Thinking about converting to gas?
Oil vs. Gas: The REAL costs of converting from Oil to Gas
How much would a conversion cost?
|Equipment & Labor||$4,900|
|Total (Actual cost may vary)||
Will my furnace be more efficient after the conversion? NO!
According to the U.S. Department of Energy, heating oil on average burns about 15% more efficiently than gas. The average life expectancy of a gas furnace is 11-14 years, compared to 30 or more years of an oil furnace.
Is there a wiser choice for my money? YES!
Insulation, thermopane windows. Low-cost heating system upgrades can reduce energy costs by 10-30%.
(Prepared by the Pacific Northwest Oil Heat Council of Washington, 3820 Stone Way North, Seattle, WA 98103)