We've put together a helpful choice of hints to consider when you make your final decision on installation or maintenance jobs.
Quality vs. Price
Do not be misled by companies who undercut on price but can not actually deliver on the job.
Whether the job is large or small, you might wind up paying the cost for shoddy quality and re-work by a different company.
Always consider if your shortlisted companies have an established history, references or opinions on social networking, supposed proposal or even comprehensive analysis of your requirements in the first introduction. This can indicate whether the electrical companies calgary knows what they're talking about and if they'll deliver what they say they will.
The quote might be somewhat more expensive, but you will be more pleased with the outcome.
One-Stop Solution -- Layout AND Build
On many bigger installation projects, it's always beneficial to think about a contractor that can't just fit and take care of the setup but design it also. This way you aren't considering a dis-jointed approach to your job and can rely on a single point of contact to discuss your needs and project preparation.
This not only removes pressure from the Project Manager/ Planner as they have fewer companies to handle (and may rely on a single company to self-manage) but also removes pressure from the job, knowing the entire solution has been thought through by everyone involved.
Reliable and Responsible
Keep an eye out for a builder who can provide an excellent job from the time-frame specified. Customer testimonials and reviews will indicate if there has been an issue.
A responsible contractor will be careful over a project as opposed to just complete it.
Having a reliable and dependable service working for you may mean that you're more likely to be pleased with the service provided since there's an assurance you will get exactly what you expect, when you expect it, in how you expect it.
Does the company have internet/ social media presence? Is there a simple point of contact if you would like to get in contact. Some maintenance companies will provide 24 hours, out of hours assistance. Consider this if your job calls for a fast turn-around.
You can also occasionally find out a little more about the business standing, ethos and standards through news reports/ blogs, current clients, alliances and customer testimonials.