I don’t have a woodshop, you might say. And neither does the contractor you just hired. You know the one. He came recommended from a friend-of-a-friend, who didn’t do the really best job in the world, but would save you some money? He usually shows up at your house in an old station wagon or a beat up van leaking oil. He needs a temporary woodworking space so he chooses either your driveway, your basement or your attic.
You’re sure he’ll make a half way decent effort in cleaning everything up. But, if he doesn’t, you won’t mind cleaning up after your bargain contractor because, after all, he’s saving you money. And the quality of his work will reflect the level of craftsmanship you got for your money. Unfortunately, if things don’t as expected, he’s usually hard to get in touch with.
Contrast that with a quality contractor like Verne &Ellsworth Hann, who doesn’t bring a woodshop to your home because we have one at our shop at 2026 Lee Road in Cleveland Heights. In the photo above is one of our technicians, Bryan, custom cutting some wood for a job on our 12″ compound miter saw. And the vehicle he drives to your home isn’t an old station wagon or beat up van that’s going to leave an oil stain on your new concrete driveway.
And if the situation presents itself where we do have to use a power saw at the jobsite, all of our technicians carry shop vacs. We always carefully prepare our jobsite with drop cloths, cardboard and any protective moving blankets as needed. Every home is given the same amount of TLC as if it were our own home. And while it’s been often said that everyone’s home is their castle, there are times when Verne & Ellsworth Hann works in homes that are as elegant as homes built in Rhode Island or Europe.
The homes that were built in the early 19th century in nearby Shaker Heights, Cleveland Heights and University Heights often had hands that learned their trade from old world craftsmen. We recognize the grandeur and elegance of these magnificent homes and treat them with respect they should be accorded.
When we come to your home for a boiler installation, a new air conditioning system, or a new high velocity UNICO cooling system, we bring quality people and a dedication to craftsmanship to your home.
We won’t be setting up shop. We won’t conscript you as an unpaid employee to clean up after us. What we will do is leave you with a “wow factor” that will make you want to tell your friends, neighbors and relatives about one of the best experiences you’ve ever had with a contractor.
We’re a cut above the rest. Find out for yourself by calling us at 216-932-9755.
“All the king’s horses and all the king’s men can’t put the past together again. So let’s remember, don’t try to saw sawdust.” –Dale Carnegie.
- George O.( Cleveland Heights, Boiler Installation, January 2018 )
Your company did an excellent job! We really appreciated how quickly your crew worked in order to get our heat back on as soon as possible. Everyone seemed very knowledgeable, professional and excellent in their work!
- Marianne P.( Aurora, Boiler Installation, December 2017 )
Thank you thank you! For your amazing response and difficult repair – I really appreciate it!
- Brian B.( Shaker Heights, Boiler Installation, January 2018 )
Bill carefully examined the old boiler and piping, checked all the radiators and came up with a replacement proposal. He explained two issues with the old boiler that other contractors did not notice or did not care to explain. The first was what’s causing the rust in the boiler and how he was going to minimize the issue in the new system. The second was how he would re-pipe the kitchen loop so the kitchen wouldn’t be so cold. Bill addressed each and every question I had. Although we received four bids that were comparable, we chose Bill Hann’s company because he was knowledgeable, thoughtful and detailed. The work was completed in two days by a great installer team. They were on time, professional and courteous. The new boiler and piping work nicely without any issues and we now have a comfortable kitchen to dine in. I’d highly recommend them.
- Allen P.( Shaker Heights, Boiler Installation, December 2017 )
I strongly recommend Verne & Ellsworth Hann without reservation. Choosing the right boiler was important and proper installation was critical. I was impressed with all aspects of the Verne & Ellsworth Hann organization. Most importantly, Bill Hann earned my trust. The installation team was excellent. They were experienced. They arrived precisely on time every day. They explained every step of the process. They worked as a team. They treated my home with extreme care, as if it was their own. The installation is a thing of beauty. Every time I go into my basement I smile. I now have a reliable, efficient system. I don’t usually take the time to write recommendations, but in this case I am doing so because it is so well deserved.
- John R.( Cleveland Heights, Boiler Installation, December 2017 )
Boiler has performed like a champ! Install is neat and clean. Instructions for next 3 months have been followed. New stat works well!