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Air Source Heat Pumps - How do they work?

Freedom Heat Pumps

WHO ARE FREEDOM HEAT PUMPS?

Heat pumps will be part of many new build properties by 2025. Buildbase are proud to work with Freedom Heat Pumps in supplying air source and ground source heat pump equipment. Freedom are one of the UK’s leading distributors and since forming in 2010, have remained true to their ethos of a comprehensive range, unparalleled technical support and excellent service.

Freedom have supplied thousands of products and supported hundreds of installers, vital experience in a fledgling industry in the UK. So whether you are a novice or seasoned professional, solo or 100-strong, they can help. Please note they don't offer an installation service.

HOW TO GET A HEAT PUMP QUOTE

  1. Send your plans with U values, energy performance certificate, SAP report, or any combination of the three to buildbase@freedomhp.co.uk. Please let us know your local Buildbase branch name so we can forward them your details.
  2. Within 24 hours, an equipment selection will be sent to your local Buildbase branch, at which point they will provide you with a full quotation and lead time.
  3. For training, installation manuals, plumbing schematics, and much more, speak to our heat pump partner, Freedom Heat Pumps, on 02380 274833

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Heat pumps explained; what are they and how do they work?

In association with Freedom Heat Pumps


What is a heat pump and how do they operate?

How and where are heat pumps installed, by whom?

Can heat pumps replace boilers?

Do heat pumps work without electricity?

Are heat pumps renewable energy?

Are heat pumps noisy?

Can heat pumps be connected to solar panels?

Can heat pumps be used for cooling?

Can heat pumps heat water?

Can heat pumps heat radiators?


Do heat pumps have problems, what about cold weather?

How do heat pumps work in winter and cold weather?

Can heat pumps freeze up?

Why do heat pumps have defrost systems?

When do heat pumps stop working?

When do heat pumps lose efficiency?

How long will heat pumps last?

Do heat pumps need cleaning to prevent legionnaires disease?


Heat pump costs and comparison with other forms of heating

How much do heat pumps cost to buy and run?

Why are heat pumps so expensive?

Do heat pumps save you money; are they worth it? 

Will heat pumps replace gas boilers?

Are heat pumps efficient, are they more efficient than gas boilers?

What is the most efficient operating temperature?

What kind of thermostat do I need for a heat pump?

Are heat pumps compatible with wireless or app controls?

Should I get a heat pump or hydrogen boiler?


Where can heat pumps be used?

Can I put a heat pump into an existing property?

Can heat pumps be installed in flats?

Can heat pumps be installed indoors?

Are heat pumps compatible with air conditioning?

Can heat pumps be used for pools?


Comparison between heat pumps

Who makes heat pumps?

Which heat pumps are the best?

Which heat pumps are the quietest?

Where are heat pumps made?


I’m on site and I need to install a heat pump, where do I start?

Step 1

Send your plans with U values or energy performance certificate or SAP report to buildbase@freedomhp.co.uk. Please let us know your local Buildbase branch name so we can forward them your details.

Step 2

Within 24 hours, an equipment selection will be sent to your local Buildbase branch, at which point they will provide you with a full quotation and lead time.

Step 3

For training, installation manuals, plumbing schematics, and much more, speak to our heat pump partner, Freedom Heat Pumps, on 02380 274833.

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