Heat Pumps

GEOTHERMAL REVISITED: A look back at Bill Judd’s System

GEOTHERMAL REVISITED: A look back at Bill Judd’s System ~ By Holly Haining-Zulieve We thought it might be a useful exercise to catch up with customers previously featured in Customer Corner articles. We wanted to learn how various systems have been performing and share the results with all of you. BILL JUDD – SUMMARY: Bill’s […]

What Happened to Solar?

THEN AND NOW: What Happened to Solar? ~ By Gina Philippon Those of us who pre-buy our heating fuel eagerly await that notice in the mail or the banner hanging across Main Street advertising the per gallon price for the approaching heating season. It was the summer of 2008 when the price for heating oil […]

HOW DO HEAT PUMPS WORK?

Over the past several years, more and more of our customers have become interested in learning about heat pumps for obvious reasons.  Ductless heat pumps are an attractive & highly efficient way to heat and cool an area because they extract heat from outdoor air (even when it is very cold) and deliver heat energy […]

Does your home smell musty?

  When humidity is high, your AC systems have to work harder to cool your home. If you have an older or wrong sized system, it is no doubt running inefficiently and working too hard and it may not be able to bring the result you are seeking.   The air in your home may […]

With Bonus of Air Conditioning; Demand for Heat Pumps Remains High

The heat pump is a high efficiency heating and cooling appliance that uses electricity to produce low cost heat by compressing refrigerant.  The Mitsubishi ductless unit is a popular option with homeowners.   As the temperature rises and the humidity level increases, a ductless air conditioning heat pump will be a welcomed addition to your home.  Quiet […]

The Bonus of Heat Pumps + Air Conditioning!

As the temperature rises and the humidity level increases, a ductless air conditioning heat pump will be a welcomed addition to your home.  Quiet and efficient, ductless air conditioners and heat pumps are available in many sizes to suit any room or home.  Without the mess, without the wait and without the destruction of a […]

Are Heat Pump Water Heaters Worth the Money?

Our Customers often ask us, “are heat pump water heaters worth the money?”  While a heat pump water heater will save significant money year round, keep in mind that in very cold climates, the net performance will drop in winter.   Relatively inexpensive to install, heat pump water heaters are available as a stand-alone unit, or […]

Geothermal could make your Life Better

Many people ask us how Geothermal Heating & Cooling Works… Here’s How…… Geothermal Heat Pumps use the nearly constant temperature underground to heat or cool a buildings interior Ground loops filled with fluid absorb heat in the winter and release it in the summer. The evaporator transfers heat from the ground loops to refrigerant fluid […]