Company Profile: Crawford Co.February 2, 2007
Address: 1306 Mill St., Rock Island
Contact: (309) 788-4573, (563) 386-9030, www.crawford-company.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Owner and key individuals: Bob Frink, president; Dan Shoemaker and Troy Green, residential estimators
Company history: Founded by Harvey Crawford in 1952, the firm has grown a lot since 1990 when it expanded both its facility and personnel.
Specialization/services provided: Heating, ventilation, air conditioning, laser cutting, and specialty welded fabrication for commercial, residential, and industrial markets.
Latest trend or development: New hybrid heating systems, air quality systems and zoning, geothermal and in-floor heating for residential applications.
Displaying at the Home Show: New high-efficiency furnaces/air-conditioners.
What a homeowner should know before doing business with any company in this line of work: Consider the number of years in business, training for installers/technicians, lines of equipment carried, and level of quality and craftsmanship in previous work.