How Much Should a Furnace Cost in Jacksonville?

It’s a terrible feeling when you know you’re close to having to replace your furnace. Sadly, it’s part of life, and the U.S. homeownership, and so is budgeting for a new furnace. So when that dreaded day arrives, where do you start

The price of a new furnace will fluctuate depending on several factors, such as the lifestyle and customs of individuals in the home. Health problems may also require air filtration systems, which also helps you decide which furnace is right for you. Even hobbies can help determine which furnace is right for your home. Does someone collect art or are you a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can affect the integrity of these things so you may think about purchasing a whole-home humidifier in your heating and cooling system. 

The next thing to take a look at is the home’s design. How many windows are there and which direction do they face? What type of insulation do you current have and how well does it trap air inside? How well installed the ductwork is, the preferred power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home layout can affect which furnace is ideal for you. 

Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing will set-up a no-charge consultation where they will come to your home and evaluate your current set-up. The technician will review your options with you and provide you a complimentary estimate on a new furnace installation determined by your home’s construction and unique features. 

Another factor that will go into determining the price of your furnace is which business you select to perform the installation. One contractor may have your desired system at a lower cost, but be careful and confirm that they are licensed, bonded, and insured just in case something should happen 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 factors go into determining how much a new heating and cooling system will cost, but let’s get down to what you really want to know. Below are a few estimates on how much you can expect to pay depending on the sort of home you live in. 

Ranch or Smaller House 

Less than 2000 square feet and usually one story 

Average cost of a heating and cooling system: $6,000 – $15,000 

If using approved financing: $40 – $250 per month 

Common Suburban Home 

Less than 3500 square feet and usually 1-3 stories 

Average cost of an HVAC system: $8,000 – $25,000 

Including 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+ 

With approved financing: $250+ per month 

Approximate pricing may vary depending on geographic location, personal routines, system settings, system maintenance, and installation of air conditioner and duct system. 

Purchasing a new furnace can feel like a huge undertaking, but Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing is here to help take you through the process, review your options, and decide the best heating and cooling system for you. The team at Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing is not only licensed, bonded, and insured, we put all our employees through a thorough background check and drug test to make sure we’re sending respectable and trustworthy men and women 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 quickly. Call 866-397-3787 today to set up your no-charge in-home estimate

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