Are heat pumps cheaper than wood stoves?

Answer According to a Google Price product search, a heat pump can cost $400 to $700 on the low end and up to $4,000 on the high end. This does not include installation. A wood stove starts at $200 and g... Read More »

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Are heat pumps more expensive than air conditioners?

On One Hand: Heat Pumps Cost More InitiallyHeat pumps are more expensive to purchase than a home air conditioning (AC) system. Installation costs for heat pumps are also often considerably higher t... Read More »

Is a propane heat pump cheaper than an electric one?

As of February 2010, propane costs 14 percent more than electricity to burn in a heat pump. Propane costs $2.68 per gallon, compared to an average of 10 cents per kilowatt of electrical energy. At... Read More »

The Disadvantages of Heat Pumps to Heat a Swimming Pool?

Heat pumps are used in houses and swimming pools. The pumps use a refrigerant gas to transfer heat from the air to the pool. The gas has a high heat transfer capability, and is compressed to concen... Read More »

Ways to Make Wood Last Longer in Wood Stoves?

Wood stoves offer alternative heating. The wood-burning appliance provides supplemental heat to conventional home heating and emergency heat during power outages. Flames dancing in a wood stove of... Read More »