​Residential Contractors

Finding and selecting a contractor is an important choice in your home improvement project.

We've put together some resources to help you make an informed decision.

Find a pro

To start, you'll want to do your research to select the right contractor for your job. We also provide lists of local professionals to assist with your home improvements.

Contractor listing 

The expandable categories below include contractors who've recently completed projects for SMUD customers and are familiar with SMUD rebates, meaning you'll maximize your savings. Most of the HVAC and window contractors also offer SMUD financing

Looking for a complete energy efficiency overhaul of your home? Check out our Home Performance Program

HomeAdvisor

As an additional resource, SMUD Energy Store partnered with HomeAdvisor to quickly connect you with contractors on a variety of projects.

Note: SMUD does not endorse or warrant any workmanship, installation, labor, cost or materials of the contractor you select.

Participating Contractors  Offers Financing Rebates Fulfilled Last Qtr

A & M Heating and Air
7625 Sunrise Blvd, Ste 208, Citrus Heights, CA 95610
License #984460

Call 916-747-5654

Yes 1-25

A & P Heating & Cooling Co.
251 Opportunity St, Ste B, Sacramento, CA 95838
License #877831

Call 916-588-3950

Yes 1-25

A+ Heating and Air
7660 Garden Grove Ct, Antelope, CA 95843
License #900072

Call 916-207-8898

 Yes 1-25

A Cool Air, Inc.
15 Great Egret Ct, Sacramento, CA 95834
License #893319

Call 916-879-7288

Yes 1-25

Absolute Comfort Heating & Air Sys
7601 Oak Top Way, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
License #905311

Call 916-224-7159

Yes 1-25

Ace Plumbing
3011 Academy Way, Sacramento, CA 95815
License #313506

Call 916-455-4548

Yes 1-25

Advanced Building Solutions
6445 Terra Way, Citrus Heights, CA 95610
License #966852

Call 916-716-1130

No 1-25

Aerotech Heating & A/C
9243 Levidi Ct, Elk Grove, CA 95758
License #610100

Call 916-392-7922

Yes

1-25

Air Tech HVAC, Inc.
2885 Mosquito Rd, Placerville, CA 95667
License #955202

Call 530-626-8501

Yes

1-25

Aire Serv of Sacramento
7485 Rush River Dr, Ste 710, Sacramento, CA 95831
License #847081

Call 916-214-4822

Yes

1-25

All Pro Heating & Air Conditioning
1925 Tyndrum Ln, Folsom, CA 95630
License #712597

Call 916-983-6930

Yes

1-25

All Year, Inc.
801 Plaza Ave, Sacramento, CA 95815
License #406061

Call 916-922-7796

Yes

1-25

Aloha Heating & Cooling, Inc.
363 Stoddard Way, Auburn, CA 95603
License #738967

Call 530-401-1102

Yes 1-25

Alpha Mechanical
7300 Rochelle Way, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
License #967727

Call 916-827-0097

Yes 1-25

Alpine Heating & Air Conditioning
4325 Product Dr Ste C, Shingle Springs, CA 95682
License #851552

Call 530-677-4223

No 1-25

Alta
9695 Happy Hollow Ln, Newcastle, CA 95658
License #640580

Call 916-652-5665

No

1-25

American Home Energy Savers
16550 Paradise Valley, Redding, 96001
License #1023076

Call 916-257-8047

No 1-25

Anderson Heating and Air
5714 Fire Poppy Dr, Elk Grove, CA 95757
License #999522

Call 916-616-1124

Yes

1-25

Andrade Heating & Air
11490 Arno Rd, Galt, CA 95632
License #955437

Call 916-747-9882

Yes

1-25

ARS American Residential Services
4700 Lang Ave, Ste B, McClellan, CA 95652
License #795540

Call 916-646-2230

Yes

51-100

Asamoah Heat & Air
8745 Bamarcia Dr, Elk Grove, CA 95624
License #730911

Call 916-955-2459

Yes

1-25

Barnett Heating & Air
5904 W 2nd St, Rio Linda, CA 95673
License #876169

Call 916-806-6284

Yes 1-25

Barrett Services
P.O. Box 902, Sloughhouse, CA 95683
License #939017

Call 916-337-0459

Yes

1-25

Bell Brothers Heating & Air, Inc.
10555 Norden Ave, Mather, CA 95655
License #726129

