Manufacturer support is the key to geothermal success for contractors
Designing and installing a geothermal system requires a new set of skills from HVAC contractors.
To ensure that contractors have those skills and projects are successful, partner with a manufacturer that has a support network is critical.
At the 2016 International Builders' Show, Tony Cooper, president and CEO of Edge Geo Supply, an Enertech Global wholesale distributor based in Addison Texas, talked about what contractors should look for in a manufacturer, and what support the manufacturer should provide.
Manufacturer support can include design assistance as well as product and warranty support, Cooper noted.
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Companies: Enertech Global, LLC
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