How to achieve better heat pump performance

Heat Pumps – Alpharetta

The inner workings of heat pump can be improved during winter by taking certain maintenance measures. Heat pumps are one among the most efficient heating device which produces almost three times larger heat than the energy it consumes. It maintains a temperature level inside the house during winter and pumps out the heat from house during summer. The system should be maintained in a effective way so that it will be a economical thing for the home. The entire system should be inspected with regular time and checked whether there is any physical damage for the pump.

Important Aspects of Heat Pumps

Another important factor is that, there will be a button called ‘Emergency Heat’ on the Thermostat of the device, this should not be switched ON. This function utilizes the efficiency of the system to produce heat within themselves which reduces the capacity and efficiency of the device. It uses a additional energy source to produce heat sufficient for the user. Heat pumps are more efficient even at low temperature without using an additional source. Besides this, it consumes large amount of energy that leads to increased usage bill.

The cleaning of the evaporator is another important factor. The evaporator coil cleaning makes the heat pump work in a better effective manner. You should make sure that the duct system is working properly and it is sized correctly for one unit. If there exist any leak for this system, it should be immediately repaired by Gus HVAC. The user should make sure that the refrigerant charge setting is correct. Else it can lead to decreased working efficiency for the device in the near future.

Besides proper working maintenance, it is essential to be aware of external problems like leaks, damage or other factors and maintaining it. Maintenance is the key factor for the better and improved performance of the heat pump. Among all these measures the important factor in improving the working of the heat pump is the maintenance. Maintaining and utilizing the device in a regular and optimal pattern makes it last for a long period.

Contact Alpharetta Heat Pump Experts – Gus HVAC

Contact Gus HVAC for your home’s heat pump maintenance and repair.