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Air conditioner thermostat installation service in Dubai

AC thermostat installation is one of those things where the box always says DIY. Sure, it’s a job easily done. But it is also a job that requires a lot of details. So if you are one of those who do not have the time or the patience, then let HomeGenie pitch in and help with your air conditioner thermostat installation requirements. There are a whole lot of gadgets available in the market, including programmable and smart thermostats. There are even Wi-Fi thermostats without AC wire to make installation simpler. HomeGenie’s technicians are conversant with all kinds of thermostats made under different brands sold and used in Dubai and the UAE.

Download the free HomeGenie app for Android and iOS and we will send a fully trained technician to your home at a date and time convenient to you. AC thermostat installation service at HomeGenie is survey-based. This means that when you book the service, a team will reach out to you to understand your exact requirements. This could be done physically or over a call or email. After this, options for the course of action will be prepared, from which you can select the one that suits your situation the best. The team will proceed after you have approved the cost estimate for the job at another date and time that suits your schedule. An air conditioner thermostat installation service carried out by HomeGenie professionals will include removing the old thermostat, suggesting a new location for the new installation if required, arranging the required wiring, connecting new wires, fitting the batteries, mounting the thermostat base and the control unit, restoring power and programming the thermostat according to the manufacturer’s instructions as well as your personal requirements. The machine will be tested and a post-service clean-up carried out. HomeGenie’s installation is done by reliable, trustworthy, professionally trained technicians who do the job at competitive and affordable rates. If you need urgent thermostat installation, HomeGenie offers two options – the Emergency and the Same Day facility. Our Emergency service promises to have a technician look into your AC thermostat installation within 2 hours of your booking. This service is charged extra. The Same Day service will have a team member at your home by 6 PM that day, provided you booked between 8 AM and 12 PM.

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Service Details

What's included:

- Visit the customer location,
- Inspection and diagnosis of the issue, on-site,
- For minor repair - work that can be completed, on the spot, in 1 hour,
- For major repair - detailed diagnosis and bill estimation, including ascertaining the availability of material and/ or spare parts,
- Testing and demo; and
- Post-inspection cleanup.


- Customer to assist in getting access to community and service location; and
- Electricity and water connection to be active.



Price Details

Survey Based Services:

  • Survey charges* AED 0
  • Additional charges as per bill estimate.
  • * A free survey is required to identify the exact requirements, preferences and other details from the customer, before an estimate can be provided. A survey could be a visit to the location or call or email that can help gather the above details.


  • Additional charges apply for Emergency and Friday bookings, based on availability and permissions from community/ building, as confirmed by the customer. VAT charges are not included and are based on the total invoice amount.



As provided in the bill estimate.

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AC thermostat installation service cost estimate  in Dubai

Without Thermostat*
Service Details Estimate Service Price* (Survey Based)
1 thermostat AED 300 - AED 600
2 thermostats AED 600 - AED 1200
3 thermostats AED 1200 - AED 1800
With Thermostat**
Service Details Estimate Service Price* (Survey Based)
1 thermostat AED 900 - AED 1500
2 thermostats AED 1800 - AED 3000
3 thermostats AED 3600 - AED 9000

*Actual prices may vary depending upon the issue, condition, type, etc. of the AC and is not solely dependent on the information provided by the customer choose at the time of booking.
**Prices are based on the average cost of the AC digital controller in the market.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q. Why are people installing AC digital controllers at home?

A. AC digital controllers are the latest thing in homes in Dubai and the UAE. AC digital controllers help you control your AC from your smartphone. It also helps you program your AC easily, switching it OFF automatically when you're not at home so that you can save electricity. AC digital controller also is quite appealing aesthetically and adds some character to your home.

Q. What brands of AC digital controllers can we install at HomeGenie? 

A. AC digital controllers are made from various companies including NEST, LG, Honeywell, etc.

Q. Does the AC digital controller need to be of the same brand as my AC unit?

A. It is not necessary to have the same band of AC controller as the AC unit/he old AC controllers will be given back to the customers for them to keep in case they would like to return them to their landlords for any use in the future.

Q. How long does it take to install an AC digital controller?

A. Depending on the complexity of the installation, a digital AC controller takes between 1-2 hours to install, test, and demonstrate. We, therefore, conduct the inspection to determine the time it takes and the AC controller you would like to install. This helps us to provide a more accurate estimate and not overcharge our customers for the installation.

Q.What will happen to the old AC controllers?

A. The old AC controllers will be given back to the customers for them to keep in case they would like to return them to their landlords for any use in the future.

COVID19 precautions at HomeGenie

At HomeGenie, delivering essential services such as home maintenance to all residents and citizens safely has become a priority. Considering the current health situation, we give the utmost importance to the safety and protection of our customers and service experts, or Genies. As such, we insist on strict compliance with the safety guidelines laid down by the health authorities of the UAE and by the World Health Organization (WHO). This helps us to maintain the standards set by the ‘new normal’. If you have any queries regarding HomeGenie’s COVID19 safety protocol, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We will be happy to answer all your questions at [email protected]

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