"The folks at Trane:
All the research that I did in comparing HVAC systems (Carrier, Bryant, etc) it seemed like other companies would compare themselves to Trane....There are alot of companies in the Columbus, Ohio area that sell Trane. I was very fortunate to find a company that did a great job! That company was Hetter Heating & Cooling...Please note that I do not often participate in consumer surveys but I felt it was important to let you know the integrity and high STANDARDS this company has set for itself and to let you know that you are well represented by a company like Hetter Heating & Cooling."
Chief Master Sgt. Steve - Galloway
"Really can't say enough. I brought four HVAC companies into my home for estimates on replacing my old furnace (and potentially adding AC). The initial phone call to your company to set up an appointment was pleasant and brief. The Hetter visit was the most productive, thorough and professional of the four. Pricing options were presented and the most appropriately sized furnace was verified, all without pushing a sale. Once my decision was made to have Hetter take the job, the installation was started within days. Adam & Walt were the technicians. They were pleasant, professional and it was obvious that they not only liked their job, but were very good at it. I felt like they did their work in my home in the same way they would have done it in their own homes. Overall pricing was absolutely comparable, but the confidence and stellar service was definitely the reason for my selection of Hetter Heating & Cooling. Would recommend your company in a heart beat and hopefully will have the chance to do so."
Julie - Clintonville
"OUTSTANDING! The installation of our new Trane furnace and air conditioning system is complete and it's a great job! As promised, the crew showed up on-time...they were careful with our floors, doors and walls...and the installation was a first rate job. I'm sure no one, no other company, could have done better. From the beginning, this was a tremendous experience. Everyone I talked with was courteous, helpful and honest. Thanks again, for the great job and the great service."
John - Upper Arlington
"I can't tell you how much (your space heaters) helped us those couple of days we didn't have heat. The new furnace is great. What a difference it has made. We should have had a new one years ago. The whole house is very comfortable and we seem to have even heat throughout. Thank you for being so prompt. Your installers did a great job. Thank you again."
Mike & Patti - Worthington
"I wanted to compliment EVERYONE at Hetter Heating. I am VERY impressed with the way the company conducts business.
Today's experience is a good example.... I called Hetter early this morning to request a service call due to not having hot water. I was cordially greeted by the woman answering the phone, was easily able to set an appointment for TODAY (!) and the service technician was at my house by around 11:00 a.m already!! AND I got a courtesy call prior to the technician's arrival -- as was promised.
The technician that came to the house today was Chuck (or Charles). He has been here previously and I appreciate the continuity of having the same service man come to the house -- especially one as great as Chuck is!! Chuck is always very professional and courteous. He's extremely patient with me as a homeowner who knows NOTHING about hot water heaters!! He listens well to my questions and takes time to answer them ALL. He appears to be very knowledgeable also -- he's able to easily answer my questions.
Today I was exceptionally impressed with Chuck because he picked up on a "subtlety" in wording on one of my previous service agreement visits, called into the office, spoke with his boss and came back into the house to inform me that there was no charge for the visit today!!!! WOW -- how many times is a customer going to hear THAT from a business??!! I was particularly touched because I felt Chuck was extremely perceptive to even pick up on the "possible issue" and he cared enough to follow through on it. He went the "extra mile" to offer me not only great service BUT honest service!
I cannot compliment Chuck and Hetter Heating enough!! I truly appreciate the wonderful service, your outstanding employees, and I especially appreciate the honesty with which you conduct business. Today's experience gives me great confidence in Hetter Heating -- I will definitely continue to use your services and will be recommending you to all my neighbors (or anyone else that needs any services you offer)!!"
Carol - Westerville
"My wife and I wanted to take a minute to thank you for all your help in getting our air conditioner replaced & running. You and your staff were so polite and respectful, just overall a very professional group. We can't thank you enough for your promptness and efficiency in getting our situation taken care of. We will pass our praises to all our friends. Thanks again."
Jon & Jes - Columbus
"Thank you. It was a pleasure doing business with you. I have rated you and Hetter tops on the Trane survey."
Leroy - Dublin
"Wally and Matt installed my heat pump / furnace yesterday and did a fabulous job! They were professional and personable, and worked non-stop from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (except for a short lunch break). I was very impressed!!
Also - though 4 of my cats hid upstairs the whole time, the other 2 were out and about, and the guys were very cognizant of keeping the doors closed. I know that added an extra challenge, and I appreciate it.
They should be recognized for their excellent work!
Jennifer - Upper Arlington
"Good Morning Rick - I would like to thank you, Adam and Ric. This experience of replacing my furnace and AC has been more enjoyable and less painful then I originally thought it would be and I have no doubt that it was because the three of you. Just a note to verify that I did go with the correct AC. We started off with the temp set at 75 and the fan in the ON position and my wife actually wanted the temp bump up. We have found our comfort zone with the temp set at 76 and the fan in the ON position. As I told Adam and Ric as they left, I probably still have 4 or 5 years on my water heater but you will definitely be the first people I call when its time to replace it. Thanks for the great experience."
