Frequently asked questions
Why should I consider an A/C program?
An A/C program bypasses the hassles of buying a new central air conditioner unit. Instead of paying thousands for a new unit up front, you make one low monthly payment, which includes the costs of annual maintenance and repairs due to normal wear and tear, making your experience stress-free!
What brand of equipment am I getting?
Your A/C unit will be a nationally recognized brand.
What type of equipment is included in a install?
Central air conditioning units in a variety of sizes and energy-efficiencies are offered to meet your needs.
What if I have multiple A/C units?
Multiple units can be part of the Stress-Free A/C program, each requiring its own agreement.
How do I confirm my installation date/time? How long will the installation take to complete?
A customer representative will contact you to confirm your preferred schedule date and time. A typical installation takes about 4-6 hours.
Do I need to be home for the installation?
Yes, the homeowner must be present at the time of installation.
Can I choose my own installer?
Only FPL Home and its authorized subcontractors can perform the installation under the agreement for the Stress-Free A/C program.
What happens to my old unit?
Removal and haul-away of your old unit is included with the new installation.
How does the maintenance/repair program work?
FPL Home will handle the maintenance and repairs that are necessary due to normal wear and tear. FPL Home will work to accommodate your preferred appointment dates and times.
Who is responsible for acquiring permits?
FPL Home will arrange all permitting required for the job.
Is there any maintenance I have to do?
Yes, you are responsible for replacing your air filters at least four times per year. FPL Home will provide four air filters per year as part of your monthly fee during your Stress-Free A/C program term.
How do I schedule maintenance or repair?
Call the phone number located on your unit, or 833-437-5466. FPL Home will cover repair and maintenance costs under the Stress-Free A/C program as outlined in your Terms and Conditions.
Will I be guaranteed a working A/C during the entire program?
FPL Home is responsible for repairs due to normal wear and tear and annual maintenance for the duration of the program.
What are the smart features of my A/C unit?
Smart features vary by unit. If applicable, your unit will be equipped with technology which helps prevent unexpected failures, controls climate, reduces utility bills, and promotes longer HVAC system life.
Is the monthly payment included in my Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) bill?
No. Charges will be automatically billed to your credit card each month.
What happens if I sell my house or move?
Transferability is outlined in the customer service agreement, which requires FPL Home's consent after a credit review of the transferee.
Can I pay off my A/C early?
Yes. You may buy out the A/C early per the terms of the agreement.
Is there a cancellation policy?
Section 4.1 of the agreement Terms and Conditions outlines options for cancellation.
What happens at the end of the agreement? Do I own the AC? Can I still get repairs and maintenance?
At the end of the agreement, you may either: (1) Continue with the program and the required FPL Home repair and maintenance of the System on a year-to-year basis, or (2) Purchase the system for a nominal fee, or (3) Request that FPL Home remove the system per the terms of the agreement.
What if my installation requires additional equipment, duct work or labor outside the standard installation?
If there are any additional labor or parts fees incurred, these must be reviewed and approved by you prior to installation. These fees will be collected directly by the contractor and are not included in the service fees of the program.
Can I put money down to offset monthly payments?
Are there late fees associated with my monthly payment?
Yes, late fees are outlined in your Terms and Conditions.
Who do I contact with questions or issues other than repairs?
Call FPL Home customer care at 833-437-5466.
Who is offering the Stress-Free A/C program?
The Stress-Free A/C™ program is offered and provided by FPL Home, License No. CAC 1820493, and not FPL.
Still have questions?
Call 833-4-FPL-HOME (833-437-5466) for more info.
FPL Home is an unregulated subsidiary of Florida Power & Light Company (FPL). The Stress-Free A/C™ program is offered and provided by FPL Home, License No. CAC 1820493, and not FPL. Monthly payments, rates and term may vary. Please see your Truth in Lending Disclosure that will accompany your agreement for your exact APR and term.