Tips for Hiring a Heating and Cooling Contractor

  • Identify regarding license requirements for contractors in your country
  • Communicate with friends, neighbors, relatives and co-workers for contractor referrals.
  • Request contractors for customer references and cope with them about the contractor’s service performance.
  • Installation of heating and cooling system is a big investment. So, before installation you have to make sure the energy efficiency of that system
  • While installation of heating and cooling systems, you should provide priority on energy savings equipments. Contractors must be intellectual to show you calculations of savings for ‘energy savings’ heating and cooling equipment.
  • The contractor should expend significant time inspecting your current system and place to evaluate your requirements. A contractor should install the heating and cooling system based on the size of your room, level of insulation, and windows.
  • A good contractor will scrutinize your duct system for air leaks and insulation.
  • In case of comparing contractors’ offers, be sure to evaluate cost, energy efficiency and warranties. A lowest price is not always good idea because your energy costs will be higher.
  • Make a legal agreement with the contractor before work gets started. It will specifically include project costs, job schedule, model numbers and warranty information.


Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>