Heat Pumps - Year-round Comfort

February 10, 2015

Is it really realistic to be comfortable all year-long without a problem in your heating and cooling system? It seems like a distant possibility, especially in Odessa. Picking out which comfort system is the one for you also has effects on your wallet, so making the most knowledgeable decision is important to preserving your home comfortable for a long time.

There is a combined system that could be precisely what you’re looking for, and don’t let the title trick you into thinking it’s only for heating and not for cooling. Heat pumps are affordable and energy efficient and may be just what you’re looking for. In the cooling mode, heat pumps take heat from inside the home just like a regular air conditioner. However, in the heating mode, a heat pump reverses the process and removes heat from outdoor air to heat the home. Heat pumps can be the perfect solution to year-long efficient heating and cooling because yes; it can do both! All it requires is to be installed and you’ll grow your energy efficiency immediately if you are swapping out an older dated system.

Let’s break it down. What are the main positivies to obtaining a heat pump in Odessa?

  • Two appliances in one: Since a heat pump heats and cools you will not need a separate furnace and air conditioner.
  • Clean operation: heat pumps run 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 ease of your home, particularily if it’s time to exchange your current heating and cooling system. They are great all-in-one systems that, when used in the proper environment, will absolutely provide you with annual comfort. If you would like to know more about heat pumps, how they work into the Odessa temperatures and if they are right for your home, give our pros at Redhawk Heating & Air Conditioning a call at 432-237-0168.