Whether you are building a new home or have reached the decision that it is time to replace your current furnace, you may be wondering what is involved in the heater installation process. There are a number of things that you will need to consider, including type and details. At Acosta Heating & Cooling in Charlotte, NC, we are experts at heater installation, including advising you on the best option for your home.
Regardless of what type of furnace you currently have, we can perform heater installation of any type in most cases. This means you can switch from an inefficient electric heat system to a more efficient gas heating system, for example. We have had a number of residents make this switch to save money on heating costs, and we can go over how much you might save if this is an option for you.
Once you have decided on a type of heater installation, the next step is choosing the actual model. Each model will have a heat output rating, measured in BTUs, which stands for British Thermal Unit. By inspecting your home, we will be able to tell you what BTU rating will be sufficient for your home, offering the right balance between comfort and efficiency. Heaters are also rated for efficiency, which is shown as a percentage number. The more efficient the system is, the lower your utility bills will be.
We will likely give you a number of options that will fit the space and supply the right balance of comfort and efficiency. We will always provide you with a comprehensive quote that outlines the full scope of your heater installation, so there are never any surprises.