Imagine being 100+ degrees outside and the air unit breaks in your apartment or home. It’s hot and there is no room to cool off in. No fan would be big enough to cut down on the heat, it’s just too hot to help. You are miserable and at your breaking point. At what moment do you decide to look for air conditioner repair NYC into the search bar and find someone to help? I know I’ve been there, I am sure we all have.
Finding someone reliable is a chore in itself. Some people are really good with quickly resolving the problem and getting the unit back in tiptop shape. Some repairmen go out of their way to find more problems that will end up costing you an arm and a leg just to get something fixed and it is never the original issue. Repairmen that are told to you by friends or family, might not even be someone that works on air units all the time. He could be someone that randomly had an issue before and knew how to fix it for a friend. Sometimes, referral people work out and sometimes, most commonly, they do not work out at all.
This is where being picky counts the most. You need to do your own homework and research and review all repairman that have whatever star rating you are willing to look at. If you are willing to have a cheaper 3 star repairman work on your air, then make sure you are getting the best 3 star repairman you can get. Star ratings sometimes are misleading as well. Someone might have had an issue with work and the company might have let that person go. The reviewer won’t re-edit the review and will just let it stand. Sometimes it pays to really just take time and read to make sure you are getting what you’d want.
Finding someone who you can rely on doesn’t have to be exhausting. It can be rewarding by giving service to someone that you can trust and does good work for you. It just takes time and patience.