Air Conditioning in Phoenix: Luxury or Essential Medical Device 

Turning on a fan doesn’t exactly make a huge difference in the Arizona summer heat. Instead of being hot, now there is hot air blowing around.

For Phoenician’s air conditioning is as necessary as food, water, and shelter. This heat is not just uncomfortable. It can be downright dangerous. According to, there were 338 heat-associated deaths were reported in 2021. Heat-related illnesses are very serious and can impair a person’s decision-making abilities. If a person cannot regulate their body temperature they may experience confusion, rapid pulse, dizziness, nausea, and heavy sweating.

Air conditioning is not a luxury in Phoenix. It is an essential medical device. In the city of Phoenix, the law is rental units that use air conditioning cannot exceed a maximum temperature of 82 degrees. Evaporative coolers are allowed at a slightly higher maximum temperature (86 degrees).  

At Tucker Hill Air Conditioning, Plumbing, and Electrical we know that you depend on us to keep you, your pets, and your family cool. It’s not just an AC unit. It’s your ability to stay healthy in extreme desert conditions. That’s why Tucker Hill technicians are on standby, ready to service your home’s AC unit at a moment’s notice.

During a service call, a Tucker Hill technician will conduct a thorough inspection to identify the exact cause and properly diagnose the problem. Before conducting repairs, the technicians will clearly outline the cost of parts and labor to ensure there are no surprises once the job is done.

Our HVAC technicians are available 24/7/365 for emergency repairs, at no extra cost to you. When you call, we promise to send out a technician as soon as possible — regardless of how urgent the problem is.

Each Tucker Hill Air, Plumbing & Electric HVAC technician is licensed, insured, and highly qualified to service a wide range of HVAC brands. We invest in our employees so that our customers can have peace of mind knowing their home is in good hands when our technicians come by.

Speak to one of our qualified cooling and heating technicians by calling (602) 767-6802.