CANONSBURG, Pa. — GreenHomes America announced that Buckeye Heating & Cooling, a residential HVAC contractor in the Columbus, Ohio region, is the newest member of its home performance franchise network. GreenHomes America is a part of ABM Franchising Group, a portfolio of franchise networks that deliver mechanical and electrical service and preventive maintenance solutions for commercial, industrial, and residential buildings. ABM Franchising Group is an operating unit of ABM.

GreenHomes America is a single-source provider of home performance contracting with franchise locations in 11 states. GreenHomes America offers HVAC companies a comprehensive, turn-key business model for home performance solutions.

“We are thrilled to be a part of the GreenHomes organization,” said Brad Wentz, president of Buckeye Heating & Cooling. “We are proud to be able to offer home performance services to the Columbus region and provide homeowners with solutions to help lower energy bills and improve overall comfort and safety in their homes.”

As a GreenHomes contractor, Buckeye Heating & Cooling will now offer its customers a whole- house solution for energy and comfort needs. Beginning with a comprehensive home energy audit, Buckeye will utilize advanced diagnostic tools to determine the areas of a customer’s home that are losing energy as well as areas that may require improvements to help enhance comfort and improve safety. Based on the results of the energy audit, Buckeye will provide homeowners with recommended solutions to help lower utility bills and improve comfort and safety in the home.

“We are excited to welcome Buckeye Heating & Cooling to the GreenHomes America network,” said Bert Kendall, chief operating officer of ABM Franchising Group. “Buckeye Heating & Cooling’s specialty in the residential market, combined with our proven system, will allow them to continue to grow and provide homeowners in the Columbus, Ohio region with the best home performance service.”

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Publication date: 5/5/2014

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