Why Choose Heat Pumps?
With heat pumps, you get quadruple the amount of heating you normally get with your regular heating system. Your heat pump can also function as an air conditioner when the house is hot. You can have comfort all year long with a heat pump installed at your Braintree house. Heat pumps are a green solution that doesn’t burn fossil fuels. Zero greenhouse emissions. When you use heat pumps, your building will produce less carbon monoxide. Interested? Call 01273 257407 to speak to one of our Braintree expert installers today.
How Do Heat Pumps Work?
Heat pumps are electricity powered systems that move heated air from one point to another. They circulate a refrigerant to transfer the heat. Heat pumps move heat from where is already warm to a cold location and vice versa. Heat pumps can be powered via various sources of heat.
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Advantages Of Ground Source Heat Pumps
The running costs of heat pumps are lower than the cost heat generated from electricity. Ground Source Heat Pumps also save money compared to gas boilers and oil boilers. You can save as much as 750 pounds every year with a ground source heat pump, but this also depends on the system you choose.
With heat pumps, carbon emissions will be a thing of the past. These systems can be powered with 100% renewable energy. Regular heating systems cannot work this way. Other systems generate carbon emission, which is harmful to the environment.
Heat pumps can work every day of the week as they don’t require fuel to work. You don’t take up the space required for a furnace when you have a heat pump installed. You will likely not require planning permission to install heat pump. In the future, heat pumps will be the main source of heating in homes. Conventional heating systems will become obsolete. Call 01273 257407 for more information on heat pumps installation in Braintree.
Savings via heat pumps will depend on your heat pump type and usage. Nevertheless, you are looking at savings within the range of 26%, especially compared to gas boilers. This can amount to between £500 to £1400 in savings every year.
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A Little More On Air Source Heat Pumps
Here’s how Air Source Heat Pumps work
Air Source Heat Pumps extract heat from the outside and moves it into the house. The system increases the temperature from the heat extracted outside. The fluid inside the heat pump makes this possible. You can use this system to both keep the inside of your home warm and heat up water.
How Much Could an Air Source Heat Pump Save Me?
Savings from air source heat pumps are similar to that of ground source heat pumps. In fact, you will likely save as much as £400 every year, compared to electric resistance heaters.
Comparing Air Source Heat Pumps and Ground Source Heat Pumps
Choosing a heat pump type can be difficult for most people. It is more expensive to install Ground Source Heat Pumps. However, GSHP happens to be more energy efficient.
Underground and water sources provide ground source heat pumps with heat. This makes GSHP more efficient and cost effective. With air source heat pumps, you can expect more energy consumption. This is due to the fact the underground temperatures are greater. Therefore, air source heat pumps cost more to operate. Air source heat pumps entail a smaller upfront cost and will still provide a good return on your investment. Air source heat pumps, however, don’t perform as well in the cold. Air Source Heat Pumps are as easy to install, just like an air conditioner unit. Ground source heat pumps, however, will require that you dig into the ground. So, be sure to confirm that you have enough space and the right type of land for the project. Air source heat pumps and Ground Source Heat Pumps are both energy-efficient, but the installation process is different. Get in touch with us on 01273 257407 to know how you can get a heat pump for your Braintree property.
What Can You Use Heat Pumps with to Heat Your Property?
Heat pumps can work with heating and cooling systems via HVAC
HVAC simply means Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning systems. You can use HVAC with your heat pump to make your property comfortable all year round. You can use these systems to enjoy total comfort all year in Braintree. Not only will you enjoy lower energy bills, you also don’t need external sources of energy.
Underfloor heating and central heating
For best results, combine your heat pump with an underfloor heating system. You can control temperatures with thermostats and control systems. Click here to find out more.
