Choosing the Right Company to Handle Your Furnace Repair11/15/2016 You can stay even more cozy this winter in the Main Line with the understanding that you have an upfront and reliable technician you can call on for furnace repair. You can find the perfect company right where you are now, online. Though your initial instinct may be to ask your friends and family for their recommendation, you can discover a lot of information about a company on your own, it’s hanging at your fingertips. Utilizing online databases and websites, you can uncover: how long a company has been in business, the feel of their customer’s concerns, financing options, the promotions they are offering and much more with an easy search. The team at O'Brien Heating & Air Conditioning have compiled some things you can look for when searching for a furnace repair company. The company should offer you a quote on repair costs before commencing work. Don’t be scared to ask if there are any concealed costs. You don’t want a surprise when you get your bill. It’s also a safe idea to keep a consistent list of your furnace repair costs throughout the life of your system. The company should practice proper safety techniques in their work. You are trusting the repair person with your house and valuables and you want to make sure nothing will be destroyed or damaged during the process. 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 wrong during the repair. It also shows you that you’re dealing with a reputable company. The company clearly explains and puts in writing what is wrong with your furnace. A trustworthy company ensures their customers understand 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 the Main Line. 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 610-257-7035 or set up an appointment using our online scheduler.