HVAC Services in Philadelphia, PA


HVAC Specialists in Philadelphia, PA

Since 2005, we have been a results-oriented HVAC company, dedicated to providing top-notch servicing, maintenance, and installation of HVAC systems. With a vast knowledge base and extensive experience, we excel in servicing various brands and equipment lines, including boilers, pumps, motors, frequency drives, water towers, and more. Our ultimate goal is to give you peace of mind by ensuring your HVAC investment operates flawlessly, day after day.

At Lightning Mechanical, we specialize in factory-trained service, installation, and maintenance for Daikin VRV and Applied systems, along with several other VRF manufacturers. What sets us apart from the competition is our cross-trained service and installation technicians who utilize factory tools to cater to the Philadelphia area. Count on us to deliver exceptional service and expertise for all your HVAC needs.

VRV Design

HVAC Philadelphia - Brands we Service

Our HVAC experts are not just factory-trained on Daikin systems; they are equally qualified and certified for service, repair, and installation of other brands, including:

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We provide expert installation, replacement, and maintenance services for practically any air conditioning system. Our skilled experts are trained to work on a wide range of interior heating equipment, including boilers, furnaces, ductless heaters, and heat pumps, as well as any heating, and air conditioning residences or businesses may require.

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VRV / VRF Variable

Variable Refrigerant Volume (VRV) is a multi-split HVAC technology invented and pioneered by Daikin. Other manufacturers refer to their versions as Variable Refrigerant Flow to avoid copyright infringement (Daikin trademarked VRV in 1982). Both rely on the same underlying technology: inverter compressors.
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HVAC Sheet Metal

Lightning Mechanical does its own sheet metal fabrication for custom residential and commercial HVAC systems. Sheet metal fabrication is performed in-house at our facility. We do not subcontract any of the sheet metal fabrication work, nor do we purchase fabricated sheet metal parts from outside suppliers.

VRV Design

The Daikin VRV system is a multi-split air conditioner for commercial buildings that employ variable refrigerant flow management; patented by Daikin Industries LTD in 1982, it gives clients the option to maintain a unique zone control in each room and level of a building. Lightning Mechanical's intimate knowledge of this system and all of its components makes us frontrunners in VRV design nationwide.

Daikin HVAC Repair Techs in Philadelphia

The factory-trained technicians at Lightning Mechanical have years of experience repairing, maintaining, replacing components, and providing outstanding service on the following lines of equipment and Daikin Products:

  • Air and Heat Pumps
  • Air to Water Heat Pumps
  • Hybrid Heat Pumps
  • Gas Condensing Boilers
  • Ground Source Heat Pumps
  • Hot Water Heat Pumps
  • Daikin Sky Air System
  • Variable Refrigerant Volume Systems (VRV)
  • Ventilation Systems
  • Air Purifiers
  • Air Curtains
  • Chillers and Air-Side Equipment
  • Refrigeration

Whether you need work done on an outdoor unit, a heating system, or someone to check on the refrigerant levels of your Daikin system, Lightning Mechanical is here to help.

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Our Mission

Who we serve

At Lightning Mechanical, we cater to both commercial and residential customers, ensuring the best possible solutions tailored to the unique needs of each client.
We take pride in serving:

  • Home End-Users
  • Building Owners
  • Large-Scale, Multi Building, or Multi-Tenant Residencies
  • Commercial Spaces
  • Medical Facilities
  • Data Centers

Maintenance, Repair and Installation

Air Conditioning

At our core, we aim to maintain flawless functionality for your equipment. With our expertise in proper maintenance, preventative repairs, and minimizing downtime, our teams have saved clients millions of dollars. We are committed to ensuring the smooth operation of your air conditioning system, delivering cost-effective solutions and optimal performance.

HVAC Maintenance Philadelphia

Air conditioners and heating require regular maintenance for long-lasting performance. We offer comprehensive services to keep your system operating at its optimal level. These services include:

  • Inspections and Checks
  • Comprehensive HVAC Inspection
  • Furnace Inspection and Cleaning
  • Heat Pump Inspection and Cleaning
  • Filter Replacement
  • Tune-Up Packages
  • Ductwork Inspection, Repair
  • Water Tower Cleaning and Maintenance

We want to keep you in the loop rather than simply rip out a filter or replace a compressor. Our expert teams diligently scrutinize all of our repairs to know precisely what the problem is and take preventative measures. We work to analyze the root cause of the issue and communicate this to our clients. We help you avoid a minor issue turning into a more significant problem down the line. Our job is to keep your equipment running smoothly. We aim to provide you with timely reports that keep you informed on the status of your system. A preventative approach will save you money in the long run, avoid issues such as mold and fungi growth, and keep your system running smoothly.

Air conditioning Service in Philadelphia

At the core of our company's success lies our commitment to reliable repairs. We take pride in offering fast and efficient services for every repair job. Whether your unit is completely down or not performing optimally, our goal is to address your needs promptly and with utmost dedication. We understand the importance of working around your schedule, ensuring minimal disruption.

Regardless of the model or the installer, we possess the expertise to fix any air conditioning unit and ensure its long-term functionality. From the vibrant New York Metro City to the serene Southern Maine, and even covering Boston and Albany through our subsidiary, the Lightning Service Group, we extend our high standard of quality service to all.

