Eric Hinton

Eric Hinton brings nearly 3 decades of HVAC experience to our Facts & Claims Review Board. The board is a collective of Subject Matter Experts (SME) who bring their professional Experience into each post of


  • Specializes in Zoned System Designing and Ductless system
  • Service Manager for Heating and Cooling Business in Atlanta, GA
  • Trane Comfort Specialist
  • Manual J/D/S Specialist
  • Received the Environmental Protection Agency Certification
  • Past Content Writer for HVAC websites

Holden’s career in HVAC began in the early ’90s when he joined a HVAC company through an apprenticeship. Then got his HVAC degree from Georgia Piedmont Technical College. During the past 3 decades, Holden has worked for 3 HVAC companies, as well as designed brand new ductless systems for construction companies. Holden currently works as a Service Manager managing mini-split projects and oversees the daily operations in Atlanta, GA. 

On a personal note, he enjoys golf, skiing, and working in his woodshop.

Articles by Eric Hinton

Gas Furnace Reviews and Prices

Best Space Heater Reviews and Ultimate Guide

Furnace BTU Calculator: How Many Btu Furnace Do I Need?

Heating Btu Calculator – How Many Btu Per Square Foot Do I Need?

Cooling Btu Calculator: How Many Btu Cooling Do I Need?

Heating Annual Cost Comparison: Heat Pump vs Furnace vs Heater

Best Air Conditioner and Furnace Filters Review and Buying Guide

What Is MERV Rating and What Rating Should I Use?

Highest BTU Window & Portable Air Conditioner for Large Room

What Types Air Conditioners Are Best for Garage

Best Furnace Brands

Trane vs Carrier vs Lennox Furnace Review

Heater Room Size Calculator: What Size Room a Heater Heat?

Top 8 Ventless Propane Heater Reviews and Buying Guide

Best Battery Operated Heaters – Alternatives Protection Status