Many people have questions about geothermal heating. Is it the best way to heat your home? Is the cost worth it? Is it really any better than more traditional ways of heating your home?
Geothermal heating is one of the latest innovations when it comes to heating your home. There are many benefits with geothermal heating, including safety, lower costs in the long run, and a longer period of use for the unit. It is also a much greener system because it uses the sun as its source of power. This eliminates the harmful chemicals that can come from burning other fuels.
While it may seem very expensive to switch to geothermal heating, the cost will be less to you in the long run. The money you can save with a geothermal heating system will make up for the initial installation cost. This saving also starts immediately after installation, so you can begin to see the return on your investment quickly.
The heat pump for a geothermal heating unit also doesn’t require as much maintenance. Traditional systems usually last about 15 years, but a geothermal unit will generally last at least 25 years. It has fewer moving parts to keep working smoothly and only requires small amounts of maintenance.
If you are interested in switching to geothermal heating, give us a call at B&R Heating & Cooling today. We will be more than happy to answer any questions you have and help you decide if geothermal heating is the best choice for your home.