HVAC System Maintenance
HVAC system maintenance costs go down if you follow a hvac system maintenance checklist. In this section we cover hvac yearly maintenance & ac maintenance tips and gotchas.
We are now doing our own wiring for heat pumps and air conditioners internally instead of subcontracting to other electrical contractors. Plus, we are offering other residential electrical services to our customers.
A word of warning to our valued customers. If you hire a contractor to install a new roof or do repairs, make sure they are qualified and detail oriented.
There are heating equipment manufacturers offering ‘full’ 12 year labor warranty on their equipment. In essence they are making a promise that your installing contractor will have to keep (or not), as no homeowner ever buys equipment directly from the manufacturer.
Have you been shocked by the hourly rate you pay to a technician on a recent servicing call? Our rates are not quite at the $200 per hour rate, but many in our industry are (whether you know it or not due to flat rate pricing). However, when all costs of business are factored in, this rate is not as outrageous as it seems.
Recently HVAC customers in Washington and Oregon have been the victim of a scam involving solicitation cold calls which result in a threats based on servicing their furnace and/or cleaning their ductwork. This started in Oregon and is mainly targeted towards elderly customers and has branched into Washington in the last few months. An example…
Seems like all HVAC manufacturers and contractors are trying to up-sell more expensive systems that cost thousands of dollars more than the ‘basic builders model’? Is the added cost for this warranted? The simplest and most expedient answer is ‘maybe yes, maybe no’. These types of systems, if matched with a well-designed and insulated distribution…
As you may have noticed, it’s hot outside! When the heat becomes unbearable INSIDE your home, you start to price out solutions. A possible solution would be a central air conditioning system. You call a few local HVAC companies and not surprisingly they are busy, its hard to get an appointment, and they are booked…
We had a booth at the Everett Spring Home Show in the Comcast Center last month, and one of the other booths nearby was a maid-service. Leslie Chapman, our Home Comfort Consultant, had one of their salespeople come by to put together a proposal for a home deep cleaning and was offered a 4 hour…
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Heat Pump Replacement
Job Score: 100
Rick J. of Mill Creek, WA
Rick J. of Mill Creek, WA