How Much Should a Furnace Cost in Columbus?

September 24, 2016

It’s never fun thinking about having to replace your furnace. But alas, it’s part of life, and Columbus homeownership, and so is investing in a new furnace. So when that dreaded day comes, where do you start?

The value of a new furnace will adjust depending on many factors, like the lifestyle and behaviors of residents in the home. Health problems may also require air filtration systems, which also factors into which furnace is ideal for you. Even hobbies can help determine which furnace is right for you. Does someone collect art or are you a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can alter the integrity of these products so you may think about purchasing a whole-home humidifier in your heating and air conditioning system.

Another thing 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 effective is it at trapping air in your home? How new the ductwork is, the favored power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home design can affect which furnace is best for you.

Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning will set-up a free consultation where they will come to your home and assess your current set-up. The team will discuss your options with you and give you a free estimate on a new furnace installation based on your home’s construction and unique features.

The next thing that will determine the price of your furnace is which business you choose to install your system. One contractor may have the equipment you want at a lower cost, but be mindful and confirm that they are licensed, bonded, and insured given something should occur 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 pieces go into deciding how much a new heating and air conditioning system will cost, but let’s get down to the nitty gritty. Below are a few estimates on how much you can expect to pay based on the style of home you live in.

Ranch or Smaller House

Less than 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

Average Suburban Home

Up to 3500 square feet and usually 1-3 stories

Average cost of a heating and cooling system: $8,000 - $25,000

If using approved financing: $100 - $500 per month

Luxury Home

More than 3500 square feet and various stories

Average cost of an HVACsystem: $18,000 - $60,000+

Including approved financing: $250+ per month

Estimated pricing can change depending on regional climate, personal routines, AC settings, air conditioning maintenance, and installation of equipment and duct system.

Purchasing 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 decide the best heating and air conditioning system for you. The team at Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning 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 honorable 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 great financing options to help you get your new furnace installed sooner rather than later. Call 614-334-3192 today to set up your complimentary in-home estimate.

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