Choosing the Right Heating and Air Conditioning System for Hudsonville09/30/2015Given the weather in Hudsonville, there are a variety of factors involved in the way you approach your heating and air conditioning. And when it’s time to think through purchasing a heating and air conditioning system, it’s easy to make a fast decision and risk ending up with a system that doesn’t wholly address all of the needs that come with the weather. Here’s a quick and simple explanation of how to figure out what will work best for the current climate in Hudsonville or a new climate if you plan on going elsewhere. Warmer climates The southern section of North America typically has warmer weather for most of the year, so not all heating and air conditioning equipment is ideal for that climate. These warmer climates typically use heat pumps and air handlers. Heat pumps take care of both your cooling and heating needs in one unit. Even if you don’t think you need the heating functionality of a heat pump, it can help you get the greatest energy efficiency out of your system. Plus, you never know when there will be a sudden cold front that cools things off a bit. Air handlers make sure the air inside your home is being circulated. Whether it’s the warm air in cooler months or cool air in the hotter months, air handlers make sure your comfort is always a big priority. Colder climates If we talk about the climates in the northern portion of North America, it’s safer to choose an air conditioner and furnace to handle your heating and air conditioning needs. With temperatures getting frigid more frequently, gas and oil furnaces can work regardless of the temperature outside, leaving you comfortable in your home. Being sure your home is comfortable throughout the year means taking a little time to gain more knowledge about the heating and air conditioning needs of your state. Not sure what is ideal for you? Give the experts at West Michigan Heating & Air Conditioning Services a call at 616-669-3961 or set up an appointment through our online scheduler and we’ll be more than happy to chat about all of the possibilities available to you in Hudsonville to ensure you’re always comfortable.