Geothermal Systems Provide "Free" Hot Water

What is a Desuperheater?

There are a lot of new products on the market that look to supply hot water more efficiently. New technologies such as on-demand generation, heat pump water heaters are just a few options available. The question is, do these options make sense here in Reading ?

Before you buy a technology that's capable of one thing, consider a geothermal heat pump add-on. A Reading geothermal heat pump WaterFurnace solution provides heating, cooling, and free hot water - all from a single unit.

A desuperheater captures the normally wasted heat produced by a unit's compressor and applies it to condition the water. Although additional heat is produced in both heating and cooling modes, the hot water benefit is greatest as the unit is cooling. In the summer, geothermal units run more often and can supply most, if not all, of your hot water. During the colder fall, winter, and spring months - when the desuperheater isn't capturing as much surplus heat - you'll need to utilize your existing water heating method.

Waterfurnace also offers dedicated hydronic equipment that's easily installed if you would to have geothermal supply 100% of your hot water needs. Like solar solutions, the geothermal hydronic equipment qualifies for the 30% federal tax credit. Unlike solar solutions, geothermal provides hot water 24 hours a day, rain or shine.

"Free hot water just another reason to change to geothermal products. Set up an appointment today with one of our specialists to assess your needs, and decide if a WaterFurnace Reading geothermal solution makes sense for you.