Call 916-444-1234

Yes

101-150

Belle Air Systems
921 Laton Ave, Roseville, CA 95678
License #915912

Call 707-235-8408

Yes 1-25

Big Mountain Heating & Air
3800 Watt Ave, Ste 145, Sacramento, CA 95821
License #885341

Call 916-925-7680

Yes

1-25

Bonney Plumbing, Inc.
3054 Gold Canal Dr, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
License #696355

Call 916-444-0551

Yes

51-100

Bradshaw Heating and Air
690 Hillswick Cir, Folsom, CA 95763
License #764383

Call 530-903-6081

 Yes 1-25 

Bronco Heating & Air
5832 West 4th St, Rio Linda, CA 95673
License #900045

Call 916-675-1062

Yes

1-25

Brower Mechanical, Inc.
4060 Alvis Ct, Rocklin, CA 95677
License #686451

Call 916-624-0808

Yes

1-25

Buckley-Parnell Heat & Air
5990 Devecchi Ave, Citrus Heights, CA 95621
License #558980

Call 916-348-3181

Yes

1-25

Buck's Heating Air
2348 Byrd Dr, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
License #1008618

Call 916-605-8583

No

1-25

California Air Comfort
5606 Blackrock Rd, Rocklin, CA 95765
License #1011471

Call 916-800-5115

Yes 1-25

Cassel Air Conditioning & Heating
8071 Dorian Way, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
License #825314

Call 530-676-1958

Yes 1-25

Clark Heat and Air Inc.
P.O. Box 732, Orangevale, CA 95662
License #1028574

Call 916-988-1658

Yes 1-25

Clarke & Rush Mechanical, Inc.
4411 Auburn Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95841
License #608005

Call 916-609-2667

Yes

51-100

Comfort Expert
8339 Ruge Ct, Antelope, CA 95843
License #97999

Call 916-719-7003

Yes 1-25

Comfort Master Of Sacramento
312 20th St, Sacramento, CA 95811
License #306797

Call 916-441-0980

Yes

1-25

Consolidated Mechanical
1936 Silica Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95158
License #1014121

Call 916-519-0197

No 1-25

Delta Breeze A/C & Heating
8863 Greenback Ln, Ste 312, Orangevale, CA 95662
License #845350

Call 916-792-4060

Yes  1-25 

Delta Gold Heating & Air Inc.
2560 Teepee Dr, Ste A, Stockton, CA 95206
License #987544

Call 209-817-2101

Yes 1-25

Dunbar A/C, Heating & Refrigeration
11358 Amalgam Way #10, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
License #587963

Call 916-635-9404

Yes 1-25

Ecology Air Innovations
7945 Rio Linda Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95626
License #997203

Call 916-524-2699

Yes

1-25

Elite Heating & Air
9864 Dino Dr, Elk Grove, CA 95624
License #900154

Call 916-647-4869

No

1-25

Ellis Heating & Air
2443 Fair Oaks Blvd #434, Sacramento, CA 95825
License #839600

Call 916-467-0231

Yes 1-25

Energy Savings Pros Construction
3334 Swetzer Rd, Loomis, CA 95650
License #977147

Call 916-259-2501

No 1-25

Environmental Heating & Air Solutions
8413 Washington Blvd #105, Roseville, CA 95678
License #958237

Call 916-780-7328

Yes 1-25

Evolution Air Inc.
1495 Nichols Drive, Rocklin, CA 95765
License #942541

Call 916-408-6616

No 1-25

Family Comfort
3556 Day Ave, Loomis, CA 95650
License #877345

Call 916-459-0405

Yes 1-25

Fox Family Heating and Air
P.O. Box 711, Rancho Cordova, CA 95741
License #1009732

Call 916-877-1577

Yes

1-25

Garick Air Conditioning Service
2122 X St, Sacramento, CA 95818
License #582046

Call 916-452-2477

Yes

26-50

Giddens Brothers
578 Fairway Dr, Galt, CA 95632
License #505797

Call 209-745-1700

Yes

1-25

Gilmore Services, Inc.
4429 Missouri Flat Rd, Placerville, CA 95667
License #559305

