Choosing the Right Contractor
City Utilities is trying to help you get started saving energy and water by providing a list of contractors who meet basic consumer protection criteria for hiring a contractor.
It is still strongly recommended that each customer obtain two or three different contractor bids on each project, check references, and make sure all contractors’ insurance requirements are up-to-date.
The following contractors completed a comprehensive application and were accepted onto the City Utilities Energy Services & Renewables List. This list represents local contractors who have taken time to register their company with City Utilities.
Types of Contractors (This is not an endorsement by City Utilities of any product, service, individual, or company.)
These contracting companies met the following criteria at the time application was submitted:
- Is licensed as required by the City of Springfield to perform this type of work.
- Has been in business for at least two years and is in good standing with the Better Business Bureau.
- Agrees not to subcontract work.
- Provided proof of General Liability and Workers’ Compensation Insurance.
- Provides prompt, courteous, and reliable service, while attempting to perform services at the customer’s convenience.
- Provides customers with a clear, written estimate of the cost of service, before work begins and before accepting any payments.
- Recommends and installs the right product and amount correctly.
- Keeps all customer data confidential.
- Conducts business with the appropriate equipment and tools.
AHRI provides accurate and unbiased evaluation of heating, ventilation, air-conditioning, and refrigeration equipment. AHRI programs demonstrate to homeowners that equipment performance claims have been independently measured and verified, instilling consumer confidence and enabling fair product comparisons. Equipment and components are evaluated using the appropriate industry standard to certify that manufacturers’ published performance ratings are accurate.