Heat Pump Repair Cost 2011
Analyze Thermostat Before Repair
First be sure whether it’s thermostat malfunctions. Be sure the unit is no heating status and increase the temperature above the room temperature, check whether there’s heating air coming out. If your thermostat was replaced recently, the new thermostat may either be the wrong type or it may have been wired improperly. A mistakenly wired thermostat can fry electronic components, preventing the heat pump from working properly.
If there’s nothing wrong with your thermostat, then you need to ask professionals to repair. The cost of heat pump repair is hard to be definite. You had better find a qualified contractor to give a exact estimate for you repair cost bid according where you live and which type heat pump you are using.
Air Source Heat Pump Replacement Cost
If you just want to heat up a single room through a small heat pump, the cost of replacement range from $600-$1600. If you are a homeowner and want to build a heating system for all the house, you need to install an outside unit and several inside units according to specific situations. What’s more, the brand new ductwork system need to be built to connected with inside and outside units. The whole cost of this type of air source heat pump replacement range from 3000-7000 dollars. The more inside units, the higher the cost.
Geothermal Heat Pump Replacement Cost
Compared with air source heat pump, the installation and replacement of geothermal heat pump is obviously expensive. You need to install extra pipes according to the ground heat source. A geothermal heat pump replacement cost range as high as $10,000 to $25,000.