Nobody looks forward to the day that they have to replace their furnace. Unfortunately, it’s part of life, and La Porte homeownership, and so is budgeting for a new furnace. So when that scary day arrives, where do you start?
The price of a new furnace will adjust depending on several factors, including the lifestyle and behaviors of people in the home. Health issues may also mean you need air filtration systems, which also helps you decide which furnace is right for your home. Even interests can help determine which furnace is right for you. Does someone collect art or is anyone a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can alter the integrity of these products so you may have to include a whole-home humidifier in your heating and cooling system.
Something else to take a look at is your actual home. How many windows are there and which direction do they face? What type of insulation is currently installed and how well does it trap air indoors? How new the ductwork is, the chosen power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home blueprint can go into deciding which furnace is best for your family.
Finch Air Conditioning & Heating will set-up a complimentary consultation where they will go out to your home and analyze your current set-up. The team will go over your options with you and present you a free estimate on a new furnace installation determined by your home’s structure and unique characteristics.
The next thing that will go into determining the price of your furnace is which business you choose to install your system. One business may have the system you want at a lower cost, but proceed with caution and make sure that they are licensed, bonded, and insured given something should happen while they’re on your premises. You can actually be held liable if a contractor were to get injured on your property if they are not insured.
All of these pieces go into deciding how much a new heating and air conditioning system will cost, but let’s get down to what you really want to know. We’ve provided a few estimates on how much you can expect to pay depending on the type of home you live in.
Ranch House or Smaller
Less than 2000 square feet and usually one story
Average cost of an HVAC system: $6,000 - $15,000
If using approved financing: $40 - $250 per month
Average Suburban Home
Less than 3500 square feet and commonly 1-3 stories
Average cost of a heating and cooling system: $8,000 - $25,000
If using approved financing: $100 - $500 per month
Over 3500 square feet and various stories
Average cost of an HVACsystem: $18,000 - $60,000+
If using approved financing: $250+ per month
Potentia pricing could fluctuate depending on where you live, personal lifestyle, equipment settings, air conditioning maintenance, and installation of system and duct system.
Replacing your furnace can seem like a huge undertaking, but Finch Air Conditioning & Heating is here to help walk you through the process, go over your options, and choose the best heating and air conditioning system for your family. The team at Finch Air Conditioning & Heating is not only licensed, bonded, and insured, all our employees go through an extensive background check and drug test to make sure we’re sending honorable and trustworthy technicians into your home. We also supply 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 great financing options to help you get your new furnace installed quickly. Call 281-407-9478 today to set up your no-charge in-home estimate.