HVAC Proposal Review

All, I recently received a proposal for a new HVAC system to be placed in my 2-s tory home. I am clueless when it comes to HVAC systems and could use some h elp reviewing this proposal. Does it look like a good system, something mis sing, questions I should ask them? It also mentions accessories, should I b e getting any of these? Thanks in advance for any help I may get. Proposal: RHEEM m# RARL048JEZ 16 SEER 2-STAGE environmentally friendly 410A refrigera nt 4-ton condenser. RHEEM m# RCFNHM4824CC cooling coil. RHEEM m# RGPE12EARMR 120,000 BTU input 2-STAGE, Variable speed furnace 80% AFUE FREIGHT & DELIVERY: Removal and disposal of existing boiler and pipes in basement area. Furnac e and coil to be installed in basement area (equipment may need to be suspe nded horizontally due to restricted height). Aprilaire m# 1410 MERV 11 filt er installed at furnace. Heavy-duty condensate pump installed for condensat e removal. Condensing unit to be placed on re-enforced base on roof. Necess ary refrigerant piping as needed to complete installation. Aprilaire zone d amper system installed to separate 1st and 2nd floor into two zones. Sheet metal trunk lines installed for each separate zone with balancing dampers o n each branch run. All necessary electrical wiring as needed to complete in stallation. (2) Digital programmable clock thermostats installed, one for e ach zone. Raintight disconnect box installed for condensing unit. Square di rectional flow registers to be used in all rooms with damper control. Regis ters to be offset from center of ceiling. Centrally located return grill in stalled on 1st floor and 2nd floor. NOTE: all sheetrock repairs to be done by others after work is complete. Price does not include rigging of condenser to roof. Two-year labor guarantee, Five-year parts warranty (parts warranty upgraded to ten-years with product registration), Ten-year compressor warranty, Lim ited lifetime warranty on heat exchanger. Two-year maintenance contract included with new installation.
We propose hereby to furnish material and labor complete in accordance wit h the above specifications for the sum of: Twenty three thousand five hundred seventy five twenty five dollars…… ………$23,575.00 Accessories:
Installation of Aprilaire by-pass humidifier with above installation…. $ 785.00 Installation of Aprilaire MERV 13 Media filter.…………….……..…$ 350.00 Installation of Honeywell electronic air cleaner…………….…….…. .$ 775.00 Installation of Aprilaire m#5000 EAC with media filter…………..…$ 1, 350.00 Installation of UV-light…………..……………………………… …….$ 550.00 Performance Plus extended 10 year labor warranty……………………$7 95.00
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Don't forget to factor in the pick.
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2-story home. I am clueless when it comes to HVAC systems and could use some help reviewing this proposal. Does it look like a good system, something missing, questions I should ask them? It also mentions accessories, should I be getting any of these?

Hi, You did not mention where you live and how big your house. How did they arrive at 4 ton unit? What was your old unit?
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I'd suggest to open the yellow pages, and call three other companies. Have them come out on different days, and write their own estimates.
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All,
I recently received a proposal for a new HVAC system to be placed in my 2-story home. I am clueless when it comes to HVAC systems and could use some help reviewing this proposal. Does it look like a good system, something missing, questions I should ask them? It also mentions accessories, should I be getting any of these? Thanks in advance for any help I may get.
Proposal:
RHEEM m# RARL048JEZ 16 SEER 2-STAGE environmentally friendly 410A refrigerant 4-ton condenser. RHEEM m# RCFNHM4824CC cooling coil. RHEEM m# RGPE12EARMR 120,000 BTU input 2-STAGE, Variable speed furnace 80% AFUE
FREIGHT & DELIVERY: Removal and disposal of existing boiler and pipes in basement area. Furnace and coil to be installed in basement area (equipment may need to be suspended horizontally due to restricted height). Aprilaire m# 1410 MERV 11 filter installed at furnace. Heavy-duty condensate pump installed for condensate removal. Condensing unit to be placed on re-enforced base on roof. Necessary refrigerant piping as needed to complete installation. Aprilaire zone damper system installed to separate 1st and 2nd floor into two zones. Sheet metal trunk lines installed for each separate zone with balancing dampers on each branch run. All necessary electrical wiring as needed to complete installation. (2) Digital programmable clock thermostats installed, one for each zone. Raintight disconnect box installed for condensing unit. Square directional flow registers to be used in all rooms with damper control. Registers to be offset from center of ceiling. Centrally located return grill installed on 1st floor and 2nd floor. NOTE: all sheetrock repairs to be done by others after work is complete. Price does not include rigging of condenser to roof.
Two-year labor guarantee, Five-year parts warranty (parts warranty upgraded to ten-years with product registration), Ten-year compressor warranty, Limited lifetime warranty on heat exchanger. Two-year maintenance contract included with new installation.
We propose hereby to furnish material and labor complete in accordance with the above specifications for the sum of: Twenty three thousand five hundred seventy five twenty five dollars$23,575.00
Accessories:
Installation of Aprilaire by-pass humidifier with above installation. $ 785.00 Installation of Aprilaire MERV 13 Media filter....$ 350.00 Installation of Honeywell electronic air cleaner....$ 775.00 Installation of Aprilaire m#5000 EAC with media filter..$ 1,350.00 Installation of UV-light...$ 550.00 Performance Plus extended 10 year labor warranty$795.00
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On Thu, 28 Mar 2013 05:59:06 -0700 (PDT), snipped-for-privacy@gmail.com wrote:

home. I am clueless when it comes to HVAC systems and could use some help reviewing this proposal. Does it look like a good system, something missing, questions I should ask them? It also mentions accessories, should I be getting any of these?

and coil to be installed in basement area (equipment may need to be suspended horizontally due to restricted height). Aprilaire m# 1410 MERV 11 filter installed at furnace. Heavy-duty condensate pump installed for condensate removal. Condensing unit to be placed on re-enforced base on roof. Necessary refrigerant piping as needed to complete installation. Aprilaire zone damper system installed to separate 1st and 2nd floor into two zones. Sheet metal trunk lines installed for each separate zone with balancing dampers on each branch run. All necessary electrical wiring as needed to complete installation. (2) Digital programmable clock thermostats installed, one for each zone. Raintight disconnect box installed for condensing unit. Square directional flow registers to be used in all rooms with damper control. Registers to be offset from center of ceiling. Centrally located return grill installed on 1st floor

ten-years with product registration), Ten-year compressor warranty, Limited lifetime warranty on heat exchanger.

23 grand and they wont fix the walls or mount their equipment. lol
You're going to miss that boiler heat.
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