If there is one electrical appliance everyone is thankful for, it is the air conditioner. Air conditioning units make the increasing temperatures bearable and are found in homes, offices, arenas and other buildings. Air conditioning units remove hot air from the interior of buildings and replace this hot air with cool air.
As with other appliances, the cost of air conditioning units is an important factor that influences buyers’ decisions. You may have been wondering how much it will cost you to get an air conditioning unit or replace the existing one. Here is a guide to the current price of air conditioners.
The cost of setting up an air conditioning unit usually includes the cost of the appliance, the cost of installation by a professional if need be, the cost of preparation of the cooling system, and the cost of clean-up after the installation. Some of these costs may not apply to every installation. The type of air conditioning unit and the structure of the building also determine the overall cost of setting up an air conditioning unit.
According to ImproveNet, the average cost of installing an air conditioning unit across the U.S. is $4,700
According to ImproveNet, the average cost of installing an air conditioning unit across the U.S. is $4,700.u00a0 However, this price varies with the capacity and size of the unit. Installation costs also vary with zip codes. In the next section of this article, the types of air conditioning units, their features and installing costs are highlighted.