It’s a terrible feeling when you know you’re close to having to replace your furnace. Sadly, it’s part of life, and Livermore homeownership, and so is budgeting for a new furnace. So when that scary day arrives, where do you start?
The cost of a new furnace will fluctuate depending on several factors, like the lifestyle and behaviors of individuals in the home. Health issues may also result in air filtration systems, which also factors into which furnace is right for your family. Even hobbies can factor into which furnace is right for your family. Does someone collect art or is someone a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can affect the integrity of these things so you may have to include a whole-home humidifier in your HVAC system.
Something else to consider is the home itself. What is the window count in the home and which direction do the windows face? What type of insulation is currently installed and how effective is it at trapping air in your home? How efficient the ductwork is, the favored power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home blueprint can help determine which furnace is right for your home.
Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning will set-up a complimentary consultation where they will go out to your home and evaluate your current set-up. They will review your options with you and present you a free estimate on a new furnace installation based on your home’s design and unique traits.
The next thing that will go into determining the price of your furnace is which company you choose to perform the installation. One company may have your desired system at a lower cost, but be mindful and make sure that they are licensed, bonded, and insured given something should take place while they’re on your property. In the event a contractor was injured on your property and the contractor was not insured, you can be held liable.
All of these factors go into influencing how much a new HVAC system will cost, but let’s get down to the nitty gritty. We have a few estimates on the amount you can expect to pay based on the type of home you live in.
Ranch House or Smaller
Up to 2000 square feet and typically one story
Average cost of a heating and cooling system: $6,000 - $15,000
Including approved financing: $40 - $250 per month
Common Suburban Home
Less than 3500 square feet and typically 1-3 stories
Average cost of an HVAC system: $8,000 - $25,000
Including approved financing: $100 - $500 per month
Larger than 3500 square feet and various stories
Average cost of a heating and air conditioningsystem: $18,000 - $60,000+
If using approved financing: $250+ per month
Estimated pricing could change depending on geographic location, personal routines, equipment settings, air conditioning maintenance, and installation of air conditioner and duct system.
Investing in a new furnace can feel like a huge undertaking, but Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is here to help take you through the process, review your options, and choose the perfect HVAC system for your home. The team at Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is not only licensed, bonded, and insured, we put all our employees through an extensive background check and drug test to make sure we’re sending dependable and trustworthy people into your home. We also give 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 sooner rather than later. Call 925-364-5427 today to set up your free in-home estimate.