If you’re like most homeowners, you want to keep your heating costs low. Fortunately, there are several cost-effective home heating solutions that will keep your Orlando, Florida, house warm while also helping you save money on your energy bills.
Let the Sunshine In
One of your best ways to save money on heat is to harness natural sunlight. On sunny days, you can open up the shades in your home and let the natural light pour in. Sunlight can warm up your home to a surprising degree, thus enabling to use your heater less.
Air-Source Heat Pump
Installing an air source heat pump in your home is another great cost-effective solution for keeping your house warm. Air-source heat pumps work by transferring air into and out of your home. This process is very efficient because it heats and cools the air as necessary and does not require a fuel source such as natural gas.
Air-source heat pumps are also beneficial because you can use them to heat only the portions of your home in which you spend the most time. With most systems, you need to heat your whole house, which can be a money-waster if you spend most of your time in one or two rooms.
Adding a heat pump to your home will increase its value. On top of that, heat pumps are easy on the environment and fairly simple to maintain.
If you have a wood-burning fireplace in your home, it can be the perfect option for heating your home without spending a lot of money. Wood-burning fireplaces produce a tremendous amount of heat and can easily warm up even large spaces. Additionally, firewood is generally more affordable than using your heater or buying natural gas for a gas fireplace.
If you’re interested in a cost-effective heating solution for your home, call E.C. Waters Air Conditioning & Heat at (407) 603-9144. Our team can help you pick just the right system for your needs.
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