If you are in the market for a new cooling system this year, why not consider a heat pump? These nifty little systems are highly efficient, super effective, and can provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch (but, more on that later!)
Honestly, we can’t think of many reasons why you wouldn’t want to have a heat pump installed in your home. Below, we have explained exactly what these systems are and the benefits of having one installed. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more! (Oh, and of course, remember to contact our team for your AC system installation in Brandon!)
“So, What Is a Heat Pump?”
Glad you asked! A heat pump works much like a traditional air conditioner, relying on the flow of refrigerant to transfer heat from one place to another. But what makes the difference between a standard AC and a heat pump is the reversing valve, which is used to reverse the direction the refrigerant flows through the system.
“Why would anyone want to do that?” you ask. Well, you see, reversing the flow of refrigerant through the system allows for home heating in addition to cooling. That’s right: with just one system, you can both heat and cool your home!
“Are There Any Benefits?”
Yes, there are plenty of benefits to installing a heat pump in your home. These benefits include:
- Better Efficiency: Heat pumps are one of the most energy-efficient HVAC systems on the market today. This is because they do not generate their own heat, but rather move it from one place to another. Switching to a heat pump is a great way to conserve energy and cut back on monthly spending.
- Versatility: With just the flip of a switch, you’ll be able to enjoy year-round comfort! The reversing valve allows you to switch between “heating mode” and “cooling mode,” so no matter the temperature outside, you’ll be nice and comfortable inside!
- Cost and Convenience: When you invest in a heat pump, you will no longer have to worry about the cost of maintaining two different HVAC systems, as a heat pump eliminates the need to own both an air conditioner and a heater.
So, Do You Want One?
Yes? Great! If you are interested in having a heat pump installed in your home, be sure to contact a professional! Only a professional has the tools, knowledge, and experience to match you with the HVAC system that is going to best meet your unique comfort and budget needs.
And yes, there may be plenty of amateurs willing to service your system for a fairly cheap cost, but remember, sometimes an attempt to save money can end up costing you much more in the long run. That’s why it’s always better to call in a pro and get the job done right the first time around. Trust us, when it comes to your comfort and your budget, you don’t want to take any risks.
Schedule your AC services with the team at AirSouth Cooling and Heating today!