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Cambridge AC Installation Companies

JOAT Repair & Services

JOAT Repair & Services

5.0 (24)
We have been performing home and rental property repairs for Carpentry, Electrical work, Hardwood floor installation and Refinishing, tiling, Kitchen & Bath remodels for over 30 years.  We also provide Ductless Mini-Split Installations (We are EPA certified) and electrical services in Massachusetts and NH.  We hold VALID Massachusetts Home Improvement Contractor's license (HIC) and Electricians licenses and are fully insured. We are also authorized "Amazon Home Servicese" and "Thumbtack" vendors who are fully vetted by Background and Criminal checks.  ... View Profile
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RC Plumbing

RC Plumbing

5.0 (6)
Quality service, for an affordable low price.
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Climate Design Systems

Climate Design Systems

5.0 (5)
We have been in business serving Nh and Ma since 1946. We are a family owned HVAC and Plumbing company that strives to give you the best customer service you can receive. All of our techs are highly trained professionals with all the necessary licenses and qualifications to be in your home. There is no job too big or too small. We work on all makes, brands, and models of residential HVAC equipment such as furnaces, boilers, hot water heaters, ductless mini splits, ducted a/c systems, heat pumps, whole house humidifiers, whole house dehumidifiers, and any other indoor air quality products. We have just recently opened up a residential and com ... View Profile
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KJ Motorsports Mobile Small Engine Repair

KJ Motorsports Mobile Small Engine Repair

5.0 (5)
Mobile Small Engine Repair. All work is completed at customers residents so there's no bring the machine to the shop and picking it back up.
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Done Right Mechanical Services

Done Right Mechanical Services

5.0 (4)
Top noch  work and word of month I do my jobs like it's my own house I would never install a system that a customer  wouldn't be happy with
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Quinn Mechanical

Quinn Mechanical

5.0 (4)
Our Service stands out above the rest because we treat people the way we would want to be treated, it also stands out in the quality of work we do on every job whether it's A/C system repair or installation or even a simple carpet cleaning. We are becoming a one stop shop and know at the end of the day we are all consumers so we know how to treat a customer from our own experiences. 
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Efficient Energy Systems Inc.

Efficient Energy Systems Inc.

5.0 (3)
Efficient Energy Systems Inc. provides OIL burner and Gas service and installations throughout MA. and southern N.H. We install a/c ductless mini splits, OIL and GAS fired heating and hot water installations.
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Village Heating Cooling Service

Village Heating Cooling Service

5.0 (3)
We are a true HVAC service company, we are also an experienced  refrigeration  service company,  servicing walk in coolers and  freezers, ice machines, self contained serving line equipment, air conditioning systems and ductless mini split systems. We are licensed electricians and provide electrical service and repairs all on a 24 hour response. Please Note :  ( Home Refrigerators are appliances, and we do not service them.) ... View Profile
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1981

1981

5.0 (3)
Electrical contractor more than 15 years 
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Hampton All Service

Hampton All Service

5.0 (2)
We give our all to provide you with high quality work for very competitive pricing. We truly care about our customers and the business that you bring us. If there is no customer there is no us your happiness means everything. 
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True Blue Plumbing And Heating

True Blue Plumbing And Heating

5.0 (2)
True Blue Plumbing and Heating is a fully licensed and insured family owned company. We have extensive and up to date knowledge in the field and offer a wide range of plumbing, heating, air conditioning, and drain cleaning services. We take pride in our work and are committed to maintaining high standards in quality and craftsmanship. We are dedicated to providing personalized customer service and consultations to ensure the work exceeds your expectations. ... View Profile
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Accurate Heating And Air Conditioning

Accurate Heating And Air Conditioning

5.0 (1)
Our employees all have over 20 yrs. experience in the HVAC & plumbing industry. Our job is to make our customers comfortable in any weather, That is our goal! we all work together in building & designing your heating and air-conditioning systems. And we go over all options, and figure out what is best for you and your household. Fortunately we do not have a bad review yet and we plan on keeping it that way.
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Gem Plumbing And Heating

Gem Plumbing And Heating

5.0 (1)
We've been in business for 35 years we won't sell you anything you don't need we won't charge you excessively will give you the best job around for the best price in town
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Sudano Heating And Air Conditioning

Sudano Heating And Air Conditioning

Sudano Heating & Air Conditioning (HVAC) is a family owned and operated HVAC company located in Middleton, MA. We are the leading Residential Air Conditioning & Heating Systems Contractor in the North Shore, Essex & Middlesex areas. We specialize in installing and servicing the best quality air conditioning and heating equipment's needed for jobs both large and small. We put our customers first. Our mission is to provide homeowners with exceptional, quality service at an affordable price. Our goal is to always provide guaranteed, superior client satisfaction. Your satisfaction is our number one priority and we want our customers t ... View Profile
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Green Energy Mechanical, Inc.

