Geothermal System | Heating and Air Conditioning
Homeowner’s depend on quality heating and air conditioning to have acomfortable home throughout the year. Of growing popularity is the geothermal system. Geothermal energyrelies on the temperature of the earth’s consistent temperature underground toabsorb or disperse heat as needed. At Cypress Heating and Air Conditioning, weoffer the installation of Carrier geothermal units to ensure that your comfortyear round.
A geothermal system takes advantage of thesoil temperatures four to six feet beneath your lawn, a well, or a pond to createheat and air conditioning when you need it. Geothermal technology preconditionsthe refrigerant that heats and cools your home. This saves you money byreducing the amount of energy required, withoutworking against outdoor temperature extremes.
The Benefitsof Geothermal
Geothermal heating and air conditioning offer the following benefits:
· A geothermal system canlower your home’s heating cost by up to 70 percent, and reduces the cost of air conditioning by as much as 40percent.
· A geothermal system operates quietly.
· Geothermal systems are considered the most efficient heating and air conditioning systemsavailable.
The Investment That Pays You Back
A geothermalsystem is an investment that pays off in energy savings immediately, andcontinues to save you money for years to come. Through the end of this year a federaltax credit is available, and potential rebates from state, power companies, andother sources may provide assistance in offsetting your cost.
The geothermal heat pump provides a typicallifespan of 25 years when properly maintained, while the underground componentscan last 50 years or longer under normal circumstances. When compared to theaverage air-source heat pump, a geothermal system stands out from the rest.
Professional Installation Required
The geothermal heat pump is not your average heating and air conditioning unit. Installationrequires an installer with specialized training, experience, and proficiency ingeothermal technology and installation. A qualified installer is essential inachieving the proper performance of the geothermal heating and air conditioning system. Cypress Heating and AirConditioning professionals offer NATE certification ensuring you receive thebest in the industry.
Furthermore, the geothermal installation requires property in which to install theloop. Loop installation can be in the vertical or horizontal position. Thehorizontal loop field is less costly to install, but does require adequate squarefootage for installation, whereas the vertical loop requires considerably lesssquare footage, but is more costly to install. An available water source may alsoprovide an alternative to ground installation.
Maintenance and Repair
All HVACsystems require routine maintenance, and eventually repair. Our certifiedtechnicians offer expertise in your geothermal maintenance and repair. Do nottrust your system to just anyone, call on our factory certified technicians forreliable maintenance and repair.
Contact Cypress Heating and Air Conditioning for additionalinformation about the geothermal heatingand air conditioning system, or other HVACsystems. Our certified HVAC techniciansoffer the expertise required for the proper installation of a geothermal system. We serve Katy,Plano and the surrounding areas, and are a member of the BBB with an A+ rating.