Nobody looks forward to the day that they have to replace their furnace. But alas, it’s part of life, and Oakville homeownership, and so is budgeting for a new furnace. So when that dreaded day comes, where do you start?
The value of a new furnace will fluctuate depending on many factors, like the lifestyle and customs 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 factor into which furnace is right for your family. Do you 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.
The next thing to take into consideration is the home itself. What is the window count in the home and which direction do the windows face? What level of insulation is currently in the home and how efficient is it at trapping air in your home? How efficient the ductwork is, the favored power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home blueprint can affect which furnace is ideal for your home.
Abbey Air Home Services by Enercare will set-up a no-charge consultation where they will come to your home and analyze your current set-up. The technician will review 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 determine the price of your furnace is which business you select to perform the installation. One business may have your desired system at a lower cost, but be careful and confirm that they are licensed, bonded, and insured in the event something should occur while they’re on your property. If a contractor who was not insured was injured on your property, you can actually be held liable.
All of these things go into influencing how much a new heating and cooling system will cost, but let’s get down to the nitty gritty. Below are a few estimates on what you can expect to pay based on the type of home you live in.
Ranch or Smaller House
No more 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
Common Suburban Home
Less than 3500 square feet and typically 1-3 stories
Average cost of a heating and air conditioning system: $8,000 - $25,000
If using approved financing: $100 - $500 per month
More than 3500 square feet and various stories
Average cost of an HVACsystem: $18,000 - $60,000+
If using approved financing: $250+ per month
Potentia pricing may fluctuate depending on regional climate, personal lifestyle, system settings, system maintenance, and installation of system and duct system.
Replacing your furnace can seem like a huge undertaking, but Abbey Air Home Services by Enercare is here to help take you through the process, discuss your options, and decide the best HVAC system for you. The team at Abbey Air Home Services by Enercare is not only licensed, bonded, and insured, we put all our employees through a complete background check and drug test to make sure we’re sending respectable and trustworthy men and women into your home. We also give a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for 365 days so you can feel confident in the work we provide.
Even though the cost of a new heating and cooling system can seem frightening, we have fantastic financing options to help you get your new furnace installed as soon as possible. Call 289-813-5566 today to set up your free in-home estimate.