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Heat Pump Water Heaters in San Diego, CA
For all your water heater needs in San Diego, CA, call the plumbers at J Geyer Plumbing, Inc.. We install water heaters of all types and sizes, and one of our most unique options is the heat pump water heater. Also known as hybrid heat pump water heaters, these are some of the most efficient systems you can use to heat the water flowing from your shower and sink.
Chances are, you'll notice your energy bills drop when you switch to a heat pump water heater, especially if you were using an electric tank water heater before. And our experts are some of the best people to offer water heater installation, repair, replacement, and maintenance services in Southern California. Call our friendly team today to schedule water heater services in San Diego, CA and the surrounding area!
So What’s a Heat Pump Water Heater?
Typically, a heat pump is used for cooling or heating a home. It actually uses refrigeration to transfer heat. (That’s how an air conditioner cools your home in the first place.) A liquid or chemical blend can be used to absorb heat and move it into or out of a space.
A heat pump water heater takes advantage of the versatility of this technology. It can absorb heat from around the outside of the water heater. Heat is transferred into a heat exchanger within the tank, which keeps the water warm.
How It Differs from a Conventional Tank Water Heater
Other tank water heaters use more conventional means of heating up water. A water heater that uses gas or any other fuel source must light a flame on a burner in order to start heating the tank from the bottom up. People often choose gas water heaters over electric water heaters because natural gas may cost less.
Electric water heaters usually use electric resistance heating. This requires a lot of energy use as generating or producing heat is such an energy–intensive process.
A heat pump water heater does use electricity, but it uses it in a much different way. Moving heat is a more efficient process then generating heat; it requires much less energy.
Why Choose a Heat Pump Water Heater Instead
What all of this means is that choosing a heat pump water heater over a conventional electric tank water heater can help you save a lot of money. Over the years, the savings can offset the initial price.
As a matter of fact, if you require an electric water heater to be 55 gallons or more because you have a larger household, you may not be able to find a conventional electric tank water heater to fit your needs. They simply cannot meet federal efficiency requirements, but a heat pump water heater can. For some people, the heat pump water heater is the only option—f but it’s an excellent one.
Hire J Geyer for Heat Pump Water Heater Services
You can trust our friendly team for all of your heat pump water heater service needs. We’re committed to being green, and that’s why we think this is one of the best options for any home. Plus, when you get heat pump water heater services from us, you’ll get highly trained plumber and excellent customer service every time.
We offer heat pump water heater installation, routine maintenance and flushing services, repairs, and replacement. Hire J Geyer Plumbing, Inc. for heat pump water heater services in San Diego, CA. Call us today to request an estimate on water heater services in San Diego, CA and the surrounding area.