Heat Pumps – Year-round Comfort02/10/2015 Is it really realistic to be comfortable through every season without a glitch in your heating and cooling system? It seems like an unattainable possibility, especially in West Palm Beach. Deciding on which comfort system is best for you also has effects on your wallet, so making the most up-to-date decision is important to keeping your home comfortable in the long run. There is an all-encompassing system that could be exactly what you’re scanning for, and don’t let the title trick you into thinking it’s only used for heating and not for cooling. Heat pumps are cost effective and energy efficient and may be just what you’ve been searching for. In the cooling mode, heat pumps remove heat from inside the home just like a regular air conditioner. However, in the heating mode, a heat pump reverses the process and removes heat from outdoor air to heat the inside. Heat pumps can be the perfect solution to year-long efficient heating and cooling because yes; it can do both! All it needs is to be installed and you’ll increase your energy efficiency instantly if you are exchanging it for an older dated system. Let’s break it down. What are the main benefits to getting a heat pump in West Palm Beach? Two appliances in one: Because a heat pump heats and cools you will not need both a furnace and air conditioner. Clean operation: heat pumps operate on electricity and do not [[use|utilize|need fossil fuels like natural gas or propane. A heat pump may be the right answer for you and the comfort of your home, specifically if it’s time to exchange your current heating and cooling system. They are awesome all-in-one systems that, when used in the correct environment, will definitely provide you with comfort all year long. If you would like to hear more about heat pumps, how they work into the West Palm Beach weather and if they are perfect for your home, give our pros at Summit Air Conditioning Inc a call at 561-582-3390 or contact us online.