Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

It is, indeed, a big step committing to a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And lots of Mitchell homeowners will attest to that – particularly those who engaged Affordable Geothermal LLC for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still reviewing your options, not quite ready to decide, let these eight focal geothermal facts sink in some:

  • Modern geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been worked and reworked, hammered and honed over the course of 50 years or so.
  • Right now, there are considerably more than one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations in this country alone.
  • Overall satisfaction with geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners proclaiming the comfort, ease of use, and energy savings their geothermal systems furnish higher than that of any other system they’ve used.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study reveals that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system available today.
  • Maintenance costs are significantly lower with geothermal than with conventional central HVAC systems primarily because geothermal systems have very few moving mechanisms and require very little maintenance to begin with.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems generally will hold up for a solid 30 to 50 years, whereas common HVAC systems quite often have to be repaired or replaced 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 Mitchell owners of geothermal systems frequently realize energy savings ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are much more environmentally responsible than any fossil fuel system, giving rise, by comparison, to almost one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more irresistable to you, get together with Affordable Geothermal LLC, the Mitchell geothermal authority, today. There’s so much more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to move forward, we’ve got just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.