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“Get proof of insurance and licensing, a detailed, written estimate for the work to be performed, and get a second opinion.

Watch out for high pressure or scare tactics that may be used to get you to agree to a repair or replacement on the spot. Also watch out for tactics like special deals, discounts, or rebates that are only available if you have work done the same day.

When in doubt, call another contractor who may be able to provide guidance, cost estimates, or other options for dealing with the furnace issue.”

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You should always check reviews and accreditations when selecting a contractor for high-dollar projects or repair work. At Apple Valley Eagan Appliance, our customer satisfaction is extremely important. This dedication has earned us the reputation as one of the south metro area’s best heating and cooling contractors. We think our work speaks for itself and do not believe in high-pressure sales tactics or gimmicks.

If you’re looking to have your heater or furnace repaired, call us at 952-953-0080 or visit our heating page for more information.