Why W.E. Brown?

Your comfort. It's that simple. We bring the wisdom and experience of our 96-year history in business, and we pioneer the newest technologies and services to keep you comfy today and tomorrow. Since 1922, W.E. Brown has been making our clients comfortable in Charlottesville, Albemarle County, and surrounding communities with a comprehensive lineup of home comfort services —plumbing, heating, air conditioning, electrical, and Smart Home technology. We stay motivated by our legacy and inspired to exceed your home comfort expectations.

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Biggest Offer of the Season

Wishing You A Warm And Toasty Holiday.

Get a FREE Furnace with purchase of an Air Conditioner, OR get a FREE Air Handler with purchase of a Heat Pump.
Offer includes a free upgrade to a wi-fi thermostat AND a year supply of air filters. Call (434) 298-2151 for details.
Offer ends December 31, 2018.

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Take a closer look at what makes us unique and drop us a line to say "hello" or ask a question any time. We are in the business of creating lasting partnerships —not just fixing broken equipment. You'll notice the difference.

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A Plan For Energy Efficiencies — And Savings.

We want to be sure you get comfy and stay that way. Join the W.E. Brown Service Partner family and we’ll manage your home comfort systems and keep them running at peak performance. The best news: this spells savings and energy efficiencies for you!

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