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If installed properly by a competent contractor they are likely no better or worse than any other brand unless you buy a low end builders grade model. Like anything else you get what you pay for.
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Can you heat a spa with an electric heat pump?

Is this heat pump approved by your local codes or that of NSPF for use in or around swimming pools? I think not. Not a good idea to mix water and electricity. . Yes you could, if you live in a very hot climate... heat pumps would only be able to heat water to spa temperature if the weather was ver (MORE)

Which is better Electric heat or heat pump?

Heat pump - lots more efficient and dramatically cheaper to operate. Heat pump is definitely better as it not only saves electricity bills but is also easy to maintain and install.

What is a heat pump?

A heat pump is a heating system that applies the principle of refrigeraation to heating homes. These principles are: 1. when a gas is quickly compressed, it's temperature rises; 2. when a gas is allowed to expand suddenly it's temperature fallls; 3. when a liquid evaporates, it absorbs heat; and 4. (MORE)

How can Geothermal heat pumps heat a home?

While temperatures above ground change a lot from day to day and season to season, temperatures in the upper 10 feet of the Earth's surface hold nearly constant between 50 and 60 degrees Fahrenheit. For most areas, this means that soil temperatures are usually warmer than the air in winter and coole (MORE)

What does a heat pump look like?

A heat pump in the home will be the air conditioning compressor. Itwill be a heavy unit that is usually square to cylindrical andattached to cooling tower assembly.

How effective is a geothermal heat pump?

It's very effective and efficient. It of course uses the earth's heat for heating a building. Only a small amount of electricity is needed for this, compared to the large amount needed for an electric furnace or baseboard heater.. Geothermal is very expensive to install, but will make up for the co (MORE)

Why is my Pool pump over heating?

switch in motor , capacitor,1/2 voltage if a 220v motor , to big of impeler, pump out put flow choked - restricted or shorted motor. pool pump repair guy in longwood fl.

Heat pump vs non heat pump?

A HEAT PUMP, AIR TO AIR OR GEO-THERMAL, WILL OUT PERFORM (ENERGY USE), A CONVENTIONAL SYSTEM FROM 3:1 UP TO 7:1. SIMPLE MATH= FROM $300 TO $700 A MONTH (ENERGY BILL) WILL NOW COST $100. lc Heat pumps are definitely more efficient as they make use of lesser energy to perform well. More importantly (MORE)

What is heat pump?

A Heat pump is a air conditioning/heating system that utilizes a reversing valve in the refrigerant circut that reverses the flow, and brings the heat in side the home from outdoors

Geothermal heat pumps can heat homes by?

By using the ground as the source for heat, much like an airsource heat pump uses air to remove the heat from the air on a cold day a geothermal system using the more consistent earth as the source for pulling heat out of the ground to heat your home in the winter and cool your home in the summer. T (MORE)

How Does Heating From A Heat Pump Work?

The heart of the heat pump is the Copeland scroll compressor. The compressor continuously pumps the ozone safe refrigerant from the outside coils to the inside coils. The refrigerant carries the heat with it to be released inside the house. Then the warm air is circulated throughout the home by the (MORE)

Most reliable central air heat pump?

For years the name Lennox came up as the most reliable heat pumps and furnaces. The truth nowadays is it is much more important how it is installed and sized than what who makes it. The parts in these heat pumps are very similar- same compressor(most use a Copeland scroll compressor), same gauge cop (MORE)

How do you pump down a heat pump unit?

The process of pumping down a heat pump is quite simple. First you should switch the unit into air conditioning and put your compound gauge on the suction line. Make sure the unit is running. Then valve off the discharge line and watch your gauge pressure. When it pulls itself down into a vacuum the (MORE)

Goodman ac model CK49 1B electric or heat pump?

Turn the heat on then go to the airhandler, if the larger of the 2 copper pipes (insulated one) gets hot it is a heat pump. If it remains at room temperature your airhandler has an electric heater installed in it.

Will a white rogers thermostat work with goodman heat and air pump?

Any brand thermostat will work with any brand of equipment. Matching the proper stat to the application is what matters, not the brand. You should also know most digital/programmable stats nowadays can be configured by the installer to work with most any equipment configuration.

What is the life expectancy of a heat pump?

It depends on how much your heat pump is used, checked, serviced, and how well it is maintained. ( Always have your HVAC systems regularly maintained to increase life expectancy !) The usage of a heat pump varies greatly depending on where you live. Other factors can include if it is an air-source (MORE)

What is a heat pump unit?

A heat pump is one part, of a two part heating and cooling system and can be used as the primary heating unit in mild winter locations. They can also be used to supplement other heating systems where the temperatures are sub-freezing for longer time periods. Heat pumps also are used in summer for co (MORE)

How does a geothermal heat pump work?