Heat Pump Brands Compared
|Brand||Output capacity||Physical Unit Size||Efficiency Ratings||Average running decibels||Unit Price|
|Amana||52,000 BTU||35.5 x 35.5 x 41.25 inches||Up to 21 SEER; ENERGY STAR efficient||74 bB||£2,000 to £3,700|
|Bryant||24,000 to 60,000||43.81″H x 35″W x 35″D||Up to 20.5 SEER; ENERGY STAR qualified||58 dB||£3,600|
|Carrier||Heating: 25,200 to 37,200.Cooling: 32,800 to 35,200 BTU||50.19 x 36.13 x 39.25 inches||Up to 20.5 SEER; ENERGY STAR partner||55 dB||£4,000|
|Coleman||60,000 BTU||46 1/2 x 34 1/2 x 38 1/4 inches||Up to 20 SEER; ENERGY STAR qualified||54 dB||£1,200|
|Goodman||Heating: 59,500 BTU/Cooling: 56,500 BTU||35.5 x 35.5 x 40 inches||ENERGY STAR certified; up to 19 SEER||75 dB||£3,200|
|Lennox||60,500 BTU||47 x 39.5 x 35.5 inches||Up to 23.5 SEER;ENERGY STAR qualified||64 to 74 dB||£4,400|
|Rheem||60,500 BTUs||35.75 x 51 x 35.75 inches||Up to 20 SEER; ENERGY STAR qualified||59 dB||Around £1,800|
|Ruud||60,500 BTUs||51.17 x 36.13 x 36.13 inches||Up to 20 SEER and 11 HSPF; ENERGY STAR qualified||59 dB||£2,500 to £5,600|
|Trane||60,000 BTUs||54 x 37 x 34 inches||Rated Most Efficient 2019 by ENERGY STAR; Up to 20 SEER||43 dB||£2,600|
|York||2 to 5 tons||46 1/2 X 35 1/2 X 34 1/2 inches||Up to 20 SEER; ENERGY STAR qualified||35 dB||£2,000|
How Do I Make Use of Renewal Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)?
Braintree homeowners can benefit from the RHI scheme when they install renewable heating systems. The RHI scheme includes heat pumps and solar panels and is a government backed scheme. OFGEM, the energy regulator, administers the Renewable Heat Incentive scheme. You can go to the OFGEM website to register or we can do it for you. These are the details you need to proceed with the RHI application:
- Microgeneration certification scheme number
- Your energy performance certificate open key term number
- Your bank details for Ofgem your get money to you.
Your RHI application should carry the same details as you have on your bank records. The RHI initiative will soon end, but another one will take its place. But they all provide great ways to save. Call 01273 257407 for more information on RHI initiative in Braintree.
Heat Pumps and District Heating and Communal Heating in Braintree
When you talk about district heating, you are talking about tele-heating or heat networks. District heating serves heat to buildings in Braintree from one central location.
This system saves space while heating multiple buildings from a central source. Communal heating on the other hand involves heating a number of homes. This system is great for a small number of buildings located close together.
Heat pumps make it possible to carry out communal or district heating in a cost-effective manner. Plus, multiple homes can share the cost of installation among themselves.
Fast and easy installation
At ACE Heat Pumps UK, we are known for speedy and reliable heat pump installation. Ground source heat pump will require that your land is excavation. This will may the work take more time. But we promise not to disrupt your routine. Our installers are polite and friendly professionals. They will have your heat pumps set up with little or no fuss. Get in touch today to talk about Air Source Heat Pump or Ground Source Heat Pump installation. Call 01273 257407
How Big Do I Need the Heat Pump for my Braintree Property to Be?
There are two main factors which decide the heat pump size your Braintree property will need. The first one is the size of the land your house is built on. The next is whether your house features large hallways and doors that connect to rooms. A typical home can do with a heat up of between 4 kW to 16 kW. Having said that, the bigger your house, the more heat output you will need to make your home comfortable.
Get in touch today to find out more about heat pumps
If you're new to Heat pump technology then it can be a little bit confusing knowing which way to go. Get in touch with our heat pump experts today to learn about the benefits of using a heat pump. Our Braintree-based heat pump experts will also tell you how much it will cost to install the system in your house. We can offer quotes on all types of heat pumps. We can also carry out all the regular maintenance on your equipment. Get in touch with us using the details provided on this platform. We can walk you through your choices and make things clearer if you are stuck.
Heat Pump Servicing and Maintenance
Just like any heat system, heat pumps require maintenance. The performance of your heat pump will drop about 10 to 25 percent if not properly maintained. But heat pump maintenance is substantially less than with conventional gas boilers. Our professionals at The ACE Heat Pumps UK can inspect and maintain heat pumps in Braintree. We have professional engineers for problem solving and to ensure successful maintenance. Our engineers can also ensure that your heat pump systems are set up to meet your specific needs. They can also perform safety checks on your heat pumps.