Call 530-626-3621

Yes

1-25

Golden Aire, Inc.
9408 Orangevale Ave, Orangevale, CA 95662
License #423363

Call 916-988-6137

Yes

1-25

Harris Air
7661 Pheasant Down Way, Sacramento, CA 95828
License #956638

Call 916-682-6208

Yes

1-25

Heald Mechanical
P O Box 601505, Sacramento, CA 95860
License #607590

Call 916-972-7276

 Yes 1-25 

Hot & Cold Heat & Air
6 Waterfront Ct, Sacramento, CA 95831
License #414387

Call 916-505-8534

 Yes 1-25 

Huft Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.
10103 Iron Rock Way, Elk Grove, CA 95624
License #831333

Call 916-686-2626

 Yes 1-25 

Indoor Comfort Services, Inc.
P O Box 7472, Citrus Heights, CA 95621
License #721374

Call 916-729-2665

No 1-25

J.R. Putman Heating & A/C, Inc.
11330 Sunrise Park Dr, Ste A, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #401802

Call 916-638-2442

Yes

26-50

Jaguar Heating & Air, Inc.
819 Striker Avenue Suite 9, Sacramento, CA 95834
License #989872

Call 916-794-0944

No 1-25

Kingdom Heating & Air, Inc.
P O Box 2108, Rancho Cordova, CA 95741
License #893632

Call 916-997-6362

No 1-25

Komp Construction Heating & Air
P.O. Box 2188, Granite Bay, CA 95746
License #1006725

Call 916-949-1613

No 1-25

Leonard Heating and Air
936 Vintage Oak Ave, Galt, CA 95632
License #980284

Call 209-747-7791

Yes 1-25

Lewis Heating and Air
1216 Greenhills Rd, Sacramento, CA 95864
License #786795

Call 916-485-1963

Yes

1-25

Love and Care Heating and Air
9686 Mill Pond Ct, Elk Grove, CA 95624
License #1023861

Call 916-714-1143

No 1-25

Mars One Heating & Air
1890 Junction Blvd, Apt 2423, Roseville, CA 95747
License #939121

Call 209-308-5050

Yes

1-25

McDonald Plumbing, Heating & A/C
3618 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95817
License #387145

Call 916-456-4738

Yes

1-25

Moore Heating and Air Conditioning
3331 Kimberly Rd, Cameron Park, CA 95682
License #800752

Call 530-677-6361

 No  1-25

Morgan Mechanical
5541 Waldron St, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
License #930244

Call 916-967-1544

Yes 1-25

Mosburg Heating and Air
3422 Swetzer Rd, Ste B, Loomis, CA 95650
License #628674

Call 916-652-8533

Yes

1-25

New Century Air Systems
3766 Omec Cir, Ste B, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #718740

Call 916-362-2822

Yes

1-25

One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning
3845 Atherton Rd #4, Rocklin, CA 95765
License #947528

Call 916-920-5320

Yes

1-25

Pacific Heat & Air
3317 Julliard Dr, Ste B, Sacramento, CA 95826
License #702888

Call 916-381-8510

Yes

1-25

Park Mechanical, Inc.
7975 Ramona Ave, Sacramento, CA 95826
License #335561

Call 916-452-4154

Yes

1-25

Peck Heating & A/C Inc.
4221 Duluth Avenue, Rocklin, CA 95765
License #566294

Call 916-409-0768

Yes

1-25

Perfection Home Systems, Inc.
3325 Orange Grove Ave, North Highlands, CA 95660
License #464658

Call 916-481-0658

Yes

1-25

Perry Air
8937 Woodward Way, Orangevale, CA 95628
License #944329

Call 916-798-1419

Yes

1-25

Phoenix Energy Solutions, Inc.
1559 35th St, Sacramento, CA 95816
License #981354

Call 916-716-5650

Yes

1-25

Pro-Air Heating & Air Conditioning
6009 Auburn Blvd #160, Citrus Heights, CA 95621
License #498775

Call 916-722-8300

Yes

1-25

Ray O Cook
889 Riverside Ave, Ste C, Roseville, CA 95678
License #829856

Call 916-784-6525

Yes

1-25

Rhino Heating & Air
3487 Orange Grove Ste P, North Highlands, CA 95660
License #912509

