One of the applience that you can fit in your home with ease is the heat pump. Due to the fact that a heat pump provides heat does not mean that the pump uses a lot of electric power. Air to air systems, geothermal heat pump and water source are some of the air conditioners that are used at home. They are not only used for heating but also, they are used as centered air conditions facilities that convert the warm heat into the more cooling air during high temperatures. So as to avoid any damage or loss of any component of the heat pump it is essential to follow proper guidelines of the installation. it is vital to use the correct type of material and at the same time use the right kind of ductwork to make sure that the pump works efficiently.
The the best place to set a heat pump is a few inches from the wall of your home. Putting ventilation in mind it is important to note that the for proper ventilation, the vent should be situated some inches always from the wall. it must be put into consideration there must be clearance for ventilation to avoid cases of disastrous fire due to lack of air flow. Always ensure that combustible materials are not used for the pump.Highly flammable materials should be avoided in heat pumps.
Let’s look at placing. One has to construct a place for the heat pump somewhere outside the house. The Ideal placing of a heat pump is constructing a slab on which the heat pump will be placed on and also creating the surrounding of the heat pump with gravel. Due to the vibrations caused by the heat pump when it is operating is the reason as to why it is situated outside. Placing two controllers inside the house is very vital. The the gap between the two handlers should be 15 feet or less, if this is not the case then the then the filter wire should short. The Padding is very crucial. Hence the dimension should be one and a half inch.
There are those pumps that are situated on roof tops therefore it is essential that the for proper anchoring of them. Isolators should be used as the anchoring tool for the pump. Leveling the curb with the pump facilitates the stability of the pump on the roof
It is essential to note that to connect the inside unit to the outside unit you must use copper. The valve cap of the pump must be fitted using a copper tuning and when this is done the valve cap should be tightly closed and sealed.