Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Admittedly, it’s a big step to move ahead with a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And plenty of Greene County homeowners will attest to that – particularly those who signed on with Kool-Temp Heating & Cooling Inc. for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still mulling your options over, not quite primed to decide, give these geothermal facts a spin:

  • Modern geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been worked and reworked, hammered and honed 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 happiness with geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners proclaiming the comfort, ease of use, and energy savings their geothermal systems provide higher than that of any other system with which they’re familiar.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study discloses that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system marketed today.
  • Maintenance exexpenditures are notably lower with geothermal than with standard central HVAC systems essentially because geothermal systems have very few moving mechanical parts and need very little maintenance to begin with.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems generally will last 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 Greene County owners of geothermal systems frequently realize energy savings ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are have a well-deserved reputation for being less of an environmental challenge than any fossil fuel system, generating, by comparison, about one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more irresistable to you, get together with Kool-Temp Heating & Cooling Inc., the Greene County geothermal specialists, today. There’s so much more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to move forward, we have just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.