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replaced old hvac with rheem 14 seer
Amount: $6,500.00 for the cake
Posted by: dickey in monrovia, CA.Posted: August 25th, 2010 02:08PM
Contractor: comfort climate controlBTUs: cooling-36000
Put in new Rheem Hvac unit used existing ductwork. Bid included air vents,filter grill and programmabel themostat. 2 story condo 1663 sq feet. The new unit was 3 tons and had a 14 seer.
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13 seer gibson
Amount: $4,800.00 for the cake
Posted by: vamc in richmond, VA.Posted: August 25th, 2010 09:08AM
Contractor: acors heating and airBTUs:
price quote on 3 ton 13 seer Gibons heat pump w. 10kw backup heat. Includes new condensor, and pad w. new air handler and digital and stat. All necessary duct modifications,drain piping, and electrical included
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Maintence Job for Central Air Unit
Amount: $175.00 for the cake
Posted by: steffi in Donna, TX.Posted: August 17th, 2010 09:08PM
Contractor: RheemBTUs: 30,000
I paid $175 for a maintence job on my central air unit. My sister in law paid $85 for a larger and older unit. Was I overcharged??
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Carrier Infinity 5ton AC system
Amount: $10,620.00 for the cake
Posted by: LNE in Gambrills, MD.Posted: August 13th, 2010 08:08AM
Contractor: BTUs: 120,000
This would include a conversion kit to propane. Pro 8000 T-Stat touch screen Honeywell. 4' double wall vent flue. This would also include installation and removal of system. Is this a good price.
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Was This Amount Fair?
Amount: $10,607.00 for the cake
Posted by: Hot & Bothered in Jerseyt in East Brunswick, NJ.Posted: August 10th, 2010 08:08PM
Contractor: SearsBTUs: 48,500
5,700 square feet 12 year old house with central AC for 2nd floor just stopped working. Since AC for first floor was working, only 2nd floor central AC was replaced. Carrier Performance 17 Puron AC 4 ton 16.5 SEER with new thermostat will be installed. Estimate of $10,607 minus $1,500 fed credit minus $600 state credit minus $1,000 Carrier credit for FINAL TOTAL of $7,507.
Is this amount reasonable?
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Overcharged?
Amount: $3,650.00 for the cake
Posted by: Capt. Beyond in Western Springs, IL, IL.Posted: August 10th, 2010 02:08PM
Contractor: chicagoBTUs: 36,000
Replaced an old 3 ton a/c system with a Goodman GSX13 410a system. A/C unit alone lists @ $1,818.99. Needed new lines(45 feet), evaporator coil & plenum. Was the labor and material costs worth the additional $1,800?
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4 Ton Amana 13 Seer
Amount: $6,500.00 for the cake
Posted by: MSCSTS in Dallas, TX.Posted: August 10th, 2010 07:08AM
Contractor: Dallas ACBTUs: 4 ton
Replacing a 31 year old GE. Complete install with new indoor replacement as well. Digital thermostat included. No duct work included, existing 31 year old duct work being used. No bonuses such as free insulation, tax credits, etc. Very reputable company, but seems high.
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3.5 ton air conditiong system - all electric - 32 year old house
Amount: $5,000.00 for the cake
Posted by: vinu in houston, TX.Posted: August 4th, 2010 07:08AM
Contractor: houston - two contractorsBTUs: 3.5 ton
I got two quotes:
1. $5000 - include main equipment only - carrier 15 seer - with tax credit.
2. $7200 - include equipment with duct - trane 14/15 seer - with tax credit.
Is price is right? which is better deal ?
