When you work with an HVAC contractor, you expect them to be professional, punctual and courteous. Unfortunately, all HVAC contractors may not possess these qualities. Some of them may not arrive on time or stick to the estimates they have given you. They may blunder through the job, trying one solution after another, thus wasting your time and your money.
Figuring Out All Possible Solutions
When you work with a contractor, you expect them to solve your HVAC problem at the first go. Sure, there may be more than one solution, some being more expensive and others less so. But your HVAC contractor should be able to see what the problem is right away and present you with all the possible solutions. Then it’s up to you to figure out which solution works best for you and go for that.
Should You Go with Repair or Installation?
For example, let’s say that your AC has stopped working. In that case, your HVAC contractor may give you two solutions—repairing the AC by getting a new part or getting a new AC altogether. In some cases, the contractor may tell you to go with one solution and in other cases, they may tell you to go with another.
Which Deal Will Be Best in the Long Run?
If this is the first time your AC has broken down, they may say that you should get it repaired. But if the AC has broken down quite a few times already, they may suggest that you get a new one. In the latter case, you may have to spend more money at that moment but you’ll have to spend less in the long run. So a good HVAC contractor will be able to work out the best deal for you and then recommend it to you.