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Heat Pump Vs. Furnace: Which Wins This Winter?

Monday, December 11th, 2023

Heat pumps are becoming ever more popular these days. With the help of the Inflation Reduction Act and other programs that incentivize homeowners to purchase them, they’re also some of the most eco-friendly systems on the market. But when it comes to a chilly winter, only the most effective heating system will be crowned the king of heat.

So, if you’re trying to maximize both your comfort and the money in your pocket, which system should you purchase? Is a heat pump or a furnace better for your home?

Well, the answer might depend on a few factors, but the race is surprisingly close. While most homeowners would say that a furnace is the best for a chilly winter’s day, the times are definitely changing. Keep reading so you can learn how a heat pump can compete with a furnace as the potential new king of heating and air in Belmont, NC.

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