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Gastonia AC Installation Companies

IRV PLUMBING , ELECTRIC & HVAC

IRV PLUMBING , ELECTRIC & HVAC

4.7 (3)
Local service company servicing Charlotte metro area since 2009 We know: Plumbing Electric HVAC Licensed in South and North Carolina
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Carolina Coastal Handyman Services

Carolina Coastal Handyman Services

5.0 (2)
"For over 20 years CCHS LLC has been providing Quailty top Notch services to the Carolinas. We are insured & bonded in the SC , NC , GA, FL , we can handle any job , small or big
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Winston Comfort Systems

Winston Comfort Systems

5.0 (2)
We make sure the job this done right the first time. We treat each customer like family.
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HIS Heating And Cooling Of The Midlands

HIS Heating And Cooling Of The Midlands

5.0 (2)
Our business stands out simply because we serve our customers individually with a spirit of excellency.
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DEEZEE DOES IT

DEEZEE DOES IT

5.0 (1)
I think my Service stands out because I Take Pride In Everything I Do ! I believe in an Honest Days Work for an Honest Days Pay ! I believe in 100% Customer Satisfaction! But the main reason my Work Stands Out is because MY GOD IS WITH ME ALWAYS 
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New Tech Heating And Air

New Tech Heating And Air

5.0 (1)
We give our customers the best experience when helping them with there a/c troubles. We are not just part changers, we offer a variety of solutions to the problem at hand and we fix it. Our techs are certified and specialized in commercial and residential HVAC-R. We offer a great Variety of Goodman systems to choose from, doesn't matter the size of the home Goodman always keeps it comfortable. We install, service, repair, and maintenance all brands.  ... View Profile
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Southern Air & Heat LLC

Southern Air & Heat LLC

I have been in the heating and air conditioning business for 24 years. I have worked with thousands of homeowners and have learned that punctuality, upfront pricing, and general courtesy  have taken the stress out of a stressful situation. I will always tell you what I’m doing, why I’m doing it, and the cost upfront before performing any work so that you have the ability to make an educated decision. You will get all the benefits of the big companies at a fraction of the cost. I am fully licensed and insured in both North and South Carolina.  ... View Profile
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Blue Earth Maintenance Group

Blue Earth Maintenance Group

We are working in the maintenance, demolition, construction field for over a decade. We have a vast experience in any project we come across our customers are highly satisfied, specially for our guarantee in every job that done. We are here to work with you slim anything, and treat you, welcome you to our big family. We are asbestos, lead licenseed. There is not small jobs for us, if you feel uncomfortable with anything in your house or business, not matter how small it is we are going to be there to fix it for you.  ... View Profile
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Carolina Repair Services

Carolina Repair Services

Local small business minority owned that stands out by customer service.  Easy to compete with other companies by being factory trained with a lower overhead.  Both owners in the field have over 20 years experience each. Licensed in refrigeration and hvac. OSHA 30 compliant, factory trained on all major brands of equipment, R290 certified, Commercial/Residential  We treat you right, fix it right and price it right.  We are allied with Duke Energy to offer our customer rebates on new installed equipment 16 SEER or higher. Free estimates and financing available.  Own or manage a restaurant?  Tired of all the hassle ... 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?