What Is a Split System Heat Pump?

There are many different kinds of heat pumps out there. These include (but aren’t limited to!): absorption heat pumps, ground-source heat pumps, and…split system heat pumps! Most experts categorize heat pumps into three main areas – air-to-air, geothermal, and water-source.

So, what exactly is a split system heat pump? Here, we’ve provided a mini-guide to this type of heat pump:

Essentially, a split system heat pump is set up just as a split system AC unit. This means that your split system heat pump has outdoor and indoor components, just as a split system air conditioner does. However, here is where things get a little different….

A split system heat pump is able to actually reverse the air conditioning process, and is better able to provide heat evenly throughout your home. When it comes to determining whether a split system heat pump is right for you, you should probably get advice from a trained expert. Why? Because, depending on your home’s layout and whether or not you already have a heating system in place, a split system heat pump may or may not be the right choice for you. Which brings us to our next point…

Contact the Split System Heat Experts at Robert B. Payne, Inc. Today – We’re Ready to Help!

Do you have further questions about split system heat pumps? If so, it’s time to contact Robert B. Payne, Inc. today at 540-373-5876. Here at Robert B. Payne, Inc. our team of AC specialists is here to impart their well-earned wisdom and expertise. The Robert B. Payne, Inc. team is always more than happy to help answer your questions and offer our assistance. We have dozens of years of experience when it comes to heat pumps, including split system pumps. We look forward to speaking with you; contact us today with questions and to find out more!