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A pool heater and chiller makes a pool comfy year round

This is the third of 7 Ways to Save on Your New Pool which is available for free from our library of eBooks.

Neither the hot summer days nor the the cold winter nights should keep you out of your pool.

Installing a pool heater or pool chiller can bring you and your family added fun to your ultimate outdoor environment. Whether you live up north, or in the sunnier climates, you can double and even triple your enjoyment of your new pool.

Doesn’t that make you want to dive right in?

The most important tip when purchasing a pool heater or pool chiller, is knowing what kind to buy. Your choices will either be an electric pool heater/heat pump or a combination pool heater/chiller.

The electric pool heater and chiller will work in either climate and is the most inexpensive option for heating and chilling your pool. It’s also easy to install…you can do it yourself!

Electric pool heater pumps and chillers, however, are a bit more complex and will require a professional pool company for installation.

The heater pumps work like a central heating and air conditioning unit.

  • 7 Ways to Save on Your New PoolThe heat pump draws in warm air from the outside
  • The warm air is then used to heat the refrigerant coolant inside the heat pump
  • Pool heater pump compressor provides additional heat that helps to warm the water even more
  • Hot air or cold air is then forced into the heat exchanger where hot gas is created
  • Exchanger transfers the gaseous heat or cool air to the swimming pool water

If you’re not keen on stepping outside in the cold weather to turn on your pool heater, pool automation is a beautiful thing! Contact us to learn more, download our free eBook to your right, or stay tuned to this blog for my next tip.


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