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Choosing the Right Heating and Air Conditioning System for Savage

Given the environment in Savage, there are a host of factors involved in the way you approach your heating and air conditioning. And when it’s time to think through buying a new heating and air conditioning system, it’s easy to make a hasty decision and be left with a system that doesn’t totally  address all of the needs that come with the climate.

Here’s a quick and easy explanation of how to figure out what will work best for the current climate in Savage or a new climate if you plan on moving.

Warmer climates

The southern area of North America normally lives with warmer weather for most of the year, so not all heating and air conditioning equipment is made for that climate. These warmer climates typically use heat pumps and air handlers.

  • Heat pumps manage both your cooling and heating needs in one unit. Even if you don’t think you need the heating functionality of a heat pump, it can help you get the most energy efficiency out of your system. Plus, you never know when there will be a sudden cold front that cools things off a tad.
  • Air handlers make sure the air inside your home is being circulated. Whether it’s the warm air in colder months or cool air in the hotter months, air handlers make sure your comfort is always a big priority.

Colder climates

If we talk about the environments in the northern portion of North America, it’s safer to go with an air conditioner and furnace to cover your heating and air conditioning needs. With temperatures getting cold more frequently, gas and oil furnaces can operate regardless of the temperature outside, leaving you comfortable in your home.

Ensuring your home is comfortable year-round means taking a little time to understand the heating and air conditioning needs of your area. Not sure what is best for you? Give the pros at Gopher Heating and Air Conditioning a call at 952-373-0377 and we’ll be more than happy to talk about all of the possibilities available to you in Savage to ensure you’re always comfortable.

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