Quote comparison Bryant vs Carrier in NJ
I received the following quotes for my 2500 sq foot, 2 floor house. I live in Morris county, NJ and am replacing a Lennox builder's furnace and a/c. Quotes look high, but they are from reputable dealers. What do you think?
Carrier two-stage gas fired furnace model 58MEC100-20
100,000 BTU/H. AFUE 92.5%.
New PVC flue to outside.
One (1) Carrier Infinity Control included.
One (1) Aprilaire Electronic air cleaner model #5000 is included.
A chimney liner will be installed as per code.
We will install owners humidifier on furnace.
All gas piping / electrical included.
Carrier Puron ozone-safe 2-stage high-efficiency condensing unit model 24APA748
Carrier evaporator coil CNPVP4824.
48,000 BTU/H or (4 tons) S.E.E.R. 16.5.
All wiring / refrigerant piping / condensate piping is included.
No Cooling Temperature Guarantee on second floor.
Existing equipment will be removed.
Bryant 4 Ton Super N Coil Ã¯Â¿Â½ Model Number Ã¯Â¿Â½ CNPVP06124
Bryant 4 Ton Condensing Unit Ã¯Â¿Â½ Model Number Ã¯Â¿Â½ 127BNA048 Ã¯Â¿Â½ 2 Stage Ã¯Â¿Â½ 17 SEER/13.1 EER
Bryant 100,000 BTU Furnace Ã¯Â¿Â½ Model Number Ã¯Â¿Â½ 353BAV060100 Ã¯Â¿Â½ 2 Stage Ã¯Â¿Â½ 92.5% Efficiency
- Evolution Control Module
Ã¯Â¿Â½ Honeywell Media Air Cleaner
Ã¯Â¿Â½ Install customers humidifier
Ã¯Â¿Â½ One (1) Ã¯Â¿Â½ 60 Amp disconnect
Ã¯Â¿Â½ One (1) Ã¯Â¿Â½ 4" Chimney liner
Ã¯Â¿Â½ Change condenser breaker
Total Price Ã¯Â¿Â½ $9,300.00
NOTE: These prices don't include any rebates, tax credits, etc..
Is it normal not to guarantee cooling temps on the 2nd floor? I understand during the summer, heat rises and the 2nd floor is furthest away from the furnace.