Tips For Choosing The Right HVAC Contractor

Tips For Choosing The Right HVAC Contractor

Whether you need new HVAC installation, repair, or replacement, you need excellent workmanship from a seasoned and trusted HVAC company.  Here are some tips for choosing the right HVAC contractor.

Ask for referrals.

You can always ask for names of good heating and cooling contractors from your friends and families. Often, a call to a trusted friend or social media contact leads to a reliable service. Also, check and compare reviews about your prospective contractors through their websites.

Ask for references.

You can always ask for references from the company and call them. It is a good idea to ask their previous customers about how they work and their service performance. You can also ask if the company completed the job on time and within their budget range.

Do your homework.

Doing light research on the heating and cooling companies is a good idea. You can always look them up on Facebook, Google and Yelp. Check if they hire only qualified and licensed technicians in their company and if they have insurance certificate to offer. If none, you will be held liable for any accidents that will happen. It is also better to choose companies with A-rating from the Better Business Bureau.

Seek out experience.

Give a call to your perspective contractor and ask them some important questions about their experience in the field. You may ask the following questions:

  • What are their fields of expertise?
  • What are their experiences with particular heating and cooling systems?
  • How are they keeping up with the advancement in technology?

Compare estimates.

Different companies bid different pricing on a certain heating and cooling service. Compare their offers and make sure that warranties are included in the price.  After all, price is also a factor in choosing an HVAC company.

Look for special offers.

There are always special offers from each HVAC company. You can always check them on their website and sometimes, they would gladly inform their customers about it during meet ups or calls.

Consider environmental-friendly services.

When choosing the right HVAC company, it is just right to know if they offer eco-friendly products and services. Better choose companies with products certified with Energy Star. In your discussion, make sure to include the efficiency of the product as well as their impacts in the environment.

Verify license.

Verify the license carried by each contractor. HVAC systems are a great investment and it’s just right to ensure that only capable professionals would lay hands on them.

Use these tips to guide you in choosing the right HVAC company.

At BV Air Conditioning & Heating, we are committed to delivering honest and professional heating and cooling services.