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 dreaded day comes, where do you start?
The price of a new furnace will fluctuate depending on several factors, like the lifestyle and habits of individuals in the home. Health issues may also result in air filtration systems, which also helps determine which furnace is best for your family. Even collections can factor into which furnace is right for you. Does someone collect art or is someone a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can impact the integrity of these items so you may consider investing in a whole-home humidifier in your heating and cooling system.
Something else to consider is your actual home. What is the window count in the home and which direction do the windows face? What type of insulation do you current have and how efficient is it at trapping air in your home? How well installed the ductwork is, the favored power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home blueprint can affect which furnace is best 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 go over your options with you and present you a free estimate on a new furnace installation based on your home’s design and unique features.
The next thing that will go into determining the price of your furnace is which contractor you select to perform the installation. One contractor 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 premises. In the event a contractor was injured on your property and the contractor was not insured, you can be held liable.
All of these pieces go into determining 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 depending on the type of home you live in.
Ranch Home or Smaller
Up to 2000 square feet and usually one story
Average cost of a heating and cooling system: $6,000 - $15,000
Including approved financing: $40 - $250 per month
Common Suburban Home
Up to 3500 square feet and usually 1-3 stories
Average cost of a heating and cooling 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
Potentia pricing could change depending on geographic location, personal routines, system settings, air conditioning maintenance, and installation of air conditioner and duct system.
Replacing your furnace can seem like a huge undertaking, but Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is here to help take you through the process, review your options, and decide the perfect HVAC system for you. The team at Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is not only licensed, bonded, and insured, our entire team goes through a thorough background check and drug test to make sure we’re sending dependable and trustworthy people into your home. We also provide a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for 365 days to give you peace of mind.
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 complimentary in-home estimate.