What Affects the Cost of a New HVAC Unit?
If you finally opted for a replacement after a long “should I repair or replace my HVAC” deliberation, the next thing that you are probably asking yourself is “what affects the cost of a new HVAC unit?”
Don’t worry! All Around AC is here to help you understand the underlying factors that impact the price of a new HVAC system. Read on and find out!
Type of Equipment
For home heating, you can choose between heat pumps and furnaces while for cooling, there are central air conditioners, ductless air conditioners, and many more. Heating and cooling equipment can become more or less expensive, depending on the type of unit you choose to buy. Talk to us to know which equipment suits your home.
Model of Equipment
Each HVAC manufacturer has different price points for each comfort system. While some offers top-tier models equipped with cutting-edge functionalities, others are more focused on providing their budget-conscious end-users with more economical options. When choosing a model, have an apples-to-apples comparison of warranty, efficiency ratings, and features to know which one works best for your budget.
Energy Efficiency Rating
More efficient equipment typically comes with a higher upfront cost compared to less efficient units. This cost, however, is offset by higher energy savings in the long run. Efficient models may also become eligible for rebates or loan programs, which make them a more affordable option to buy. Talk to us to know more about energy efficiency rating.
Size of the Equipment
The bigger the size of the unit, the more expensive it becomes. But do you know the exact size suited for your home? Remember, there are a lot of factors you should consider, including the wall thickness, home square footage, insulation values, home foundation, and many more. To help you, our team can conduct a load calculation to know the right size of unit for your space.
Your HVAC Contractor
Your HVAC contractor has some scope for quoting a price for your new HVAC system. A dependable contractor should not increase the cost that is why it is essential to look for a trustworthy HVAC company for your replacement project. Don’t worry; we are here to assist you.
Our team at All Around AC can help you throughout the process and get the job done right, from quoting and sizing to load calculation and installation. If you need a reliable service, we are the right team to call. Set your appointment today!