Wishing to Choose the Right Contractor?

Wishing to Choose
the Right Contractor?

The Genie Can Help With That

WHAT EXACTLY IS AN HVAC SYSTEM?

HVAC stands for Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning. The HVAC system is responsible for keeping your house warm in the winters, cool in the summers and keeping indoor air quality at optimal levels.

WHAT DOES AN HVAC CONTRACTOR DO?

An HVAC contractor designs, develops, installs and maintains heating, ventilating, and cooling equipment in both residential and commercial buildings.

THE PATH THAT LEADS TO THE RIGHT CONTRACTOR

FIND REPUTABLE DEALERS

Make a list of local dealers with good ratings.

ASK FOR REFERENCES

Ask contractors for references and testimonials.

GET ASSURANCE

Do not start the project until you clearly understand the contract. Avoid issues by finalizing a written and signed contract. Ask for labor and equipment warranties.

CHECK FOR LEGALITIES

Make sure the contractor is licensed, bonded, and insured in your state and local area.

THOROUGH INSPECTION

Do not hire a contractor that does not schedule a thorough evaluation of your establishment before installation.

CHECK FOR LEGALITIES

Ask about required maintenance for your HVAC system. If they cannot supply this, run away.

CHECK FOR LEGALITIES

Ask for estimates from different contractors to compare and evaluate.

COST CONSIDERATIONS

THERE ARE DANGERS IN CHOOSING THE WRONG CONTRACTOR

Improper installation

Voidance of factory warranties

Theft, property damage, or worse

Unsafe/inefficient operation

Shortened equipment life

Building code infractions/penalties

Frequent system breakdowns

Lack of timely service

Unusually high energy bills