Archive for the ‘Heat Pumps’ Category

The 3 Deciding Factors in Choosing a Furnace or Heat Pump

Monday, February 25th, 2019

blue-question-markIn the family tree of HVAC heating systems, furnaces and heat pumps are like cousins to each other. They share the same extended family, but their means of operation is too different to consider them siblings.

So, here’s where this analogy gets awkward: you definitely shouldn’t play favorites with family members, but you can only choose one for your main heating system. Before committing to one of them, we want you to understand the potential benefits of both systems.

We’ll try and help you do that by going over three of the top deciding factors for each system.

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How Do Ductless Systems Hold Up in the Winter?

Monday, December 17th, 2018

ductless-heat-pumpYou hear tons of talk about the benefits of ductless mini split heat pumps in the summer. For your air conditioning needs, they’re truly amazing.

But what about during the fall and winter? Some homeowners are skeptical that one system can do both cooling and heating effectively. In this post, we’ll help you see how a ductless system’s unique features make it a prime choice for heating.

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