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Can I Replace My AC on My Own?

We understand that some of our customers are bright and really great with home improvement projects, but we’d argue that replacing an air conditioner is a little beyond a simple project. These systems are large, complex, and they’re expensive, which means the more issues you run into trying to do it yourself, the more you’re going to pay in fixing the damages.

Let’s talk a bit about why professional AC replacement in Colorado Springs is going to be better in almost every way than DIY AC replacement. We also want to stress how much of an opportunity it is to have your AC replaced by a professional, since this is your chance to get your old unit swapped out by a new and improved system like a ductless mini split!

Saving Money Is Priority Number One!

Look, we know that working on new home project can save a lot of money. If you’re looking to paint the interior of your home or even install a door on your own, we’d love to hear how your project turns out!

However, air conditioner replacement or installation is not a job that’s easily completed by homeowners. There are many complexities when it comes to this type of technology, and any problems can cause a ripple effect that either hurts your home comfort, your efficiency, or just leads to a botched installation.

Botched replacement jobs can cost a lot of money to fix, and we think that’s money better left in your pocket where it belongs.

Explore Your Options With a Pro

You never have to replace your air conditioner with the same model. In fact, this is your best opportunity to start investigating your options, whether you decide to go with a heat pump or something else. Our technicians can be a great resource for homeowners that want to learn more about the HVAC industry and who are keen on investing in more energy-efficient and eco-friendly technology. Don’t hesitate to contact our team to learn more about the systems we install.

Take Out the Stress of Replacement

Replacing an air conditioner can be a stressful experience. Not only is it expensive compared to repairing your old system, but it also usually comes after your old, reliable air conditioner just bit the dust. We recommend trying to remove as much stress from the situation as possible so you can make sound decisions for you and your family.

When you’re not concerned about the legwork of installing a new air conditioner on your own, you’re free to do your own research on what new units might better work in your old one’s place. From ductless heat pump systems to geothermal units, the sky is the limit! Just work with our team so we know what type of system to install, and so we’re prepared to give you an accurate estimate to help you plan for the future.

Contact SoCo Heating and Cooling today to schedule service. So Cool. So Cozy.

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