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Heat Pumps

Heat Pumps Service in Bath, ME

Our New England winters, marked by their biting cold, stiff winds, and the occasional nor’easter, make an efficient heating system more than a luxury. A system that heats our homes cost-efficiently is a big part of maintaining our comfort and budgetary stability. 

At D.A. Cressey, we have over 20 years of experience dealing with the challenges presented by the local climate. Based in Bath, ME, we provide heat pump services to property owners throughout the Midcoast Maine area, so you can keep your home warm and comfortable during the winter months. 

Call (207) 292-5939 or contact us online today to get a free estimate.

How a Heat Pump Works

A heat pump is an innovative and efficient way to heat and cool your home that works by transferring heat between the indoors and outdoors. 

During the winter months, a heat pump extracts heat from the outside air-even when temperatures are extremely low, there are “warm spots” that can be extracted-and moves it indoors to warm your living space. This process is achieved through a refrigeration cycle that involves a compressor, condenser, and evaporator, which work together to absorb heat from the environment and release it inside your home.

In the summer, the process reverses. The heat pump extracts heat from the interior of your home and expels it outside, effectively cooling your living spaces. This dual functionality makes heat pumps a versatile solution for home climate control. 

The Benefits of Installing a Heat Pump

Here are just some of the reasons property owners choose to use heat pumps for their heating and cooling needs: 

  • Energy efficiency: Heat pumps can deliver up to three times more heat energy than the electrical energy they consume, making them one of the more efficient heating options available.
  • Cost savings: The energy efficiency noted above can lead to reductions in your utility bills, offering an immediate way to start recouping the costs of installation. 
  • Improved air quality: Modern heat pumps often come with advanced filtration systems that can improve indoor air quality by removing dust, pollen, and other allergens.
  • Low maintenance: Heat pumps generally require less maintenance compared to traditional heating systems, which can lead to lower upkeep costs—another way to defray the expense of the initial installation. 
  • Environmentally-friendly: By transferring heat rather than generating it through combustion, heat pumps produce fewer greenhouse gas emissions, contributing to a greener planet and a more sustainable future. 
  • Enhanced comfort: Heat pumps are designed to distribute air evenly, avoiding the hot and cold spots often experienced with other types of heating systems.

Why Choose D.A. Cressey?

  • Locally Owned & Operated
    Living in the area ourselves, we understand the need for power and comfort all year long and we're ready to help! We're licensed and insured for your peace of mind.
  • We Offer Free Estimates
    Get in touch with our office to learn more about our installation and service costs. We'll work within your budget to find the perfect solution!
  • Money Saving Incentives
    Having a heat pump installed lets you take advantage of different incentives like whole-home discounts or federal tax credits.
  • Financing Options Available
    We proudly offer financing through Synchrony to make heat pumps or electric solutions affordable for every home.

Signs Your Heat Pump Needs Repair

Keeping your heat pump in optimal condition is important in the pursuit of efficient performance. Here are some common indicators that repair is needed: 

  • Reduced heating or cooling: If you notice that your heat pump is not producing enough heat in the winter or cool air in the summer, it could indicate a problem with the compressor or refrigerant levels.
  • Unusual noises: Strange sounds such as grinding, squealing, or rattling can signal mechanical issues within the heat pump that call for immediate repair to prevent further damage.
  • Increased energy bills: A sudden spike in your energy bills may suggest that your heat pump is working harder than necessary due to an underlying issue.
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Hear From Our Happy Customers

At D.A. Cressey, your satisfaction is our priority! See for yourself what our customers have to say about working with us.

    “Dave is a great guy to work with and we're so glad we found him!”
    “He and his team installed our heat pumps and upgraded our electrical panel. He was always reasonable with our recommended system and prices. Never tried to sell us more than we needed. We will certainly come back to him for our electrical and heat pump nee”
    - Stephen T.
    “Dave did a great deal of work at the Bath Food Bank!”
    “He had to work around two other businesses to install our new walk-in freezer/refrigerator. He also replaced a very old panel and put in a new panel for the walk-in. It was a lot of work...and he got it done in a timely manner.”
    - Kimberly G.
    “D.A. Cressey is the only choice!!”
    “Dave and Matt Cressey are the most amazing humans! They installed an on-demand generator this past winter. They changed our meter box and the cmp connection to the home, this spring. Always prompt and efficient. Thank you guys!! I'd be lost without you.”
    - Michelle H.
    “We were very happy with D.A. Cressey!”
    “We called Dave and he came by promptly and figured out a good way to add a new panel and relocate the outside meter, coordinating with Maine Central Power. He did what he said he would do at the price he stated!”
    - Kevin S.
    “He is amazing!!”
    “Dave was hired to put a heat pump in for a family who did not have any heat source. Dave and his wife had gone that Friday and had worked from 8am to 7pm to get it installed for them. The family was so grateful and so was I!”
    - Christina N.
    “Great dealing with a local family-owned business who knows their stuff!”
    “We couldn't be more pleased with our new Mitsubishi dual-head heat pump. Dave is a master electrician who spent many years at BIW. He and his son came when promised and installed exactly what we needed.”
    - Ken H.
    “Dave is fantastic!”
    “He installed a heat pump for us. Dave promptly responded to voicemails, and within days we had an estimate. They did amazing! Dave is knowledgeable, skilled, and easy to work with. If you're looking for electrical work or a heat pump call him!”
    - Debra B.
    “I can highly recommend him!”
    “David and his team were available by phone and responded very quickly to our request for a consultation and quote to install a heat pump. David is a certified Mitsubishi installer, and his prices were a great value.”
    - Mike T.

Experienced and Dependable Help

Our team has been providing high-quality service to the Midcoast Maine area since 2004. From installation to repair and maintenance, we are committed to meeting all your heating needs with professionalism and a customer-first approach. We’re honored by the number of customers who have given us such nice reviews, and we welcome the opportunity to earn your confidence. 

As property owners ourselves, we understand that investing in a heat pump system can be a significant decision. That’s why we offer flexible financing options and payment plans. Our goal is to provide you with peace of mind and a warm, comfortable home without straining your budget. 

Call (207) 292-5939 to schedule an appointment and get a free estimate.

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