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The Average Cost of A New A/C Unit

If you are considering installing a new central air conditioning unit, then cost may be an important factor in your decision making process. Most homeowners spend anywhere from $1,800-$7,100, with an average reported cost of $5,238. At the very most, you can expect to pay $10,000. During the hot months of summer, you want to make sure your home has properly working air conditioning. Keep reading to learn about the costs of air conditioners and what to expect.

Don’t Want Central A/C? Here Are Your Options!

Central air conditioners use duct systems that work in conjunction with a heating system to keep your home cool and comfortable. If a central A/C is out of your budget or not right for your home, then you may want to consider your options:

    • Window units: a single A/C system that can be installed directly in your window

ACE Home Services Window Unit

    • Split systems: either ductless or central systems that can be installed inside and outside of your home

ACE Home Services Split AC System

    • Portable units : easily transportable A/C unit that can moved around the house from room to room

ACE Home Services Portable AC Unit

Which Type of A/C is Right For Your Home?

In order to avoid high electric bills and get the most out of your A/C, you should pick one that fits the size of your home. For small spaces, window units and portable units are your best bet. If you have a spacious home with lots of room, you will want a central A/C or split system A/C that can circulate air throughout the entire area. If you aren’t sure which system is right for you, you can consult a local professional, who can come to your home and give you a comprehensive recommendation. Different A/C systems have different features and performance abilities, which can be overwhelming when trying to pick the right unit for your home. Let your friends at ACE Home Services help with your decision! Call (602) 483 6492 to schedule a service.