Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Admittedly, it’s a big step to commit to a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And lots of Meridian homeowners will tell you so – especially those who looked to Heblon Heating & Air Conditioning Co. for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still trying to wrap your head around it, not quite ready to move forward, give these geothermal facts a whirl:

  • Modern geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been put to the test – and acing it! – for more than 50 years.
  • As it is, there are significantly more than one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations here in the United States alone.
  • The public’s trust in geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners proclaiming the comfort, operational ease, and energy savings their geothermal systems afford higher than that of any other system they’ve owned.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study discloses that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system currently available.
  • Maintenance costs are notably lower with geothermal than with traditional central HVAC systems mainly because geothermal systems have so few moving mechanical parts and need so little maintenance in the first place.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can keep working efficiently for a respectable 30 to 50 years, whereas standard HVAC systems generally have to be repaired or replaced after 15 years.
  • Comparing the cost of local utilities and fossil fuel to the cost of maintaining a geothermal heating and cooling system makes it clear that Meridian owners of geothermal systems typically see a reduction in their energy bills ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are far more environmentally responsible than any fossil fuel system, giving rise, by comparison, to almost 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, see Heblon Heating & Air Conditioning Co., the Meridian geothermal pros, today. There’s lots more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to give the okay, we’ll provide just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.