City issues warning about unlicensed business soliciting work locally

City issues warning about unlicensed business soliciting work locally

This media release was issued by the City of North Bay today:

The City of North Bay is warning residents of an unlicensed business soliciting work.

Representatives from Nationwide Home Comfort are going door-to-door selling furnaces and air conditioners and promising provincial energy savings rebates.

Nationwide Home Comfort does not hold a valid Business License from the city and are operating illegally.

Homeowners are asked to call City of North Bay By-Law Enforcement at 705-474-0400 ext. 2512 or North Bay Police at 705-497-5555, if they are approached by this business.

Know your rights

Know your rights when you sign a contract at your door. Visit Consumer Protection Ontario to learn how to avoid common door-to-door scams for water heaters, home heating, and other services.