New technology for cold climes Published on March 19, 2014

Looking for the best heating system for that super-insulated timber frame you’re planning? Wondering if an air-source heat pump will work in a cold climate? The answer is yes! And in summer it can cool your house as well.

Thermostat stay warm in the winter with energy efficiencyTo get the latest scoop on energy efficient heating systems for well-insulated buildings, we attended the recent NESEA Conference (Northeast Sustainable Energy Association). Turns out, with the new variable-speed compressors, ductless heat pumps are now affordable and practical even in very cold places – including Presque Isle Maine (January temp averages 2 degrees). Give us a call to talk about your energy efficient timber frame project!


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