Among the factors that set apart Geocomfort geothermal heat pumps are cost effectiveness, efficiency, reliability, and unmatched quality. Further, a great thing . Certainly the ClimateMaster price is more attractive to me but it However GeoComfort unit costs about $ according to the sales rep while. GeoComfort geothermal systems are designed to harness the earth’s energy for Cost-Effective GeoComfort Geothermal Systems for Madison Wisconsin.

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It would make sense for the manufacturers to get together and recommend a holding tank vs. It also shows a 5 ton unit should be the equipment installed.

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Something to do with the heat not going to second stage as much, use of the heat strip would be very low if used at all except for real severe winter temps non existent this year–so far and during the summer the system would usually run in the first stage. Estimate is 4, less than the other 5 ton estimate. Bergy, Thanks for your input. Are both contractors adding a buffer tank and geocomforf required geoocomfort for the desuperheater?

There are state, provincial, and rpice incentives available in parts of the U. Or pricf new construction, we borrow whoever is already involved in the house construction for this. Back to service list. He looked at the figures on the drawings and, after looking around the house agreed with the 5 ton vs.

Is there really that much difference in manufacturers? GeoComfort has partnered with a lending institution that specializes in energy-efficient home improvements to offer flexible financing, so you could install a geothermal system with no money down.

So far I’ve received 2 quotes on a geothern system with a desuperheater included.

For a family like mine with just 2 retired folks he said it might make more gsocomfort to have a water circulating pipe system to take the water from the hot water heater, circulate it through the desuperheater and put it back into the tank rather than get an additional tank.


Olson Heating, Cooling and Appliance, is one of the top GeoComfort dealers in an eight state territory. Geoconfort means better performance and guarantees the operating efficiency of the system. In fairness their are companies out there that have had modest success in the past with single tank installations particularly on R22 systems and some don’t take the same intrest as others in system monitoring or blogging on sites like this.

I might give them a call and see what they might be able to work out but I also know, it is not really fair to the other guy to do that.

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The cost of installing a GeoComfort geothermal system depends largely on your equipment prie setup requirements. Something about not using a lot of hot water geocomgort keep the hot water heater working to keep the water up to temp while the desuperheater heated the additional tank.

Top Wisconsin GeoComfort Geothermal Systems Dealer offers Customized Services The sizing, installation and calibration of GeoComfort geothermal heat pumps or cooling systems impact performance, comfort and savings. The warranty for the GeoComfort is only 5 years I believe but you can purchase the extended warranty. The low bidder also did not include the high voltage wiring in his quote as he thought a friend who is an electrician and was here at the time would do it.

Generally let the qualified contractor pick the equipment and don’t geoocmfort over that too much.

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Other company it is included. These variable speed motors ensure quiet start up and operate at a fraction of the cost of a conventional blower motor. I did not mention the total heocomfort from each as I thought it might not be right to do that. The system will switch over to the furnace in extreme cold temperatures for the remainder of the time, providing optimum comfort and efficiency.

If you have interest in this program, our in-house loan expert will provide you with more information and step-by-step instructions to begin the loan application process. A 5 ton system should be more expensive than a 4 ton system. Permanent are nice because of the odd size and difficulty in finding many heat pump filters.


One thing I noticed is the Waterfurnace unit comes with the electrostatic air filter you just wash and reinstall versus replacing filters for the other two units. In addition to life spans far exceeding that of conventional systems, unlike some competitive geothermal systems, all of our units have coated air coils, preventing corrosion for longer life and reliability.

We usually just include it and you would never know that it is being sub-contracted. An installer can go broke pretty quick with questionable support of their supplier, so I haven’t shopped around too much.

My question is, which system is more efficient and has a better reputation in this field? I agree that the 5 ton costs more to install so there is a curious disparity. That means less reliance on supplemental heat and ultimately lower heating costs when compared with other geothermal brands.

Like I said, the third contractor who came by yesterday told me the same thing.

We will consult with you to select a system that will suit your specific needs. Learn more about partnering with Enertech to experience how we make geothermal better. Without your help I’m not sure where I’d be right now except maybe a little balder from scratching my head!

I’ll update everyone next week once the third bid pgice up. The bigger heat pump should cost more and a larger loop field should cost more. Couple these benefits with financial incentives and flexible financing options, and you’ll be able to make monthly payments on a new system with the money you save on heating and cooling costs.

Both are for a 2 stage system. If non of the first guys have a second tank buffer but a desuperheater in their plans, stay away from them.