Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

To be sure, it’s a big step to commit to a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And many Ord homeowners will tell you so – especially those who engaged Wadas Inc. for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still assessing your options, not quite ready to choose, give these geothermal facts a whirl:

  • 21st century geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been put to the test – and acing it! – for upwards of 50 years.
  • Right now, 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 ranking the comfort, ease of use, and energy savings their geothermal systems afford higher than that of any other system with which they’re familiar.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study reveals that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system currently sold.
  • Maintenance spending is noticeably lower with geothermal than with conventional central HVAC systems essentially because geothermal systems have so few moving mechanical parts and need so little maintenance in the first place.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can keep working efficiently for a solid 30 to 50 years, whereas traditional HVAC systems generally need repair or replacement after 15 years.
  • Comparing the cost of local utilities and fossil fuel to the cost of running a geothermal heating and cooling system makes it clear that Ord owners of geothermal systems frequently realize energy savings ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are known to be more environmentally accommodating than any fossil fuel system, producing, by comparison, nearly one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more tempting to you, see Wadas Inc., the Ord geothermal authority, today. There’s much more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to go, we’ll deliver just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.