HVAC systems keep your home comfortable year-round. They are the systems you use to heat or cool your home, as well as to ventilate it. HVAC is a broad term that encompasses all types of heating, cooling, and ventilation, such as furnaces, air conditioners, and attic vents.

With the numerous options of HVAC systems, that means there is a broad range of associated costs. A simple baseboard heater has a very different price point than a gas furnace, and how large your system is and where it is installed can also impact the final price.

Other considerations with HVAC systems include the type of fuel used to power it, whether the system will heat or cool a single room or the entire house, and what setup your home already has. Labor costs for a typical HVAC installation also vary, depending on all these factors. Typical labor costs on a furnace run between $1,000 and $2,000, while standard labor costs for a heat pump may top $4,000, depending on the existing systems.