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Heat pump hot water


Revolutionize your water heating experience with the cutting-edge technology of heat pump water heaters. Unlike traditional electric resistance water heaters that generate heat directly, heat pumps utilize electricity to transfer heat from one location to another, making them up to two to three times more energy-efficient.

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Imagine a refrigerator operating in reverse. While a standard refrigerator extracts heat from inside and releases it into the surrounding room, a stand-alone air-source heat pump water heater pulls heat from the ambient air. It then elevates this temperature to efficiently warm water stored in a tank. The result? A powerful and eco-friendly water heating solution.


Our mild climate on Vancouver Island makes heat pump hot water tanks an ideal choice for homeowners seeking energy-efficient solutions. But how do they work, and why are they a superior option for our region?


Heat pump hot water tanks operate by extracting heat from the air surrounding them, then transferring it to heat the water inside the tank. This process is highly efficient and uses significantly less electricity compared to traditional electric hot water tanks. In our mild climate, where temperatures rarely dip to extreme lows, these systems perform optimally, providing reliable hot water without excessive energy consumption.


Energy Savings and Other Benefits


One of the primary reasons to consider a heat pump hot water tank is the substantial energy savings it offers. Compared to standard electric tanks, heat pump systems can be up to three times more energy-efficient, translating into lower monthly utility bills. With the rising cost of electricity, investing in a heat pump hot water tank not only benefits your wallet but also the environment.


Apart from energy savings, heat pump hot water tanks contribute to reducing your carbon footprint. They are recognized as the most climate-friendly form of water heating available in British Columbia. By choosing this eco-friendly option, you play a role in building a sustainable and greener future for our beautiful region.


Blue Flame Services: Installation and Rebates


At Blue Flame, we specialize in the installation and maintenance of heat pump hot water tanks. Our team of experts ensures a seamless transition to this energy-efficient solution, providing you with reliable and consistent hot water without compromising comfort.


And here's the exciting part - when you choose Blue Flame for your heat pump hot water tank needs, you may qualify for a $1,000 rebate from CleanBC! The CleanBC Better Homes and Home Renovation Rebate Program rewards homeowners upgrading to a qualified electric heat pump water heater with a heat pump solution. An ENERGY STAR certified heat pump water heater is one of the most efficient ways to heat hot water with electricity.


Expand Your Comfort: Heat Your Home Too!


Looking to also heat your home? Blue Flame offers heat pump combo units that efficiently warm both your water and living spaces.


With over 35 years of expertise, we are your heating experts, ensuring your home remains comfortable and energy-efficient. Talk to us today about our comprehensive solutions for your heating needs.


Make the smart choice for your home, your wallet, and the environment. Contact Blue Flame today to explore the benefits of heat pump hot water tanks and take advantage of the CleanBC rebate program. Let us help you make the switch to a greener, more energy-efficient future.

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We can help you with choosing the best hot water heating system!

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1806 Northfield Rd

Nanaimo, BC V9S 3B3



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