Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

No two ways about it, it’s a big step to move ahead with a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And many Fort Wayne homeowners will say so – particularly those who sought out Masters Heating & Cooling, Inc. 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 whirl:

  • Current geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been put to the test – and acing it! – for better than 50 years.
  • As it stands, there are well over 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, operational ease, 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 now marketed.
  • Maintenance expenses are markedly lower with geothermal than with conventional central HVAC systems mostly because geothermal systems have so few moving mechanical parts and require so little maintenance in the first place.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can last for a respectable 30 to 50 years, whereas standard 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 shows that Fort Wayne owners of geothermal systems typically see a reduction in their energy bills ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are far more environmentally accommodating than any fossil fuel system, giving rise, by comparison, to almost one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more irresistable to you, get hold of Masters Heating & Cooling, Inc., the Fort Wayne geothermal specialists, today. There’s much more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to go, we’ve got just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.