Hey y’all, did you hear about CenterPoint’s CoolSaver program? We’re a participating Retail Electric Provider, offering a FREE AC tune-up, which can help improve the cooling output and efficiency of your AC unit by up to 25 percent. 

How does it work?

To qualify: 

  • You have to be a residential customer within CenterPoint’s Houston Electric service territory 
  • Have a working central AC or heat pump that is 5 tons or less 
  • Have not received a CoolSaver tune-up within the last 5 years. 

Please note: apartments are not eligible for participation. Also geothermal systems, window units, mini-splits and chillers are not eligible.

What happens during a CoolSaver tune-up? 

A qualified, participating technician will perform the following: 

  • Measure the indoor airflow and adjust/correct if necessary; 
  • Inspect the filter and change or clean if dirty; 
  • Clean the outdoor condenser coil; 
  • Clean the indoor coil; 
  • Clean the indoor blower; 
  • Measure the refrigerant charge with digital accuracy; and 
  • Provide additional recommendations that may improve the A/C’s efficiency and overall performance. 

To sign up: 

Call 866-688-2323 or sign-up online to register for the program and be connected with a participating contractor who will schedule the tune-up during a time that will work with your schedule. Ideally, you should aim to be onsite during the tune-up. 

More incentives through CoolSaver: 

The CoolSaver program is offering incentives to replace standard or programmable thermostats with ENERGY STAR® Smart Thermostats. Eligible devices are Wi-Fi enabled and can automatically adjust cooling and heating for optimal performance: these are available at a discounted price on CoolSaver’s online marketplace. The offer is valid for up to two devices per residence. Our system is currently compatible with the ecobee SmartThermostats, offered at a discounted price. You can also find discounts on LED lighting and lighting multipacks!