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How quiet are air source heat pumps?

How quiet are air source heat pumps?

The level of sound an appliance makes while operating and how loud it is are important considerations for homeowners when choosing a new heating system. All Grant air source heat pumps have low noise levels with both the 13kW and 17kW Aerona³ models being awarded the Quiet Mark. In this blog, we interview Simon Gosling from Quiet Mark to learn more about the importance of quiet acoustics.

The truth about heat pumps – dispelling the myths

The truth about heat pumps – dispelling the myths

More and more homeowners are installing air source heat pump systems in their homes, opting to make their central heating system more sustainable with a low carbon heating solution. Amongst the many positive experiences, there are also a selection of ‘heat pump myths’ which can make some prospective heat pump owners question the technology – let us dispel those myths in this article.

Getting your home heat pump ready

Getting your home heat pump ready

Preparing your home with energy-efficiency improvements and high levels of insulation is key to getting the best out of an air source heat pump. In this article, we talk through the different measures you can install to help improve your home’s efficiency and get it ready for a heat pump.

Understanding net zero carbon targets and how they can be achieved

Understanding net zero carbon targets and how they can be achieved

The term ‘net zero carbon’ is becoming increasingly used throughout society by Government, in the media, by major corporations and beyond. What does ‘net zero carbon’ mean and why should homeowners understand its meaning in the context of their day to day living? In this article, we explore what net zero carbon looks like and how sustainable heating solutions can help us achieve these targets.

Maximising the benefits of combined heating technologies

Maximising the benefits of combined heating technologies

Central heating systems designed today are often more than just about the primary heat source. The range of complementary heating technologies which are now available provides homeowners with an exciting opportunity to go even greener. Here, we take at look at how increasing overall system efficiencies by combining technologies can be as easy as 1, 2, 3!

Five Top Tips to help look after your Heat Pump

Five Top Tips to help look after your Heat Pump

Just like any other heating appliance, air source heat pumps need to be correctly maintained to help the unit and the heating system operate as efficiently and effectively as possible. We have selected five useful pointers for looking after an air source heat pump so if your home heating is delivered by a Grant heat pump, please read on.

Getting to know underfloor heating - performance & installation

Getting to know underfloor heating - performance & installation

The design, compatibility and versatility of underfloor heating are three reasons why it is becoming increasingly viable for more and more homes. In this second blog, we take a look at another two of the benefits that this type of heating system can offer to homeowners who may be considering an upgrade to their heating system.

Getting to know underfloor heating - design, compatibility & versatility

Getting to know underfloor heating - design, compatibility & versatility

Underfloor heating is becoming an increasingly popular feature within homes up and down the country. We have written a couple of blogs which explore some of the reasons why homeowners are choosing to have underfloor heating installed in their properties and the benefits it can bring to a home heating system.

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