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B & B Air Conditioning & Heating Service

2816 Dorr Ave
Fairfax, VA 22031 703-560-9444

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Used B&B for many years - their inspection and preventive service have... - Feb 03, 2021

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Comfort Solutions

7214-A Lockport Pl
Lorton, VA 22079 703-266-3678

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Incompetence and dishonesty are a very bad mix. Comfort Solutions installed... - May 05, 2022

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Mannix Heating & Cooling

26955 Gum Spring Rd
Chantilly, VA 20152 703-777-9211

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Mannix is a 5-star Gold installer for Carrier HVAC and the highest quality... - Sep 13, 2021

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Petro Home Services

7902 Walker Mill Dr
Capitol Heights, MD 20743 800-645-4328

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Work was horrific. They left new parts I paid for on the truck and never installed... - Sep 07, 2021

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James A Wheat & Sons

7834 Beechcraft Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20879 301-670-1944

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We have been using James Wheat and Sons for almost 20 years and have always... - Sep 07, 2021

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Frosty's Heating & Cooling

3013 Colvin St
Alexandria, VA 22314 703-671-9193

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Unfortunately, this business cares more about their bottom line over customer... - May 03, 2022

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Ron Air

4830 Ten Oaks Rd
Dayton, MD 21036 301-596-9090

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They have been servicing our HVAC systems for the last 30 years and recently... - Jun 01, 2022

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Garneski Air Conditioning & Heating

45915 Maries Rd #184
Sterling, VA 20166 703-880-2770

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Garneski installed my new air conditioner, furnace, my Sanuvox UV air purifier... - Mar 07, 2022

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J & P Heating & Air Conditioning

8043 Penn Randall Pl #B
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772 301-669-7000

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I have used this service for at least 10 years. Occasionally they misdiagnose... - Aug 12, 2021

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Sears

800-473-7247

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Very professional staff. - Jan 16, 2020

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Blue Dot Services of Maryland

125 Industry Ln
Forest Hill, MD 21050 410-879-9696

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other than disagreening how often filters should be changed, every serviceman... - Sep 18, 2021

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Sila Heating & Air Conditioning

7000 Virginia Manor Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705 202-338-9400

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I can no longer recommend Sila. They were good for a number of years that I... - Jun 10, 2022

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Parrish Services

7865 Coppermine Dr
Manassas, VA 20109 703-659-6069

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We have been VERY satisfied customers for 16 years. All of their technicians... - Jan 11, 2022

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Donmar Heating Cooling & Plumbing

22821 Silverbrook Center Dr #130
Sterling, VA 20166 703-435-0205

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Would not use again. Donmar came when my AC wasn't working well. The... - Jun 07, 2022

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McCrea Heating & Air Conditioning Services

5083 Lee Hwy
Warrenton, VA 20187 800-788-6216

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We have used for over 20 years and been uniformly pleased with the quality... - Oct 20, 2021

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Shaw Services

11900 Livingston Rd #138
Manassas, VA 20109 571-261-3800

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I have used them once or twice a year for years and they always do a good job... - Apr 26, 2020

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Saini Air Conditioning & Heating

800 3rd St SW
Washington, DC 20024 202-554-5528

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Son picked up where dad left off and improved. Reliable. Trustworthy. Always... - Aug 19, 2021

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TriState Home Services

82-A Wormans Mill Ct
Frederick, MD 21701 866-624-5970

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Courteous and knowledgeable. - Nov 10, 2020

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A-A Annandale Plumbing Heating & Cooling

7368 McWhorter Pl
Annandale, VA 22003 703-256-0000

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I'm not a fan of these people. Their customer service is terrible and... - May 13, 2021

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Brown's Refrigeration Air Conditioning & Heating

9066 Baltimore Ave
College Park, MD 20740 301-474-4949

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I contacted Brown's as my furnace was not working. No one answered the... - Nov 07, 2021

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