Your HVAC system is the heart of your Jacksonville, Florida, home. It’s one of the main reasons your house remains comfortable. In an increasingly technology-based world, HVAC systems are continuing to evolve and develop to improve the comfort of your home and provide added convenience. If you want to stay up-to-date with the latest technologies for your home, some HVAC features are worth the initial investment.

Heat Pumps

Heat pumps can be water-to-air, ground-to-air, and air-to-air. Rather than generating heat itself, a heat pump works by carrying heat inside or outside depending on the weather. During warmer weather, the pump will transfer heat outside the house to help keep indoor temperatures cool. During the cold winter months, however, you can set the pump to extract heat from the outside and bring it into the home.

Heat pumps often make a great addition to traditional HVAC systems by improving energy use. These systems don’t use energy to burn fuel, making them significantly less expensive to operate.

Motion-Activated Systems

Motion-activated HVAC systems offer one of the most efficient ways to heat or cool your home. Sensors are placed throughout the home and send a signal to the HVAC system when people are present in the room, triggering it to turn on. With these systems, your HVAC system will only run when it detects a presence, allowing you to save significantly on energy when no one is in the room.

Smart Home Integration

Everything is getting smarter these days, so why shouldn’t your HVAC system do the same? With smart homes becoming increasingly common, creating smart controls for your HVAC system seems like the next logical step. Smart system integration can be as simple as an app-controlled thermostat that lets you monitor your heating and cooling from any smart device. You can even make use of home assistance to control your HVAC system by voice or through motion activation.

Looking to upgrade your home with some of the latest technology features? Contact Cool Connections, Inc. at 904-685-1582 today. A member of our knowledgeable team will discuss your options and help you find the right system for your home.

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