Heat Pumps – Year-round Comfort02/10/2015 Is it really realistic to be comfortable no matter the temperature without a glitch in your heating and cooling system? It seems like a distant possibility, especially in Vancouver. Picking out which comfort system is the one for you also influences your wallet, so making the most informed decision is important to making your home comfortable in the long run. There is an all-encompassing system that could be just what you’re scanning for, and don’t let the title trick you into thinking it’s only used 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 an average air conditioner. However, in the heating mode, a heat pump reverses the procedure and moves heat from outdoor air to heat the indoors. Heat pumps can be the perfect solution to year-long efficient heating and cooling because yes; it can do both! All it takes is to be installed and you’ll enhance your energy efficiency immediately if you are replacing an older dated system. Let’s break it down. What are the main positivies to getting a heat pump in Vancouver? Two appliances in one: Since a heat pump heats and cools you will not need a separate furnace and air conditioner. Clean operation: heat pumps operate on electricity and do not [[use|utilize|need fossil fuels like natural gas or propane. A heat pump may be the correct answer for you and the well-being of your home, specifically if it’s time to replace your current heating and cooling system. They are great all-in-one systems that, when used in the right environment, will entirely provide you with annual comfort. If you would like to hear more about heat pumps, how they work into the Vancouver environment and if they are perfect for your home, give our professionals at Air Pro Heating & Cooling LLC a call at 360-571-5100 or contact us online.