At Lightning Mechanical, we're here to assist with air conditioning units and heating in New York Metro City, offering lightning-fast response times. Don't hesitate to reach out to our Service Division and discover how we can be of help to you today.

Maintenance vs Service, what's the difference?

Say you are the proud owner of a VRV system Daikin offers; maintenance will protect you from needing a service. Simply put, maintenance is done yearly (at least), and service is a call-out to repair something that has or might go wrong. We do both. Even if you already have a maintenance contract with another provider, hire us for service, and we'll make sure the problem is fixed for good.

HVAC Installation Philadelphia

Introducing Lightning Mechanical, a leading HVAC equipment and construction provider with a proven track record of excellence over the years. Our expertise lies in top-notch installations, offering diverse solutions tailored to meet your unique business requirements.

While the Daikin brand stands out as an industry leader, known for creating reliable, high-performance, and energy-efficient products, we understand that each customer's needs are distinct. That's why we provide advanced advisory services to help you make the best choice when selecting an HVAC system. Whether it's a Daikin system or any other brand, we offer valuable insights on factors like energy efficiency, installation time, and warranty coverage.

Our expertise has catered to a wide range of clients, from homeowners seeking indoor comfort to companies with precise temperature demands. We are dedicated to making energy-efficient air conditioning accessible and understandable to all, be it for businesses or homes.

For all your HVAC installation and construction needs, reach out to us today. Experience a professional and high-quality approach with Lightning Mechanical.

HVAC Repair Company

Our HVAC Service

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When things go wrong, they need to be fixed quickly. At Lightning Mechanical, we understand that a malfunctioning or broken-down HVAC system is uncomfortable at best and costly at worst. Our service checklist is double-checked for accuracy, which considerably decreases the possibility of human error.
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HVAC Service in Philadelphia - What Makes Us Better


Factory Trained Technicians - HVAC Contractors

Our technicians are factory-trained and have direct access to advanced diagnostic equipment, tools, and warehouse inventory from Daikin in Japan. They are well-equipped to handle all types of equipment in your building, and continuous training keeps them updated on the latest air conditioning solutions.

At Lightning Mechanical, we take immense pride in delivering dependable and high-quality workmanship to all our valued customers. With exclusive access to factory tools, peripherals, and training in the Tri-State area, we ensure that your equipment receives precise and accurate servicing every time.

Our dedication to providing top-notch service reflects in our prompt and efficient repairs, serving Philadelphia to keep your equipment operating smoothly. For all your HVAC needs, you can confidently trust Lightning Mechanical to deliver exceptional results.

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Rapid Response Window

Our Rapid Response teams are dedicated to serving Mission-Critical medical facilities and data centers, providing swift intervention on specialized equipment to avoid costly downtime. Strategically stationed team members across New York Metro City enable us to respond within a 4-hour window, recognizing the critical importance of maintaining smooth operations without delays.

Furthermore, our service extends from Philadelphia to Boston, making us the preferred choice for companies with multiple spread-out locations. This broad coverage is highly valued by our current customers, and it sets us apart from competitors.

With extensive experience and knowledge in handling the unique equipment requirements of these industries, the Lightning Mechanical teams are fully committed to ensuring rapid recovery and minimal disruptions for our clients. Your satisfaction and uninterrupted operations are our top priorities.

The More You Know

The More You'll Grow

At Lightning Mechanical, we firmly believe in the value of knowledge and transparency for our customers. As stated by our Founder and President, Craig Gallagher, "There are no stupid questions."

Our approach is centered around saving you money in the long run, and to achieve this, we want to ensure you understand the reasons behind our recommendations. If a component is failing, there is always a cause behind it, which may involve other malfunctions or location-specific environmental factors. We encourage our clients to inquire about the need for AC unit replacements or cooling re-tuning, so they are well-informed about the decisions we make.

Let us help you prevent costly repair bills by reaching out to us today. Discover just how much we can do to assist your budget and ensure your HVAC system's optimal performance.



VRV Inventory

Being the sole Daikin air conditioner service providers in the Tri-State area, we are dedicated to maintaining an inventory of parts and tools exclusively designed for Daikin Variable Refrigerant Volume (VRV) systems.

If your building relies on a Daikin VRV system and necessitates repair or servicing, we understand the urgency involved. Our team can promptly respond with the correct parts to efficiently restore your system, ensuring minimal downtime and cost-effectiveness.

No missing components, no avoidable delays, and no extravagant slogans—just reliable and exceptional service you can count on. Your satisfaction remains our utmost priority.

Contact us - HVAC Company Near Me

If you’re looking for a provider of repair, maintenance, or other air conditioning services to keep your Daikin HVAC system running at its best, Lightning Mechanical is the company for you. Our factory-trained staff will work with your team to provide worry-free service by using only original parts from the manufacturer. Whether it’s routine tune-ups or more complex repairs that need attention, please don't hesitate to call us today at (973) 763-0300.


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65 Newark Way, Maplewood, NJ 07040, US
Monday - Friday: 8am - 6pm
24 Hour on call emergency service available