SPS Mechanical Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Heat Pumps’

You Might Need a New Air Conditioner

Monday, September 7th, 2020

We get it: that’s not necessarily the sentence you want to hear right now. But let’s be honest, we’re not the kind of HVAC team to lie to you, are we? It’s true, your air conditioner could be on its last legs and it’s about time you did something about it. Would you rather be surprised by a sudden breakdown or meet this ordeal head-on and replace it with something better?

Luckily, you’ve got plenty of options. From heat pumps to more efficient central air conditioners, there are various different types of air conditioners to choose from. The most important thing you can do as a homeowner is to get well-acquainted with air conditioning in Deptford Township.

What kinds of air conditioners are out there? What system would best benefit your home? Those are all questions we’ll seek to answer in this blog, so keep reading!

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When to Replace Your Heat Pump

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

If you take really good care of your heat pump, you can probably get it to last well over a decade. No matter how well you look after your heat pump, though, you will eventually have to install a new one. It’s best that you be able to recognize when you need a new heat pump, so that you aren’t surprised by it suddenly dying on you. Let’s take a look at some of the indications that you need to replace your heat pump.

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The Benefits of Heat Pump Installation

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

With summer fast approaching, now is the time to install a new air conditioning system if you don’t have one. Before you go ahead and install a central split system, though, you should consider all of the options. Heat pumps have a wide range of benefits to offer those homeowners who install them. Let’s take a look at how a heat pump operates, and how it can help you stay cool this summer.

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What Does it Mean When There’s Ice on My Heat Pump?

Monday, November 16th, 2015

With winter upon us, you’re probably using your heat pump to keep yourself warm on a daily basis. If you are, you may notice that ice occasionally builds up on the outside part of the heat pump while it’s on. This isn’t automatically a problem, but it can certainly become one under the right circumstances. Let’s take a look at why ice forms on the heat pump, and when you should call for repairs.

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Common Heat Pump Problems During Heating Season

Monday, October 19th, 2015

As we get further into heating season, it is important to keep an eye on the heating system in your home for problems that may crop up. Today, we are going to take a look at heat pumps. Read on for a list of some of the most common heat pump problems that occur during heating season, and when you should call for repairs.

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Common Heat Pump Problems

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Heat pumps can develop operational problems, just like any other system. And just like any other system, those problems are progressive. If you let problems with your heat pump system progress for long enough, they can grow into very serious issues. With that in mind, it is a good idea to call for repairs from HVAC professionals as soon as you recognize that your system is having problems. Let’s take a look at some of the common symptoms that indicate that your heat pump needs repairs.

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Why You Should Consider a Heat Pump this Summer

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Traditional home cooling systems are a good way to keep comfortable during the summer, but they are not the only methods available. Heat pumps are a great alternative for homeowners looking for a different option to the typical air conditioning system. Why bother switching to a heat pump, though? There are a couple of different reasons. First, let’s take a look at what a heat pump actually is. Then, we’ll discuss the advantages of using one over other air conditioning options.

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Signs That You Should Replace Your Ductless System

Monday, July 13th, 2015

Ductless systems are becoming more popular, as people look for cost-effective alternatives to centralized systems. As effective as ductless systems are, though, they are not invincible. Sooner or later, you will need to replace your ductless system. The following are some of the common signs that you can use to determine whether your ductless system needs replacing.

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Heat Pump Issues You Should Know About

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Heat pumps are becoming increasingly popular for their ability to provide both heating and cooling functions. Many homeowners are using their heat pumps on a daily basis to keep cool during these warm summer months. Along with that increased load, though, comes the increased chance of problems cropping up. Since you can prevent more damage to your heat pump the faster you react to problems, let’s examine some common issues you should know about.

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When Is It Time to Replace My Heat Pump?

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Heat pumps are great pieces of equipment for heating and cooling your home, and they can last a long time with proper care and maintenance. However, no matter how well you look after your heat pump you will eventually have to replace it. When your heat pump gets towards the end of its life, it’s a good idea to recognize it as soon as possible. Otherwise, you might find yourself with a dead heat pump in the middle of a hot summer day. Read on to learn how to identify when it’s time to replace your heat pump.

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