With the continuous growth of the HVAC industry the are more and more HVAC companies establishing their presents in the neighborhoods near you. It is very important to choose the right hvac company for your home services.
Choosing HVAC Company
When choosing a company make sure that the service will be performed by licensed technician, find out how long has the hvac company has been in the business, ask for the references and samples of previous work and don't forget to ask if the company is fully insured. Sometimes lowest price is not necessaraly the best deal and in some cases its better to pay a little more but get the proper service.
In Canada you need HVAC license to perform installation, maintaining, repairing or replacing of heating, cooling, refrigeration or ventilation equipment and systems. Licensed Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning Contractors require to have by law liability and property damage insurance for any work to be performed, however the amount of insurance they need to have is not regulated.
Other Things to Consider
Lets talk about some other things that you should consider before hiring HVAC company for your home:
Get at least 3 estimate from different companies to make sure you are getting the right price.
When getting equimpent installed ask your contractor what guarantees they will give you that the equipment they intalled is free from any liens.
Get the estimates in writing.
Things to include in the contract: start and end dates, maximum days you could go without heating or air conditioning service, cost of specific equipment and labour, changes of policy, first and last payment.
Check how long the contractor has been operated under the same name and also check for the physical address.
Take time and ask all these questions when hiring a company for HVAC services and these simple steps will save you time and money in the future.