Geothermal Systems Provide "Free" Hot Water

What is a Desuperheater?

There are a variety of new products on the market that aim to deliver 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 Southeast Missouri ?

Before buying a technology that has a single function, consider a geothermal heat pump add-on. A Southeast Missouri geothermal heat pump WaterFurnace solution offers 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 advantage is greatest as the unit is cooling. In the summer, geothermal units run more frequently and can provide 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 have to rely more on your existing water heating system.

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, they qualify 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 switch to geothermal. Set up an appointment with one of our specialists to assess your needs, and decide if a WaterFurnace Southeast Missouri geothermal solution makes sense for you.