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Outstanding Local Heating Service Companies in 2020 - Part 1

No matter what type of heating system you have, it should be inspected, cleaned, and serviced at least once a year.

By: Alex Sanders | Dec 2020

HVAC Technician Checking AC Unit HVAC Technician Checking AC Unit photo by csp_snickerdoodle

The best scenario for maintaining your HVAC unit is to have your heating system checked in the Fall and your air conditioning equipment checked in the Spring. You should hire a reputable company with properly qualified technicians and equipment installers who have gone through rigorous training and certification and have a solid understanding of the industry.

These outstanding local HVAC companies providing such services as air conditioning and heating repair, maintenance, and installation, are being recognized for their contribution to their customers and their local community.

Air Conditioning & Heating Service Company - Santa Fe, NM

Cliff Crouch founded the Air Conditioning & Heating Service Company back in 1972 and was the original Carrier dealer in Santa Fe. When Cliff retired in 1996, he turned the company into 100% employee owned and operated. Their well-seasoned staff, with a combined total of 255-plus years of experience, is dedicated to ensure customer service at its best. Integrity is the centerfold of their management strategy.

Air Conditioning & Heating Service Company has only one office supporting northern New Mexico and Santa Fe as their home town and community. Their fully-computerized system will track history of repairs, schedule maintenance well in advance and provide professional accounting of your account(s). With high tech, computerized machinery, they custom fabricate their own duct fittings and duct systems in their shop. By maintaining an inventory of high quality generic and brand-name parts, they are able to provide quick and efficient repairs, upgrades and warranty processes. Services include new installation, upgrade and replacement, indoor air quality, maintenance, repairs, sheet metal fabrication, air duct sealing, commercial & residential, service agreements, and extended warranties. Their installers are licensed Journeymen and the technicians are NATE Certified [North American Technician Excellence Certifying the finest in HVACR]. As service professionals, licensed contractors, and specialists in the field of heating and air-conditioning, they have the tools, the equipment, and the experience to keep your equipment running smoothly all year long.

Since 1972, the Air Conditioning & Heating Service Company continues to support local Santa Fe nonprofits like the Lensic Theater Business Partners, Bienvenidos Homeless Shelters, Youth Services, The Food Depot, Home Wise, Santa Fe Alliance and more. They have been members of the Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce and the Local Better Business Bureau for years helping the community whenever they can.

Air Works Heating & Air - Franklinton, NC

Based out of Creedmoor, NC, Air Works Heating & Air has been in operation since 2007, is family-owned, and
serves the entire NC Triangle area (Raleigh, Durham, Wake Forest, Cary, Morrisville) with expert HVAC services. Air Works was founded by husband and wife team Bryan and Michelle Frazier who saw the need in the Raleigh area for a new kind of HVAC company — one that always puts the customer first, and provides quality service at a fair price. Believing that a business is only as good as its people, Air Works takes the time to invest in valuable employees that can be trusted.

Bryan and Michelle are proud to be local small business owners where their business gives special focus on integrity, trust, affordability, and quality. During his employment at another heating and air company, Bryan received his license and decided to follow his dream of owning his own business where he would be able to share his passion for every facet of operations in residential heating and air conditioning. With a knack for customer service, Michelle proudly attends to every customer with a warm attitude and friendly care.

Not only does Air Works have a full team of experienced, NATE-certified HVAC technicians, but they are friendly and happy to work with each customer to deliver a complete range of HVAC services that include HVAC installation, maintenance, repairs, standard upkeep, full system replacement, inspection, and system replacement.

Alpha Air Conditioning & Heating - Corpus Christi, TX

A premier locally-owned and operated company, Alpha Air Conditioning & Heating has been providing complete HVAC services to homeowners in Corpus Christi, Port Aransas, Aransas Pass, Texas, and the surrounding areas since 1983. They consider the Coastal Bend their hometown and make your comfort their business. Competitive programs and services have helped Alpha Air grow consistently every year. By continually investing in state-of-the-art technology, they are able to deliver the highest level of service with the lowest possible cost. In addition, their field management and equipment installation procedures enable them to take care of everything and assume responsibility for everything.

