Which heat pump is best for your home?
With the first cold mornings thoughts turn to heating, and high on most people’s list is a heat pump. They are a popular choice because they provide cheap, clean heat and ‘touch of a button’ convenience.
Being a significant investment and a permanent fixture to a property so it’s important to make the right choice. Each property is unique and has individual features that greatly affect the airflow around a space as well as the heat loss.
These include property location, typical ambient air temperatures and humidity levels, aspect to the sun, insulation in ceilings and walls, window surface area, positioning of walls, etc. What is right for friends or neighbours is not necessarily right for you.
All manufacturers claim to have the best, quietest and most energy efficient heat pumps and are constantly updating models and improving specifications. So finding out which heat pump is best for you is not that straightforward.
It requires a combination of accurate calculation of the space to be heated, taking into account all property characteristics, plus an up to date knowledge of the performance specifications of all makes and models available.
This is where local company Heat Pump Guys can help. Fully independent heat pump specialists and accredited agents for all major brands, they offer an obligation-free home survey and unbiased advice on which heat pump is best for you.
Sending specialist: Tony Ma is the store manager of Pack & Send Pitt St.
Important decision: Which heat pump will suit your home? Heat Pump Guys can demystify the process.