You may be putting your family and home at risk and not even know it if you hire an unlicensed HVAC contractor. Unfortunately the heating and cooling industry has unlicensed, uninsured freelancers working out of their homes under the disguise of legitimate HVAC contractors. By nature these fly-by-night operations lack heating licenses and aren’t bonded and insured. Without these credentials a contractor cannot file or request permits for the work they do leaving – you liable for any fines from your municipality. Also, these unlicensed contractors are not likely to be medically insured nor have workers compensation for their workers. When unlicensed freelancers injure themselves in your home you are legally liable. This liability extends to medical expenses, potential lost wages, pain and suffering. The axiom ‘Buyers Beware’ has never been truer. (more…)
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The flu season is on the way, and public health officials are encouraging people to safeguard themselves. You can do more than simply vaccinate. Have you taken all of the precautions you could to protect your home or your work facility from the threat of the Swine Flu (H1N1) virus? If you have not installed a UV light, then you have not.
Germicidal UV lights use intense rays of ultraviolet light. Installing a Germicidal UV light in your heating and cooling system is one of the most efficient ways to kill the microorganisms responsible for infectious diseases and bacteria that live and breed in your air ducts and circulate throughout your home. (more…)
When that old furnace finally calls it quits, you may begin to panic about searching for its replacement. Pushy salesmen, high prices, and week-long installations are among the biggest complaints that homeowners have when buying their heating and cooling equipment from HVAC contractors. However, Four Seasons Heating and Air Conditioning is different. We take the frustration and confusion out of choosing a new system for your home. (more…)
We all know that we should be doing yearly maintenance checks on our heating and cooling equipment, but we don’t always do them. We get caught up in our busy day to day lives and caring for these units properly gets pushed to the back-burner. However, you are in luck. The Four Seasons Heating and Air Conditioning Carefree Maintenance Program (CMP) takes the hassle out of caring for your heating and cooling equipment and their accessories, and it won’t cost you an arm and a leg to do so. In fact, the CMP will save you money! With the winter season rapidly approaching, there hasn’t been a better time to get your units back in shape to handle the extreme weather that Chicago is sure to experience.
What can be covered?
The Four Seasons Carefree Maintenance Program allows you to choose how much of how little coverage you want. First look at the types of units you have in your home. Figure out which of those units you would like Four Seasons to maintain and for how long. Four Seasons covers both main components of your HVAC system and accessories, and we offer 1 year and 2 year coverage plans. Customize the plan to meet your family’s needs. The systems that can be covered under the CMP include: (more…)