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Improve the comfort of your home
Is your heating system due an upgrade? Did you know that you can now avail of a grant through the SEAI Better Energy Homes grants programme?
This grant can help you improve your home heating system by installing a new high efficiency boiler, this will also include heating control upgrades.
We at Sweeney Renewables are aware that many consumers are still unsure of what heat pumps actually are. Heat pumps are being confused as a modern eco-friendly form of boiler that is extremely expensive however, more and more people are installing them in their homes. We have put together some information that we hope you will find useful.
Are you tired of walking on cold floors? If so you can add an extra bit of luxury to your home with underfloor heating. Underfloor heating systems are a very cost effective and energy efficient solution for heating your home.
Are you looking to reduce your heating costs? You could consider installing an Air to Water Heat heat Pump. Orca Air to water Heat Pumps can help you reduce your heating costs by up to 75%, which can be installed existing or new homes.
You may be eligible for a heating controls grant
There are SEAI grants available for home owners in Ireland for installing heating controls. Domestic customers can benefit from a heating controls upgrade or an oil/gas boiler with heating controls upgrade.
Despite the name “heat pump”, heat pumps do an efficient job of both cooling and heating the home or commercial building. Unlike other conventional heating systems, a heat pump operates by distributing heat, instead of generating hot or cold air. This heat or cooling process can be sourced from either water, earth known as a geothermal heating system or the most common system which retrieves heat from the air. This is known as an “air to air” heat pump.