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AHRI is the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute. Formed in 2008 as a merger of the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute and the Gas Appliance Manufacturers Association.

AHRI Mission Statement

“Ensuring human comfort, productivity, and safety, while practicing environmental stewardship is the mission of the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute. Our 300+ member companies produce more than 90 percent of the residential and commercial air conditioning equipment. As well as heating, water heating, and commercial refrigeration equipment made in North America. Through our certification program, standards, advocacy, and other activities. W strive to help save energy, improve productivity, and ensure a better environment.”

Every single Carrier air conditioner carries the AHRI seal of approval. In addition their standards for certifications are rigorous. Even for large manufacturer’s like Carrier. Most of all leaving you with the trust and peace of mind that your new Carrier AC unit will perform as promised. If you are unsure if your HVAC unit is AHRI certified be sure to ask one of Progressive Air Systems licensed technicians during your next air conditioning service!