Expert Heat Pump Installations in Scottsdale and Phoenix

Upgrade to Energy-Efficient Comfort with Champion Air

At Champion Air, we specialize in expert heat pump installations that ensure comfort throughout the year in Phoenix’s warm climate. Heat pumps are an excellent choice for energy-efficient heating and cooling because they transfer heat rather than generate it—offering a more environmentally friendly solution compared to traditional systems.

As a Lennox Premier Dealer, Champion Air provides top-tier heat pump installation, replacement, repair, and maintenance services. Our skilled technicians are dedicated to ensuring every installation delivers optimal performance and reliability. We back our services with 24/7 emergency support and a variety of financing options to make upgrading easy and affordable. Choose Champion Air for your heat pump needs and experience enhanced comfort and efficiency in your home. 

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How Much Does a Heat Pump Installation Cost in Phoenix?

The price of installing a new heat pump in Phoenix can vary significantly based on several factors. While the exact cost will depend on your specific needs and choices, you can generally expect to spend anywhere from $7,000 to $25,000.

At Champion Air, we understand that a new heat pump can be a significant investment, especially if it’s an unexpected expense. To help make this process easier and more affordable for you, we offer:

What Affects the Price of Heat Pump Installations in Phoenix?

The cost of installing a new heat pump in Phoenix can vary based on several key factors. Understanding these can help you plan your budget more effectively:

  • Type of Heat Pump: The type you choose—whether a ductless mini-split system or a central heat pump—will impact the cost. Each type has different installation requirements and associated costs.
  • Size and Capacity: The required size and capacity of the heat pump for your home will also affect the price. Larger homes need more powerful systems, which are generally more expensive.
  • Energy Efficiency: While high-efficiency heat pumps have a higher upfront cost, they can provide significant savings on energy bills over time. Choosing a unit with a higher SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating can be a worthwhile investment.

Heat Pumps Vs. Air Conditioners — Which Is Best For You?

Choosing between a heat pump and an air conditioner depends on your needs, climate, and preferences. Here’s a clear comparison to help you decide:

1. Functionality:

Heat Pumps: Provide both heating and cooling by transferring heat from outside to inside, making them versatile year-round.
Air Conditioners: Primarily cool your home; a separate heating system is required for colder months.

2. Energy Efficiency:

Heat Pumps: Highly efficient as they transfer heat rather than generate it, potentially significantly lowering energy bills.
Air Conditioners: Are efficient in cooling but rely on a separate system for heating, which can increase total energy usage.

3. Climate Suitability:

Heat Pumps: Ideal for areas with mild winters; however, they may struggle in extreme cold without backup heating.
Air Conditioners: Best for regions with hot summers and cold winters, typically used alongside a furnace for heating.

4. Cost and Maintenance:

Heat Pumps: Higher initial cost but can save money on energy bills over time. Require regular maintenance for both heating and cooling functions.
Air Conditioners: Usually less expensive upfront but maintaining separate systems for heating and cooling can lead to higher overall maintenance costs.

5. Environmental Impact:

Heat Pumps: More eco-friendly due to lower energy use. High-efficiency models reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Air Conditioners: Traditional units have a higher environmental impact. Modern, high-efficiency models are available to reduce this impact. 


Frequently Asked Questions

What size heat pump do I need for my home?

The size of the heat pump needed depends on your home’s square footage and heating and cooling requirements. An HVAC professional from Champion Air will perform a detailed load calculation to determine the correct size and capacity for optimal performance.

How can I maintain my heat pump to ensure its efficiency?

Regular maintenance is crucial for keeping your heat pump running efficiently. This includes changing filters every 1-3 months, scheduling annual professional inspections, and keeping the outdoor unit free of debris. Champion Air offers maintenance plans to help you keep your system in top condition.

What is the lifespan of a heat pump?

The average lifespan of a heat pump is about 10 to 15 years, depending on usage, maintenance, and the quality of the installation. Regular servicing by Champion Air can help maximize the lifespan and efficiency of your heat pump system.

What is the difference between an air conditioner and a heat pump?

The main difference lies in their functionalities:

  • Air Conditioners: These systems are designed solely for cooling your home.
  • Heat Pumps: These can provide both cooling and heating, making them versatile for year-round comfort. If you have an air conditioner, you might need an additional heating system for colder weather.

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We just had a new Lennox variable speed AC/Heat Pump installed by Champion Air. We visited the AC display at Costco and arranged for a representative to come to the house. Neil Chrisney came out the next day and explained to us how the new system would work and possible energy savings. He was very helpful at answering our questions. The only concern was the cost of the equipment. But…

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These guys are awesome!!! I called on Sunday. Kyle showed up on Monday, walked me through all my options, and gave me a great price. The next day Ray and crew showed up and installed both A/C units. They showed up on time, were professional, cleaned up, and answered all my questions. Absolutely perfect transaction from start to finish. Highly recommend.

- Alex P.

Sales Rep was amazing and helpful. The team that did the install was quick helpful. No hiccups or headaches. Love the variable speed and high efficiency quality and warranty at such a good price. Honestly, I got 12 quotes from other people and who would have thought the Costco supplier was the same price as the lowest bidder.

- Benjamin P.

David is an excellent technician who knows his business. He is professional, polite and knowledgeable. He is almost always on time and if running behind, he calls to let you know when he will be at your home. I would highly recommend Champion Air for any service you may need to your HVAC.

- Gwen O.

We had both our units replaced and the crews did amazing! Very nice and communicated with me the whole day as to how it was going and definitely did the work in an efficient timeframe. Would definitely recommend these guys! Thank you again to Kyle and his crews!

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