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TEMP-AIR a Sunbelt Rentals Company

About Us

Since 1965, TEMP-AIR, Inc. has been the nation’s leading provider of temporary heating, cooling, dehumidifying, and air filtration rental solutions.

Who We Are

Our company has over 50 years of experience in HVAC rental services provided throughout the United States. Our professional service staff delivers and sets up temporary heating, cooling, dehumidifying, and air filtration rental equipment at your job site. We are available 24/7 to meet your emergency temperature control needs by providing custom temporary air management solutions specifically for your unique job site.

Our History

In the 1960s, our founder introduced the first mobile heater to a winter construction site allowing jobsites to begin to operate year-round. After excelling at the production of portable heaters for several decades, temporary air conditioners and dehumidifiers were added to TEMP-AIR’s portfolio in the mid-1990s. In the late-1990s, the Thermal Remediation® pest control heat treatment division of TEMP-AIR, Inc. was launched as a spin-off of the company’s construction portable heating business.

The TEMP-AIR Difference

TEMP-AIR rental equipment is manufactured in the United States at our 140,000 square foot corporate headquarters located just south of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Our in-house engineering team is responsive to industry changes, dedicated to providing quality products, and can customize equipment specific to your company’s specialized needs. TEMP-AIR equipment is available for rent through our 16 branch offices located throughout the nation allowing you to conveniently obtain your requested equipment as soon as possible. Our seasoned team will size and layout equipment at your project for maximum effectiveness and lowest overall project costs. Additionally, our emergency service team is prepared to help problem solve when you need it most.


Our executive leadership team has extensive longevity with the company providing a shared vision of creating quality, innovative products while maintaining the highest degree of service to our customers.

Jim Korn

Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Korn began his role as CEO in 2007 bringing with him a vision for a long term company growth strategy. He oversees upper management decisions, maximizes business operation efficiencies, and ensures budgetary figures are met. Jim’s educational background includes an undergraduate degree from Providence College and a graduate degree from the University of Minnesota Law School.

Scott Brainard

Vice President of Product Development
Mr. Brainard has been a member of the TEMP-AIR team for over 25 years. He currently focuses on the management of the sales team, business expansion opportunities, and annual equipment budgets. Scott received a Bachelor of Science in Management from Northwestern College. He is a LEED AP BD+C certified green building professional.

Dan Grinols

Vice President of Engineering
Mr. Grinols has more than 25 years of experience in the TEMP-AIR engineering department. He is dedicated to product improvement and innovation to keep our equipment up-to-date with industry trends.

David Hanson

Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Hanson has been a member of TEMP-AIR, Inc. since 1999. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) inactive. Mr. Hanson has 37 years of accounting experience working for several mid-size and large companies.