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Erin Holohan HaskellErin Holohan Haskell Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 1,294
Please join us in welcoming @Andrew to the Heating Help team. Andrew's background includes over a decade of working for the Discovery Channel and a dozen years of being married to me. We are thrilled to follow in the footsteps of my parents of running Heating Help as a family business.
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AndrewethicalpaulSteve MinnichIronman

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  • AndrewAndrew Member Posts: 8
    Thanks, Erin! I'm excited to be here!
    Erin Holohan HaskellKeenGreen
  • Dan FoleyDan Foley Member Posts: 1,211
    Congrats to Erin and Drew!
    Erin Holohan HaskellAndrew
  • STEVEusaPASTEVEusaPA Member Posts: 4,106
    edited May 2019
    Do I see some HH documentaries (or reality shows) in the future?
    Welcome to the madness, I mean fun!
    Let's get that post count up (maybe Erin can spot you a 100).
    Erin, are you bringing him to Hershey in 2 weeks?
    steve
    Erin Holohan HaskellAndrew
  • STEAM DOCTORSTEAM DOCTOR Member Posts: 1,142
    Finally get to meet the Haskell behind @Erin Holohan Haskell. Welcome aboard.
    Erin Holohan HaskellAndrew
  • FredFred Member Posts: 8,418
    Welcome and Congratulations!
    Erin Holohan HaskellAndrew
  • Erin Holohan HaskellErin Holohan Haskell Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 1,294

    Do I see some HH documentaries (or reality shows) in the future?
    Welcome to the madness, I mean fun!
    Let's get that post count up (maybe Erin can spot you a 100).
    Erin, are you bringing him to Hershey in 2 weeks?

    Haha! We'll see.

    Andrew can't make it to Hershey, but he will be at Wetstock.
    President
    HeatingHelp.com
    STEVEusaPA
  • DanHolohanDanHolohan Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 14,980
    I love this.
    Retired and loving it.
  • RayWohlfarthRayWohlfarth Member Posts: 802
    Welcome aboard Drew. Enjoy the ride
    Ray Wohlfarth
    Boiler Lessons
    Click here to take Ray's class.
    Click here to buy Ray's books.
    Andrew
  • IronmanIronman Member Posts: 5,566
    He gets to be your partner, your husband and Dan's son in law. He's triplely blessed!
    Bob Boan


    You can choose to do what you want, but you cannot choose the consequences.
    Erin Holohan HaskellAndrewSolid_Fuel_Man
  • DanHolohanDanHolohan Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 14,980
    Thanks, Bob. 😀
    Retired and loving it.
  • ScottSecorScottSecor Member Posts: 384
    I have a couple difficult questions:
    1. Will Erin refer to Andrew as the "TLA" similar to the infamous TLM?
    2. Will Andrew be introducing a new series called "Dirtiest Boilers" or will be it "Dirtiest Wet Returns?" I can picture Team Heating Help at the podium at the Emmy Awards in the future.

    On a serious note, congratulations to Andrew in joining Team Heating Help!
    Dan Foley
  • Erin Holohan HaskellErin Holohan Haskell Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 1,294
    Thanks to all. We're having fun...or at least I am because he's taking a lot of work off my plate. ;)

    And @ScottSecor - We're working on the nickname and maybe even the show too. Stay tuned.
    President
    HeatingHelp.com
  • AndrewAndrew Member Posts: 8
    edited May 2019
    Thanks all for the warm welcomes! :)

    I agree that I'll need a nickname... perhaps we'll create a poll for it. What could possibly go wrong . . .
  • DanHolohanDanHolohan Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 14,980
    Oh, Drew 😂
    Retired and loving it.
  • SteamheadSteamhead Member Posts: 13,768
    edited May 2019

    I have a couple difficult questions:
    1. Will Erin refer to Andrew as the "TLA" similar to the infamous TLM?
    2. Will Andrew be introducing a new series called "Dirtiest Boilers" or will be it "Dirtiest Wet Returns?" I can picture Team Heating Help at the podium at the Emmy Awards in the future.

    On a serious note, congratulations to Andrew in joining Team Heating Help!

