Please advise me on a new HVAC system in Atl, GA. I have a freon leak (old R22) and system is 15 years old. 3 contractors all suggested I replace instead of repair at cost of at least $1,400.
Ground floor 1,300sf condo with a garage underneath. QUOTE 1: Trane XR14 2 Ton 14 SEER Heat Pump with Hyperion TAM4 Air Handler, 5kw heat strip, Honeywell WiFi TStat, remove/reinstall water heater
- replace shark bite fitting with proper ball valve (I agree), 10 year warranty, Manual J Load Calculation, new equipment pad, new vibration isolation pads, new ACR copper tuning, 500 micron vacuum, pressure check with Nitrogen, remove existing equipment, air tight plenum transition, mastic seal supply/return, clean work area, install auxiliary condensate drain pan, 2 safety float switches, 10 year labor & parts, Ductwork Analysis and Quality Control Audit after install for $5,960 OR same as above but change TStat to Trane XL824 and add Variable Speed Air Handler QUOTE #2 $6,860