First Rate Plumbing Heating and Cooling Inc Blog: Archive for the ‘Heat Pumps’ Category

Our Guide to Navigating a Struggling Heat Pump

Monday, December 27th, 2021

A heat pump is an amazing invention. It can make the winter months much more bearable, and it’s environmentally friendly to boot. But sometimes they struggle, whether it be because of a lack of maintenance or just being old.

If you have been noticing any signs that your appliance may not be working as well as usual, now is the time to call for professional service.

In this blog post, we will talk about a few reasons why your heat pump is struggling and what can happen if you wait too long. You also learn who to contact when you need heating repair in Albuquerque, NM.

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Is It Time for a New Heat Pump?

Monday, August 13th, 2018

heat-pumpHeat pumps have a lot of different advantages to recommend them. They are energy efficient, space efficient, and all-around convenient! However, there are a couple of things you need to be aware of if you are currently using one for your home. Mainly, you need to be aware that heat pumps actually wear down faster than other kinds of systems. They’re used twice as often as traditional air conditioners or heaters, after all. Sooner or later, that wear and tear will lead to you needing to replace the heat pump. If you’re not sure when to replace your heat pump, read on for some initial warning signs that your current one is reaching the end of its life.

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Is It Worth Installing a Ductless Mini Split?

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

DuctlessSpring is usually the time of year when people start getting their homes ready for the summer heat. That usually means scheduling preventive air conditioning maintenance services, but it can also mean installing an entirely new cooling system. After all, no air conditioner lasts forever. If you are in the market for a new air conditioner, you should take a look at the various options available on the market before you make any decisions. Each air conditioner is suited to a different set of needs and circumstances, so you’re going to want to take a look at all of them before deciding on the best one for you. Have a look at some of the qualities of ductless mini splits below and the advantages that one can offer you if you install one this spring.

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