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Now is a great time to replace that old, noisy, inefficient A/C unit and add value, comfort and piece of mind to your home.

Did you know?

On average about 75% of your electric bill in the summer is coming from your A/C unit. If you were to replace an old 10 SEER unit with just the minimum standard of 14 SEER you would save 20% on your A/C portion of your electric bill. You could get up to 30% with a middle of the road 16 SEER unit and up to 40% plus by going with a high efficiency 18 or 20 SEER unit. 

Why go high efficiency?

SAVINGS: If you plan on being in your house for more than 10 years a high efficiency unit is for you. High efficiency units will pay for themselves over time because of the instant energy savings as well as a lifetime warranty on the compressor! As long as you own the home you will never have to spend money on replacing the unit. 

NOISE: High efficiency units have variable speed compressors that can adjust how much energy they use based on need. This makes for a much quieter experience inside the home as well as outside. The indoor blower motor is also variable so that it can ramp up and down based on need. On average about 80% during the run time the unit will be operating in low speed to maintain your desired temperature. It’s quieter, more comfortable and uses less energy. 

REBATES: SRP offers rebates for installing high efficiency equipment up to $1125.00 for qualifying systems. 

Why now?

OLD FREON: Most units that are 10+ years old run off R22 freon. Starting back in January 2020 the EPA banned production of R22. The servicing of systems with R-22 will rely on recycled or stockpiled quantities which means that the price of R22 will continue to skyrocket. In most cases repairing an R22 unit is not economical. Replacement just makes more sense. 

SUPPLY CHAIN ISSUES: Due to the recent winter weather many distributors could not get units delivered to warehouses across the country which is showing up as shortages of equipment on our end. Similarly Covid-19 has played a role in the distribution and availability of units. Right now our supplier has a good stock of units that we recommend, but we cannot guarantee that the supply will be good throughout the year. As the warmer weather approaches the demand will go up so making a decision now can save you having to wait later. 




Is your air conditioner obsolete?

Is your air conditioner obsolete?

How do you know if your air conditioner uses freon that is now obsolete?

If your system is older than 7 years, it is most likely running on R22 freon which is now unavailable. Due to environmental concerns, the government phased out R22 freon and made it illegal to sell units that run on it.

How does that effect you?

If your system has a leak, it cannot be filled. This will cause your system to run longer without cooling as well and cause your electric bills to be higher. Running your unit without the correct amount of freon is like running your car without oil. Eventually the motor would become damaged. Likewise, your compressor will ultimately stop running and your indoor coil will freeze up.

How can you prevent this?

Routine maintenance is the best way to catch any potential issues that may arise with your unit. By catching small things, we can prevent major repairs from happening. Also we can evaluate your unit and let you know if a replacement would be the best option for you. We offer affordable maintenance plans for your needs.

My unit still works. Why should I replace it?

If your unit is 10 years or older, replacement may be the most cost effective option for you. In Arizona, the average life of a unit is around 12 years. Routine maintenance can extend that another few years, but as the unit ages, the efficiency goes down. Lower efficiency means higher electric bills; not to mention costly repairs on old units. A new unit can drastically lower your electric bills, increase comfort and give you piece of mind. Our units come with a minimum of 10 years parts and labor which means you have no financial burden with a new unit for the next 10 years!