How can an updated AC system add value to your home?

While most people install air-conditioning systems for the sole purpose of heating and cooling their home, there is a considerable number of additional benefits. In fact, many people are unaware that installing an AC system can add significant value to your home.

air conditioning tipsAn updated AC system can not only save you money on running costs and keep your home comfortable but can increase the value of your property if you are interested in selling or renting. Read on to find out how.

 

A quick and easy way to increase value

While it might seem obvious, installing the right type of air conditioner can add value to your home, while having an old air conditioning system can actually decrease the value of your property. For a home buyer, the prospect of having to install a new AC system themselves may detract from their price offer, or potentially encourage them to look elsewhere for a home.

Not only can having an up-to-date and efficient air conditioning system increase your potential buyers’ offers, but it will also set your home apart from similar houses. This not only improves value but can also encourage a quicker sale.

Even if you are not planning on selling your home right away, its always a good idea to keep adding value to your home. Not only will you enjoy living there more, but when the time does come to sell, you will get the best price possible.

Meet the expectations of potential buyers

Most homebuyers expect to see an air conditioner that is modern and in good working order. It is great to keep in mind that many homebuyers desire ducted air conditioning when looking for a home, especially in Australia, where the climate is very hot during the warmer months. However, your AC upgrade doesn’t have to cost the earth. By simply installing a single split system will have a significant impact on the value of your home in the eyes of potential buyers.

Appeal to the environmentally conscious demographic 

Nowadays, many home buyers are concerned about the environment and want to live in a way which has as little negative impact on the world as possible. Outdated AC systems are certainly not energy-efficient and are a turn-off for the environmentally conscious home buyer. Newer systems are far more environmentally friendly and will increase the number of potential home buyers that your property will appeal to.

Contact HunterCON today!

HunterCON is a fully licensed electrical and air conditioning specialists located in Sydney’s Inner West, servicing the greater metropolitan area, including the Eastern Suburbs, Lower North Shore and South West. If you want to add value to your home, and have any questions about air conditioning or would like to book a quote for repairs, installation or maintenance, contact HunterCON today. With over nine years of experience, we pride ourselves on providing air-con and electrical services of the highest quality.

Are you interested in learning more about air conditioning and electrical? Check out some of our other great blog posts:

Electrical must-dos before you sell your home

5 Common ducted air conditioning issues 

7 reasons AC units are a great option for any home

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