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When You Think Comfort, Think Standard Family Owned & Locally Operated Since 1939

About Standard Air, Plumbing & Insulation

Complete HVAC Solutions for Homeowners in Birmingham, AL

With more than 75 years of experience, Standard Air, Plumbing & Insulation provides the highest quality HVAC and plumbing services in Birmingham, Mountain Brook, Vestavia Hills, and the surrounding areas. Our family owned and operated company is committed to ensuring that our residential and commercial customers get the comfort and peace of mind they deserve. Our trained and licensed HVAC technicians and plumbers provide furnace and air conditioner installation, repair, and maintenance that is both affordable and reliable. Despite all of the changes in the heating and cooling industry, we pride ourselves on always being up-to-date and capable of equipping your home with the most recent technology available.

About the Owner

Considered a dedicated family man and a successful businessman, Tom Kime has been happily married to his wife, Chris, for the last 42 years and has three children and six grandchildren. He graduated from Auburn University with a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering. Afterward, Tom began his career in the heating and air conditioning industry by calling on commercial HVAC dealers in Atlanta and in California. In 1977, he returned to his hometown of Birmingham and joined Standard Air, Plumbing & Insulation as a salesman working with homeowners, business owners, contractors, and architects to provide efficient and comfortable HVAC systems for homes and business.

Today, Standard Heating & Air Conditioning is a Bryant Factory Authorized Dealer. Tom is a long-time board member of the Better Business Bureau and of the Subcontractors Association of Alabama. He had received in the Carrier Dealer Hall of Fame in 2012. Throughout all of these years, he is still as excited and motivated as ever toward providing great service and using top-tier products throughout Birmingham and surrounding areas.

Our Vision Statement

To be the provider of choice for air conditioning, heating, plumbing, generator, and insulation services in the Birmingham area.

Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide our customers excellent service and comfort using knowledgeable employees, top-quality workmanship, reliability, integrity, and great value at a fair price. In order to provide this service, we must have the highest level of employees who care about the company, each other, and most importantly, our customers. We strive to provide stability, opportunity, and compensation to ensure that our employees enjoy their daily work, and feel appreciated.

Our Core Values

  • Trust
  • Service
  • Value
  • Quality
  • Teamwork
  • Safety

Our Achievements & Accreditations

Throughout the years, our company has been honored with a wide variety of awards and memberships. Since 1963, we have been accredited with an A+ rating from the BBB. We have earned the Angie’s List Super Service Award for the past five consecutive years. Some of our awards include: Energy and Healthy Air Experts in HVAC, President’s Award Winner in 2011 and 2013, and our owner, Tom Kime, was inducted into the Carrier Hall of Fame in 2012. We are certified by BPI and NATE, and we are members of ACCA and several local Chambers of Commerce.

Schedule an Appointment with Our Birmingham HVAC Technicians

Our vast knowledge of HVAC and plumbing systems, decades worth of experience, and due diligence in understanding our customer’s long- and short-term objectives makes our clients confident the job will get done right the first time. Do not hesitate to seek professional assistance to fulfill your HVAC, plumbing, and insulation needs.

Contact us online or call (205) 386-4001 to schedule an appointment today.

We Set the Standard

Why Count on Us?
  • Family Owned. Locally Operated.

    We have served Birmingham and the surrounding areas since 1939.

  • A Five-Star Experience

    We pride ourselves on treating our customers right.

  • You Name It, We Service It!

    Our technicians are equipped to repair, service, and install it all.

  • Complete Home Energy Audits

    We'll tell you what needs fixing ahead of time to save you money.

  • 24-Hour Emergency Services

    Our team is available around-the-clock to service your every need.

  • Affordable Maintenance Plans

    Stay comfortable year-round by signing up for priority maintenance!

  • Free Replacement Estimates

    Time for a system upgrade? We'll help you plan for the investment!

  • Trained & Skilled Technicians

    Get experts on the job with over 75 years of combined experience.