SmartHouse Heating and Cooling Blog

April 24, 2024

Replacing an Air Conditioner With a Heat Pump

Replacing an Air Conditioner With a Heat Pump. Many St. Louis homeowners are turning their attention towards replacing traditional air conditioning units with heat pumps. Heat pumps can help slash your energy bills and reduce your carbon footprint while providing both heating and cooling from one unit. This article will delve into why a heat pump might be the perfect replacement for your old AC. If you’re thinking of replacing your air conditioning unit, call SmartHouse today at 314-370-1816, ... Read More

April 24, 2024

Heat Pump Incentives: Save Big While Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

Heat Pump Incentives: Save big while reducing your carbon footprint. As homeowners in St. Louis and beyond consider upgrading their HVAC systems, many are turning their attention to heat pumps — not only as a solution to stifling summers and chilly winters but as a savvy financial decision bolstered by attractive incentives. Federal and state programs offer substantial financial incentives to encourage homeowners to make the switch. These incentives not only lower the initial investment but also promise ... Read More

April 24, 2024

Heat Pump vs. Air Conditioner: Heat Pumps are like your AC, but better!

Heat Pump vs. Air Conditioner: Heat Pumps are like your AC, but better! Homeowners in St. Louis who are considering upgrading or replacing their current cooling system have an important choice to make: stick with a traditional air conditioner or upgrade to a heat pump.

At SmartHouse, our goal is to provide you with honest, reliable advice that can help keep your home comfortable and energy efficient for years to come. If you’re considering upgrading or replacing ... Read More

February 15, 2024

Save on Energy Efficient HVAC Upgrades

Save on Energy Efficient HVAC Upgrades. The first months of the year are typically the coldest in St. Louis, where we find ourselves bundling up and seeking comfort in the warmth of our homes. But did you know that these frosty months offer more than just a test of our HVAC system's endurance against the chill? Winter presents a great opportunity for St. Louis homeowners looking to enhance their comfort and cut down on energy costs. At a time when ... Read More

September 29, 2023

Do Heat Pumps Work in Freezing Temperatures?

Do heat pumps work in freezing temperatures? Heat pumps are growing in popularity as a year-long heating and cooling option. While they've been popular in southern states for years, homeowners in St. Louis and other more northern parts of the country rightly wonder if heat pumps can maintain a comfortable temperature in the depths of winter.

So, do heat pumps work in freezing temperatures? The short answer is yes, heat pumps work just fine in extremely cold climates, and St. ... Read More

September 28, 2023

How to Get the Most Out of Your New Heat Pump

How to get the most out of your new heat pump. If you've recently made the jump to a heat pump for a more energy efficient and environmentally friendly home, you're undoubtedly excited to see the difference in your home's comfort and energy bills. But, like any technology, heat pumps must be properly maintained and looked after to get the most out of them throughout their lifespan.

SmartHouse Heating & Cooling is a full-service HVAC contractor serving the St. ... Read More