Broan Heat Pump Reviews – Consumer Ratings
Broan is a major manufacturer of of home ventilation systems and offers very high efficient line heat pumps. The Ultra Efficient Broan Heat Pump and air handler has efficiency ratings up to 22 SEER and 10 HSPF efficiency rating. HSPF or Heating Seasonal Performance Factor is how heat pumps are rated for efficiency. How does an air source Broan Heat Pump get rated at a higher efficiency than some geothermal systems for the air conditioner side of the efficiency ratings? Broan calls it the IQ Drive System and technically it is an inverter duty compressor that gets the high efficiency ratings. The Broan heat pump with IQ Drive is actually manufactured by Nordyne but sold and marketed through Broan.
Various features of selected Broan Heat Pumps includes:
- Broan Heat Pump Systems offer whole house comfort
- Inverter Rotary Compressor technology in Broan Heat Pumps allows the compressor to modulate between 40 percent of capacity to 188 percent of capacity
- Broan Heat Pumps offer quiet operation
- Louvered metal jacket protects the coils on your Broan Heat Pump
- Broan Heat Pumps comes with the Broan quality pledge and a solid Broan warranty
Broan Heat Pump Reviews – Consumer Ratings | Broan Warranty
The Broan warranty includes a 10 year limited unit replacement warranty if the compressor ever fails plus the standard ten year warranty for parts which exceeds most HVAC manufacturers warranties. Always make sure you read and understand the warranty of any major purchase you make especially when the warranty is the basis for your purchase decision. Broan HVAC systems are manufactured by Nordyne which is the same company that makes Maytag and other popular brands for HVAC and other homes products.
Broan also makes range hoods and bathroom fans and has been a leader in home ventlilation since before WWII.
For more about Broan and their latest models and efficiency ratings please see the Broan website.