Call 916-481-4650

Yes

1-25

RJA Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.
8440 Belvedere Ave, Ste 7, Sacramento, CA 95826
License #834800

Call 916-995-1706

Yes

1-25

RM Mechanical
8047 Stretto Ct, Antelope, CA 95843
License #889331

Call 916- 870-7279

No

1-25

Rocklin Heating and Air
5706 Lonetree Blvd, Rocklin, CA 95765
License #959466

Call 916-626-5151

Yes

1-25

Roseville Sheet Metal, Inc.
1312 Church St, Roseville, CA 95678
License #182602

Call 916-782-1201

Yes

1-25

Sears Home Improvement Products, Inc.
1200 Del Paso Rd, Ste 110, Sacramento, CA 95834
License #721379

Call 916-830-3424

Yes

1-25

Service Champions
7020 Commerce Dr, Ste E, Pleasanton, CA 94588
License #817040

Call 925-872-7326

Yes

1-25

Sierra Pacific Home & Comfort, Inc.
2550 Mercantile Dr, Ste D, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #453302

Call 916-638-0543

Yes

26-50

Sierra Valley Home Corp.
11476 Elks Circle, Unit C, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #826606

Call 916-635-3120

Yes

1-25

Sunrise Energy Solutions
1780 Vernon St, Ste 6, Roseville, CA 95678
License #977486

Call 916-791-2426

Yes 1-25

Super Mario Plumbing
4751 Storrow Way, Sacramento, CA 95842
License #986303

Call 916-588-7767

No 1-25

Top Rank Heating & Air Conditioning
1006 Bayshore Way, Galt, CA 95632
License #827711

Call 916-667-3399

Yes

1-25

TRC
2603 California Ave, Carmichael, CA 95608
License #468895

Call 916-912-9388

Yes

1-25

Valley Heating & A/C
8232 Fair Oaks Blvd, Carmichael, CA 95608
License #327383

Call 916-944-3723

Yes 1-25

Value Heating & Air, Inc.
1435 Alhambra Blvd, Ste 202, Sacramento, CA 95816
License #811418

Call 916-422-8824

Yes

1-25

Young's Heating and Air
5620 Arlyn Way, Fair Oaks, CA 96285
License #853807

Call 916-967-5026

Yes

1-25



Bell Brothers Heating & Air, Inc. $
10555 Norden Ave., Mather, CA 95655
916-444-1234 / License #726129
Bell Brothers Heating & Air, Inc. $
10555 Norden Ave., Mather, CA 95655
916-444-1234 / License #726129
Bell Brothers Heating & Air, Inc. $
10555 Norden Ave., Mather, CA 95655
916-444-1234 / License #726129
Participating Contractors Offers Financing Projects Last Quarter

American Windows Inc.
8200 Alpine Avenue #D, Sacramento, CA 95826
License #969512

Call 916-454-5277

Yes 1-25

Bell Brothers Heating & Air Inc
10555 Norden Ave, Mather, CA 95655
License #726129

Call 916-444-1234

Yes 1-25

Brothers Home Improvement, Inc.
4205 Cincinnati Ave #300, Rocklin, CA 95765
License #699009

Call 916-791-9170

No   1-25

California Energy Consultant Services
11367 Trade Center Dr #115, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #627677

Call 916-852-8132

Yes 1-25

Clarke & Rush
4411 Auburn Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95841
License #608005

Call 916-609-2667

Yes 1-25

Clarke's Heating & Air
2815 Grinnel Dr., Davis, CA 95618
License #738163

Call 530-753-8853

Yes 1-25

Forrest Enterprises
6140 Main Ave, Orangevale, CA 95662
License #669992

Call 916-987-1931

Yes 1-25

Hall's Window Center, Inc.
11297 White Rock Rd, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #829789

Call 916-669-1469

Yes 1-25

Impressive Exteriors
1480 Shadow Mountain Ct, Auburn, CA, 95602
License #973585

Call 916-806-2881

Yes 1-25

Luxem Design & Construction
3200 Prospect Park Dr, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
License #400430

Call 530-751-1595

Yes 1-25

Northwest Exteriors
11200 Sun Center Dr, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
License #710798

Call 916-851-1632

Yes 1-25

Southgate Glass & Screen, Inc.
6852 Franklin Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95823
License #537017

