As of January 1st 2013, an $800.00 incentive will be available to owners of mobile homes who heat their homes with electric-resistance heat and upgrade to a qualifying ductless heat pump. As per the U.S. Department of Energy (www.eere.energy.gov), electric resistance heat is electric baseboard heaters, electric space heaters, electric furnaces etc. The $800.00 incentive is still available for single-family homeowners as well. Ductless heat pump projects must meet the following requirements to be eligible for incentives:
-Must be inverter-driven.
-Must have a minimum five-year warranty.
-Line sets must be enclosed by a line set cover.
-Must be used to heat the main area of the homes.
-Must be installed by a contractor who has attended a manufacturer training and Northwest Ductless Heat Pump Project orientation.
-The incentive is limited to a maximum of two indoor units per outdoor unit.
If you are interested in learning more about ductless systems please click on the “ductless” tab on our website or call us at any of our three offices and talk to a member of our sales staff. They would be happy to come out and visit with you and give you a free estimate for a ductless system for your home.