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If you currently have a separate Arlington air conditioning and natural gas furnace system, you may consider opting for a heat pump. One heat pump system can both heat and cool your home. According to the US government, Heat Pump systems can reduce the average home owner’s energy bills between 40% and 60% over traditional AC and furnace units.
In order for Heat Pump and central air-conditioning systems to perform with optimal efficiency, home owners should have the refrigerant charge checked by a professional every year. See below for information on Preseason Heating and Air Conditioning Check-Ups.
Federal Energy Savings Tax Credits and Utility Company Rebates
The US Federal government offers incentives and tax rebates for installing certain types of products. These products include but are not limited to:
- Biomass Stoves
- Energy Star rated HVAC systems
- Home Insulation improvements
- Approved Roofing
- Energy Star rated Water Heaters
- Approved Windows and Doors
Detailed information on Federal Energy Savings Tax Credits is available at http://www.energystar.gov or you may also visit http://www.energy.gov/taxbreaks.htm . A great resource for finding information on local utility incentives is http://www.dsireusa.org.
Preseason Heating and Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Check-Up
Regardless of the age of your current Arlington HVAC system, it is strongly recommended you schedule annual preseason heating and air conditioning check-ups. The check-up can save money and avoid costly repairs by finding and addressing small problems before they become large issues. When phoning your local repair service it is recommended to request a technician that is factory trained or NATE (North American Technician Excellence) certified.