I think I was the one who called you a thief. After hearing the rest of the
story, I do retract that.....................but.....
How many bids did you get?
Did you choose the cheapest one?
Were you home while they were doing the installation?
Why did it take 2 guys 8 hours to CHOP in a coil and Install a condenser?
Did they encounter a problem?
Did YOU inspect the work, prior to writing the check?
Did you call the Companies office when you saw the HACK job?
What was the name of the contractor, and where are they located?
Did they give you a written description of the work they were going to
Was there a Heat Load calculation performed?
If this is as bad as you say, I would call them tomorrow morning and have
them come rip out their work and material, or have another HVAC company do
it. It comes out in about 1 hour or less without damaging anything. IF you
have it done yourself please take lots of pictures. IF possible could you
please e-mail them to me at my work e-mail, I love putting HACK shots in my
sales book next to our work.
I hope you have calmed down a little and started a detailed journal of your
experience top to bottom.
You did the right thing by adding Central to your house. If you are just
running 3 window units, it will be cheaper to run your central unit.
If you would like a list of questions to ask another contractor prior to
commiting to one feel free to call my office @ 8am et or just email me, I
will be glad to give you the questions.
I WOULD LET THAT COMPANY RETURN TO FIX IT. I WOULD ADVERTISE THEIR
You came here into the NG, with 2 minor problems and told us you stopped a
check. Both of your concerns were minimal, and you seemed like a prick.
This a newsgroup of industry proffesionals to dicuss our work topics, our
jokes, our cocerns, etc. Homeowners peek in everyonce and a while and most
of the time get bit.
Your post at first, second, and third glance looked like a cheap thieving
bastard. Later you got pissy because you were called on the table for your
original post, rightfully so. Your sparring with the techs on here was rude
and uncalled for.
If you would like proffesional help, I would be more than happy to consult
I can do your equipment design, and filter your contractors.
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