Howells heater Ashland Va

At Howell's, we understand that no other single system in your home plays a larger role in your comfort or how much your utility bill will be than your heating & AC system. That's why we specialize in cost-effective high-efficiency solutions, including natural gas, propane and oil furnaces and heat pumps. We have the expertise to provide you with alternative HVAC and home energy systems including geothermal and solar systems. We also install whole house generators.

Of course, if you are happy with the system you already have, we offer routine maintenance agreements that can help extend its useful life.

Repair & Maintenance — 24/7

Our Service Department is committed to providing our customers with uninterrupted service availability. This is achieved by a team of service coordinators and NATE certified technicians. Our fleet is computer equipped and fully stocked.

Our service technicians are highly trained and true professionals in their field. All of our technicians have been NATE Certified, EPA approved and certified to handle refrigerants. We take advantage of product training schools, HVAC seminars, and manufacturer instructional programs year round, to stay fresh on technological advancements in the industry and to bring you the highest level of service we can.

Convenient scheduling

No inconvenient 4 hour arrival window time frames with Howell's. When you schedule a service call, we will provide an exact time of day you can expect our technician to arrive. Our clients are notified a minimum of 30 minutes prior to their scheduled time if their technician is running early or late.

System replacement

At Howell's, we have a System Replacement Department that deals exclusively with residential HVAC system replacements or retrofits. The department consists of three sales engineers, a contract administrator, one field supervisor, and five complete installation crews who specialize in replacing existing systems. Our installation crews are well trained and supervised to be able to adjust to the unique challenges that each project presents.

The specialization of the replacement & retrofit department has allowed us to greatly improve our service to those customers who need new systems in occupied structures. We are able to complete our work in a timely fashion with minimal interruption to your home or business lifestyle.

We understand that a new HVAC system is a large investment, which is why we offer:

  • A friendly, low pressure consultation
  • Options that fit your style and budget
  • Tips to maximize your energy efficiency
  • Service to your schedule, not ours. 24/7/365

Residential Generators

When the power goes out, keep your cool with Howells ’permanently installed back-up generators. At the first sign of an outage, our natural gas or liquid propane generators automatically deliver power directly to your home's electrical system. With no extension cords or manual start necessary, our reliable generators quickly deliver power throughout your whole house or to just the bare essentials . For more information on our whole or partial house generators, give us a call at 804.715.1995.

Home automation

Howell’s is proud to now offer Nexia "Home Automation," giving you complete control over your home from anywhere in the world. By connecting your chosen electronic home products to the Internet, Home Automation simplifies your home security, keeping you and your loved ones safe and comfortable. Keep an eye on the pets, unlock the front door for a neighbor, or be alerted when your kids arrive home from school, all from the convenience of your mobile device or computer. Continue to save on heating and air costs with complete thermostat control, keeping your home the right temperature at the right time. With "Home Automation," manage the comfort and safety of your home from anywhere.

Ask us About:

Air flow diagnostics / air balancing
By adjusting the volume of airflow, we adjust the amount of heating or cooling a room needs to become comfortable.

Zoning Systems
100% complete automation of your HVAC equipment and zones within your home.

Thermostatic Controls
Maximizing your energy savings without sacrificing your home’s comfort.