The average price of an Heating and Air Conditioning repair is around 200 or so.
That cost can be higher in the big city plus areas where the proper cost of items is higher.
Many people don’t have $200 or so in their bank account for such an emergency. When the heating plus A/C plan breaks down, it is generally an emergency. At the heating plus A/C Corporation where I work, the owner works with everyone so they can have emergency services completed when they are needed. The owner encourages all of the customers to get a repair plan. The repair system includes half price fees on all of the repairs. All labor is at 50 percent off. All of the parts are still properly priced, however the savings on labor is a sizable reason to get the repair agreement. My partner Jen plus I have a repair system on our Heating and Air Conditioning unit. Every year a heating plus A/C Corporation tech comes to check plus tune up the machine. They checked the mechanical plus electrical panels plus they checked the wiring plus all of the belts. The tune-up repair is supposed to alleviate the need for an emergency repair during the Winter season or summer time weeks. When the plan is tuned up in time, there should never be any need for an emergency repair call. In the event that something does happen, the labor fees are 50 percent off plus the owner is willing to do the job with anyone to set up a payment system in the event of an emergency. I guess that is one huge reason why everyone in town respects the owner.