Dayco Systems Blog: Archive for the ‘Heat Pumps’ Category

How Does a Dual Fuel System Work?

Monday, January 16th, 2023

Heat pumps are becoming more popular options for home comfort than ever before. They work as both heating and cooling systems and have high energy efficiency in the heating mode which makes them excellent energy savers compared to many furnaces. These all-electric systems can not only help homeowners with year-round comfort and savings, but also benefit the environment thanks to their efficiency.

There is a drawback to heat pumps, however: with extremely cold temperatures, they will lose energy efficiency. This is why dual fuel systems exist—heat pumps that have a “workaround” when it comes to heating during the coldest days. You may benefit from having an installation of a dual fuel system in Acworth, GA, so we’ll explain exactly what these comfort systems do.

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Is Heat Pump Needed For the Winter?

Monday, December 5th, 2022

One of the best parts about using a heat pump system for your HVAC needs is that they are year-round climate control systems—providing effective cooling in the summer and heating in the winter. As the weather begins to cool, now is the perfect time to start thinking about whether you need to make an upgrade to your HVAC systems, whether it be your heater or your air conditioner.

If you’re looking at new heating systems this fall, you would do well to consider the many advantages that a heat pump brings. A heat pump operates according to the same principles of a central air conditioning system, except that it has a reversing valve that allows it to heat during the winter, and they are great for climates like our with relatively mild winters.

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How Does a Heat Pump Work?

Monday, December 27th, 2021

When it comes to heating or cooling your home, there are many options to choose from. If you don’t already have a heat pump system in place, you might wonder what the big deal is! Are heat pumps really all that great? Well, they are for many homes! Your home just might be one of them.

A heat pump system is very similar to a central air conditioner, with one big difference–not only does it cool your home, but it also has heating capabilities–we’ll dive into the “how” of that below! Go ahead and read on to learn more about heat pumps, and how one of these systems could benefit your home!

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