If you have taken a look at the prices of HVAC systems, you are probably not alone in thinking these systems can get quite expensive. And you may wonder why it makes sense to even get one of these systems, when you can pay a fraction of the money to get some ACs and heaters. We can tell you why the HVAC system makes a lot of sense, especially if you have a larger home and you want it all cooled or heated evening. In these situations, the HVAC system will do the heating and cooling much more efficiently than individual units.
Running one or two individual units at the same time does not take up much energy. But the price for getting four or five ACs, and then paying the bills when they are all running at the same time, can quickly become quite a bit of money. It is much better to spend more right now on a nice HVAC system, because it is going to cool and heat the home really efficiently. You will use much less energy over one or two years, and you will eventually start saving money on your monthly energy bills. Those savings will more than pay for the HVAC system you got.
The only time when you should stick with the individual units is when you are living in a small apartment, or you are in a situation where there are only one or two people living in a really big house. Then you can limit yourself to a couple of rooms and you will only need to heat or cool those rooms. You will save money because one or two units do not cost that much to run. So think about your circumstances and figure out whether a new HVAC system is right for you.