An air-source heat pump is an energy-efficient heating and cooling unit for the home that performs best in areas with sub-freezing winter temperatures. The device works by transferring heat from the air rather than conve... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

While many factors influence the cost of installing a heat pump, the average homeowner pays a total of about $5,000, as of 2015. The cost is often significantly more in homes without existing duct work. Larger homes requ... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Heat pumps can be extremely cost-efficient due to the fact that they do not generate heat, but transfer it from one place to another. Compared to electric heating, a heat pump can cut energy costs by as much as 30 to 40 ... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Installation of an air-source heat pump for an entire home ranges from $2,000 to $8,000, according to CostHelper. The price of a heat pump system varies widely based on whether or not duct work is already in place and th... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Gibson central air conditioners consist of a cooling unit that utilizes a chemical called a refrigerant to absorb the heat from air in the home and pump in cooled air through a duct system. The system utilizes the home's... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Information needed to buy a heat pump includes the size of the home, seasonal temperatures in the area and the local price of electricity, according to Furnace Compare. Another factor is if the heat pump is used as a pri... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

A heat pump may be the best way to heat a home for people living in climates where temperatures seldom drop below freezing as they are energy-efficient and produce a mild, even heat. Heat pumps are not as efficient in co... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling