How Much Should an Air Conditioning System Cost?

July 18, 2016

It’s official; you have to get a new air conditioner. Nobody hopes for this day, and nobody enjoys budgeting for it, but sadly is comes with Jackson homeownership. So where to begin?

First, understand that the cost of a new A/C system fluctuates based on several factors. The first is your routine and the other residents in your home. Are there health issues that will require a specific type of air cleaning equipment? Do the residents in the home have an issue with warmth or coolness, or a disorder (like Multiple Sclerosis) that would require the home to stay at a pre-determined temperature or humidity level? What hobbies take place inside the residence? All of these things will help determine which A/C system is best for your.

The following factor to examine is your actual home. How many windows do you have and where do they face? What level of insulation is installed in the house and how efficient is the ductwork? Does the home require (or do you desire) electric, solar-power, gas, etc? At Comfortech Service Experts , we will come out and assess your home to provide the systems available depending on your home’s structure and unique characteristics.

The third thing to consider is which business to choose. Though one company may have the equipment you want at a budget you like, be thorough and find out if they are bonded, licensed, and confirm they are insured just in case something occurs at your house. If a contractor were to get injured and the company was not insured, it’s likely you would be held responsible. At Comfortech Service Experts , not only are we licensed, bonded, and insured, but all of our employees go through a thorough background check, drug test, and are skilled to work on all top brands of air conditioners. We also have a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee so you can be assured in the work we deliver.

So, you’ve considered all this but let’s ask the real question. What is this going to set you back?

While all the factors above will go into giving you a final price, below are a few estimates.


Ranch-Style or Smaller House

Up to 2000 sq. ft. and typically only one story

Approximate cost of an A/C system: $6,000 - $15,000

Including approved financing: $40 - $250 monthly


Average Suburban Home

No bigger than 3500 square feet and usually one to three stories

Approximatecost of an air conditioning system: $8,000 - $25,000

Using approved financing: $100 - $500 monthly


Luxury Residence

Over 3500 square feet and various stories

Estimated cost of an air conditioner: $18,000 - $60,000+

Using approved financing: $250+ monthly

Potentia pricing could vary depending on regional climate, personal lifestyle, equipment settings, air conditioning maintenance, and installation of air conditioner and duct system.


The full process can be a tad overwhelming but Comfortech Service Experts is available around the clock to review all your options and determine the best air conditioner for your home. The price can be a little discouraging, but with our multiple financing options your new A/C could be yours as soon as possible!

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