Heat Pump Articles

How to Determine Heat Pump Efficiency

December 15, 2021
If you are in the market for a new heat pump

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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Why Is My Heat Pump Making Loud Noises?

July 30, 2021
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If your home’s heat pump is making loud noises, turn it off first. Second, use this list of common noises on how to fix your issue.

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Why Is My Heat Pump Freezing Up?

January 13, 2021

Our team at Smith Service Co regularly gets calls about frozen heat pumps. Though common, a heat pump freeze-up usually means your system’s components are not working correctly.

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Transitioning Your Heat Pump

May 15, 2020
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One reason Kansas homeowners love heat pumps is they function as an all-in-one unit. Instead of purchasing and maintaining a separate furnace and air conditioning system, you can simply transition your heat pump from the heat setting to the cooling setting and vice versa as seasons warrant.

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Heat Pump Maintenance Tips

March 30, 2020
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Most of us tend to take our heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for granted. As long as they are working, it’s easy to go on day after day without thinking about them. But, like most other things, taking care of your HVAC system through regular maintenance is critical to keeping it in good…

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Multi-Stage Heat Pumps Increase Comfort, Reduce Operating Costs

September 24, 2019
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Heat pumps are a popular choice for many homeowners today in Eudora. These heating and cooling systems provide an energy-efficient way to heat and cool your home with one system. As technology continues to develop, different heat pump options enter the market and consumers have more choices. Our team at The Smith Service Company wants…

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Why Is My Heat Pump Turning On and Off Frequently?

March 12, 2019
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Internal errors can cause your heat pump to run extremely inefficiently.

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Geothermal Maintenance

January 26, 2018
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The experts at Smith Service Co, Inc are certified and trained to install your geothermal system correctly. Call Smith Service Co, Inc today.

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Heating System: Heat Pump vs. Furnace

November 7, 2017
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Looking to install a new heater in your home? Your two most popular choices in Lawrence, KS, are a heat pump and a furnace. But which one to choose?

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Transition Your Heat Pump

September 20, 2017
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As fall temperatures approach, you will need to transition your heat pump from being a cooling source to supplying heat. Do you know what steps to take in your home?

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What is a Heat Pump?

July 18, 2017
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What are the different types of heat pumps and how do they work? Read more from The Smith Service to find out.

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Heat Pump vs. Air Conditioner

May 9, 2017
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What are the differences between heat pumps & air conditioner/furnace systems? The Smith Service Company is here to help find the best choice for you.

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