How Much Should a Furnace Cost in Kansas City?

September 24, 2016

Nobody looks forward to the day that they have to replace their furnace. Unfortunately, it’s part of life, and Kansas City homeownership, and so is purchasing a new furnace. So when that dreaded day comes, where do you start?

The value of a new furnace will fluctuate depending on multiple factors, like the lifestyle and customs of residents in the home. Health problems may also result in air filtration systems, which also factors into which furnace is right for your family. Even hobbies can factor into which furnace is right for your home. Do you collect art or are you a wine connoisseur? Humidity levels can alter the integrity of these products so you may have to include a whole-home humidifier in your HVAC system.

Another thing to take into consideration is your actual home. How many windows are there and which direction do they face? What sort of insulation is currently in the home and how efficient is it at trapping air indoors? How well installed the ductwork is, the favored power (gas, solar, etc.), and even home design can go into deciding which furnace is right for your home.

Neal Harris Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing will set-up a no-charge consultation where they will go out to your home and evaluate your current set-up. The technician will go over your options with you and give you a complimentary estimate on a new furnace installation determined by your home’s structure and unique characteristics.

The next thing that will affect the price of your furnace is which company you select to complete the install. One company may have your desired system at a lower cost, but be careful and confirm that they are licensed, bonded, and insured given something should happen 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 things go into determining how much a new HVAC system will cost, but let’s get down to the nitty gritty. We’ve provided a few estimates on what you can expect to pay based on the type of home you live in.

Ranch Home or Smaller

Up to 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

Typical Suburban Home

Less than 3500 square feet and typically 1-3 stories

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

Including approved financing: $100 - $500 per month

Luxury Home

Over 3500 square feet and various stories

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

Including approved financing: $250+ per month

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

Purchasing a new furnace can feel like a huge undertaking, but Neal Harris Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing is here to help walk you through the process, go over your options, and choose the best heating and air conditioning system for you. The team at Neal Harris Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing is not only licensed, bonded, and insured, our entire team goes through a complete background check and drug test to make sure we’re sending honorable and trustworthy technicians into your home. We also supply a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee for 365 days so you can feel confident in the work we provide.

Even though the cost of a new heating and cooling system can seem frightening, we have wonderful 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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