Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

It is, indeed, a big step to endorse the installation of a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And many Lansing homeowners will say so – especially those who signed on with S&J Heating and Insulation, 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 better than 50 years.
  • Right now, there are well over one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations here in the States alone.
  • The public’s satisfaction with geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners proclaiming the comfort, operational ease, and energy savings their geothermal systems furnish 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 on the market today.
  • Maintenance spending is noticeably lower with geothermal than with common central HVAC systems chiefly because geothermal systems have very few moving mechanisms and require very little maintenance to begin with.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can last for a good 30 to 50 years, whereas traditional 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 maintaining a geothermal heating and cooling system makes it patently obvious that Lansing 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 recognized as being less of an environmental threat than any fossil fuel system, giving rise, by comparison, to roughly 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, get hold of S&J Heating and Insulation, Inc., the Lansing geothermal pros, today. There’s much more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to go, we’ll provide just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.