The Very Best

Contracting Business is proud to introduce the very best residential HVAC projects of 2006 — our Quality Home Comfort Awards.

These awards honor HVAC contractors for their creative design and installation practices, quality workmanship, attention to detail, and commitment to customer satisfaction and comfort. We created this program 18 years ago to honor contractors whose projects achieve this high level of excellence, and to inspire the rest of the industry to strive to do the same.

Contracting Business salutes all the entrants who provided exceptional design solutions to their customers.

Ultimately, the real winners are those homeowners who receive the best combination of service and quality.


Winner: Retrofit / Renovation

California Dream House a Palace of Comfort

Mechanical Air Service, San Jose, CA, rose to the challenge of installing a state-of-the-art comfort and indoor air quality system in this 13,000 sq. ft. dream home.

Winner: New Construction up to 4,000-sq. ft.

Cleaning Up With Comfort

Five-time Quality Home Comfort Award winner Orchard Valley Heating & Cooling, Southhampton, MA, was called in after a previous contractor made a mess in a new log home.

Winner: New Construction 4,001-6,000-sq. ft.

A Lesson in Home Comfort

Slasor Heating & Cooling, Shelby Township, MI, took time to educate the homeowners before installing a highly efficient comfort system with an unlimited supply of hot water.

Winner: New Construction more than 6,001-sq. ft.

A Charming Third Time

Sigman Heating and Air Conditioning, Belleville, IL, earned a third consecutive Quality Home Comfort Award by installing a $250,000 comfort system that included 100% radiant floor heating.