Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

No two ways about it, it’s a big step committing to a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And lots of Omaha homeowners will affirm that – particularly those who went with Complete Comfort for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still mulling your options over, not quite primed to move forward, chew on these fundamental geothermal facts:

  • Modern 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 United States alone.
  • The public’s confidence in geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners grading the comfort, operational ease, 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 discloses that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system currently being marketed.
  • Maintenance exexpenditures are remarkably lower with geothermal than with standard central HVAC systems primarily because geothermal systems have so few moving mechanical parts and need so little maintenance in the first place.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems typically will hold up for a respectable 30 to 50 years, whereas common HVAC systems generally must 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 reveals that Omaha owners of geothermal systems normally find their energy bills cut by amounts ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are far more environmentally responsible than any fossil fuel system, producing, by comparison, about 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, contact Complete Comfort, the Omaha 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 have just the geothermal heating and cooling system that’s perfect for your home.