Emergency A C Repair, Tune Ups & New Installs

Contest Rules

The Oldest Freon Central AC Contest (“Contest”) is sponsored by McCullough Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. (“McCullough”). Contest is open to individuals 21 years of age and older who own and occupy a single-family home located in McCullough’s service area that is equipped with at least one operational central air conditioner or heat pump condenser (outdoor) unit that utilizes R-22 (“Freon”) refrigerant and was originally installed at the home location. To participate in Contest, entries must be received by McCullough at on or before March 31, 2020, and include homeowner’s first and last name, complete home address, email address, telephone number, and the age of the oldest qualifying condenser (outdoor) unit at the home. Only one entry will be accepted by McCullough per qualifying home address. 

The Contest winner will be tentatively selected by McCullough on or before April 10, 2020, subject to Contest winner being available within ten (10) days from notification to 1) allow McCullough to perform an onsite inspection of the home to verify the age of the winning air conditioning or heat pump condenser unit; and 2) allow McCullough to perform a home inspection, including a Manual J load calculation, to develop a written installation plan for the new Carrier Performance equipment, to which Contest winner must approve in writing. If Contest winner is not available and/or Contest winner fails to approve McCullough’s installation plan within the ten (10) day period, the tentative Contest winner will be disqualified from further participation in the Contest and shall forfeit the winning prize, at which time McCullough will select another tentative Contest winner. 

The official Contest winner will be posted by McCullough online at by May 15, 2020. Depending on whether a natural gas (or propane) fuel source is available at the installation site, the official Contest winner will receive Standard Installation of either one minimum 14 SEER efficiency: 1) Carrier Performance central air conditioner condenser, evaporator coil, natural gas furnace, and WiFi- capable programmable thermostat; or 2) Carrier Performance heat pump condenser, electric air handler, and WiFi-capable programmable thermostat. Carrier Performance equipment installed by McCullough for the official Contest winner as part of the Contest will include a limited 10-year parts warranty from Carrier Corporation and a limited 3-year labor warranty from McCullough (see respective warranty provider’s limited warranty terms and conditions for details). 

McCullough’s Standard Installation includes labor, materials, and permit (where required by law) to properly and safely install new equipment subject to following minimum requirements that must be existing: 1) safe, unrestricted access to a state and local code qualifying installation location that will simultaneously accommodate workers and equipment safely; 2) properly designed, code compliant and functioning required supporting infrastructure including but not limited to decking and support, air ducts, plenums; ventilation, flue piping, high- and low-voltage electrical wiring, refrigerant piping, gas piping, and condensate drains; and 3) sufficient space to install, access, and operate equipment safely and to manufacturer’s specifications. Official contest winner shall be responsible for any and all costs for materials, labor or other that in McCullough’s sole discretion is necessary but not included as part of the winning prize. McCullough employees will not work under conditions that McCullough management in its sole discretion determines to be unsanitary or hazardous and McCullough shall not responsible for any hazardous material removal or abatement (e.g., rodent droppings, asbestos, mold). McCullough unconditionally reserves the right to reject any installation site for any reason at any time. 

Each Contest participant expressly grants McCullough an unrestricted, perpetual license to use participant’s entry information for any lawful purpose without restriction. Further, in the event that Contest participant is selected as the official Contest winner, participant expressly grants McCullough an unrestricted, perpetual license to use information, including photographs and videos, collected by McCullough or provided by participant featuring participant and participant’s home for any lawful purpose including, but not limited to, promotional and advertising activities conducted by McCullough and to reasonably cooperate with McCullough employees and their assigns in developing these materials. 

The contest is void where prohibited by law. No purchase necessary to participate. By submitting a Contest Entry, the participant expressly agrees to be bound by all Contest rules. Principals, employees, or family members of McCullough or other businesses that provide air conditioning services or installation or their family members are not eligible to participate in Contest. To the extent allowed by law, McCullough reserves the right to modify Contest rules, terms, and conditions at any time without notice. McCullough shall be the final arbiter of any and all decisions and conflicts regarding the Contest. 

All entrants will receive $85 toward any repair.  The $85 coupon must be downloaded via the contest entry confirmation page and must be presented at the time of service. Promotions and discounts cannot be combined. The contest prize is nontransferable and may not be redeemed for cash. | 2620 Buell Ave, Austin, TX 78757 | 512-280-0011