Geothermal Systems Provide "Free" Hot Water

What is a Desuperheater?

There are a variety of new products on the market that aim to provide hot water more efficiently. New technologies such as on-demand production, heat pump water heaters are just a few options available. Do these options make sense for residents in Kitsap County ?

Before buying a technology only capable of one thing, consider a geothermal system. A Kitsap County geothermal heat pump WaterFurnace solution offers heating, cooling, and free hot water - all from a single unit.

A desuperheater captures the normally wasted heat created by a unit's compressor and uses it to modify the water. Although excess heat is produced in both heating and cooling modes, the hot water advantage is greatest while 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 excess heat - you'll need to rely more on your existing water heating process.

Waterfurnace also offers dedicated hydronic equipment that's easily installed if you would to have geothermal provide 100% of your hot water needs. Like solar solutions, the geothermal hydronic equipment qualifies for the 30% federal tax credit. But 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 with one of our specialists to evaluate your needs, and decide if a WaterFurnace Kitsap County geothermal solution makes sense for you.