Nobody looks forward to the day that they have to replace their furnace. But alas, it’s part of life, and Grand Island homeownership, and so is investing in a new furnace. So when that dreaded day comes, where do you start?
The cost of a new furnace will fluctuate depending on several factors, like the lifestyle and behaviors of residents in the home. Health problems may also require air filtration systems, which also helps you decide which furnace is best for your home. Even interests can help you decide which furnace is right for your family. Does someone collect art or is anyone a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can impact the integrity of these things so you may consider investing in a whole-home humidifier in your heating and air conditioning system.
Something else to take into consideration is your actual home. How many windows are there and which direction do they face? What sort of insulation is currently installed and how efficient is it at trapping air indoors? How new the ductwork is, the chosen power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home blueprint can affect which furnace is best for your home.
McElroy Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning will set-up a free consultation where they will go out to your home and evaluate your current set-up. They will go over your options with you and give you a free estimate on a new furnace installation based on your home’s design and unique traits.
Something else that will affect the price of your furnace is which company you hire to perform the installation. One business may have the system you want at a lower cost, but be careful and verify that they are licensed, bonded, and insured in the event something should occur while they’re on your property. 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 cooling system will cost, but let’s get down to the nitty gritty. We’ve provided a few estimates on what you can expect to pay depending on the style of home you live in.
Ranch or Smaller House
Up to 2000 square feet and commonly one story
Average cost of a heating and cooling system: $6,000 - $15,000
With approved financing: $40 - $250 per month
Common Suburban Home
Up to 3500 square feet and commonly 1-3 stories
Average cost of a heating and air conditioning system: $8,000 - $25,000
With approved financing: $100 - $500 per month
Over 3500 square feet and various stories
Average cost of a heating and coolingsystem: $18,000 - $60,000+
If using approved financing: $250+ per month
Approximate pricing may fluctuate depending on regional climate, personal routines, AC settings, system maintenance, and installation of air conditioner and duct system.
Purchasing a new furnace can seem like a huge undertaking, but McElroy Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is here to help guide you through the process, discuss your options, and determine the perfect heating and cooling system for your home. The team at McElroy 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 provide a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for 365 days so you can be confident in the work provided.
Though the investment cost can be nerve-wracking, we have great financing options to help you get your new furnace installed quickly. Call 308-210-4398 today to set up your complimentary in-home estimate.