Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

For sure, it’s a big step to commit to a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And lots of Mountain Home homeowners will tell you so – especially those who signed on with Custom Heating & Cooling Inc. for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still assessing your options, not quite ready to decide, give these geothermal facts a whirl:

  • 21st century geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been worked and reworked, hammered and honed over the course of 50 years 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 confidence in geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners rating 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 currently being marketed.
  • Maintenance costs are significantly lower with geothermal than with standard central HVAC systems essentially because geothermal systems have relatively few moving mechanisms and require relatively little maintenance anyway.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can keep on working for a respectable 30 to 50 years, whereas common 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 Mountain Home owners of geothermal systems frequently see a lowering of their energy bills ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are known to be more environmentally friendly than any fossil fuel system, producing, by comparison, nearly one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more attractive to you, get hold of Custom Heating & Cooling Inc., the Mountain Home 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 have just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.