Why Choose Heat Pumps?
Heat pumps give you times 4 the normal amount of energy you get with regular heating systems. When weather gets hot, heat pumps can also serve as an air conditioner. You will be able to have comfort all year round with a heat pump in your Guildford home. Heat pumps are eco-friendly systems that don’t burn fuel. Zero greenhouse emissions. When you use heat pumps, your building will produce less carbon monoxide. Interested? To talk to one of our experts today, call 01273 257407 .
How Do Heat Pumps Work?
Heat pumps are electric devices that extract and then move heat from one location to another. Refrigerant is circulated inside the heat pump during heat transfer. Heat pumps harvest heat from hot locations and transfers it to cold location, and vice versa. You can power your heat pump using different power sources.
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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. The cost of running a ground source heat pump is also lower than running gas or 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.
Heat pumps don’t generate carbon emissions. You can choose to power your heat pumps using 100% renewable energy. Regular heating systems cannot work this way. These systems create carbon emissions at the generating plant or in your home.
There is no fuel storage with heat pumps. You save the space required for a furnace when you install a heat pump. You can install most heat pumps without planning permission. Heat pumps are positioning to becoming the primary source of domestic heating in the future. Traditional sources of heat will be a thing of the past. Find out how you can get started with heat pump installation in Guildford by calling 01273 257407 today.
The savings you can expect will depend on the unit you choose and how you use it. 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 take heat from the air outside and circulate it inside a building. The unit will increase the temperature of the heat before releasing it inside. This is achieved by compressing the fluids inside the heat pump system. You can even use the heat from a heat pump to heat water in the house.
How Much Could an Air Source Heat Pump Save Me?
You get to enjoy almost as much savings with air source heat pumps, as you would with ground source heat pumps. And compared to electric resistance heaters, you’ll save somewhere above £400 per year.
Comparing Air Source Heat Pumps and Ground Source Heat Pumps
Choosing a heat pump type can be difficult for most people. But you will spend a lot more installing a ground source heat pump than the air source model. But you stand to gain a higher level of energy efficiency.
Ground source heat pumps get their energy from underground and water sources. This makes GSHP more efficient and cost effective. Air source heat pumps require more energy to work. This is because the temperature in the ground is greater than the temperature in the air. This means that to increase the temperature in your home, ASHP will use up more energy. ASHPs are less expensive upfront and will tend to provide a very good return on your investment. Air Source Heat Pumps become less efficient during colder months. Air Source Heat Pumps are quite easy to set up, much like an air condition unit. Ground source heat pumps, however, will require that you dig into the ground. Therefore, make sure you have a suitable land. Air source heat pumps and Ground Source Heat Pumps are both energy-efficient, but the installation process is different. Call 01273 257407 for more information on heat pumps installation in Guildford.
What Can You Use Heat Pumps with to Heat Your Property?
Heat pumps can work with heating and cooling systems via HVAC
HVAC is the acronym for Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning systems. HVAC work with heat pumps to keep your building cold in the summer months and warm in the winter months. These systems help you enjoy all-year-round comfort in your Guildford home. Plus, you don’t need another source of energy while enjoying lower energy bills.
Underfloor heating and central heating
Your heat pump will work better when combined with an underfloor heating system. You can regulate indoor temperature using thermostats and the control system. Get more information here.
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)?
The RHI scheme is designed to encourage homeowners in Guildford to switch to renewable heat systems. It is a government scheme that includes heat pumps and solar thermal. UK’s energy regulator, OFGEM, manages the RHI initiative. You can go to the OFGEM website to register or we can do it for you. Some of the information you will need to apply are:
- Microgeneration certification scheme number
- Your energy performance certificate open key term number
- Your bank details for Ofgem your get money to you.
It is vital that your bank details be the same as what you have on the RHI application. The RHI will end soon, and another scheme may take its place. But they all provide great ways to save. Call 01273 257407 for more information on RHI initiative in Guildford.
Heat Pumps and District Heating and Communal Heating in Guildford
District heating can also refer to tele-heating or heat networks. District heating serves heat to buildings in Guildford from one central location.
District heating saves space and can heat communal buildings from a single source. Communal heating involves heat transfer to many dwellings. Communal heating is ideal for flats and clusters of buildings that use the same heat source.
When it comes to cost effective district or communal heating, heat pumps are ideal. Also, many units of occupation can split the cost of installation among themselves.
Fast and easy installation
Our heat pump installation process is fast and seamless. When it comes to ground source heat pump, the land has to be dug. And that will need more time and effort. However, we will work quickly and carefully, and not disrupt your regular routine. Our installers are experts, polite, and reliable. You can count on being satisfied at the end of the project. Get in touch to discuss your choice between air source and ground source heat pumps. Call 01273 257407
How Big Do I Need the Heat Pump for my Guildford Property to Be?
There are two things to look at when considering heat pump for your property. The first one is the size of the land your house is built on. The second is if there are big halls and doors in your property which connect to rooms. A typical home can do with a heat up of between 4 kW to 16 kW. However, the bigger your home, the more heat you will need for your home to be 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. To learn more about the advantages of using a heat pump, please contact our heat pump experts today. Our heat pump experts will also tell you how much it will cost to install the system in your Guildford property. We can offer quotes on all types of heat pumps. We can also talk with you about repairs and maintenance. Contact us by phone or by completing the form on our website. We are here to provide guidance on any heat pump need.
Heat Pump Servicing and Maintenance
Regular maintenance is recommended for heat pumps, just like any other heating system. Heat pumps that are not well-maintained will be 10 to 25% less efficient than a well-tuned heat pump. However, the maintenance required for heat pumps are much less than for regular gas boilers. Our experts at The ACE Heat Pumps UK can carry out inspections and maintenance on heat pumps in Guildford. We provide qualified engineers to solve problems and ensure efficient maintenance. Our engineers can also confirm that your heat pump systems are configured to suit your specific requirements. They can also perform safety checks on your heat pumps.