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Why Choose a Licensed Contractor?

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

There are thousands, perhaps even tens of thousands, of contractor companies available in this country for every service you can think of. Some options may be limited by location, or specialization, but for the most part you’re spoiled for choice, especially when it comes to HVAC contractors.

So, what kind of criteria should you use to determine which contractor will meet your needs the best?

That depends on many different factors, but one of the most important ones is also one of the simplest. You’re going to want a contractor that is licensed. Read on to find out why hiring a licensed contractor is so vital to your satisfaction.


Anyone can drum up a van and a bunch of equipment and call themselves an HVAC contractor. They may even have some experience in the field. Is that really someone you want handling delicate procedures like repairing your heating system, though? When you hire a licensed contractor, you can count on them meeting an objective set of requirements set by the state in which they operate. They are often tested on whether their business is managed according to state guidelines. A minimum amount of experience is also a requirement, so you can be sure that whoever you hire isn’t just searching the internet for the answer to the problem.

This is all to make sure that you don’t get hoodwinked by one of the many dishonest contractors that operate across the country. By hiring a licensed contractor, you are investing in piece of mind for yourself.

Professional Standards

Aside from making sure that your money isn’t going to waste, hiring a licensed contractor goes a long way towards ensuring that your job gets done correctly and on time. A licensed contractor has earned his or her stripes in the field. If that contractor says that he or she can do the job, their word is backed by the state that evaluated them. If you want to make sure that your job is done to the highest professional standard, you’re going to want to hire a licensed contractor.

If you’re looking for a licensed contractor, call Total Comfort Inc. Our technicians cover the entire Corona area.

Meet our team of licensed contractors.

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