Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

No doubt about it, 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 many Indianapolis homeowners will say so – especially those who went with Bassett Services Inc. for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still trying to wrap your head around it, not quite psyched to choose, give these geothermal facts a spin:

  • Modern geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been put to the test – and acing it! – for upwards of 50 years.
  • As it is, there are considerably more than one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations in this country alone.
  • Overall trust in geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners rating the comfort, ease of use, and energy savings their geothermal systems furnish higher than that of any other system they’ve had.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study reveals that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system being sold today.
  • Maintenance spending is noticeably lower with geothermal than with traditional central HVAC systems essentially because geothermal systems have relatively few moving mechanisms and require relatively little maintenance anyway.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can keep working efficiently for a solid 30 to 50 years, whereas standard HVAC systems generally must be repaired or replaced 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 abundantly clear that Indianapolis owners of geothermal systems generally realize energy savings ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are recognized as being more environmentally friendly 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 irresistable to you, get together with Bassett Services Inc., the Indianapolis geothermal specialists, today. There’s much more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to go, we’ll install just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.