Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

To be sure, it’s a big step to endorse the installation of a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And many Lime Springs homeowners will attest to that – particularly those who sought out Johnson Comfort Systems, Inc. for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still mulling your options over, not quite primed to choose, let these eight focal geothermal facts roll around in your brain some:

  • Modern geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been tested and perfected over the course of half a century or so.
  • To date, there are well over one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations here in the United States alone.
  • General trust in geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners rating the comfort, operational ease, and energy savings their geothermal systems provide higher than that of any other system they’ve had.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study shows that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system being sold today.
  • Maintenance spending is noticeably lower with geothermal than with standard central HVAC systems mostly because geothermal systems have relatively few moving machine parts and need relatively little maintenance anyway.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can keep working efficiently for a respectable 30 to 50 years, whereas common HVAC systems generally are in need of repair or replacement after 15 years.
  • Comparing the cost of local utilities and fossil fuel to the cost of maintaining a geothermal heating and cooling system makes it patently obvious that Lime Springs owners of geothermal systems frequently see a reduction in their energy bills ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are known to be more environmentally responsible than any fossil fuel system, giving rise, by comparison, to roughly one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more tempting to you, see Johnson Comfort Systems, Inc., the Lime Springs geothermal pros, today. There’s a great deal more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to commit, we’ll provide just the geothermal heating and cooling system that can handle your home.