacity of your business – especially if your business is a restaurant, cafe, hotel or something of a similar nature. Just like appliances in the home, all the important...

Why consider smart air conditioning in the office

In recent years, technological advances have provided a welcomed shake-up to how workers keep comfortable during the working day – with ergonomic office chairs, and even sit and stand desks. The same is true for ‘smart air conditioning.’ Smart air conditioning...

What is preventative air conditioner maintenance?

Your office air conditioning provides year-round comfort in extreme and unformattable temperatures, keeping you cool in summer and warm in winter. So, it makes sense to keep it in tip-top shape all-year round. Yet, just like many appliances and systems that serve...

How to keep your cool room clean in 5 easy steps

Maintaining your commercial walk-in freezer is paramount to its capacity to function efficiently. After all, if you’re in the food service industry or own and operate a similar business, your walk-in freezer (aka cool room) is likely the unsung hero. Neglecting...

Is energy efficient heating possible?

Energy efficiency across all sectors is good for the environment and good for your pockets. It’s important to keep this in mind when you’re building, renovating or simply updating your current heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems in a residential or...