Bruce - Hilliard
"Hetter always sends quality people that are polite, knowledgeable, and quick. The only way I would look for another HVAC company would be if they went out of business."
Bob - Upper Arlington
"Our thanks to Wally, Jason and Rick for their installation of our Trane high efficiency heating & cooling system. We are very pleased with the quality of their work. They did an excellent job in the layout and design of our new system to effectively and efficiently use the space previously occupied by our old system. Their integration of the new equipment with the existing supply air plenum and ductwork is a work of art. Thanks for a job well done!"
Durbin Family - Clintonville
"We are thrilled with the new heat pump ! We cannot believe how quiet it is compared to the old heat pump. As soon as we get some free time, we will write a letter so that you can share our positive experience with others. As for now, if any prospective clients ask for a referral, feel free to give them our phone number and we will be happy to tell them what a great pleasure it was working with you. Thanks again!"
Judie & Greg - Westerville
"Dear Hetter Heating,
This Saturday morning I woke up to a 58 degree house. I went downstairs to find my heater not working. I currently have a wife that is 9 months pregnant so having a comfortable house is VERY important. I went to the Trane website to see who could assist with my heating issue. I called the three companies…to help (which) were the first three listed on the site. Every single company told me they would take down my information and let a technician know there was a potential job. I thought this was a sufficient effort to get immediate service. Two hours later, with no phone calls from anyone, I called Hetter Heating. A representative named Mike took my call. He assured me that he could have someone to my house within two hours. This was exactly the kind of service I wanted and desperately needed. When the technician arrived (Jason) he was professional and efficient and most importantly he got the furnace working in less than 45 minutes. I hope this e-mail reaches your CEO. Your competition is failing and I will be a Hetter Heating customer for life."
Keith - Westerville
"Just a follow-up from the work you guys did for us back in April. We love the new Trane system you put in. Our house has never been so comfortable. That new system can really move air and it keeps even our split level upstairs comfortable. We have also seen significant energy bill savings (even though the summer has been cool it is still obvious the system has helped). So, thanks again for recommending a great system."
John - Worthington
"Hi Rick. I want to thank you again for taking the time to meet with Joe and I so quickly and especially for your professionalism and detailed information provided. As I mentioned in our meeting, in addition to checking Angie's List, your website is one of the reasons I called Hetter and the packet you gave us while you were here was very well put together also. The information provided on both the website and in your information packet were leaps above other companies. We also really appreciated your thoughtfulness in providing us with space heaters - they made a difference!
The installation went very smoothly and Matt and Walt were also very professional and pleasant. Additionally, they went above and beyond in removing old components of the hot tub equipment and I'd really like to send them a note. Can you please verify both of their last names? I appreciate it.
The system is working great - the only real problem we have is getting used to not hearing it! We couldn't be more pleased with the whole experience. We are very conscious of quality and presence and Hetter gave us the vibe and value we needed. Please pass along our thanks to John as well.
If there is anything further that you need from us, don't hesitate to call. Otherwise, thanks again and best regards. "
Elizabeth & Joe - Bexley
SATISFACTION: We are an Accredited Business with the Better Business Bureau. Hetter Heating & Cooling is a 2010 recipient of the BBBâ€™s Torch Award for business ethics. We have won the Angieâ€™s List Super Service Award the last twelve years in a row. Please check our record. How many companies â€” honestly â€” will ask you to do that? We are committed - with every installation, every service run and every phone call â€” to your complete satisfaction.
VALUE: At Hetter, we know consumers today are expecting quality work and peace of mind at a fair price. Nothing less. We look at you - our customer - fundamentally differently than our competition. We want you as a life long customer. We want you to be part of our family.
COMFORT: Our recommendations are made not only to solve your comfort concerns, but give you peace of mind. We not only offer load calculations FREE with every estimate, weâ€™ve devoted an entire web page to it so as to educate our customers on its importance. A comfortable customer is a life long customer. A life long customer will refer our company to a friend or neighbor. Referrals are the best form of advertising.
WORKMANSHIP: Our crews are all factory trained and EPA certified. They are our employees. Our service technicians are NATE certified — the highest certification in our industry. Our customer satisfaction numbers are a direct reflection of the investment we make in continually updating the training of all our employees — especially our technicians. Hetter offers seven NATE certified service & installation technicians. Passing the NATE exam in our industry is equivalent to the bar exam in the legal world.
SERVICE: We take great care to hire and train the best technicians in the industry. Our service department is responsive, knowledgeable, professional, highly trained and polite. And that's just what our customers say. Our staff is anxious to go above and beyond. We pride ourselves on our service after the sale when a lot of our competition is long gone.
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