Cost of Window AC Units

Don’t let your remodeling budget go over-board by hidden surprises – understand what the average installed costs for Window AC Units is in your zip code by using our handy calculator. If you’re looking for 2017 breakdown for Cost of Window AC Units materials and what installation cost might be, you’ve come to the right place.

As an experienced licensed home improvement contractor, I know first hand what it should cost for various levels — from Basic, Better, and of course the best. The Window AC Units estimator will provide you with up to date pricing for your area. Simply enter your zip code and the units needed, next click update and you will see a breakdown on what it should cost to have Window AC Units installed in your home

Window AC Units CostsZip Code Units
BasicBetterBest
Window AC Units – Material Prices$85.00 – $150.00$155.00 – $225.00$250.00 – $500.00
Window AC Units – Installation Cost$150.25 – $175.35$190.50 – $220.05$250.00 – $390.00
Window AC Units – Total$235.25 – $325.35$345.50 – $445.05$500.00 – $890.00
Window AC Units – Total Average Cost per Unit$280.30$395.27$695.00






  • Cost can add up quickly, especially if you’re a novice and have never attempted a Window AC Units installation before. I would strongly recommend you hire a licensed and Insured Window AC Units HVAC contractor to perform the installation for you.
  • Be sure to have a copy of the Window AC Units Manufacturer’s recommended installation requirements before starting, to make sure your project doesn’t end up costing you more money in the long-run.

Window AC Units – Pricing and Installation Cost Checklist

  • Get at least 3-5 estimates before hiring a Window AC Units HVAC contractor — estimates are typically free, unless it’s a service call for a repair.
  • Expect the Window AC Units prices to fluctuate between various HVAC companies – each and every company have different operation expenses and over-head.
  • Try to get prices in late Fall, early winter – you should expect aggressive pricing discounts by waiting for a contractor’s down season.
  • Try to budget and additional 7-15% more on top of what our calculator gives out – I.e; difficult configurations, Mechanical area space, the additional complexity of your home will add to the Window AC Units costs.
  • Visit every supply house that sell your particular brand of Window AC Units and try to negotiate a better price with each supplier – I save on average 20%.
  • Remember, there are multiple styled homes in the U.S – from: Contemporary, colonial, cape-cod style, ranch, bungalow, victorian, etc. So keep that in mind and try to budget a little more, before starting your Window AC Units project.

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External References:

  1. Energy.gov – Department of Energy: Furnaces and Boilers. Added on July 20, 2017
  2. Hud Path homes – US Department of housing and urban development. Added April 16, 2017