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I think I got a great deal on my system
Amount: $5,700.00 for the cake
Posted by: Deema in Chatsworth, CA.Posted: July 30th, 2010 03:07PM
Contractor: Divine comfort products - CABTUs: 90.000
I used a company its called divine comfort products in chatsworth . They charged me 5700 for a cond,coil and furnace the new puron system I havent got my 1500 tax rebate But I will n the end of 2010 but I did the $200 rebates from socalgas on the furnace ... When I read the prices everyone paid ...it kind shooked me! Will Good luck to all
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Copper lines
Amount: $0.00 for the cake
Posted by: henry j in Pasadena, TX.Posted: July 29th, 2010 02:07PM
Can someone tell me if I have to replace the lines when this unit is converted to 410a.ton unit and high celling, distance of about60ft.3500sq ft house. All sheetrock in 3 rooms would have to come out. The suction line is 5/8s
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Replace HVAC 1300 sq ft house
Amount: $7,400.00 for the cake
Posted by: a user in Little Elm, TX.Posted: July 28th, 2010 06:07AM
Contractor: Air RepairBTUs: 48000
We replaced total HVAC minus duct work that was already in place. We got the Trane 4 ton 14 SEER XR14, 4 ton condensor, disco box, whip, t-stats, pan & pad.
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new a/c unit
Amount: $3,000.00 for the cake
Posted by: Michele H. in Somerdale, NJ.Posted: July 27th, 2010 04:07PM
Contractor: local in Cherry Hill NJBTUs: 36000
My son just graduated from HVAC tech school and works for a local company. We got a good deal (they normally charage $5500) for new unit, and new thermostat. All ductwork existing.
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13XB Trane Builders
Amount: $6,170.00 for the cake
Posted by: MichaelDV in Rocky Mount, NC.Posted: July 26th, 2010 07:07AM
Contractor: comfort mastersBTUs:
I have never purchased a new hvac unit. I was wondering if was quoted too much. I have until august 3rd to back out. This is a packaged unit. Everything will be outside and using the same duct work. The only thing done on the inside will be installing two returns. Someone please let me know
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Adding A/C unit with new duct work
Amount: $3,700.00 for the cake
Posted by: Erik'0'" in Minneapolis, MN.Posted: July 18th, 2010 06:07PM
Contractor: localBTUs:
Adding a new AC unit to existing duct work.
1200 sq ft
New duct work
16 seer
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Replaced AC.Heat Pump
Amount: $3,700.00 for the cake
Posted by: tokonoma in Charlotte, NC.Posted: July 14th, 2010 01:07AM
I am renovating a recently purchased home. The contractor installed a new 2.5 ton 15 SEER American Standard AC/Heat Pump, a digital thermostat, and even included new grills throughout the house. This unit is also eligible for the new energy efficient tax credit.
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Replace A/C and Furnace and Humidifier
Amount: $3,800.00 for the cake
Posted by: RWG in Olathe, KS.Posted: July 12th, 2010 08:07AM
Contractor: Guardian HVACBTUs: 100000
Had the Furnace, A/C Compressor and added a whole house humidifier for $3800.00 + tax. The furnace was 100KBTU, 4Ton AC LENNOX. The house is 1900 sq.ft. ranch.
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Rheem
Amount: $6,500.00 for the cake
Posted by: John Tucson in Tucson, AZ.Posted: July 9th, 2010 04:07PM
Contractor: BTUs: 60,000 (5 Ton)
Rheem RARL060JEC 16 SEER with Matching Coil and Variable Speed Furnace. (RGPR10NBRMR)
Price is before $1500 Tax Credit.
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Cost of AC unit for 1200 square ft home
Amount: $8,800.00 for the cake
Posted by: Jetson in Worcester, MA.Posted: July 8th, 2010 12:07PM
$8800 for Carrier 16 SEER including ductwork/air handler. - good price?
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Trane
Amount: $20,000.00 for the cake
Posted by: Snakebit in Saddle, NJ.Posted: July 3rd, 2010 07:07AM
put in a 4ton and 21/2 ton in a old house. New air handlers, ductwork etc and electrical. house is 5200 sq ft of nooks and crannies and shoody BEFORE workmanship.Price is 19000 in Northern NJ
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AM I paying too Much?
Amount: $6,500.00 for the cake
Posted by: Michelle B. in Orlando, FL.Posted: June 29th, 2010 08:06AM
Contractor: Armstrong AirBTUs:
Our A/C died and we are putting in a new Carrier Compfrt plus 4 ton 16SEER Unit and air handler. Other quotes were as high as $8000, does this sound reasonable?
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Too Much??
