How Much Should a Furnace Cost in Louisville?

September 24, 2016

Nobody looks forward to the day that they have to replace their furnace. But alas, it’s part of life, and Louisville homeownership, and so is investing in a new furnace. So when that scary day arrives, where do you start?

The value of a new furnace will adjust depending on several factors, including the lifestyle and behaviors of individuals in the home. Health issues may also result in air filtration systems, which also helps determine which furnace is right for you. Even hobbies can help you decide which furnace is right for your home. Does someone collect art or are you a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can alter the integrity of these items so you may consider investing in a whole-home humidifier in your heating and air conditioning system.

Another thing to consider is the home’s design. How many windows does your home have and which direction are they facing? What sort of insulation do you current have and how effective is it at trapping air inside? How well installed the ductwork is, the chosen power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home design can help determine which furnace is best for you.

Becht/Givens Service Experts will set-up a free consultation where they will visit your home and evaluate your current set-up. The team will discuss your options with you and give you a no-charge estimate on a new furnace installation determined by your home’s design and unique characteristics.

The next thing that will determine the price of your furnace is which company you hire to perform the installation. One business may have your desired system at a lower cost, but proceed with caution and verify that they are licensed, bonded, and insured just in case something should take place while they’re on your site. In the event a contractor was injured on your property and the contractor was not insured, you can 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. We’ve provided a few estimates on how much you can expect to pay determined by the type of home you live in.

Ranch or Smaller House

No more than 2000 square feet and typically one story

Average cost of a heating and air conditioning system: $6,000 - $15,000

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

Average Suburban Home

Less than 3500 square feet and commonly 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

Over 3500 square feet and various stories

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

If using approved financing: $250+ per month

Approximate pricing can fluctuate depending on geographic location, personal lifestyle, AC settings, equipment maintenance, and installation of air conditioner and duct system.

Investing in a new furnace can sound like a huge undertaking, but Becht/Givens Service Experts is here to help take you through the process, go over your options, and determine the best HVAC system for you. The team at Becht/Givens Service Experts 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 provide 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 fantastic financing options to help you get your new furnace installed quickly. Call 502-785-8230 today to set up your no-charge in-home estimate.

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