AC for Dummies: Picking the Right HVAC Contractor

When your car breaks down, you don’t trust just anyone to fix it. And when Fluffy the family pet gets sick, you bring him to the best veterinarian you can find. So why treat your home air conditioning system with anything less than the best professional Tucson or Phoenix air conditioning contractor around?

You Know an HVAC Contractor is Good When…

Let’s be honest. Summers in the desert southwest are brutal. And if you’re dealing with a broken AC system, you are probably at your wit’s end. You need someone to fix it fast, and fix it good. A reputable, skilled Phoenix or Tucson air conditioning contractor will be able to check the box on the items below:

  • Installation of only the best, well-known brands such as Carrier, Goodman, Trane, York and Ruud
  • Ability to service all parts of the Phoenix or Tucson air conditioning system, including coils, fan motors, electrical fuses and drain lines
  • Offers a preventative maintenance plan so that you can stay ahead of costly repairs
  • Extended warranties are offered as a service so that you have added protection for years to come
  • Uses the latest technology and provides the most energy-efficient products on the market
  • Offers after hours and weekend appointments

Finding the Best

As with any important service or product, it may take you a little time and effort to find the most skilled, reliable Tucson or Phoenix air conditioning contractor. You don’t want to make your decision based on price alone or you may end up with a real headache. Consider these suggestions to help you find an honest, experienced HVAC contractor:

  • Ask friends and family for a recommendation. Check out the website for the companies they recommend – do they offer the services above? Can they provide testimonials from satisfied customers?
  • View the list of recommended contractors on the website of the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA). Most leading residential contractors belong to this organization.
  • Visit your energy company’s website. Most energy companies have recommended or participating contractors that they work with and require these contractors to be licensed, bonded and insured.

If you’re in the market for a Tucson or Phoenix air conditioning contractor that meets all of the requirements above and has been operating in Arizona for more than 70 years, look no further than Chas Roberts Air Conditioning & Plumbing. To schedule an appointment online, visit or call (602) 943-3426 in Phoenix or (520) 292-6858 in Tucson.