Tips for Buying a New AC Unit for Your Home in Queen Creek AZ
Purchasing a new AC/Heating system is a big investment. Knowing to what to look for and what questions to ask are very important factors when selecting the best HVAC company to install your new cooling system.
Here are some of the questions to ask AC Companies you are considering:
What Size AC Unit will be Best Suited for the Size of Your Home
There are many factors to consider when estimating the correct size of central air conditioner unit for your home. These include the climate zone you’re located in, ducting throughout your home and your home’s building design…i.e. single level vs 2 story, the height of your ceilings and the “R” rating of the building materials used to come up with a Manual J load system.
You can use this chart below as a general guide for sizing your AC unit in the Queen Creek, East Valley of Phoenix, Arizona metro area:
- 900-1,200sf = 2 Tons
- 1,201-1,500sf = 2.5 Tons
- 1,501-1,800sf = 3 Tons
- 1,801-2,100sf = 3.5 Tons
- 2,101-2,400sf = 4 Tons
- 2,401-3,000sf = 5 Tons
How Long is the Warranty?
Manufacturers for residential AC units offer a 5 to 10 years parts warranty this warranty usually covers any failed component with the HVAC unit. Keep in mind that air conditioning units warranties can vary by manufacturer.
Speak to your HVAC and find out which HVAC offers the best warranty.
How Long Has the AC Company been in Business and What are the Qualifications of their AC Technicians?
The state of Arizona requires HVAC technicians to be licensed. Ask your technician if they are licensed. At Eagle Air, LLC, our qualified technicians are licensed, bonded and insured.