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Experience:  Furnace, A/C and heat pump specialist.
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I am thinking about having zoning put into my two story 2800

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Hi Pearl - I am thinking about having zoning put into my two story 2800 sq ft house with three zones. I am trying to get an idea of costawzqcdr2
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: just starting to look into it.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: No I will hire a professional
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Want to use my existing heater and AC unit
JA: Did you double-check the thermostat? And what about the unit's filters?
Customer: There is one existing thermostat and the filters were just changed.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  airheatman replied 11 months ago.

This is a really difficult question to answer online as there are so many variables, such as amount of ductwork that will have to be changed, bypass ducts installed,etc, but in the neighborhood of 5K would be normal

Expert:  airheatman replied 11 months ago.

Zone panel will run 600 up

Dampers 150up each

Thermostats 120 each and up

Ductwork usually requires between 1500 to 2000 retrofit

Wiring , transformers, damper motors, etc hardware probably another 300 to 500

Labor will of course vary by difficulty and company you use.

Low end 3500 high end 5000