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Heating unit in my house has been damaged to the point of…

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Heating unit in my house has been damaged to the point of requiring replacement. All this because the heating company I have a service contract with, failed to provide timely service. Need legal advice
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So you can sue them for breach of the service contract and for negligence and get damages paid in the form of a new heater. If the damages are less than $10,000 in New Jersey you can go to small claims court and you won't have to pay for a lawyer.

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