Heat Pumps – Year-round Comfort02/10/2015 Is it really realistic to be comfortable all year-long without a hitch in your heating and cooling system? It seems like a distant possibility, especially in the Upper Rio Grande Valley. Deciding on which comfort system is perfect for you also has effects on your wallet, so making the most knowledgeable decision is vital to making your home comfortable for a long time. There is a combined system that could be exactly what you’re scanning for, and don’t let the title away you into thinking it’s only for heating and not for cooling. Heat pumps are affordable and energy efficient and may be just what you’re looking for. In the cooling mode, heat pumps move heat from inside the home just like a regular air conditioner. However, in the heating mode, a heat pump reverses the process and takes heat from outdoor air to heat the indoors. Heat pumps can be the ideal solution to all-encompassing efficient heating and cooling because yes; it can do both! All it needs is to be installed and you’ll grow your energy efficiency instantly if you are exchanging it for an older out-of-date system. Let’s break it down. What are the main positivies to obtaining a heat pump in the Upper Rio Grande Valley? Two appliances in one: Because a heat pump heats and cools you will not need a separate furnace and air conditioner. Clean operation: heat pumps work 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 well-being of your home, especially if it’s time to replace your current heating and cooling system. They are awesome all-in-one systems that, when used in the proper environment, will absolutely provide you with annual comfort. If you would like to learn more about heat pumps, how they work into the the Upper Rio Grande Valley environment and if they are perfect for your home, give our experts at Cytech Heating & Cooling a call at 956-630-3522 or contact us online.