Choosing the Right Company to Handle Your Furnace Repair11/15/2016 You can stay even more comfortable this winter in Charlottesville with the understanding that you have an upfront and dependable technician you can call on for furnace repair. You can find the right company right where you are now, online. While your initial instinct may be to ask your friends and family for their thoughts, you can find out a lot of information about a company on your own, it’s perched at your fingertips. Taking advantage of online databases and websites, you can find: the length a company has been in business, the tone of their customer’s reviews, financing opportunities, the promotions they are offering and many more with an effortless search. The team at Beck Cohen have put together some things you can look for when picking a furnace repair company. The company should offer you a quote on repair costs before commencing work. Don’t be hesitant to ask if there are any concealed costs. You don’t want a surprise when you get your bill. It’s also a good idea to keep an updated account of your furnace repair costs throughout the life of your system. The company should use proper safety procedures in their work. You are trusting the repair person with your house and belongings and you want to make sure nothing will be destroyed or damaged during the operation. Ask the company about their work procedures and the time-frame in order to better understand how they operate. The company should be properly bonded and licensed. If a company is bonded that will protect you if anything goes off-track during the repair. It also shows you that you’re working with a reputable company. The company clearly explains and puts in writing what is wrong with your furnace. An honest company ensures their customers know the work required to fix a problem. They don’t want to leave you in the dark. Knowing the right questions to ask and what to expect will help you feel confident you’re choosing the right repair company. Finding a furnace repair company that you can trust will ensure you are comfortable year-round in Charlottesville. Our team would be happy to answer any questions you have and hope to earn your trust in the meantime. Give us a call at 434-296-0129 or set up an appointment using our online scheduler.