The Jackson, MI based company Heat Controller Inc. began manufacturing air conditioners and dehumidifiers under the brand name of Comfort-aire.  Eventually, Heat Controller Inc. would merge with MARS Equipment Division which is also headquartered in Jackson, MI. Comfort-aire produces central … Read More

Heat Controller Inc.

Heat Controller Inc., headquartered in Jackson, MI, produces residential and commercial heating, cooling and dehumidification products under the brand names of Comfort-aire, Century and Aiton.  Heat Controller traces its origins to the Wingert Furnace Factory which was founded in 1907 … Read More


Crosley has been an American brand since 1920 when it began producing radios that were available to the public for mass purchase.  The founder of Crosley, Powel Crosley, became known as “The Henry Ford of Radio”.   Crosley began establishing radio … Read More


Emerson Quiet Kool Ltd. was founded in 1949 and is not connected to Emerson Radio or Emerson Electric.  EQK is owned by Hong Kong-based HomeEasy and distributed by Almo, a Philadelphia-based distribution company.   EQK reentered the home comfort market in … Read More


Company History Adams Manufacturing makes gas and oil furnaces for home and commercial purposes.  These furnaces can be adapted for use as air conditioning units for central air. Adams is a privately owned company located in Cleveland, Ohio.  Adams was … Read More


AirTemp is a company formed out of the expertise gained and utilized to build the Chrysler Building, the first fully air conditioned sky scraper, in New York City in 1930.  The brand was formed in 1934 and has achieved a … Read More


Brand History   Centurion was a brand of furnaces owned and distributed by York International Corporation under the parent company Johnson Controls, Incorporated.  Centurion produced residential and light commercial heat pumps, furnaces and central air conditioning systems.     York was … Read More

  Here in the Tennessee Valley we have an abundance of Tornados throughout the year.   It is so often that most of us have a plan ready for when there is a warning.  Emergency food, flashlights, water and a safe … Read More