Heat Pump Articles

How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency

June 30, 2023
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If you are in the market for a new heat pump in Oro Valley, efficiency is probably a key factor in your search. The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has a universal ranking system for heating and cooling units that serves to help.

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4 Factors to Consider When Buying a Heat Pump

March 15, 2023
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So you are looking to invest in a heat pump. You are not alone––many Americans are making the switch.

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Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps

January 27, 2023
Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps. Image of unit outside home.

Whoever named the heat pump was being modest.

Not only do heat pumps generate heat, but they can also pump out cool air. What’s more, a new heat pump can cut your Arizona energy costs by up to 50 percent when you make the switch from a furnace or baseboard heater, according to the US Department of Energy (DOE)

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Why Is My Heat Pump Tripping the Circuit Breaker?

February 28, 2022
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Heat pumps can cause your circuit breaker to trip for a variety of reasons. Repeated tripping indicates an error that needs to be corrected.

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Why Is My Heat Pump Freezing Up?

January 31, 2022
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Experiencing a frozen heat pump? Our team of experienced HVAC professionals is just around the corner, ready to assist you.

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How Can I Get My Heat Pump to Last Longer?

September 30, 2021
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From our experienced team, here are five steps you can take to keep your heat pump in tip-top shape and help make it last even longer.

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Why Is My Heat Pump Turning On and Off Frequently?

August 13, 2021
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A system short cycles when it turns on and off frequently. Here are four reasons this might be happening to your heat pump and what you should do.

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Why Is My Heat Pump Making Loud Noises?

July 30, 2021
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If your home’s heat pump is making loud noises, use this list of common sounds to look out for to help solve your issue.

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Why Is My Heat Pump Blowing Hot Air on the Cool Setting?

May 28, 2021
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Is your home’s heat pump blowing hot air when it is on cool? Here are five top reasons your heat pump might doing this.

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Four Factors to Consider When Buying a Heat Pump

March 15, 2021
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So you are looking to invest in a heat pump. You are not alone––many people are making the switch.

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Heat Pump Versus Furnace

November 30, 2020
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Need a new heater for your home? The two most popular choices are a heat pump and a furnace. We want to help show the pros and cons of each system.

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Transitioning Your Heat Pump

March 23, 2020
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One reason Arizona homeowners love heat pumps is they function as an all-in-one unit. Instead of purchasing and maintaining a separate furnace and air conditioning system, you can simply transition your heat pump from the heat setting to the cooling setting and vice versa as seasons warrant.  Our ACS Air Conditioning Services team wants you…

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Heat Pump Maintenance Tips

December 10, 2019
Heat Pump Maintenance

Most of us tend to take our heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for granted. As long as they are working, it’s easy to go on day after day without thinking about them. But, like most other things, taking care of your HVAC system through regular maintenance is critical to keeping it in good…

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What Is a Heat Pump and How Does It Work?

March 8, 2019
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A heat pump is a device that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside to outside or from outside to inside. In the winter a heat pump works like a heater, extracting heat energy from outside and transferring it inside—instead of generating its own heat like a furnace.

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