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How To Find The Best Local HVAC Company In Tempe, AZ

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If you’ve ever needed a tune-up on your HVAC system, or emergency HVAC work done, you’ve likely went to Google and searched for “the best HVAC company near me”. No doubt there were many choices available to you in the Phoenix Valley area, but how do you know which one to choose from?

In this article we will discuss why it is important to find and work with the best HVAC Contractor / Company in your area and why it’s beneficial to stay local with a locally owned and operated company. We will provide helpful tips from industry experts, and we hope that this will save you money, time and headache when the time comes to finding a HVAC Contractor you can trust.

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How To Improve Your AC Efficiency

Has your electricity bill recently shot up?

Your inefficient air conditioner could be to blame. As energy costs are on the rise, it certainly pays to maximize the efficiency of your unit. Not doing so can affect the value of your home, advises paramountpmr.com.

While replacing an old unit with a new one may be the quickest solution, there are low-cost or free alternatives for increasing a cooling system’s efficiency.

In this article, we’ll look at practical ways you can improve your AC efficiency. By following these tips, you’ll slash your electricity bills while making your home more energy-efficient as well.

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3 Things to Know about the HVAC in Your New Home

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Buying a new house is exciting, there’s no denying that, especially if you’ve been lucky enough to land yourself a property in one of Phoenix’s best places to live, however it’s not always easy to find the perfect home. 

Often, buying your own house can quickly transform into an incredibly confusing process, particularly when you discover all the hidden costs that don’t begin to surface until months after you’ve settled in. For many people, air conditioning and heating can be one of those hidden costs, simply because they don’t know what to look for when choosing the right property.

If you’ve been a renter up until now, then you’ve probably not had to worry about dealing with the issues of air conditioning and heating. However, now that you’re moving into your first property, it’s important to understand what you should be looking for in an HVAC system designed to stand the test of time.

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FAQs About Replacing Your HVAC System

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Purchasing or replacing an HVAC system is a huge decision. Working with the right HVAC Company may be your most important choice in the purchasing process. An experienced, licensed HVAC organization will manage you through the entire process with expert advice and guidance. 

These FAQs are questions that should be considered when you are thinking about replacing your HVAC system. Hopefully our answers will educate you on some of the important things to consider for both you, and your home or business.  

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Top 10 Reasons To Get Professional HVAC Help

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Professional HVAC maintenance is the best and least expensive way to ensure sure that your heating and cooling equipment runs safely and efficiently year round. While there are some minor things homeowners can do, you should know when it’s time to hire a professional HVAC contractor.

Making sure that the system is fixed correctly, keeping your HVAC units running with high energy efficiency, improving your indoor air quality, and giving you peace of mind are just a few of the benefits of hiring a professional.

Here’s a more in depth look at the main reasons you should seek professional help:

1. Fix Your HVAC System Correctly

Certified HVAC Technicians are well trained on a variety of air conditioning and heating systems. They have spent years working on many types of HVAC repair issues. They can fix any problems you face and even diagnose other issues that you may not have noticed. 

HVAC technology is continually advancing every year – professional HVAC technicians can find what’s causing malfunctions and correct it right away.

2. HVAC Companies Have Insurance

When you hire an HVAC contractor, their technicians are covered by liability insurance, which helps to protect both you and them. If they happen to get injured on the job, you won’t be held liable.

While this may seem like something that won’t occur, accidents can and do happen, and you could end up paying for it if you hire an amateur to save a few bucks.

3. They Will Keep You Up To Date

HVAC professionals know a lot regarding the new technologies and advancements in the fields of heating, air conditioning and ventilation.

By speaking with an HVAC professional, you will learn the most efficient and up-to-date ways to heat, cool, and ventilate your home. 

They will also keep you informed of different HVAC upgrades and modifications, such as smart thermostats, HEPA filtration, dampers, and humidification systems.

4. Help in Emergencies

If your HVAC system stops working, it can be very important to get your system back up and running quickly. A professional HVAC technician will be able to properly get your air conditioning systems or heat system back up and running in no time.

Heating and cooling systems can be dangerous, which is why it is important to schedule annual, or bi-annual maintenance. Contact a professional if you suspect any safety issues.

5. Preventative Maintenance

Certified HVAC professionals work efficiently and help maintain your HVAC system(s) in a very smooth and preventative manner. 

They ensure that all facets of your HVAC system, including heating, air conditioning, ventilation, and air quality are maintained properly by the HVAC experts in the most efficient and professional way.

Preventative Maintenance is much less expensive than reacting to an HVAC problem due to lack of maintenance.

6. Provide Top Notch Customer Service

Your HVAC professional should provide you with not only professional work and equipment, but also excellent customer service! 

Our mission at Simply the Best Heating and Cooling is to exceed our customers expectations. We do this by treating your HVAC system as if it was our own. 

We want to provide you with the best service to earn both your trust and future business. The best compliment we get is your 100% satisfaction and your referral to others.

7. Identify the Correct HVAC System for your Home

When it comes to replacing your system, your certified HVAC Professional will know the correct system to install based on the design, layout, and the size of your home. 

HVAC Professionals are up to date on both code and latest equipment technologies to ensure the safety and comfort of your home.

The correct HVAC system should not only run more efficiently than your previous system, but with the right equipment, should provide better air quality as well.

8. Safety

For your personal safety and the safety of your family and home, it is extremely important and recommended that if your do not fully understand your HVAC system that you call your HVAC Professional.

With natural gas, electricity, ventilation, and emissions we at Simply the Best Heating and Cooling, do not recommend the inexperienced homeowner to try to DIY your HVAC System. There are so many variables that can affect your family and home’s safety. Call a pro.

9. Proper Diagnostics

It can be both dangerous and costly to mis-diagnose your HVAC systems issues.  For these reasons we recommend calling a Professional HVAC Technician for your HVAC needs and maintenance. 

They will be able to properly diagnose and troubleshoot your system safely, efficiently, and correctly to ensure that your system is running properly.

10. Air Quality

As you may know, the air quality is very important to your family’s health and comfort. HVAC Professionals have equipment and the proper training to be able to measure and improve you air quality. 

With the proper equipment, maintenance, and tuning, your HVAC technician will be able to provide you with excellent air quality.

Recap

Why Choose A Professional HVAC Contractor

  • They will get your HVAC System running properly
  • They have liability insurance in case something goes wrong
  • They will keep you up to date on the latest HVAC equipment
  • They will help you in emergencies
  • Preventive Maintenance will save you money in the long run
  • Excellent Customer Service
  • They will provide the right system and equipment
  • For you and your family’s Safety
  • Proper Troubleshooting and Diagnostics
  • Provide you with better Air Quality

At Simply the Best Heating and Cooling, we pride ourselves on providing our customers with the best service and workmanship. All of our technicians are highly trained and certified. We want to earn your business and provide you with the best HVAC service in the greater Phoenix area. 

Thank you for trusting us with all of your HVAC needs!

The Simply the Best HVAC team