Geothermal Heat Pump Installation in Metro East Illinois
Hamel ∙ Greenville ∙ Highland ∙ Edwardsville ∙ Maryville ∙ Glen Carbon ∙ & Nearby Areas
In an area like Metro East Illinois where summers are hot and humid, and winter temperatures range from chilly to below freezing, it’s imperative that your HVAC system is up to the task of heating and cooling your home. One of the best, most energy efficient ways to keep your family safe and comfortable throughout the year is with a geothermal system from Ernst Heating & Cooling.
While temperatures may fluctuate on the surface of the earth, six feet below ground temperatures are more consistent, ranging between 40 and 60 degrees Fahrenheit all year round. Using geothermal technology to heat and cool your home is a cost-effective, environmentally friendly alternative to more traditional HVAC systems—and can be installed virtually anywhere.
With more than 65 years of service in the Hamel, Highland, and Edwardsville, Illinois area, and a commitment to excellence in products and services, you can trust the experienced professionals at Ernst Heating & Cooling for expert geothermal installation, maintenance, and repair.
Call Ernst Heating & Cooling at (618) 887-6093 to learn more about our geothermal installation services, or contact us online to schedule an appointment!
Geothermal Tax Credits & Rebates
Save on Geothermal Installation in Greenville, Highland, Edwardsville & More!
Tax credits and rebates for geothermal equipment are often available. Give us a call at (618) 887-6093 and ask what savings are available for your energy efficient installations!
How Does Geothermal Heating & Cooling Work?
Geothermal energy is heat sourced directly from the earth. Electric ground source heat pumps are connected to an underground loop to collect heat trapped in the earth and use it to both heat and cool homes and other buildings. In the winter, the heat pumps pull heat from the ground and direct it into the building. In the summer, the heat pumps take heat from the building to cool it down.
Ground source heat pumps are extremely versatile as they can be installed horizontally, vertically, or even in a lake or pond.
Geothermal Installation in Metro East Illinois
Will a Geothermal System Work in Your Home?
In nearly all cases, the answer is yes! Ernst Heating & Cooling can retrofit and install a ground source heat pump almost anywhere, for any building.
If your home has existing ductwork, it is most likely sufficient for a geothermal system. Should any alterations need to be made, your Ernst geothermal technician will let you know right away. If your home doesn’t have ductwork, you will be given an estimate for ductwork installation.
How Long Does Geothermal System Installation Take?
The timetable for installing a geothermal heating and cooling system depends on several variables, but typical installations are usually completed in about two days.
The experienced technicians at Ernst Heating & Cooling are extremely knowledgeable about the geothermal installation process. They will be able to answer any questions you have.
Want to learn more about geothermal energy? Call (618) 887-6093 or contact us online.
Install a Geothermal Heat Pump Metro East Illinois!
Geothermal heating and cooling has been used for decades as a reliable method of indoor climate control, with a number of significant benefits. Our skilled, experienced technicians will visit your home to determine the best type of ground loop system for your site, based on a number of factors such as soil type, surface water, and land availability. They will also evaluate the condition of existing ductwork to determine if alternations are required, or in cases where no ductwork is present, provide you with an estimate for installation services.
Call Ernst Heating & Cooling at (618) 887-6093 for expert geothermal installation, or contact us online to learn more!
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