Air conditioning is essential to maintaining a comfortable living or working environment, particularly in hot climates like Florida. Poulin Cooling is dedicated to providing high-quality AC installation services tailored to your needs. We outline the entire process, from initial consultation to the final installation, ensuring you know what to expect every step of the way.
Introduction to AC Installation
A reliable air conditioning system is crucial for homes and businesses in Florida due to the hot temperatures experienced throughout the year. At Poulin Cooling, we work closely with our clients to determine the ideal AC system for their needs. We offer a thorough evaluation process, a range of high-quality options, and expert installation services for residential, commercial, and HOA properties in the Tampa Bay area.
The Evaluation Process
The first step in our AC installation service is a comprehensive two-hour evaluation of your property. During this assessment, our skilled technicians will perform heat load calculations, take measurements, and evaluate the sizing of your potential AC system. They will also examine your existing equipment and HVAC ductwork and conduct a thermal evaluation of your system to ensure optimal performance and efficiency.
The Entire Process
Our AC installation process is designed to be seamless and stress-free for our customers. Here’s a step-by-step breakdown of what you can expect when you work with Poulin Cooling:
- Assessment: We assess your current air conditioning unit and determine if it needs to be replaced. If a replacement is necessary, they will discuss the various options with you.
- Quote: Once you have selected the A/C unit that meets your needs and budget, we will provide you with a detailed quote outlining the cost of the unit and the installation service.
- Deposit: You will be asked to pay a 50% deposit to begin the ordering process.
- Permitting: Poulin Cooling will handle the necessary permitting with the city or county where the new A/C unit will be installed.
- Scheduling: Our team will schedule a convenient installation date for your new A/C unit.
- Ordering: We will order your new A/C unit equipment and parts from our supplier.
- Installation: Our technicians will arrive at your property to install your new A/C unit. They will work efficiently to ensure minimal disruption and leave your property clean and tidy.
Choosing the Right AC System
Once the evaluation is complete, we present carefully selected options, categorized from good to best. This tiered approach enables you to make an informed decision based on your property’s needs and budget. We work with various reputable brands, ensuring you receive a high-quality, long-lasting AC system. Our team is always available to answer any questions you may have throughout the decision-making process.
AC System Types
At Poulin Cooling, we understand the importance of having the freedom to choose the best AC system for your property. We install a wide range of units from well-known brands, offering you both quality and reliability. Some of the types of units we install include:
Central air conditioning systems
- Ductless mini-split systems
- Heat pumps
- Packaged systems
The time required to install an AC system can vary significantly based on the complexity of the unit and its requirements. For example:
- A simple unit could take 4 hours.
- A standard unit could take 8-10 hours.
- A complex unit could take 10-16 hours.
- Installing a new unit and all its ductwork could take a team of four technicians up to five days.
These timeframes include the removal of your old unit and the installation of your new one, ensuring that it is fully operational and efficient.
AC System Lifespan
The lifespan of your AC system depends on several factors, such as usage and regular maintenance. A well-maintained HVAC system can last 10 to 15 years. It is crucial to schedule regular tune-ups, cleanings, and repairs to maximize the life and efficiency of your AC system.
At Poulin Cooling, we believe in providing ongoing support after your AC system has been installed. We offer maintenance plans and prompt repair services to ensure your air conditioning system continues to run optimally for years to come.
Our team of professionals is dedicated to keeping your home or business comfortable and energy-efficient throughout the year.
Get Your Free Estimate Today
If you’re considering a new AC system for your home or business, we encourage you to schedule an appointment for a free, no-obligation estimate. Our skilled technicians will thoroughly evaluate your property, provide you with a range of options, and answer any questions you may have about the installation process. Don’t wait any longer to experience the comfort and efficiency of a high-quality AC system – contact Poulin Cooling today!