How much do heat pumps cost?

Answer As of April 2010, the average price for a heat pump installation is going to run you in the range of $2,000 to $5,000. This price range is for a split system that has a unit on the inside and the o... Read More »

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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 »

What are heat pumps used for?

A heat pump is a central air conditioner that uses a reversing switch to operate in reverse; the way the air conditioner works in the summer. If you went to the big fan unit (condenser) outside yo... Read More »

Questions You Should Ask About Heat Pumps?

Heat pumps can both heat and cool a house. They extract heat from the air and ground and transfer it to the inside to heat the home. They can sometimes be more efficient than gas or oil furnaces; h... Read More »

Are heat pumps really efficient?

On One Hand: Energy SaverAccording to the U.S. Department of Energy, heat pumps are efficient in transferring heat inside and outside of a house. In electric heating systems, they help reduce energ... Read More »