Must-Haves to Look for in a Contract Heating Company

3 Must-Haves to Look for in a Contract Heating Company

Running a commercial building keeps you on your toes. Whether you’re dealing with plumbing, lighting, or ventilation systems, there’s always something that needs attention – and the same goes for your heating system.

This is where commercial heating contractors come in. They’ll visit your property at predetermined times to check over your entire system, tune it as needed, and keep it running smoothly to avoid breakdowns.

The good news? There are plenty of companies that offer these services. The bad news? Picking the right one can be tricky.

Not to worry. We’ve put together 3 tips to help you find a reliable and qualified contractor, so you can have peace of mind that your building will stay warm all winter long. Let’s get started!

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1. Experience

There are countless heating systems out there, from simple to complex, so it’s important to find a company that’s seen it all. Look for one with a strong reputation for servicing commercial systems, especially buildings similar in size and type to yours. The more experience they have with different setups, the better they’ll be at tackling your specific needs efficiently.

Here at Asbury, we’ve been keeping businesses warm across the South since 1962. That’s a lot of experience under our belt, working on all sorts of systems and buildings. Whether it’s a hotel, care home, school, or anything else, we have the know-how to keep your place comfortable. Read our case studies to see for yourself!

2. Licences and Certifications

Your heating system is expensive and potentially dangerous, so you need to make sure whoever’s working on it knows what they’re doing. The best way to check is by looking for their certifications.

The most important one – and the only legal requirement – is being Gas Safe registered. This makes sure the engineer has the expertise to meet strict UK quality and safety standards when working on your system. To give yourself some extra peace of mind, you might want to look for engineers with additional certifications as well.

Our team aren’t just Gas Safe registered – we’re also OFTEC members for oil boilers and Safe Contractor accredited. That means we’ve passed their rigorous checks to prove our skills and safety procedures and are regularly reassessed on our expertise. No matter the size of your system. you can be sure you’re getting the safest, most up-to-date service.

3. Good Reviews

Don’t just take a company’s word for it! Online review sites and company websites are goldmines for honest customer feedback, so read through reviews to get a feel for the quality of the company’s work, how well they communicate, and whether they truly put the customer first.

We’re proud of our stellar local reputation, with glowing 5-star reviews from all sorts of business owners across the South. You can see them for yourself on Google My Business or our testimonials page!

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Asbury Heating: The South’s Heating Contract Company of Choice

Need reliable heating maintenance for your business in the South of England? Asbury Heating can help! We’ve been keeping businesses across Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire, East & West Sussex, and Surrey warm and comfortable for over 60 years.

We’re known for our quality work, excellent customer service, and competitive prices, so you can be confident that your system will be taken care of to the highest standard. And if there’s ever a major fault or breakdown, we offer 24/7 emergency callouts to get things back up and running in no time.

Whatever business you have or what heating system you use, our technicians can provide the services you need. Get a free quote online or give us a call on 01202 745189 today!