How Long Does a Furnace Last and When Should You Replace It?
The average life expectancy of a furnace is 15 - 20 years, however, furnace life expectancy will greatly vary depending on many variables such as quality of equipment and proper installation, climate and thermostat settings, fuel source, and maintenance. When making a decision to repair or replace your furnace a few things you should consider is cost of the repair, overall condition of the furnace, and energy efficiency. While our goal at Airbender Mechanical is to repair your furnace and keep it operating for you, you'll eventually come to a point where it doesn't make sense economically to repair the furnace or you may even want to upgrade your HVAC equipment to a more energy efficient system. Airbender Mechanical can inspect and evaluate your furnace or entire HVAC system and assist you in making an informed decision on furnace replacement. We offer free estimates for installations.