What to Look for in an HVAC Contractor

service-agreementsHere are a few tips on what to look for when considering an HVAC contractor, whether you’re a business or a homeowner.

  • Is the company licensed in your area and able to provide license number upon request?
  • Do they carry insurance for general liability and worker’s comp?
  • How many years have they been in business?
  • How many service techs and installers do they have?
  • Do they have 24-hour service department? (you may want to try their after-hours number to see if you receive a response.)
  • Could they provide a list of customer references that had equipment installed recently?
  • Does the company have technicians that are NATE certified or have technical diploma?
  • What is the average number of years of service for the employees?
  • Does the company perform background checks and drug testing on all employees?