Alabama Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractor Performance Bond

The State of Alabama Board of Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Contractors requires any  contractors who perform HVAC or Refrigeration installation, service or repair must hold an ACTIVE certification with the Board. In order to apply for an active certification you must submit forms AL-1, AL-2 and BF-1 of the license application along with a performance bond in the amount of $15,000 

By Definition,

HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEMS OR SYSTEM: A heating and/or cooling apparatus consisting of an air heating and/or cooling fixture from pipes, plenums or blowers including any accessory and equipment installed in connection herewith; specifically excluding window units, automotive or farm implement type heating and/or air conditioning equipment 

REFRIGERATION: The use of mechanical or absorption equipment to control temperature, humidity, or both, in order to satisfy the intended use of a specific space, other than for human comfort. 

Examples of HVAC and Refrigeration Systems: Heating - Forced Air Systems, Ventilation, Gas Piping, Mini-Split, Heat Pumps, Central Heat, etc. Air Conditioning- Forced Air Systems, Ventilation, Mini-Split, Heat Pumps, Central Air, etc. Refrigeration - Walk-In Coolers, Reach-In Coolers, Commercial Refrigerators, Refrigerated Storage, etc