Posts Tagged ‘Heat Pumps’

Here’s What Might Be Wrong with Your Heat Pump

Monday, July 15th, 2019

man-with-fanIt’s the middle of summer here in Florida, which means that the last thing you need on your hands is a broken heat pump. Obviously, you can deal with things like alligators, tropical storms, and sunburns, but how the heck are you supposed to go on living with a faulty heat pump system?

Well, the good news is that there are a number of reasons why your heat pump might not be working as it should, and below, we have listed some of them for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more! (And remember, if you find yourself dealing with a fussy heat pump, do not hesitate to contact your Orlando AC repair experts!) 

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Does My Heat Pump Have a Refrigerant Leak?

Monday, February 12th, 2018

temperature-just-rightBecause our winter weather is mild, to say the least, many homeowners in our area feel that a designated heating system is a bit of overkill. Now, those homeowners also realize that they still need dependable heaters to make it through the occasional cold night comfortably. They just may be hesitant to invest in a system that is solely used for heating their homes. That is why the heat pump is such an incredibly popular type of system in our area.

The heat pump, as you may know, is an HVAC system that allows homeowners to both heat and cool their homes throughout the year. That means that you can use just one system in order to keep comfortable all year long. We’ll get further into the specifics of how this works in the post below. Here’s a sneak preview, though—it’s all thanks to the refrigerant cycle. That is why a refrigerant leak in your heat pump in Brooksville, FL is such a problem.

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Why Choose a Ductless Mini Split System?

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

ductless-mini-splitsBecause we live in such a hot and humid area, it makes sense that you might give your air conditioner more frequent thought than you do your home heating system. That doesn’t mean that your heater is not just as important as your AC, though. If you are serious about living comfortably all year long, then you need both a great heater and an AC installed, regardless of how much you may use one or the other.

Of course, you could also opt to have just one system installed that will handle both your heating and your cooling needs. We’ve talked previously about how heat pumps are able to provide both heating and cooling, and today we are going to focus on a variation of that theme: the ductless mini split. Read on to learn more about why you may want to skip the ductwork when heating and cooling your home.

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