Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Yes, indeed, it’s a big step to endorse the installation of a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And scores of Denver homeowners will vouch for that – particularly those who engaged Sensible Heating & Cooling for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still trying to wrap your head around it, not quite psyched to move forward, give these geothermal facts a spin:

  • Present-day geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been tested and perfected over the course of half a century or so.
  • To date, there are well over one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations here in the States alone.
  • General happiness with geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners proclaiming the comfort, convenience, and energy savings their geothermal systems provide higher than that of any other system with which they’re familiar.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study discloses that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system now marketed.
  • Maintenance exexpenditures are remarkably lower with geothermal than with common central HVAC systems primarily because geothermal systems have relatively few moving mechanisms and require relatively little maintenance anyway.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems generally will remain on the job for a respectable 30 to 50 years, whereas standard HVAC systems generally need repair or replacement after 15 years.
  • Comparing the cost of local utilities and fossil fuel to the cost of operating a geothermal heating and cooling system shows that Denver owners of geothermal systems frequently see a reduction in their energy bills ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are much more environmentally friendly than any fossil fuel system, producing, by comparison, about one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more attractive to you, talk with Sensible Heating & Cooling, the Denver geothermal pros, today. There’s a great deal more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to commit, we’ve got just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.