Heat Pumps: They’re Not Exactly What They Sound Like

Have you ever heard of heat pumps?

Well, you may imagine something that pump heat, right? That is both right and wrong. Heat pumps are not how exactly as it sounds, heat pumps keep the temperature in your house comfortable as you need.  A heat pump (varmepumpe) works in a way that it utilizes the outside temperature in order to keep the temperature in your house preferable.

How do heat pumps work exactly?

  1. These are machineries that absorb heat from another location and transfer it inside your house.
  2. It can also function as an air conditioner. This machine can keep your house cool in the summer.
  3. This machine can keep your house warm in the winter by utilizing the temperature outside your house thus it does not need to utilize its own heat therefore saving energy.

What are the benefits of choosing heat pumps versus installing an air-conditioning system?

  1. This is more convenient that air-conditioning – as heat pumps have dual uses this machine is more convenient that using an air-conditioner as it can also keep your house warm other than keeping your house cold. Further heat pumps are generally easy to use and can be used at your convenience anytime. Plus this saves you from learning to operate two different machines as this machine has two different functions. It will also save your space as it has already two functions there will be no need to install another machine.
  2. This machine saves energy or electric use – because this machine does not generate its own energy it only transfers the heat from the outside it save the energy and electrical use in your eyes.

It saves you the costs – because this saves your electric usage in your house saves you some money in the electrical bill. Further this has dual function thus saving you from buying to different machineries.