With the dark ages behind us for good, energy bills have become as predictable as night and morning. The two of us enjoy the conveniences gave by electric power, but with the constant rise in prices, the bills generated by the use of our fondest appliances can be disturbing. With the drastically decreasing weather conditions, all the people would find it tough to survive without a reliable Heating and Air Conditioning unit. It’s enjoyable to be hot in Winter season and cool in summertime, so having a more energy efficient form of heating and cooling, is an excellent idea. A heat pump is something which offers this option. Rather than generating heat and cold like the respected Heating and A/C system, the heat pump transfers hot or cold air to the required space, as necessary. The heat is drawn from the earth or surrounding air, using a relatively small amount of energy in the process. The heat pump works much like a refrigerator but though it’s called “heat pump” it’s able to supply hot and cool air. Another advantage of a heat pump is that you don’t need to install a gas furnace for heating and AC for cooling, so you spend less. I happen to live in a moderate climate which is perfect for heat pump use. I do like my correct Heating and A/C unit and the appealing air quality it provides. But if I can get a similar repair from a unit which is equally efficient though less complex, why not? In any case, I must do something positive to break my energy costs. If I don’t, it will be lights out for me!