Heat Pumps Articles

Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps

June 20, 2023
Image of a heat pump. Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps.

In some ways, heat pumps have an edge over the traditional combination of a furnace and central air conditioning (AC) unit. However, no two households are the same, and each option has its pros and cons.

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How Can I Get My Heat Pump to Last Longer?

May 1, 2019
Young Happy Woman Lying Under Air Conditioner On Couch Using Laptop At Home.

The average heat pump system lasts around 15 years. An HVAC unit’s lifespan is dependent on several factors, including its design and overall quality. However, there are many factors that you, the owner, directly control. Caring for your heat pump requires diligence but is quite manageable if you get into the habit of it. Often…

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Is Your Heat Pump Behaving Normally?

November 5, 2018
HVAC technician writing on paper on a clipboard.

Every winter when temperatures dip below 40 degrees in Austin, Round Rock or Cedar Park, Texas, BlueAir starts getting calls about heat pumps.

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Why Is My Heat Pump Making Loud Noises?

October 15, 2018
Elevated View Of Young Couple Lying In Bed Covering Their Ears With Pillow.

Heat pumps can be expected to make some noise. However, unusually loud noises point to a problem.

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What is a Heat Pump?

July 17, 2017

There are many different names of heat pumps, but they can all be categorized as one of three different types: air source, water source or geothermal. Do you know their purpose and how they work?

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