Saturday, September 30, 2006
Number One furnance company
In March 2006, I had an old gravity furnace system replaced with a new efficient forced air model in a foreclosed property that I bought. I was very leary about paying in full before the city could give it the final inspection and approval, but I couldn't find anything negative about this company so I hired them because they were several hundered dollars cheaper than their competitors and had been in business for over thirty years.
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Due to my work schedule, I couldn't stay during their installation process, so I gave them a key to the house and they did what they had to and locked up afterwards leaving the key behind as agreed. I had several hundred dollars worth of tools and repair supplys in the house and nothing was touched. After the city inspection, there were a few minor things that needed to be corrected and Family Heating responded in a timely manner and the code violations were corrected without further cost or inconvienence.
I am now having a second furnace installed in a rental property (Oct 2006) and again Family Heating had the lowest quote, even against new vendors this time. I'll keep you posted after this install...
Cons: I didn't like the location that they positioned the furnace in the basemnet, but...