Looking For the Best Pool Heater?
Heat Pump that is Energy Smart is a great choice
There are a various ways to heat your pool based on your swimming needs, your temperature desire, and your available utilities. Gas and propane are perfect for pool/spa combos while the lowest utility cost pool heater will be an energy smart heat pump.
A Solar Pool Heater is another excellent Choice
Solar systems are also available upon request. All of the above can be utilized to extend your swimming season. Heat pumps are the most energy efficient pool heater that you can add. Maintaining an even temperature of 82 degrees is most affordable with a heat pump. Heat pumps also have the ability to have a reverse cycle to cool the pool for our extreme heat in the dog days of summer.
Some Things to Know About a Pool Heat Pump
Gas and propane heaters heat the quickest but increase your utility bills. These heaters are great for small bodies of water like a spa but their energy usage makes them inefficient to heat the pool itself year round. Solar systems have the highest initial upfront cost but the lowest long term cost by using the radiant heat from the sun to heat your pool year round. You are constrained by the whim of the weather, solar systems can add additional months of swimming to your swimming pool experience. Talk to your pool design consultant to help determine which is best for you!