Call 916-421-1723

Yes 1-25

Star Energy, Inc.
7830 Cucamonga Ave. Suite #23, Sacramento, CA 95826
License #943350

Call 916-457-7817

Yes 1-25

Weatherall Windows
5107 Tonya Way, Carmichael, CA 95608
License #766769

Call 916-813-5300

Yes 1-25

Werner & Sons
PO Box 1407 North Highlands, CA 95660
License #406961

Call 916-971-9716

Yes 1-25

Contractors listed here are certified through the Foundation for Pool and Spa Industry Education (FPSIE) and have completed the California Aquatic Equipment Installer (CAEI) training course. SMUD only recommends contractors who are CAEI certified to install ENERGY STAR® variable-speed pool pumps, because they are up-to-date on California state regulations, energy efficient technology, and how to program equipment to achieve maximum energy savings.

 

Participating Contractors  Projects Last Quarter

Adam's Pool Care
7 Wayne Court, Sacramento, CA, 95829
License #767721

Call 916-388-2000

1-25

All American Pools
3450 Palmer Dr., Ste. 4-262, Cameron Park, CA 95682
License #1015962

Call 916-202-6389

1-25

All Clear Pool & Spa
9156 Elk Grove Florin Road, Elk Grove, CA 95624
License #681954

Call 916-686-7665

51-100

Awesome Pool Services
6617 Sweet Gum Ct., Citrus Heights, CA 95610
License #971897

Call 916-759-9929

1-25

Bishop Pool Service & Repair
8729 Oak Ave, Orangevale, CA 95662
License #974786

Call 916-517-8696

1-25

Brent's Pool Service, Inc
580 Twinwood Loop, Roseville, CA 95678
License #790775

Call 916-487-3028

1-25

Burkett's Pool Plastering, Inc.
3320 Printemps Drive Modesto, CA 95356
License #608182

Call 209-599-3317

1-25

Christal Clear Pools
2738 Via Villaggio, Sacramento, CA 95864
License #969104

Call 916-501-5460

1-25

Clancy Spa & Pool
4612 Greenholme Dr., Apt. 2, Sacramento, CA 95842
License #626586

Call 916-256-6805

1-25

Clarks Pool Service, Inc.
6862 Main Ave, Orangevale, CA 95662
License #898388

Call 916-988-6048

 1-25

Dan Bergendahl Pool Tech
7969 Claypool Way, Citrus Heights, CA 95610
License #984907

Call 916-821-1523

1-25

Diamond Pool and Spa
12 Ledgemont Court, Folsom, CA, 95630
License #995463

Call 916-984-3062

1-25

Extra Mile Pool Care
8416 Harbourwood Dr, Orangevale, CA 95662
License #939584

Call 916-622-9432

1-25 

Geremia Swimming Pool Service
7901 14th Ave., Sacramento, CA 95826
License #291581

Call 916-914-7800

1-25

Gregg's Pool Works, Inc.
4380 Town Center #130, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
License #836056

Call 530-409-7665

1-25

Imperial Pool Service
8591  Longspur Way, Antelope, CA 95843
License #871889

Call 916-704-0361

1-25

JC's Pool Works, Inc.
6336 Allante Ct., Orangevale, CA 95662
License #790598

Call 916-956-6010

1-25

Leisure Time Pool Service and Repair
2285 Cemo Circle, Gold River, CA 95670
License #880260

Call 916-638-4100

1-25

Leslie's Swimming Pool Supplies
Multiple locations throughout SMUD territory

License #755161

101-150

M & M Pool Construction
PO Box 1429, Carmichael, CA, 95609
License #934321

Call 916-869-6152

1-25

Mike The Poolman
705 E. Bidwell St., Ste 2-299, Folsom, CA 95630
License #731809

Call 916-985-7665

1-25

Pool Time Service
11363 Pyrites Way, Gold River, CA 95670
License #71670

Call 916-769-4417

1-25

Premier Pools & Spas
11250 Pyrites Way, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
License #589234

Call 916-852-0223

1-25

River City Pool Care
PO Box 2916, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
License #1012935

