How to Choose a Heating and Air Conditioning Company Posted April 27, 2017 At Controlled Comfort HVAC Inc, we know choosing a company to provide home comfort system installation and service in Carpentersville is a big deal. When it comes to your home comfort, you shouldn’t have to give up the factors that matter to you. You want excellent service from a trustworthy company. Before you make a decision, we have recommendations for what to search for in the company that will be responsible for your heating and cooling service. Do some research. Make sure to collect some information before you start your search. Take a look at your system as is and take some notes on maintenance history, past issues and its model. You should also find out the license and insurance requirements for heating and air conditioning service providers in Carpentersville. Get personal recommendations. Take some time to see if your friends, family and co-workers have any favorite companies. Knowing someone had a helpful interaction with a company can be a useful way to know what their service is like. Get proposals from multiple companies. Get the itemized estimates in writing so you can study the different cost, energy efficient and warranty information. You’ll also want to see referrals from current customers. A certain company may present the most reasonable prices, but it may not really be the best value. Think about how these factors will impact your home comfort in the future before you choose. Plan on a detailed home evaluation. Avoid any company who gives you a quote over the phone for a new or replacement system without looking at your home. A good heating and air condition company will go through examination of your house and your current system to figure out your needs and the best system to meet them. First impressions matter. You should take special interest in your primary meeting with any contractor that comes to your home. Make sure they are professional, friendly and punctual. You’re going to rely on this company to keep your home comfortable year-round. If they don’t make a good first impression, you may want to select some other company. Don’t settle for anything less than the best when picking a heating and cooling company. This list should help keep you on track. If you’d like to know more about Controlled Comfort HVAC Inc and how we can keep your home comfortable, give us a call at 224-699-9229 or schedule an appointment with us online. We’re happy to help!