The rise of environment-friendly appliances such as air conditioners, refrigerators, heating systems has made more and more homeowners realize and appreciate the importance of energy saving ratings. With newer “green” models, Juneau homeowners can now enjoy government kickbacks, lower utility bills, and a huge amount of savings from the use of these units. If you want to take it a step further, you can also take advantage of a kind of energy that is stored in the earth and is available to fuel and heat your home – geothermal heating.
Geothermal heating can be traced back from as early as the 3rd century B.C. in the form of hot spring bath houses. It was soon developed in the 1940’s with the introduction of the heat pump that made it possible for this natural resource to be turned into something usable. … read more