Heat Pump Replacement — When To Consider One


A heat pump is a dynamic system that can heat and cool homes throughout the year. They're pretty popular around the country because they're fairly easy to maintain and offer some reliable safety features.  If you have one of these systems and it has any of these issues, you may need to replace it with a new system. 

Always Having to Complete Repairs

If your heat pump is at the point where repairs are pretty routine, meaning you have to complete a repair every couple of weeks or so, then this is a clear sign you need to find a replacement. This is the best way to get consistent heating and cooling performance from one of these systems again.

You can hire a professional company to perform this replacement and have the existing heat pump removed without any type of property damage happening. Then you can trust repairs won't be something you have to worry about for a long time. 

Heat Pump No Longer is Energy Efficient

One of the better aspects of heat pumps for residential properties is their energy efficiency. You can run one of these systems constantly and not have to worry about energy costs.

If you ever reach a point where energy efficiency dips off tremendously, this is a sign your pump system has reached the end of its lifespan. The best thing you can do now is find a replacement so that you can restore energy efficiency and thus not spend a fortune to keep this system running each day. 

Heat Pump Poses a Safety Risk to Family

You always want to make sure a heat pump works safely because you have a family to think about after all. If your current heat pump breaks down and thus poses a risk from a safety standpoint, such as a carbon monoxide leak, then you probably should have said system replaced.

Then you won't take any chances with safety. A new heat pump will work great, whether you use it for heating or cooling. You can trust in the new unit's safety too if you have a licensed installer get it into position around your property.

A heat pump is an outstanding system you can use to heat and cool your home over the years. If your current pump isn't responding well and repairs won't really make an impact on performance, then you might want to replace the unit. Then you'll have no issues at all with heating or cooling anymore. 

To learn more about heat pump replacements, reach out to a local HVAC contractor.


22 February 2023

all about attic ventilation

While sitting in my living room on a hot summer day, I could feel the heat coming through the ceiling out of my attic and making the house warm up more than it should. I crawled up into the attic one evening to find out that the roof vents weren't working any longer because they were clogged with all sorts of debris. Did you know that when this happens, your home's temperature can rise to very uncomfortable levels? Did you know that your home could actually be damaged if the attic isn't well vented? This blog will show you all about attic ventilation.