If you’re a business owner, one of the most important decisions you’ll make is choosing a commercial HVAC company. Not all HVAC companies are created equal, so it’s important to do your research and find one that will best meet your needs.
Here are some tips on how to choose the right commercial HVAC company for your business:
- Look for companies that are licensed and insured.
- Make sure the company has experience servicing businesses in your industry.
- Get quotes from several different companies before making a decision.
- Read reviews online to see what other people have said about the companies you’re considering.
Look For Commercial HVAC Companies That Are Licensed and Insured
When you’re looking for a commercial HVAC company, make sure they are licensed and insured. If something goes wrong with the work, you want to be covered by their insurance policy so that it doesn’t end up costing you more money than necessary.
If a commercial HVAC company isn’t properly licensed and insured, you could be held liable if something goes wrong. Make sure to do your research before hiring anyone!
Make Sure the Company Has Experience Working with Your Industry
It’s important to work with a commercial HVAC company that is familiar with the needs of your organization. Do you have…
- A server room?
- Certain refrigeration needs?
- Exhaust fans?
- Boilers or rooftop package units?
- Heat pumps?
Ideally, you’ll work with a commercial HVAC company that understands all those things and more, so that you can make sure you’re getting what you need from them.
When choosing a commercial HVAC company include vetting that company’s experience with other businesses in your industry. This can help you avoid major issues that may arise when a company lacks the specific knowledge needed to take care of an HVAC system in a larger commercial space.
Ask Questions and Get Quotes from Reputable Commercial HVAC Companies
When you’re meeting with commercial HVAC companies, make sure to ask them plenty of specific questions about your HVAC needs. This will help you get a better idea of what they can offer you and how much it will cost.
Get them to tell you about which employees have experience in different HVAC areas. Also, ask about the company’s experience dealing with your specific HVAC needs.
Give Them an Opportunity to Provide a Free Estimate and Consultation
Ask them if they offer free estimates or consultations before making your final decision on who to hire.
And ask about any warranties that come with their HVAC services so you know what kind of protection is available should something go wrong while they’re working on your system.
Read Reviews Online, or Talk to Former Customers
A good company will have no problem providing you with references. Ask them to provide these and check out their reviews online (if they have them).
While businesses can be biased in their own self-promotion, it’s important that your commercial HVAC contractor has a strong reputation within the community.
If you’re looking for assistance with choosing a commercial HVAC company, and/or deciding on how to manage your facility needs, contact us today!