Heat pump supplemental heat strip

Duration: 6min 27sec Views: 633 Submitted: 07.06.2020
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What is it? When do I use it? All these are great questions! Heat pumps need a supplemental heating source. Especially when the weather is below 40 degrees.

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It only takes a minute to sign up. Connect and share knowledge within a single location that is structured and easy to search. Our heat pump is having trouble keeping up on colder mornings. It's not just defrost kicking in, as it's blowing cold less than the target temperature for an hour or two some days. The heat strip is functioning, but I believe it's too small for our conditions:.

What are heat strips?

Heat Pumps, Heat Strips, or furnaces. So what will it be for you? As with most everything, heat pumps, heat strips, and furnaces have their own set of pros and cons.
But what is that setting for? What does it do? A heat pump, as I wrote before, pulls heat from the outside air unless you have a ground source heat pump, which pulls heat from the ground or a body of water.