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Air Source Heat Pumps in Ipswich & Woodbridge

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Are you in the Ipswich or Woodbridge areas and considering an Air Source Heat Pump?

We are MCS accredited, and do not employ sale-people.  Our experienced and committed engineers will guide you through the quotation stage right through to installation if you chose to engage our services.

Air Source Heat Pumps are a renewable alternative to heat your home and hot water.   Powered by 75% air and 25% electricity (based on the Daikin Altherma low temperature air-to-water heat pump), an Air Source Heat Pump may help you to save money on your energy bills. 

An Air Source Heat Pump can work with new or existing radiators or underfloor heating systems.  A modern, low carbon footprint approach to replace an existing boiler, or as part of a renovation, or new build.

How does an Air Source Heat Pump Work?

Air Source Heat Pumps are a greener, more efficient and cost-effective way to heat your home and hot water, especially if your home is currently run on oil, LPG or has conventional electric heating.    It can work with radiators or underfloor heating systems.  A great, modern approach to replace an existing boiler, or as part of a renovation, or new build.

Not only is an Air Source Heat Pump future proofing the cost of running your home from the rising cost of oil, you can also earn money to help pay the cost of installing one.  The Government have a ‘Boiler Upgrade Scheme’ in place until 31 March 2028, which offers a grant of £7,500 towards the cost of installing a heat pump if you meet eligibility criteria.  Please see the following link for more information:

https://www.find-government-grants.service.gov.uk/grants/boiler-upgrade-scheme-1#eligibility

Would an Air Source Heat Pump be suitable for your property?

  • Do you have somewhere to put it?

You’ll need a place outside your home where a unit can be fitted to a wall or placed on the ground. It will need plenty of space around it to get a good flow of air. A sunny wall is ideal.

  • Is your home well insulated? 

Since air source heat pumps work best when producing heat at a lower temperature than traditional boilers, it’s preferable that your home is well insulated and draught-proofed for the heating system to be most efficient. 

  • What fuel will you be replacing? 

The system may pay for itself much more quickly if it’s replacing an oil, LPG or coal heating system.

The Boiler Upgrade Scheme

There is an upfront grant of £7,500 available towards the cost of an air source heat pump if you meet the eligibility criteria.  

See the link below the Government website, and feel free to contact us for more information, or to book a free quotation and full assessment of your heating needs.

https://www.find-government-grants.service.gov.uk/grants/boiler-upgrade-scheme-1

The benefits of an Air Source Heat Pump

  • Lower fuel bills, especially if you are replacing conventional electric heating
  • Unlike gas, LPG and oil boilers, heat pumps deliver heat at lower temperatures over much longer periods
  • Potential grant of £7,500 towards the cost of installation
  • Lower home carbon emissions, depending on which fuel you are replacing
  • No more fuel deliveries needed
  • Heat your home as well as your water
  • Minimal maintenance required
  • Generally easier and cheaper to install than a ground source heat pump