Air On Demand Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Heat Pump’

Does Your Heat Pump Need Repairs?

Monday, February 17th, 2020

service-timeHeat pumps tend to be the main home climate control systems found around Homestead. This is because they have the ability to both cool your home down (which they will be used to do most of the year) and heat the home (on those few days of the year here in Florida when the temperatures drop far enough.)

These are great systems to have around in the modern Florida home. But they don’t last forever, especially not if they aren’t taken care of. Your heat pump may look unassuming being a compact block on your wall but is actually a somewhat complicated system.

A system like this needs to be kept up through maintenance and repairs by a professional HVAC contractor in Homestead, FL. Let’s discuss how you can tell that the time for repairs has come!

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Furnaces vs. Heat Pumps: We Compare the Two

Monday, February 5th, 2018

pen-paper-noteHeaters in our area don’t get a ton of usage. But there’s one system that combines a heater with the system you do use throughout much of the year: your central air conditioner. That system is a heat pump, and it uses electricity to pump refrigerant throughout the indoor and outdoor components of the split-system to move heat from place to place.

Furnaces in our area run on electricity, too. So why would you choose one over the other? We go over this and other questions about furnaces and heat pumps in today’s guide. For more information, contact our friendly team!

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