It’s a new year, and while everyone is rededicating themselves to fitness, or diet, or professional goals – let’s rededicate ourselves to making sure your air compressor keeps ticking, shall we? We’re sure you’re conducting daily maintenance checks (right?) but since you rely on your compressor – heavily – let’s take a little extra effort […]

Imagine waking up to a message from your facility’s air compressor that one of the filters needs cleaning, or that something more severe is about to occur. It’s more than just a dream, it’s happening with air compressors you can monitor remotely, with a 24/7 stream of information that lets you know exactly how your […]

There are so many questions about the future that it is literally impossible to predict what will happen tomorrow, let alone a year or more from now. What if we told you we have a crystal ball, and that we can predict how well your air compressor system will perform long into the future based […]

As with any mechanical system, your air compressor is subject to occasional hiccups- problems not quite big enough to shut the system down, but not small enough that you can afford to ignore them. Here are three trouble-some issues that could pop up in your system that will need to be addressed. Decreased pressure- Your […]

Fresh air. It rejuvenates and invigorates, and it’s still pretty dirty. Ambient air may seem clean, but compression can cause even the freshest air to require filtering. Get this: compressing ambient air to 100psi increases the contaminants by a whopping 800%.  All that dirt and oil in the air going through your compressor will need […]

The words “Winter is coming” may get Game of Thrones fans excited, but it should set off alarms in your head if you rely on an industrial air compressor to keep your business up and running. We talk a lot in this blog about moisture and your air compressor, and the damage it can cause. […]

Periodically, we like to answer common questions we get from our clients- who sometimes think they can stump our experts. Some questions are easier than others. Q: What is the difference between “stop-start” and “constant run” and which is better? A: That’s two questions but we’ll allow it. A “stop-start” compressor is equipped with a […]

You wouldn’t want someone who wasn’t trained to be elbows deep in your car’s engine, would you? Then why would you let someone who wasn’t specifically trained to repair your air compressor dig in to your system? No matter what type of air compressor system you have, no matter what brand, our technicians are trained […]

You rely on your air compressor and if there’s trouble it could cost you money. So it’s important that you get your compressor up and running again as quickly as possible in the event of some sort of failure. So, let’s look at what may cause a shutdown, and what you can do to get […]

Just because we can, let’s take a minute and ensure your air compressor is in good working order. The process and regularity of compressor service and maintenance depends on the individual processor. For example, a compressor using petroleum-based oil needs an oil-change every 500 hours of service. A unit using synthetic oil, raise that interval […]