Heat Pumps - Year-round Comfort

February 10, 2015

Is it really possible to be comfortable through every season without a glitch in your heating and cooling system? It seems like a distant possibility, especially in Elk River. Choosing which comfort system is the one for you also influences your wallet, so making the most informed decision is critical to preserving your home comfortable in the long run.

There is a combined system that could be precisely what you’re looking for, and don’t let the title fool you into thinking it’s only for heating and not for cooling. Heat pumps are easy on the wallet and energy efficient and may be just what you’re looking for. In the cooling mode, heat pumps move heat from inside the home just like an average air conditioner. However, in the heating mode, a heat pump reverses the procedure and moves heat from outdoor air to heat the home. Heat pumps can be the best solution to all-encompassing efficient heating and cooling because yes; it can do both! All it takes is to be installed and you’ll increase your energy efficiency right away if you are swapping out an older dated system.

Let’s break it down. What are the main benefits to adding a heat pump in Elk River?

  • Two appliances in one: Because a heat pump heats and cools you will not need both a furnace and air conditioner.
  • Clean operation: heat pumps operate on electricity and do not [[use|utilize|need[41] fossil fuels like natural gas or propane.

A heat pump may be the right answer for you and the well-being of your home, particularily if it’s time to swap out your current heating and cooling system. They are perfect all-in-one systems that, when used in the right environment, will definitely provide you with annual comfort. If you would like to hear more about heat pumps, how they work into the Elk River temperatures and if they are perfect for your home, give our experts at Home Comfort Heating & Air a call at 763-276-0617.