Geothermal Systems Provide "Free" Hot Water

What is a Desuperheater?

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

Before you buy a technology that's capable of one thing, consider a geothermal heat pump add-on. A Elizabethtown 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 condition the water. Although excess heat is produced in both heating and cooling modes, the hot water benefit is greatest while the unit is cooling. In the summer, geothermal units run more often and can provide most, if not all, of your hot water. However, during the colder fall, winter, and spring months - when the desuperheater isn't capturing as much surplus heat - you'll have to rely more on 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, they qualify for the 30% federal tax credit. However, unlike solar solutions, geothermal provides hot water 24 hours a day, rain or shine.

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