Heat Pumps Articles

Why Do Heat Pumps Have Defrost Systems

November 30, 2023

Heat pumps have emerged as a popular choice for both heating and cooling among homeowners in many regions, offering energy efficiency and versatility. However, what sets them apart from traditional heating and cooling systems? Let’s explore the significant reasons why heat pumps often integrate defrost systems. How Heat Pumps Work Unlike conventional HVAC systems, heat…

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How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency

April 13, 2023
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If you are in the market for a new heat pump in Howell, efficiency is probably a key factor in your search. The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has a universal ranking system for heating and cooling units that serves to help.

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Heat Pump Versus Furnace

November 25, 2022
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Looking to install a new heater in your Howell home? Your two most popular choices are a heat pump and a furnace. Each one has advantages and disadvantages when compared to the other.

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4 Factors to Consider When Buying a Heat Pump

November 7, 2022
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So you are looking to invest in a heat pump. You are not alone––many Americans are making the switch.

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Why Is My Heat Pump Freezing Up?

August 25, 2022
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Is your heat pump freezing up? Here are six reasons why and what to do about it.

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Commercial Heat Pumps

July 26, 2022
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There are two main types of commercial heat pumps: air-source heat pumps (ASHPs) and water-source heat pumps (WSHPs).

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What Is A Heat Pump and How Does It Work?

December 14, 2018
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A heat pump is a device that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside to outside or from outside to inside. In the winter a heat pump works like a heater, extracting heat energy from outside and transferring it inside. In the summer the process reverses and it will remove heat from your…

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