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What Questions Should You Ask an Air Conditioning Contractor BEFORE You Sign on the Dotted Line?

Posted by: Cooper MechanicalWednesday, August 20, 2014

Here’s what you need to know to ensure you have an air conditioning contractor you can trust.

AC contractorMaking an important purchase requires planning and forethought. Signing up with an air conditioning contractor isn’t like signing your soul away, but it still deserves some consideration all the same. Researching the products and services available to you is all part of the decision making process, and you should get insight from experts you can trust.

Here are some questions you should ask:

Is My System the Right Size?

Getting a new air conditioning unit is an investment that your home will benefit from for a long time. So it’s important to get the details right before you take the plunge. Getting the energy and space specs right will save money and keep your home optimally comfortable even on the hottest of summer days. A professional technician can help you get a comprehensive picture of how big your air conditioning unit should be.

What is My Maintenance Plan?

Having a maintenance strategy right out of the starting gate is important. Your air conditioning contractor should help you plan for the regular upkeep of whatever unit you decide to go with. Taking all the factors of your household into consideration, you should be looking at maintenance plans crafted for your system, schedule, and budget.

What are My Financing Options?

Getting a unit in your price range is essential. It’s also important to be thinking of the impending utility costs and the energy consumption of the system you are planning to buy. Knowing these factors in advance will help you make an informed decision and keep your financial constraints in focus. Many air conditioning companies now offer financing options to help you spread out your payments over time, so you can get the unit you need without breaking the bank. Cooper Mechanical is happy to offer financing options to our customers, with approved credit.

If you’re looking for an air conditioning contractor you can trust, schedule your first appointment with the pros at Cooper Mechanical Services.