Many homeowners are looking for ways to make their homes more energy efficient in order to save money and help the environment. If it’s time to replace your HVAC system, and you’re wondering what to do with that hefty income tax refund, one way to maximize your energy efficiency and savings is to invest in a heat pump.
Heat pumps can seem a bit mysterious to the average homeowner. How can the same system provide both warm and cold air? And how can it provide more usable energy (in the form of heat) than it consumes in electrical energy?
At this time of year, many Connecticut homeowners who are looking for ways to reduce their heating bills are turning to heat pumps – an energy-efficient alternative to conventional furnace heating.
If you’re looking for an energy-efficient heating solution for your home, one of the most versatile options is a dual-fuel system. These systems maximize efficiency by combining a traditional heat pump with a gas-powered furnace. The result is an all-in-one heating and cooling solution that is capable of maintaining a comfortable temperature inside your home regardless of the weather outdoors.
Regardless of the real-time heating or cooling demands of a home, conventional heat pump compressors work at top capacity, which is really their only speed. This unfortunately causes energy waste and extra wear on parts. When you’re deciding on a…