Air Conditioners

There’s no better way to beat Nanaimo’s summer heat than with a quiet, eco-friendly air conditioning system.

Residential A/C Installation

Whether you’re looking to replace an old air conditioning system or install a new one, trust the West Temp team to recommend and install the best solution for your home.

Trusted Carrier Dealer

We are an official Carrier dealer, offering top-quality residential air conditioning units. Carrier is renowned for its trusted and reliable products, catering to various needs and budgets. We provide Nanaimo residents with access to these exceptional air conditioning solutions.

Expert A/C Guidance

West Temp assists home and business owners in navigating the diverse array of A/C systems and models. Our expert technicians offer guidance and expertise to help you find the perfect and most efficient A/C solution for your needs.

Versatile A/C Installation

Our skilled technicians are proficient in installing both central air conditioning systems and split air conditioning systems. Central A/C systems cool the entire house using ductwork, while split systems consist of an indoor unit mounted on a wall and an outdoor unit placed outside.

Do you already have a gas furnace? We can help you retrofit your existing infrastructure to add air conditioning!

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Why Choose an Air Conditioner?

The main benefit of air conditioning might be obvious: cool, comfortable air in the Summer. Nevertheless, in this section, we’ll go over the top reasons why an A/C is a wise investment for your Nanaimo home.

Cool & comfortable living space

Air conditioning ensures that your home is cool and comfortable during hot summer months. You can enjoy a good night’s sleep and relax in a cool and comfortable space.

Improved air quality

Air conditioning units have filters that can help to remove impurities and pollutants from the air. This means that the air inside your home will be cleaner and fresher, which is especially important for those with allergies or respiratory issues.

Increased home value

Installing air conditioning in your home can increase its value, making it more attractive to potential buyers if you ever decide to sell your home.

Energy efficiency

Modern air conditioning units are designed to be energy efficient, which means that they use less energy to operate. This translates to lower energy bills and a smaller carbon footprint.


Air conditioning can be installed in various types of homes, including single-family homes, apartments, and condos. There are also different types of air conditioning units available, such as ductless mini-split systems, central air systems, and portable air conditioners.

Year-round comfort

While air conditioning is primarily used during the summer months, many units also have heating capabilities. This means that you can use your air conditioning unit to cool your home in the summer and warm it up during the winter, providing year-round comfort.

Air Conditioner Installation Process

With our comprehensive 5-step A/C process, you can trust West Temp to provide you with a reliable, efficient, and cost-effective air conditioning solution for your Nanaimo home.


Consultation & Estimate

Start by booking a consultation with one of our experienced technicians to assess your cooling needs. Based on your home’s size and layout, your budget, and your specific cooling requirements, we’ll provide an estimate for the right A/C system for your home.


Preparation & planning

Once you’ve decided to proceed with the installation, we’ll prepare your home for the installation. This includes clearing the area where the unit will be installed and making any necessary modifications to your ductwork or electrical system.


Installation day

On the schedule installation day our techs will install your new A/C system correctly and safely, taking precautions to protect your home and property. We’ll make sure the installation is completed on time and within budget.


Testing & QA

After the installation, we’ll conduct a series of tests to ensure the unit is functioning properly and efficiently. We’ll check for leaks in the ductwork, calibrate the system, and inspect the entire system to ensure our high standards are met.


Ongoing support

We believe in maintaining long-term relationships with our customers, and offer ongoing maintenance and support services to all of our customers. We’ll provide regular tune-ups, filter replacements, and repair services as needed.

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A/C System Brands

With our top-quality air conditioner brands and professional installation services, you can enjoy a cool and comfortable home all summer long.

West Temp is proud to be the Nanaimo and area dealer and installer for Carrier’s brand of top-quality air conditioning products.

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Highly recommend Jeff and his team. They installed a ductless heat pump in our house, walked us through the options, and were easy to communicate with. The install looks clean and tidy and we couldn’t be happier with the results. We went through the winter without having to turn on the baseboard heating and after having AC this summer I can’t imagine life without it. Thanks Jeff!

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Air Conditioning FAQs

In this section, we’ll provide you with answers to some common questions about air conditioning.

If you still have any questions about the process of choosing, installing, or maintaining your A/C system, don’t hesitate to reach out.

  • Why do I need a professional to install my air conditioning system?

    Professional installers have the expertise and experience to properly install an air conditioning system to ensure that it operates efficiently, safely, and reliably. They also have the necessary tools and equipment to install and test the system.

  • What maintenance is required for an air conditioning system after installation?

    Regular maintenance is necessary to ensure that the air conditioning system operates efficiently and reliably. This includes changing air filters, cleaning coils, and inspecting the system for any leaks or damage.

  • What should I consider when choosing an air conditioning system?

    Factors to consider include the size of the space to be cooled, energy efficiency ratings, noise levels, and features such as programmable thermostats and air purification systems.

  • How long does it take to install an air conditioning system?

    The time it takes to install an air conditioning system depends on the type of system, the complexity of the installation, and the size of the space. Generally, it can take several hours to several days to complete the installation.

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