Heat Pumps – Year-round Comfort02/10/2015 Is it really possible to be comfortable through every season without a hitch in your heating and cooling system? It seems like a distant possibility, especially in Bountiful. Choosing which comfort system is best for you also has effects on your wallet, so making the most knowledgeable decision is important to keeping your home comfortable for a long time. There is an all-encompassing system that could be exactly what you’re scanning for, and don’t let the title trick you into thinking it’s only intended for heating and not for cooling. Heat pumps are easy on the wallet and energy efficient and may be just what you need. In the cooling mode, heat pumps take heat from inside the home just like an average air conditioner. However, in the heating mode, a heat pump reverses the process and moves heat from outdoor air to heat the indoors. Heat pumps can be the ideal solution to all-encompassing efficient heating and cooling because yes; it can do both! All it needs is to be installed and you’ll grow your energy efficiency instantly if you are replacing an older dated system. Let’s break it down. What are the main advantages to adding a heat pump in Bountiful? Two appliances in one: Because a heat pump heats and cools you will not need both a furnace and air conditioner. Clean operation: heat pumps run on electricity and do not [[use|utilize|need fossil fuels like natural gas or propane. A heat pump may be the correct answer for you and the comfort of your home, specifically if it’s time to replace your current heating and cooling system. They are great all-in-one systems that, when used in the proper environment, will absolutely provide you with comfort all year long. If you would like to learn more about heat pumps, how they work into the Bountiful temperatures and if they are a good fit for your home, give our experts at Craig's Heating & Cooling a call at 801-295-3357 or contact us online.