Heat Pumps Articles

How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency

January 15, 2024
How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency. Couple sitting on the floor drinking out of mugs and eating breakfast.

If you are in the market for a new heat pump, efficiency is probably a key factor in your search. The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has a universal ranking system for heating and cooling units that serves to help. 

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Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps

July 17, 2023
Image of a heat pump. Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps.

In some ways, heat pumps have an edge over the traditional combination of a furnace and central air conditioning (AC) unit. However, no two households are the same, and each option has its pros and cons.

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4 Factors to Consider When Buying a Heat Pump

June 14, 2023
Image of technician working with heat pump. 4 Factors to Consider When Buying a Heat Pump.

So you are looking to invest in a heat pump. You are not alone––many Americans are making the switch.

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Three Reasons to Consider a Geothermal Heat Pump

January 13, 2021
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Speak to one for our Precise Comfort heating and cooling professionals about the different geothermal heat pump options available.

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Heat Pump Maintenance Tips

December 2, 2019
Air conditioning heat pumps on the side of a house.

Most of us tend to take our heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for granted. As long as they are working, it’s easy to go on day after day without thinking about them. But, like most other things, taking care of your HVAC system through regular maintenance is critical to keeping it in good working order.

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Geothermal Heat Pump Basics

November 8, 2019
House with geothermic heat pump and air conditioning in the basement.

In this day and age when everyone is concerned about the world’s limited resources and the impact of energy usage on the environment, it’s encouraging to know sustainable solutions are being developed and improved upon. Geothermal heating is one of those technologies that holds the potential to significantly change the way you heat your New Orleans home.

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Why Is Your Heat Pump Tripping the Circuit Breaker?

May 7, 2019
An HVAC technician in Lakeview, LA, troubleshooting why a heat pump tripped the circuit breaker.

Your heat pump may be tripping your circuit breaker because of dusty air filters, covered-up vents, dirty condenser coils, motor problems, or electrical…

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Heating System: Heat Pump vs. Furnace

November 15, 2017
A New Orleans Homeowner Keeping Warm with a new Heating System from Precise Comfort & Climate Specialists.

Looking to install a new heater in your home? Your two most popular choices in New Orleans, LA, are a heat pump and a furnace. But which one to choose?

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Transitioning Your Heat Pump

September 14, 2017
Transitioning Your Heat Pump

It is time to schedule maintenance before temperatures drop, and Precise Comfort is here to help you learn how to do so…

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What is the Difference Between a Heat Pump and Traditional AC/Furnace?

December 30, 2016
What is the Difference Between a Heat Pump and Traditional AC/Furnace?

Learn the difference between a heat pump and a traditional air conditioner/furnace system in this new post from the experts at Precise Comfort and Climate Specialists, Inc.

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