Archive for June, 2012

Will Geothermal Increase the Value of My Home?

Will Geothermal Increase the Value of My Home?

Before deciding to purchase a geothermal system, many homeowners ask this question.  Geothermal systems are a large investment and people want to make sure they will still get a benefit from the system if they decide to sell their home before they reach their payback period.  Life is uncertain, and you can think you will be in your home for several years, but you never know when a job or other event in your life could take you to a new area.  The two main schools of thought regarding geot ...

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Advice from a Geothermal Engineer

Advice from a Geothermal Engineer

  Today I had the opportunity to get lunch with Don Easson.  Don is a licensed Professional Engineer and the only IGSHPA (International Ground Source Heat Pump Association) certified geothermal designer in South Carolina.  In addition to owning and managing his residential geothermal design business, Don is also an independent distribution of ClimateMaster geothermal products. He works with Climatemaster, designs geothermal systems for homeowners, and is the person that existing geo ...

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