There is no set cost for how much a new HVAC system will be, because there are so many variables that go into the price, including: the unique needs of your home and what is important to you, as well as the contractor you choose. Watch our video to learn about HVAC system costs.
The old rule of thumb was: “for about every 400 square feet of space, you need 1 ton of air conditioning.” While this is still the most common response to this question, this practice often leads to inaccuracy, overspending and lack of performance from the equipment being installed. Any contractor who cares for you to get what you pay for will do a calculation to determine the rate the home will gain and lose heat. Watch our video to learn how Green Valley Cooling & Heating calculates the right size system for your home.
No matter the brand, many of the components inside of the HVAC systems are the same. They have the same potential, efficiency and comfort they can provide. Yet, the same system installed by two different companies could perform up to 40% different. So, which brand is the best one? They all are, but they must have the right people to install them in order to tap into their full potential. Watch our video to learn about what to look out for when purchasing a new system.
In Arizona, HVAC technicians are in high demand. In 2022, the median wage for an experienced HVAC technician is $30 per hour, $7k in overtime and can receive incentives or bonuses in addition to that. However, a lot of this depends on the employer. Employers that care about their employees take pride in fostering employees professional and personal development with a set career path, partnered with regular training to advance their careers. Don’t just look for an hourly dollar amount, take into consideration all the other benefits and offerings an organization can provide. Watch our video to learn about the benefits of working for Green Valley Cooling & Heating.
Many of our positions are customer-facing, so excellent communication and customer service skills are important to us. Equally important is whether the individual aligns with our company’s core values: Integrity, Respect, Leadership, Teamwork, Commitment, and Professionalism. Watch our video to learn about what we look for when hiring team members.
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Several years ago, Taylor was searching for a career – not just a job. Watch our video to learn why she works in HVAC, and enjoys working for Green Valley Cooling & Heating.
Online reviews are used regularly when making a purchasing decision, and about 85% of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations. When you are looking for a contractor for an upcoming home project, we encourage you to sort through online reviews and look for three specifics: The quality of work, price transparency, and communication. Watch our video to learn how these three specifics can help aid you in making an informed decision about who you are hiring.
First, we strongly encourage finding testimonials and reviews from trusted friends, family, and other sources. Look for a locally owned company that has been in business at least 15 years with an established record of accomplishment and dependability. It is not only important to find a trusted and reputable contractor to come into your home, but one that demonstrates quality craftsmanship, reliability, fosters long-term relationships and provides top-notch customer service. Watch our video for important questions you should ask before hiring a HVAC contractor.
Just like your airway needs to be clear for your lungs to get optimum airflow, cooling and heating ductwork benefits from, and will operate most efficiently, with a ductwork system that has been cleaned and disinfected to eliminate contaminants. The top four benefits of duct cleaning are: improved indoor air quality, increased comfort, decreased overall energy usage and increased equipment longevity. Watch our video to learn more about the top four benefits of duct cleaning.
The common recommendation by many HVAC manufacturers for a standard filter replacement is once every three months, but ultimately it will depend on a few things, like whether you have pets and where you are located. To get a better understanding of the unique needs of your home, it is good practice to check your filters once a month. Watch our video to learn about what you should consider before replacing your filters.
At first, it was just a means for Brian to support his family, but over the years it’s become more than that. Watch our video to learn why he works in HVAC, and enjoys working for Green Valley Cooling & Heating.
Tuscon Electric Power’s Check-Me program is a part of their Efficient Home Program that aims to keep southern Arizona homes more comfortable and energy efficient. Tucson Electric Power is offering instant rebates with the purchase and installation of a qualifying system, plus rebates for A/C tune ups and Duct sealing. Watch our video to learn about the special savings available through TEP’s Check-Me Program.