    TLM was The Lovely Marianne long before this site got started- so the name doesn't depend on who's running the site. I'm sure @Andrew will carry on the tradition- TLE, correct? B)

    And the tradition is no longer restricted to the Holohan family- any time one of the guys mentions "The Lovely ______", we know he's talking about his wife. For example, I showed up at Wetstock 2004 with a certain girl and introduced her as The Lovely Naoko- we had been married all of two weeks at that point.
    All Steamed Up, Inc.
    "Reducing our country's energy consumption, one system at a time"
    Steam, Vapor & Hot-Water Heating Specialists
    Oil & Gas Burner Service
    Baltimore, MD (USA) and consulting anywhere.
    https://heatinghelp.com/find-a-contractor/detail/all-steamed-up-inc
    Erin Holohan HaskellAndrew
  • Tim McElwainTim McElwain Member Posts: 4,358
    Welcome Drew have fun working with your wife. I am in the office everyday with my wife of 59 years and she really keeps me on the straight and narrow, just kidding it has been fun.
    Erin Holohan HaskellAndrew
  • IronmanIronman Member Posts: 5,566
    Maybe we can get him some field experience turning wrenches with some of the guys on here? That, and his present skills would make him very handy.

    Then, we could call him Handy Andy.
    Bob Boan


    You can choose to do what you want, but you cannot choose the consequences.
    Erin Holohan HaskellSolid_Fuel_Man
  • DanHolohanDanHolohan Member, Moderator, Administrator Posts: 14,980
    Ouch
    Retired and loving it.
  • AndrewAndrew Member Posts: 8
    Ironman said:

    Maybe we can get him some field experience turning wrenches with some of the guys on here? That, and his present skills would make him very handy.

    Then, we could call him Handy Andy.

    LOL!! Nice one, Bob! I'll welcome any sort of field experience and any basic tips for those new to the industry. I have a lot of books still to read, that's for sure. :)
  • Larry WeingartenLarry Weingarten Member Posts: 1,775
    Hello, I think two of the most basic skills required in this field involve a knowledge of sociology and troubleshooting. Dan, being a keen observer, can (at least) help with the first one and the rest of us can help with the second. I'd be happy to send you an article I wrote on troubleshooting long ago. B)

    Yours, Larry
  • AndrewAndrew Member Posts: 8
    edited May 2019

    Hello, I think two of the most basic skills required in this field involve a knowledge of sociology and troubleshooting. Dan, being a keen observer, can (at least) help with the first one and the rest of us can help with the second. I'd be happy to send you an article I wrote on troubleshooting long ago. B)

    Yours, Larry

    Thanks, Larry. I'd love to read your article. Feel free to PM me the link.

    Dan certainly has a true talent for meaningful observation and understanding people. :) No doubt I'll always be learning from him.
  • Solid_Fuel_ManSolid_Fuel_Man Member Posts: 1,954
    Welcome!

    We will need to start you off with scorched air.....oil scorched air to be exact. We will then move onto PVC venting, then to water.

    I want a reality show with y'all!
    Serving Northern Maine HVAC & Controls. I burn wood, it smells good!
    Andrew
  • SteamheadSteamhead Member Posts: 13,768

    .....We will need to start you off with scorched air.....oil scorched air to be exact. We will then move onto PVC venting, then to water......

    C'mon, don't torture the guy.................
    All Steamed Up, Inc.
    "Reducing our country's energy consumption, one system at a time"
    Steam, Vapor & Hot-Water Heating Specialists
    Oil & Gas Burner Service
    Baltimore, MD (USA) and consulting anywhere.
    https://heatinghelp.com/find-a-contractor/detail/all-steamed-up-inc
    ethicalpaulIronmanSolid_Fuel_ManAndrew
  • FredFred Member Posts: 8,418
    @Solid_Fuel_Man , What are you trying to do, send the man to an early grave? He can wash the dirt off of his hands and chothing from a Steam or HW installation. He can't get the dust out of his lungs from the scorched air!
    Solid_Fuel_ManIronmanAndrew
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