Call 916-222-7665

1-25

Sac Valley Pool Service
P.O. Box 2126, Orangevale, CA 95662
License #936623

Call 916-983-7665

1-25 

Sage Pools
9160 W. Stockton Bl., Ste. 140, Elk Grove, CA 95624
License #919493

Call 916-683-7665

1-25

Sierra Pacific Home & Comfort, Inc.
2550 Mercantile Dr., Ste. D, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #453302

Call 916-638-0543

1-25

Solaron Pool Heating, Inc
3480 Sunrise Blvd. Ste 100, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #561720

Call 916-631-9293

1-25

Splash!
8922 Memory Lane, Auburn, Ca 95603
License #961328

Call 916-300-0383

1-25 

Swim Chem, Inc.
4950 Auburn Blvd, Unit A, Sacramento, CA 95841
License #249712

Call 916-332-6111

1-25 

The Pool Guy
8066 Sunset Ave, Ste 102, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
License #991090

Call 916-966-7665

1-25

Tim's Pool Service
PO Box 8741, Citrus Heights, CA 95611-8741
License #624577

Call 916-727-9945

1-25

 

Participating Contractors Projects Last Quarter

Bell Brothers Plumbing, Heating & Air
10555 Norden Ave Suite B, Mather, CA 95655
License #726129

Call 916-226-9677

1-25

Brower Mechanical, Inc.
4060 Alvis Court, Rocklin, CA 95677
License #686451

Call 916-624-0808

1-25

California Energy Consultant Services
11367 Trade Center Dr. #115, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #627677

Call 916-852-8132

1-25

Clarke & Rush Mechanical, Inc.
4411 Auburn Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95841
License #608005

Call 916-616-0260

1-25

Gilmore
4429 Missouri Flat Road, Placerville, CA 95667
License #559305

Call 530-363-1291

1-25

Huft Heating & Air Conditioning
10103 Iron Rock Way, Elk Grove, CA 95624
License #831333

Call 916-686-2626

1-25

J R Putman Heating & A/C, Inc.
11330 Sunrise Park Drive Ste A, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
License #401802

Call 916-638-2442

26-50

Liberty Plumbing
1552 Mill Run Drive, Roseville, CA 95747
License #846378

Call 916-687-7106

1-25

Mac's Plumbing, Inc.
9727 Kent Street, Suite 150, Elk Grove, CA 95624
License #932524

Call 916-690-8787

1-25

Super Mario Plumbing
4751 Storrow Way, Sacramento, CA 95842
License #986303

Call 916-588-7767

1-25

We'll continue to maintain a list of participating contractors for the Home Performance Program due to the specialized training associated with whole-home energy upgrades. Get more information on SMUD's Home Performance Program.  

Do your research 

Finding a good contractor requires a bit of research. To help you get started, we’ve put together these tips and resources.

Read online reviews

Online reviews are a good way to generally see how happy past customers are with a contractor’s work. The following sites can help you find reviews:

Hiring tips

  • Hire only CA state-licensed contractors with a valid license, such as the following:
    • Attic and/or Wall Insulation: C - 2
    • Central Air Conditioner and/or Heat Pump: C - 20
    • Cool Roof: C - 39
    • Heat Pump Water Heater: C - 36
    • High Performance Windows: C - 17
    • Photovoltaic (PV) Generation System: C – 10 & C – 46 or B (General)
    • Solar Domestic Hot Water (SDHW): C – 46
    • Home Performance: B (General) plus Building Performance Institute Building Analyst (BPI-BA) certification 
  • Check contractor license numbers online at www.cslb.ca.gov or by calling 1-800-321-CSLB (2752)
  • Inform the contractor you are interested in participating in SMUD's rebate program   
  • Verify the contractor is informed about SMUD's rebate requirements (install eligible measures, pull permit, provide supporting documentation for rebate application)   
  • Get at least 3 bids

Get references

We recommend you get at least 3 references from each bidder and be sure to call or visit the reference.

  • Confirm the contractor carries Workers' Compensation and Liability insurance policies
  • Get all project expectations in writing
  • Sign a contract only if you completely understand the terms
  • Never make a down payment of more than 10%
  • Never pay in cash
  • Keep a job file of all papers relating to your project, including all payments
  • Never make a final payment until you are satisfied with the job

To be eligible for SMUD financing, your selected contractor must have successfully completed and passed SMUD's loan finance training.