Ground sourced heat pumps simply move energy from one place to another. The process of which is explained on the image below: . An Evaporator (ground loop heat exchanger) transfers the heat from the ground into the fluid circulating in the loop. . At this point the energy in the ground loop tra (MORE)

How reliable is a American standard split heat pump?

That's a pretty good unit. Am. Stan. has been producing the trane equipment since about 1978.I'm a Carrier guy, but as long as you stick to a major brand you should be fine. Get three quotes. They should all be pretty comparable. Then always go with whomever you feel you can trust.

Where is the manufacture date on Goodman Heat Pump?

the date is on the data plate just about the service valves on the outside condenser. the serial number is how you can read the manufacture date. for example, serial number 9805100565, is read as manufactured in may 1998. this is the for all goodman and amana air conditioning units.

Why doesnt the outside unit Goodman CPLE36-1 central AC unit with heat pump turn on but inside the air blows though it's not cooled and the heat only works on emergency heat?

I would first try to turn the stat up to 80 degrees turn off both breakers, one to the outside condenser and the other to the air handler inside, leave the breakers off for about 30 minutes. then turn the breaker to the out side unit first then 5 minutes later turn on the breaker for the inside unit (MORE)

What is the average cost of installation of a Goodman AC split heat pump 2.5 tons thirteen seer?

Cost may vary depends on the house size, accessibility, the amount of work involved in duct reworking, disconnecting/connecting gas electricity. Normally, it's better to replace AC/coil/Furnace all together, since a new furnace may not be compatible with old indoor blower /evaporator coil. Ano (MORE)

What does a reversing valve on heat pump do?

Reverses the flow of refrigerant through the system so it absorbs the heat from the outside ambient air and then rejects the heat through the evaporator and into your duct work.

How does a heat pump use freon to heat?

A valve is used to reverse the flow of freon. In the heat mode, the high or hot side gas is pumped to the indoor unit, The low or cold side is pumped to the outdoor unit. The valve is reversed for the cool mode. Pumping cool gas to the indoor unit and hot gas to the outdoor unit.

How much does heat pump cost?

Heat pumps air sourced systems can be as little as $250 plus $$605~$800 typical install cost however if you want a real; one that does not turn into a white block of ice and unable to operate at low temperatures or just unable to operate below 8 degree's c or so as humidity clogs the outdoor unit e (MORE)

How does the Heat pump produsce heat in the winter?

Unlike traditional heating systems like furnaces or boilers that burn fuel, heat pumps don't actually PRODUCE heat - instead, they use a special type of refrigerant to move heat from the outside to the inside. You can think of it like an air conditioner in reverse: With an air conditioner, the re (MORE)

Why a hydraulic pump is heated?

Because the Input energy is not realised or converted fully to the out put. The difference is converted to Heat. mainly due to friction and compression. You can call as efficiency.

Why is there an electric heating coil in a heat pump?

Heat pumps don't work well when the temperature outside drops below 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The way a heat pump works is by absorbing heat from outside and moving inside using the refrigerant. Much like an air conditioner absorbs the heat from inside of your home and moves it out. Therefore the colde (MORE)

Why is refrigerator a heat pump?

It works by pumping the heat that is inside the fridge to the outside, leaving the inside cold. If you put your had behind a fridge you can feel the heat emerging.

What is tonnage of goodman heat pump model CPK J48 1B?

Actually it depends on what Air Handler it is matched up to. Without the complete matched combination it is an inaccurate statement to state 4T. Also the old rule of thumb take the 48 and divide by 12 does not work, with today's equipment a 4 ton system can give you anywhere from 43000 - 47000, but (MORE)

Where can trane heat pumps be purchased?

"Trane heat pumps can be purchased from their website, or from many local heating companies. Speak with heating specialists in your area for prices and installation."

How heat pump used to heat the building?

Imagine a window AC unit installed backwards, rejecting heat indoors while air conditioning the world, this is a heat pumps heat mode. As the unit is air conditioning in the cool outdoors eventually the outdoor coil will ice up requiring a defrost cycle, defrost is the AC mode except the outdoor fan (MORE)

What are the Goodman heat pump prices?

Prices for the Goodman heat pump on average range from $2000 - $5000, though a precise price can be obtained by asking a professional contractor. Prices vary due to the different designs available.

Where could a person buy a Goodman heat pump?

While Goodman does not sell its heat pumps or other products directly from its website, they do provide a search tool which enables USA or Canadian customers to enter their zip code and display a list of local dealers. To help consumers choose, dealers in the list are tagged as to whether they offe (MORE)