HomeLibraryAir Conditioning Heating › Heating Prices

Heating Prices

If you’d rather not suffer through another winter without adequate heating, then purchasing a new heating unit could do you some good. There are a variety of heating systems to choose from in several different price ranges to fit your budget. Here are the three main types and their average costs.


heating pricesThe cost of a furnace depends on the type, brand and model. A gas floor furnace costs between $900 and $1,500, while a vented gas wall furnace that only covers the surrounding space costs $500-$1,500.

On the other hand, a high-efficiency furnace can cost between $2,500 and $6,000 if the ductwork is already in place, and a typical oil furnace costs between $2,000 and $5,000. Installation for any furnace can cost as little as $1,000 or as much as $10,000, depending on the complexity and size of the job. Contact an HVAC specialist for more pricing information.

Central Forced Air Heating

The cost of a central forced air heating system depends in large part on the type (gas, propane, heating fuel oil, electric), and the complexity of the installation process. A complete gas forced-air central heating system with new ductwork, for instance, can cost between $10,000 and $14,000, and as much as $500-$1,500 extra for a high-efficiency system.

geothermal heating prices

Geothermal Heat Pump

If you’d rather go the more eco-friendly route, you can opt for a geothermal heat pump that transfers heat from the earth to your home (or vice versa for cooling benefits). The cost of the pump itself is $3,500-$7,500, but the excavation and installation costs could tack on an additional $10,000-$25,000.

You can find more information on the heating system of your choice by finding a pre-screened professional in your area here.

Resources: CostHelper

Articles related to Heating Prices

How much will Air Conditioning and Heating cost you?

Limited Time Offers from Our Partners

Why Calfinder?

  • Get multiple estimates to compare
  • Hard work of finding a reliable contractor is done for you
  • Completely Free, no Obligation

Our network of established contractors stretches across the US and are ready to help you remodel your home.

Read what homeowners are saying about CalFinder.

Remodeling tweets and photos posted daily. Join Us on Twitter