How Long Will My HVAC Equipment Last?

The life expectancy of your HVAC is really dependent on how good you are at performing regularly preventive maintenance and service for your system.   It is important to have a qualified technician perform an annual inspection on your HVAC to ensure optimum performance through the seasons.
If you have been diligent about keeping up with routine maintenance, it is possible that your HVAC will last anywhere from 15 to 20 years.
On average, the following equipment has the average life span:

Furnaces15-25 years
Air Conditioning units12-15 years
Heat Pumps16 years
Tank-less Water Heaters20 years
Electric or gas water heaters10 years
Thermostats35 years, but should be replaced sooner to keep up with advancements

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