Services provided by Alpha Air are system installations of HVAC, dual fuel hybrid heating and air conditioning, ductless split heating and air conditioning, repairs, indoor air quality, system tune-ups, and safety checks. They also offer the industry’s best “Service-Right℠” and Installed-Right℠® guarantees, warranties, and assurances.

Arundel Cooling & Heating Co., Inc. - Linthicum Heights, MD

Locally-owned and operated by Jack Van Horne, Sr., Arundel Cooling and Heating Company provides electric work, heating and cooling systems, and HVAC services to the Baltimore, Columbia, Annapolis, Ellicott City, and Bowie Maryland areas. His father’s fuel business is where Jack got his start. In 1971, he started his own business of selling and servicing HVAC equipment and continues his father's business philosophy that “the most important thing you can offer is customer service.”

Arundel Cooling and Heating was recognized as one of Carrier's Top 12 Dealers in the United States. Positive customer satisfaction rate, progressive management, high employee retention rate and leadership in the industry were some of the qualities that Carrier management was impressed with. They were also recognized by the Carrier Corporation as their first Factory Authorized and only Distinguished Dealer in the state of Maryland. No other local HVAC contractor is among this elite group.

Arundel’s electrical and HVAC installation technicians are directly trained through courses offered by the Carrier Corporation in heating, air conditioning, installation and troubleshooting. Their commercial and residential services include HVAC repair and installation of heating and air conditioning systems, diagnosing and solving comfort problems, air purification, electrical, and generators.

Best in the West Air Conditioning, Inc - Bermuda Dunes, CA

For over thirty years, Best in the West Air Conditioning and Heating, has been providing expert furnace and air conditioning services to homeowners and businesses in and around Bermuda Dunes. They carry a complete line of indoor comfort equipment with innovations that raise the standards of comfort and reliability, including air conditioners, heat pumps, gas furnaces, programmable thermostats, humidifiers, ductless split systems, air cleaners, ultra violet lights, ventilators and zoning products. Their professional technicians and installers are highly trained, North American Technician Excellence (NATE) certified, Air conditioning Contractors Association of America (ACCA) certified, licensed, and experienced in all air conditioning systems.

Services for commercial and residential include new installation of heating and air conditioning systems, repair services, preventive maintenance, upgrade and replacement, indoor air quality services, HVAC services, products, service agreements, equipment retrofit and replacement.

Clark Heating & Air Conditioning LLC. - Elm Mott, TX

Specializing in heating and air conditioning repairs and installations, Clark Heating and Air Conditioning has been providing quality residential service and repair to Waco, McLennan County, and the Central Texas community since 1999. As new opportunities arise in the market and the needs of their customers change, the company evolves to meet those needs and opportunities. Their experienced and certified technicians and installers are dedicated to resolving problems with HVAC systems. Services include but are not limited to re-designing ductwork and new duct installation for a better flow and balance throughout the house, Spring and Fall air conditioning and heating check-ups, and maintenance. Products include a full line of digital thermostats, pleated filters (available individually or by the case), and replacement parts.

Clark Heating proudly supports the local community through Waco Habitat for Humanity, NeighborWorks Waco, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Shoot for a Cure, Heart O’Texas Fair and Rodeo, Night to Shine, and are members of Ducks Unlimited, Texas Department of Public Safety Officers Association, Sheriffs Association of Texas, Baylor Bear Foundation, Baylor/Waco Foundation, Baylor Alumni Association, and West Athletic Boosters Club. showcases thousands of incredible businesses in more than 300 industry/professional categories that are located in over 100 major U.S. cities. The Outstanding Local Business Award (OLBA) is given to locally-owned and operated businesses in recognition of their services to the local community and have met all of the Criteria listed on

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