Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

No doubt about it, it’s a big step to endorse the installation of a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And scores of Manhattan homeowners will tell you so – particularly those who turned to Carlson Heating & AC, LLC for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still trying to wrap your head around it, not quite psyched to move forward, give these geothermal facts a spin:

  • Current geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been researched and refined over the course of at least five decades or so.
  • As it stands, there are significantly more than one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations in this country alone.
  • Consumer happiness with geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners proclaiming the comfort, ease of use, and energy savings their geothermal systems furnish higher than that of any other system with which they’re familiar.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study shows that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system currently being marketed.
  • Maintenance expenses are notably lower with geothermal than with conventional central HVAC systems primarily because geothermal systems have relatively few moving mechanisms and require relatively little maintenance anyway.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can last for a good 30 to 50 years, whereas traditional HVAC systems quite often must be repaired or replaced after 15 years.
  • Comparing the cost of local utilities and fossil fuel to the cost of operating a geothermal heating and cooling system reveals that Manhattan owners of geothermal systems often realize energy savings ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are recognized as being more environmentally responsible than any fossil fuel system, giving rise, by comparison, to roughly one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more tempting to you, contact Carlson Heating & AC, LLC, the Manhattan geothermal authority, today. There’s lots more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to give the okay, we’ve got just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.