As a full-service energy efficiency and HVAC contractor, we believe in getting the job done right. Our commitment to delivering exceptional home performance services has earned us many industry certifications that demonstrate the skills of the Ideal Energy team.
Want quality HVAC systems and energy-saving upgrades from an exceptionally-qualified team? Contact us today to get started.
Trane Comfort Specialist Dealer
Only HVAC contractors that demonstrate the highest commitment to quality customer service, excellent workmanship, and ongoing education can join the independent network of Trane dealers. Ideal Energy customers know that their heating and cooling equipment is sized, designed, and installed according to the manufacturer’s specifications for exceptional system durability, energy efficiency, and HVAC performance.
Alex Williams, and Elena Chrimat are both the BPI Certified Professionals for Ideal Energy. The Building Performance Institute (BPI) is the nation’s leading building science accreditation organization. The “house as a system” philosophy – which looks at a building’s various components (building envelope, attic, basement, combustion equipment, ventilation sources) and the interrelationship between them to maximize a home’s performance. This approach leads to greater energy efficiency, but perhaps more importantly to buildings that simply work better. A home that has been analyzed and upgraded from a whole-house standpoint is more durable, healthier, more comfortable, and more energy efficient. For more information about BPI’s standards, take a look at their Technical Standards for Building Analysts (PDF).
ENERGY STAR Certification
ENERGY STAR partners are always looking forward in using more efficient, low-cost practices that are safe for the environment but that also save you dollars. In addition to being nationally certified, we are proud to offer services and products that can assist businesses & home owners who have committed to the goals of ENERGY STAR.
Better Business Bureau Accredited Business
Businesses accredited by the BBB have made a commitment to “make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints.” By doing busienss with an Accredited Business, you can be sure that you will be dealing with a team of professionals who are doing their best to build and maintain trust with their customers, an essential component of integrity and peace of mind.
U.S. Green Building Council
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings. USGBC works toward its mission of market transformation through its LEED green building certification program, robust educational offerings, a nationwide network of chapters and affiliates, the annual Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, professional credentials and advocacy in support of public policy that encourages and enables green buildings and communities.
Electric League of Arizona
The Electric League is dedicated to providing outstanding services for its members through education, referrals, marketing, and customer service support through their Consumer Councils. It has continued growing and strengthening its education offering into 2012 across all of their programs. In particular, the Arizona Heat Pump Council Education Program has expanded to included the Gas Furnace Safety & Operation. The League helps contractors in Arizona keep up to date with education regarding best practices for HVAC quality installations.
Pearl Home Certification
Ideal Air Conditioning and Insulation is proud to be the first Pearl Certified Contractor in the state of Arizona! Homeowners that have a Pearl Certified Home can boast a high performing home which helps sell their home faster and for more money. Finally, this is a way that appraisers can recognize energy efficiency upgrades that have often been overlooked in the home sales process. The Pearl Certification Contractor network is an elite network of contractors and not every contractor can offer this. Homes that have been Pearl Certified have gone through a third party certification, which means there are more checks and balances that your home had a quality installation of energy saving measures!
APS Top 5 Home Performance Contractor 2021
The APS scoring method used for the Top 5 Home Performance Contractors is meant to recognize those contractors that contributed the most to the overall health of the APS Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program. APS conducts a review in evaluating all participating contractors to find and recognize their top 5 performers from the past year based off the following criteria:
• FSL Overall Score
• Measure quality
• Customer Survey
Building Performance Association
The Building Performance Association (BPA) is a 501(c)6 industry association committed to redefining the industry by supporting policies that will improve and increase the expansion of home and building performance, energy efficiency businesses, and industries. BPA is made up of more than 10,000 members who are working professionals in contracting services, weatherization, product manufacturing and distribution, program administration, building science, and nonprofits. The association is devoted to enhancing the workforce development of its members by creating educational opportunities that establish a culture of ongoing learning. The BPA mission is to advance a thriving industry that delivers improved energy efficiency, health, and environmental performance of buildings. With three decades of experience, the association is well-equipped to provide industry support through key areas including advocacy, education, programs, networking, resources, and community.
The Association was formed through the re-alignment of three organizations. The Association now consists of the assets and staff from Efficiency First, Home Energy Magazine, and the Home Performance Coalition, which itself was the result of a merger of Affordable Comfort, Inc. and the National Home Performance Council (NHPC). There is a 20 member board of directors that is made up of representatives of the organizations that created the Association, plus a handful of at-large members.
The Association also produces the National Home Performance Conference, the industry’s largest gathering of home performance experts, along with industry leaders, partners, and innovators.
Trane Ductless Pro
Trane Mitsubishi Ductless Pro contractors are independent specialists trained by Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US in the latest product advancements, technology and installation practices of Mitsubishi cooling and heating systems. They are independent licensed installers qualified to assist in finding the best personal solution for a home. Each contractor is designated with a tier status based on their participation in one of our training programs. These programs include Diamond Contractor, Trane Ductless Pro and American Standard Ductless Pro.
The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA)
ACCA is the HVAC industry’s leading trade organization and consists of more than 60,000 professionals and 4,000 businesses in the indoor environment and energy services community. ACCA members adhere to a rigorous standard of ethical best practice that ensures quality and professionalism. The ACCA helps promote energy efficiency, home comfort, and indoor air quality through professional contracting. Ideal Energy uses ACCA software for load calculations to properly sizing HVAC equipment.
Efficiency First Contractor
As an organization dedicated to home energy performance, Efficiency First offers educational materials and discounts to its members. This allows us to provide the best energy efficiency upgrades and pricing possible to our Arizona customers.
EPA Section 608 Certified Technician
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency mandates technicians who maintain, service, repair, or dispose of equipment with ODS refrigerants be certified under Section 608 of the Clean Air Act.
North American Technician Excellence (NATE)
NATE is a national organization committed to excellence in HVAC installation and service. NATE recognizes leading heating and cooling industry technicians across the U.S. through voluntary testing and certification. Ideal Energy has NATE-certified technicians that have passed rigorous testing and demonstrated exceptional knowledge.
SRP and APS-Qualified Contractor
There are a variety of rebates and incentives available to SRP and APS customers. As a qualified contractor for these programs, Ideal Energy helps Arizona residents save $250 for APS customers and $400 for SRP customers on duct sealing, and $250 for APS customers and $600 for SRP customers on home insulation services. If you install an energy-saving heat pump or air conditioning system, we can help you save hundreds.