Green Energy Mechanical, Inc.

In business since 2008, Green Energy Mechanical is a HVAC company specializing in all kinds of heating and air conditioning systems. As a family-owned, local company, we care about the well-being of our customers. This is why we specialize in energy-efficient HVAC systems. We want our customers to benefit from energy savings and be able to stay comfortable all year long while heating or cooling their homes affordably. Green Energy Mechanical is a BBB Accredited Company with an A+ Rating. ... View Profile
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Brewer Cooling & Heating

Brewer Cooling & Heating

Brewer Cooling & Heating has been in business for over 30 years. We specialize in residential and light commercial installations and service.  We take pride for being "hands on" , as the owner I am part of all aspects of the estimating, installation, and service.  Thank you for your consideration, Tom Brewer @ Brewer cooling and Heating.
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Burke Plumbing And Heating

Burke Plumbing And Heating

Burke Plumbing and Heating, Inc., is a family owned company that has been serving the New England area for 4 generations. We offer 24-hour emergency service with expert technicians on hand to handle all of your plumbing needs. We take pride in our company and offer a limited lifetime warranty on all of our products! Put your trust in certified experienced professionals! "My great, great Grandfather Jack Burke from Dorchester, MA worked all his life as a plumber in Boston. My Grandfather, Frank Burke, Sr. followed his father's footsteps in the plumbing business, working for Charles Barnes Company. The third generation of Burke plumbers was my ... View Profile
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Frequently asked questions

How much does air conditioning installation cost near me?

A new AC unit costs $3,300 to $5,900 on average, depending on the type, size, and condition of ductwork. A ductless mini-split AC installation costs $3,200 to $10,500 on average, depending on the number of zones. Installing a window unit AC costs $250 to $700.

HVAC installation costs $7,000 to $16,000 for a new AC unit, furnace, and ductwork.


Should I repair or replace my air conditioner?

Most AC technicians recommend installing a new air conditioner if they are 15 years or older. Some pros use the $5,000 rule by taking the equipment's age and multiplying by the repair cost. If the number is less than $5,000, consider air conditioning repair.


What is the average life expectancy of an air conditioner?

Home air conditioners have a life expectancy of 15 to 20 years on average. AC units may last only 10 years without regular maintenance.


Do the best AC companies offer free estimates?

Most AC companies offer free on-site estimates to diagnose any issues. Some AC installers charge a $75 to $200 service call, which gets credited back when hired. Contact at least three AC services upfront to compare before hiring.


Does a new air conditioner add value to a home?

Installing a new air conditioner increases home value and has a 35% to 50% return on investment. New energy-efficient AC units save up to 40% on electricity costs.


How long does it take to install an AC unit?

Installing an AC unit takes 4 to 8 hours on average for a replacement. Air conditioner installations that require new ductwork, are difficult to access, or have issues take up to 2 days. The time depends on the home's size and location, new install vs. replacement, and the central air unit's type and location.


Do you tip AC installers?

AC installers do not expect a tip, and most people do not tip. However, if they go above and beyond or spend more time than expected, a cold drink, hot lunch, or $10 to $20 tip is appreciated.


Can you install an AC unit yourself?

No, you cannot replace your AC unit yourself. Installing an AC is dangerous, requires permits, and must be installed by a licensed technician to keep the warranty valid.


How to find local central air conditioning companies?

Start by searching our list of ac installers, then compare reviews and costs. Next:

  • Get at least three free estimates in-person to compare.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Select companies that are licensed, bonded, and experienced.
  • Verify their insurance, worker’s compensation, and bond guarantees.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide, Google, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
  • Check to see if they are members of the North American Technician Excellence (NATE), Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA), or the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA).
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Get a detailed estimate, contract, and warranty in writing before the work begins.
  • Avoid making large payments upfront. Come up with a payment schedule for work completed.

After asking questions and verifying their credentials, hire the best AC company in your area.


What questions to ask AC installation companies?

When hiring an AC company, ask them the following questions:

  • How long have you been in the HVAC business?
  • How many air conditioner installations have you completed similar to mine?
  • How much is your cost estimate?
  • Can you provide testimonials and references from past customers?
  • Will the technician inspect the entire system, including the ductwork?
  • Are you licensed, insured, and bonded?
  • Are your technicians certified by professional organizations such as AHRI, EPA 608, or NATE?
  • If my AC is under warranty, are you certified to do warranty work for this brand?
  • How long will the project take?
  • Do I need permits, and will you obtain them?
  • What does your warranty policy include?
  • Can you provide me a written estimate or contract?
  • What’s your payment schedule?
  • Are financing options available?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?