Heat Pump Articles

What are the Key Factors to Better Heat Pump Efficiency?

January 13, 2023
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Heat pump efficiency has always been a key factor when heating your Savannah, GA home. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to understand.

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4 Factors to Consider When Buying a Heat Pump

November 11, 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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Commercial Heat Pumps

July 28, 2022
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Many businesses trying to cut down on their energy costs, looking to leave a smaller carbon footprint as well, are looking to a heat pump to address this issue for them.

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Why Is My Heat Pump Blowing Cold Air?

December 7, 2021
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When it comes to staying warm during the cold winter months, folks in Savannah  love their heat pumps. Fast, reliable, and cost effective to use, heat pumps are a popular choice in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry.

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Heat Pump Maintenance Tips

January 12, 2021

Most of us tend to take our heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for granted. As long as they are working, it’s easy to go on day after day without thinking about them. But, like most other things, taking care of your HVAC system through regular maintenance is critical to keeping it in good working order.

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Should I Choose a Heat Pump or a Furnace?

October 9, 2020
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Looking to install a new heater in your Savannah or Hilton Head 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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Why Is My Heat Pump Turning On and Off Frequently?

September 14, 2020
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The continuous on-and-off phenomenon is known as short cycling. When a heat pump short cycles, it is having trouble heating or cooling your Savannah home. The unit can’t maintain the set temperature, so it restarts over and over again.

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Transitioning Your Heat Pump

June 15, 2020
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One reason Georgia and South Carolina homeowners love heat pumps is they function as an all-in-one unit. Instead of purchasing and maintaining a separate furnace and air conditioning system, you can simply transition your heat pump from the heat setting to the cooling setting and vice versa as seasons warrant.

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How a New Heat Pump Is More Energy Efficient Than Ever

September 24, 2019
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If you live in Hilton Head, SC, a new heat pump could lower your heating and air conditioning costs by 15 to 40%. This impressive leap in performance is made possible by 2-stage compressors and variable speed motors that modulate according to real-time heating and cooling needs.

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How to Keep Your Finished Basement Warm?

February 20, 2019
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If you spend time in the basement of your Hilton Head, SC, home, keeping the space as comfortable as possible can be a little tricky in the winter. Here are a few ways you can keep your finished basement warm this winter and some tips to ensure you’re able to enjoy every area of your home.

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Why Heat Pumps Are Perfect For Your Georgia Home

January 28, 2019
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While traditional HVAC systems can do a great job of keeping your Savannah, Georgia, home comfortable, there are some other heating and cooling systems to consider. Heat pumps are a great alternative to traditional HVAC systems and are perfectly suited to the warmer Georgia climate. Here’s how they work and why they continue to be…

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3 Autumn Energy Tips

October 23, 2018
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It’s warm during the summer here in Savannah, Georgia, but staying comfortable in the cool fall weather without raising your utility bills is still a challenge. Here are some autumn energy tips to increase your HVAC system’s efficiency and keep your home from feeling chilly. Install a programmable thermostat, use ceiling fans, and maintain your…

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