Amount: $11,869.00 for the cake
Posted by: Gobster in shawnee, AR.Posted: June 28th, 2010 06:06PM
Contractor: BTUs: 115000
Good price? please tell me! I bought a 5 ton Amana 16 SEER ASX16060 and a 115000 BTU 96% eff. AMV9115D with 3 zoned system for a 3700 sq ft home.
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New unit
Amount: $5,000.00 for the cake
Posted by: Overheated in NJ in Mt. Holly, NJ.Posted: June 28th, 2010 09:06AM
Contractor: friend of familyBTUs:
Our compressor just went on our heat pump this is the 2nd compressor and warranty is almost expired, unit is very old, got estimate for brand new Luxaire unit 14.5 SEER, told everything inside and out would be new for about $5000. Figured it would be better to replace unit before it starts nickel and diming us. Is $5000 reasonable?
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Bought Heatpump
Amount: $2,700.00 for the cake
Posted by: Duck in Brunswick, GA.Posted: June 25th, 2010 04:06PM
Contractor: friendBTUs:
Bought a 15 SEER Payne split unit. Was this too much
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Replace A/C and Furnace
Amount: $13,000.00 for the cake
Posted by: Charisse in Somerset, NJ.Posted: June 24th, 2010 02:06PM
Contractor: AJ PerriBTUs: 80
I just purchased a new Carrier 3 ton 13 SEER unit and an Infinity furnace. Project also includes install of a new humidifier. All existing duct work will be used.
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line set costs
Amount: $6,000.00 for the cake
Posted by: 18ifd in Dennis, MA.Posted: June 23rd, 2010 06:06PM
I purchased a foreclosed home mostly completed in a total redo. There are 3 Goodman furnaces and 3 Goodman AC compressors. It is a 3000 SF house. 2 story with full basement. !000 SF per floor. One furnace and one compressor per floor. The heat system was complete. Only thing left was line set for 3 compressors. The electrical connections were complete. What other info is necessary to estimate my expected cost to complete? If this is enough for a rough idea that would be helpful. Thanks
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rheem 5 ton
Amount: $6,400.00 for the cake
Posted by: Jessica in tucson in Tucson, AZ.Posted: June 21st, 2010 01:06PM
Contractor: PerryBTUs: 5 ton
We got quotes from 5 places for a complete 5 ton AC & furnace replacement. The best quote is $6400 for a Rheem 16 SERR 13 EER, qualify for the fed tax rate.
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REEM UNIT
Amount: $4,200.00 for the cake
Posted by: bethd in selma, AL.Posted: June 18th, 2010 08:06AM
Contractor: KLIMATE KONTROLBTUs:
I just replaced my 3 ton lennox with a 3 ton reem and I am very happy with my product
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broken compressor
Amount: $8,389.00 for the cake
Posted by: getting estimates in westchester, NY.Posted: June 18th, 2010 05:06AM
Contractor: frank and lindyBTUs:
i was just told that a new american standard 2 ton air handler and condener 410 A 15 seer with h20 coil would be $8389. I am getting other estimates.
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Central Air and Heat
Amount: $10,750.00 for the cake
Posted by: Jim J. USN (ret) in Silverdale, WA.Posted: June 17th, 2010 01:06PM
Contractor: Washington Energy ServicesBTUs:
For $10,750 - deliver and install complete to code a York TG9S 95.5% EFF Furnace and York 13 Seer YCJD four ton capacity A/C. Requires modification upstairs. Return air high side out. 10 yr parts and labor, 1 yr preventive maintenance. Duct Vacuum complete system, completely remove and recycle old system. Qualifies for $933.75 tax credit and $150 gas company rebate. Any advice or recommendations will help! Looking for other quotes from Sears and others before final decision is made. jciyk@yahoo.com
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Am I paying too much?
Amount: $6,640.00 for the cake
Posted by: A mom in South, AL.Posted: June 11th, 2010 09:06PM
I have been quoted $6,640 for a 2 ton American Standard 15.25 SEERS A/C Heat pump. I will be getting the $1500 tax credit. It has the ten year parts warranty. Am I paying too much? It has not been installed yet.
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