Geothermal News for Rochester

One of the most appreciated things about a geothermal heating and cooling system is that it has so few moving parts. There’s just that much less that can go wrong– that much less to maintain. Of course, the system does have some moving parts. Most of them are found in its most important component,...
No doubt about it: replacing your present HVAC system with a geothermal heating and cooling system is a pricy proposition. Initial costs here in Rochester can run anywhere from $10,000 to $30,000 – or above. That said, geothermal benefits can easily override worries about starting costs. We’ll...
You know that clean-running, low-maintenance, incredibly energy-efficient geothermal heating and cooling system you’ve been wishing for but couldn’t afford? Well, look again! Because, as of February 2018, the federal government’s 30% geothermal tax credit is reinstated! And what was heretofore...
No doubt about it, it’s a big step to move ahead with a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And plenty of Rochester homeowners will tell you so – especially those who engaged Earth Energy Heating & Cooling Inc. for their geothermal system installation. If...
More than a few residents here in Rochester, Minnesota, have signed on with Earth Energy Heating & Cooling Inc. to upgrade their homes to geothermal homes. Still need convincing about geothermal heating and cooling yourself? Understanding something of the science behind it – and the mechanics as...
Rochester homeowners’ initial objections to going geothermal frequently entail these five fears: Fear of High Up-Front Costs, Fear of “Too Little Too Late” Return on Investment, Fear That the Technology Remains “Unproven,” Fear That Geothermal Heating and Cooling May Not Be the Most Advantageous...
Old home or new, if you’re annoyed with the HVAC system you’ve got, 2018 could be the year – should be the year – you advance to geothermal. Prices aren’t likely ever to be better. And, if you need help with up-front costs, interest-free loans are usually available to homeowners from manufacturers,...
One of the beauties of heating and cooling your Rochester home with a WaterFurnace geothermal system is the negligible maintenance required of you. The system’s relative simplicity is reason enough that. Still, minimal maintenance isn’t the same as no maintenance.
You need a new heating and cooling system. Maybe you’re partial to the idea of a new Geothermal HVAC. Whatever the case, you probably want to know a little more about how one works. Geothermal HVACs variously cool and heat your home by extracting ground temperature. This works because of an...
If your knowledge of geothermal heating and cooling is lacking, you should, at least, know this – especially if you’re planning on upgrading your current Rochester home’s HVAC system or still don’t know how best to heat and cool the new home you’re building.