With Vancouver Island’s chilly winters and warm summers, heat pumps in Victoria are a great, high-efficiency way to heat and cool your home. Unlike a combustion heating unit, like a furnace, heat pumps utilize the same technology found in fridges. Simply put, a heat pump will pull warm air from the outside and circulate it in your home during the winter months, and in the summer, the process reverses and the heat pump pulls the hot air from your house to be dispersed outside. At 4 Seasons • Fireplaces • Furnaces • Heat Pumps in Victoria, we have the knowledge and experience to install, provide maintenance and repair energy-efficient heat pumps for our Southern Vancouver Island clients.
Some benefits of heat pumps include:
• They’re typically safer than combustion systems
• Cheaper to run compared to gas and oil boilers
• Reduces carbon emissions, has a very efficient conversion rate of energy to heat
• Less maintenance than combustion system
• Cools your home during the summer
• Very long life-span, a reliable and steady heat source
A ductless heat pump system can be the best way to heat and cool your home. They are an easy and customizable installation option that can accommodate most houses, townhouses, manufactured homes. Heat pumps are an excellent source of energy-efficient heat for your home, with the added benefit of cooling your home in the summer months. With significant savings over electric heat, heat pumps can reduce your energy bill without changing the comfort level in your home. If you decide to ‘spend’ your savings by enjoying a warmer home in the winter or a cooler home in the summer, you won’t see significant reductions in your bill — though you may have significantly increased your comfort level.
When it comes to heating and cooling your home, there is a lot to know! When you come by our showroom in Victoria, we don’t just sell products to our clients and send them on their way. We want you to feel confident with your purchase, and we want to make sure you have the right information to make an informed choice regarding your home. That’s why our courteous staff members aren’t just heating and cooling experts and installers, they’re passionate about customer service. Embodying this mindset, we’ve developed a reputation in our community for our outstanding customer service, and we were awarded the 2014 Better Business Bureau Torch Award in the category of Home Improvement. If you want to beat the heat and combat cold, give us a call today, or request a free in-home estimate online.