With energy costs continuing to go up, many Knoxville folks are seeking ways to spend as little money as they can on their utilities. Quite a few folks have invested in energy efficient light bulbs, established that their insulation is providing a decent thermal barrier, and are making sure that they turn off all of their electronics when they don't need them. These are all top-notch ways to help save on your energy costs. Still there's a lot of cash to be saved on your heating and cooling bills by setting up a more effective heating and air conditioning unit.
A WaterFurnace geothermal unit can help you lower your utility bills by supplying a number of benefits to the owner, encompassing ...
- Energy Efficiency - Traditional heating systems max out at 98% efficiency, but a home geothermal system can give you efficiencies of up to 500%! This is obtainable because for each unit of electrical energy used to heat your Knoxville home, 5 units of heat are siphoned from the earth, culminating in savings of up to 70%! You get similiar savings when cooling your home.
- Positive Cash Flow - In many cases, the monthly expenses for your new residential geothermal system will be trumped by the savings you will see on your energy bill.
- Federal Tax Credit - Recoup 30% of the installation costs and see a faster return on your investment by taking advantage of the tax credit offered by the Federal Government.
- Low Maintenance Costs - Thanks to less moving parts, the complete void of combustion, and a very small amount of maintenance (all the equipment is inside - no noisy outdoor unit), you save even more money in the long run.
Here at Smith and Associates Geothermal, we sell and install the most efficient residential geothermal units around. WaterFurnace heat pumps are industry-leading in design, and they all convey enjoyable heating and cooling precisely when you need it. Want more details on them? Contact us today, and our team will help you find the geothermal solution that works best for your situation.