How To Make Sure You’re Hiring The Right HVAC Contractor
There are various things a resident should ensure when they’re choosing a HVAC contractor to perform work on their property. To begin with, it’s imperative that residents or business owners verify that the HVAC technician they’re interested in carries a license. This is important to find out, because this ensures that the technician has been trained properly in all aspects of commercial heating and cooling. In addition, it is also most important that the technician carries proof of liability, and also worker’s compensation insurance. In case there are any damages to the resident’s home, or injury to the HVAC contractor, the resident will not be held liable.
The next steps for a resident making sure that they’re hiring the right HVAC contractor is to do some research of their own. It’s worth it to the resident, or business owner to make a call to the BBB to check for any negative reports on the particular HVAC technician. Other than making a call to the BBB, residents or business owners may also do some online research. Specifically, checking around on Google is an ideal place to start; when searching on Google for reports on the specific contractor, if there are any negative or positive reports, they are sure to be shown. Another great tip for individuals to look for is a PHCC logo; PHCC, or Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors Association is an organization that has ongoing technical training for all areas of commercial and residential heating and cooling.
Some final tips for individuals to consider is to outright ask the HVAC technician some basic questions, such as: is the contractor willing to agree to all safety and health laws, what education do they have, how long have they been working in the field, what HVAC equipment will be used, and any other questions that come to mind. Chances are if the HVAC contractor has been in business for awhile, they’re doing something right. Following these tips will help to ensure that residents, or business owners hire the proper HVAC contractor for their needs.
Are you in need of a HVAC contractor in the Overland Park area? Call Priced Right Heating and Cooling at (913) 713-5911 and schedule a service call today!