At what temperature will a heat pump still heat a home?

Answer In the winter, the normal heat pump system extracts heat from outdoor air and transfers it inside where it is circulated through your home's ductwork by a fan. Even cold air contains a great deal o... Read More »

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What is a good temperature program to use on a programmable thermostat for a heat pump to heat a house?

At what temperature will a Lennox heat pump work?

A heat pump begins to work depending on the temperature the thermostat is set at. When the thermostat senses the need for heat or cooling, it signals the pump. The pump then either moves warm out o... Read More »

What is the lowest temperature at which a heat pump will work?

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, heat pumps switch to an alternate method of heating when temperatures are less than 40 degrees Fahrenheit. It recommends using a gas-fired backup furnace... Read More »

Is it possible to have a heat pump and traditional heat in the same home?

It is possible for air, water and ground source heat pumps to work independently or alongside traditional heating systems in the home. Heat pumps can provide radiant and/or warm air heating and/or ... Read More »