Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Admittedly, it’s a big step to commit to a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And lots of Central New Jersey homeowners will acknowledge that – particularly those who signed on with CMS Geothermal for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still mulling your options over, not quite primed to decide, chew on these basic geothermal facts:

  • 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 well over one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations here in the States alone.
  • General confidence in geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners grading the comfort, ease of use, and energy savings their geothermal systems furnish higher than that of any other system they’ve used.
  • 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 available.
  • Maintenance spending is noticeably lower with geothermal than with conventional central HVAC systems primarily because geothermal systems have relatively few moving machine parts and require relatively little maintenance anyway.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems generally will remain on the job for a good 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 maintaining a geothermal heating and cooling system makes it abundantly clear that Central New Jersey owners of geothermal systems generally see a reduction in their energy bills ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are much less of an environmental challenge than any fossil fuel system, giving rise, by comparison, to almost 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, get hold of CMS Geothermal, the Central New Jersey geothermal pros, today. There’s so much more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to move forward, we’ve got just the geothermal heating and cooling system that’s right for your home.