How Much Should a Furnace Cost in Saint Charles?

September 24, 2016

It’s a terrible feeling when you know you’re close to having to replace your furnace. But alas, it’s part of life, and Saint Charles homeownership, and so is budgeting for a new furnace. So when that scary day arrives, where do you start?

The cost of a new furnace will fluctuate depending on multiple factors, including the lifestyle and behaviors of individuals in the home. Health issues may also require air filtration systems, which also helps determine which furnace is ideal for your home. Even hobbies can help you decide which furnace is right for your family. Do you collect art or is anyone a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can alter the integrity of these things so you may consider investing in a whole-home humidifier in your heating and cooling system.

Something else to consider is your actual home. How many windows does your home have and which direction are they facing? What sort of insulation is currently installed and how well does it trap air in your home? How well installed the ductwork is, the chosen power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home blueprint can go into deciding which furnace is ideal for your home.

Golden Seal 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. The team will discuss your options with you and provide you a complimentary estimate on a new furnace installation based on their review of your home’s design and unique traits.

Something else that will determine the price of your furnace is which contractor you choose to complete the install. One contractor may have your desired system at a lower cost, but proceed with caution and make sure that they are licensed, bonded, and insured in the event something should take place 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 factors go into influencing how much a new HVAC system will cost, but let’s get down to what you really want to know. Below are a few estimates on what you can expect to pay depending on the sort of home you live in.

Ranch House or Smaller

Up to 2000 square feet and usually one story

Average cost of an HVAC system: $6,000 - $15,000

With approved financing: $40 - $250 per month

Typical Suburban Home

No more than 3500 square feet and usually 1-3 stories

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

With approved financing: $100 - $500 per month

Luxury Home

More than 3500 square feet and various stories

Average cost of a heating and air conditioningsystem: $18,000 - $60,000+

Including approved financing: $250+ per month

Potentia pricing can change depending on geographic location, personal habits, equipment settings, system maintenance, and installation of equipment and duct system.

Purchasing a new furnace can feel like a huge undertaking, but Golden Seal Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is here to help take you through the process, go over your options, and choose the best heating and air conditioning system for your home. The team at Golden Seal Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is not only licensed, bonded, and insured, all our employees go through a thorough background check and drug test to make sure we’re sending dependable and trustworthy people into your home. We also supply a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for 365 days so you can be confident in the work provided.

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 today to set up your free in-home estimate.

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