Buying a heat pump in Christchurch may seem simple. Buying the right one for you may actually be a little more complicated. So you can buy the right heat pump with confidence, here’s how you can find an accredited heat pump installer in Christchurch .
With so many heat pumps available, and each one boasting a range of different features, finding the heat pump that’s right for your home can be a difficult task. Making the right decision can play a big role in your comfort and lifestyle.
The ‘right heat pump’ varies from home to home, and place to place. So whether you live in a Christchurch bungalow or a new architectural home in Nelson, these factors will help you decide on the right heat pump for you.
Buying a heat pump can be a big decision. Whether you’re buying your first one or haven’t bought one in a while, it’s normal to have plenty of questions to make sure you find the right heat pump for you. Because we’re your local, accredited Canterbury heat pump installers, we’ve answered some of our most frequently asked questions to help you!
With so many heat pumps in the market, it’s easy to get distracted by features that sound great but don’t ‘bring the heat’ when it comes to your home.
Mitsubishi Electric Wi-Fi Control offers something you won’t find in any other model - absolute control of your home. Whether you’re turning up the heat during winter or cooling your household down in summer, Mitsubishi Wi-Fi control will revolutionise the way you think about heat pumps.
“I already have a great heat pump in the lounge. Is there something else I can do to keep the bedrooms warm?”
Great question. Ducted heating systems are relatively new to Christchurch, compared to traditional, established heat pumps. While the cost barrier to installing residential ducted systems has come down considerably in recent years, it’s another reason that’s slowed their uptake in Christchurch homes.
As the price of ducted systems slowly fall, and more people are thinking about whole home heating solutions, many people want to know, how will your new ducted system will work with your existing heat pump?
Spring in Christchurch can be extreme. This year has seen gorgeous sunny days followed by torrential rain, and even snow to some parts of Canterbury. When the weather is so unpredictable, it’s a good idea to have a responsive, economical and efficient solutions for your home.
What would that look like?
With the end of the year fast approaching and businesses across Christchurch winding down, Heat Pumps NOW is tackling the hard-issues and asking the big questions. Like, does Santa really have Wi-Fi?
Save Money and Improve Efficiency by Cleaning Your Heat Pump.
Nobody likes paying their power bill. Sadly, we can’t stop them arriving, but we can help make them a little cheaper. Take a deep breath in through your nose and out your mouth. Wonderful. Now trying doing it again with your nose and mouth covered by your hand. You can still breathe, but you have to work a little harder to fill your lungs with air.
Your heat pump is the same. By sucking cold air from outside and blowing hot air inside, the filters and coils of your heat pump can become clogged with dust and dirt. A quick clean every time you do the vacuuming can help your heat pump breathe easier, improving efficiency and adding less to your power bill.
Here’s the Heat Pumps NOW guide to cleaning a hi-wall heat pump. It doesn’t matter if your heat pump isn’t the same make and model as this one. This is just a general guide to show you how to clean your hi-wall heat pump. If yours is a low-wall model, don’t worry. We’ll have a guide to help you out soon.
In the latest Readers Digest Survey of over 1200 Kiwis from across New Zealand, Mitsubishi Electric was awarded “The Most Trusted Brand in Heat Pumps” for 2015. Well done Mitsubishi!
Heat Pumps NOW are proudly Mitsubishi accredited, and we find Mitsubishi heat pumps are the most popular brand, installing many all over Christchurch. The comments people gave as part of the Readers Digest Survey as to why they love Mitsubishi heat pumps are similar to what we hear every day doing installations.
When the big players announced their heat pumps are now Wi-Fi compatible, it seemed at first like an unnecessary extravagance.
Mitusbishi, Fujitsu, and Daikin all have new Wi-Fi capable heat pumps, plus Wi-Fi adaptors you can connect to the older heat pump models. This futuristic technology developed here in New Zealand to deal with even the coldest Christchurch days, helps you stay more comfortable for longer. While at first, Wi-Fi connected heat pumps may seem a bit over-the-top, but they have very practical everyday uses.
We love Christchurch, energy efficiency, staying warm in winter, and getting the most out of our heat pump. Here are some tips so you can too.