Heat Pump Articles

How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency

December 15, 2023
How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency. Couple sitting on the floor drinking out of mugs and eating breakfast.

If you are in the market for a new heat pump, efficiency is probably a key factor in your search. The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) has a universal ranking system for heating and cooling units that serves to help. 

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Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps

July 17, 2023
Image of a heat pump. Woodard Cooling & Heating .

Whoever named the heat pump was being modest.   Not only do heat pumps generate heat, but they can also pump out cool air. What’s more, a new heat pump can cut your Kentucky energy costs by up to 50 percent when you make the switch from a furnace or baseboard heater, according to the US…

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Transitioning Your Heat Pump

March 31, 2022
Heat Pump on the side of a house

Heat pumps allow the simple transition from heating to cooling and vice versa for each season. Here’s how to make the transition safely.

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5 Things You Should Know About Geothermal Maintenance

March 16, 2022
Geothermal System

Maintenance is so crucial to the efficiency and long life of your system. You should know the five tips below about geothermal maintenance.

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What Is Radiant Floor Heating?

February 17, 2022
Bathroom With Radiant Flooring

We want you to be informed about the advantages, disadvantages, costs, and maintenance associated with radiant floor heating.

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Heat Pump Versus Furnace

November 15, 2021
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Looking to install a new heater? The two popular choices are heat pumps and furnaces. Each one has pros and cons when compared to the other.

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Three Reasons to Consider a Geothermal Heat Pump

July 30, 2021
Happy couple making organic juice

Considering a geothermal heat pump for your household? Examine these three reasons why this HVAC system might be right for you.

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Heat Pump Maintenance Tips

September 24, 2020
Wrenches and Bolts

Need advice for maintaining your home’s heat pump? We are happy to share the following information and tips to help you out.

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Geothermal Basics

December 10, 2019
Home's Geothermal Layout

In this day and age when everyone is concerned about the world’s limited resources and the impact of energy usage on the environment, it’s encouraging to know sustainable solutions are being developed and improved upon. Geothermal heating is one of those technologies that holds the potential to significantly change the way you heat your Henderson home.…

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What Is the Value of a Geothermal Heat Pump to My Home?

November 15, 2019
Geothermal Heat Pump

Any time a Henderson homeowner is considering a major investment in a new system or major appliance, it’s natural to wonder what the overall value of the investment will be. Our professionals at Woodard Cooling and Heating suggest you look at value from a few different angles to determine the answer: the initial cost and…

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Heating Your Home With Your Pond

April 9, 2019
Beautiful pond which is the source of warmth using a heat pump.

Do you have a pond on your property? If so, you probably enjoy the natural beauty it adds to your lifestyle. Maybe you appreciate being visited by waterfowl. Maybe you even use it for swimming or fishing. But, in addition to these uses, did you know you can transform your pond into a heating/cooling source…

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What Is a Heat Pump and How Does It Work?

December 21, 2018
A green branch encircles a blue house.

A heat pump is a device that transfers heat from one place to another, from inside to outside or from outside to inside. In the winter this device works like a heater, extracting heat energy from outside and transferring it inside. In the summer the process reverses and it removes heat from your home and…

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