It’s a terrible feeling when you know you’re close to having to replace your furnace. Sadly, it’s part of life, and the U.S. homeownership, and so is budgeting for a new furnace. So when that dreaded day finds you, where do you start?
The price of a new furnace will fluctuate depending on several factors, like the lifestyle and customs of individuals in the home. Health problems may also require air filtration systems, which also helps you decide which furnace is ideal for your home. Even hobbies can help you decide which furnace is right for you. Do you collect art or is someone a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can alter the integrity of these things so you may think about purchasing a whole-home humidifier in your HVAC system.
The next thing to take a look at is the home’s design. What is the window count in the home and which direction do the windows face? What sort of insulation is currently installed and how well does it trap air in your home? How well installed the ductwork is, the preferred power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home blueprint can help determine which furnace is ideal for your family.
Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing will set-up a free consultation where they will go out to your home and analyze your current set-up. The technician will go over your options with you and give you a complimentary estimate on a new furnace installation based on their review of your home’s construction and unique features.
The next thing that will affect the price of your furnace is which contractor you hire to perform the installation. One business may have the system you want at a lower cost, but be mindful and confirm that they are licensed, bonded, and insured just in case something should take place while they’re on your premises. If a contractor who was not insured was injured on your property, you can actually be held liable.
All of these pieces go into influencing how much a new heating and cooling system will cost, but let’s get down to what you really want to know. Below are a few estimates on the amount you can expect to pay based on the sort of home you live in.
Ranch House or Smaller
Less than 2000 square feet and typically one story
Average cost of an HVAC system: $6,000 – $15,000
If using approved financing: $40 – $250 per month
Typical Suburban Home
Less than 3500 square feet and typically 1-3 stories
Average cost of a heating and cooling system: $8,000 – $25,000
Including approved financing: $100 – $500 per month
More than 3500 square feet and various stories
Average cost of an HVACsystem: $18,000 – $60,000+
With approved financing: $250+ per month
Potential pricing could change depending on where you live, personal habits, equipment settings, equipment maintenance, and installation of system and duct system.
Replacing your furnace can sound like a huge undertaking, but Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing is here to help take you through the process, discuss your options, and decide the best heating and cooling system for your home. The team at Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing is not only licensed, bonded, and insured, our entire team goes through an extensive background check and drug test to make sure we’re sending dependable and trustworthy men and women into your home. We also provide a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for 365 days so you can feel confident in the work we provide.
Although the price of a new heating and air conditioning system can be scary, we have wonderful financing options to help you get your new furnace installed as soon as possible. Call 866-397-3787 today to set up your complimentary in-home estimate.
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