Carrier Comfort Series Heat Pump Review

Carrier Comfort Series Heat Pump ReviewThe Carrier Comfort Series Heat Pump is one of Carriers least expensive ways to provide year round comfort to your home. The Carrier Comfort Series Heat Pump is an Energy Star rated heat pump and this means that the heat pump has been determined to have a combinations of 14.5 SEER, 8.2 HSPF and 12 EER to meet the industry standards. There are three different models in the Comfort Series, Model 25HCB6, 25HCC5 and 25HCB3. The Comfort Series Heat Pump Model 25HCB6 has an SEER or Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio of up to 16.5 and a Heating Seasonal Performance Factor or HSPF rating of up to 9.5.

The heating capacity on the 25HCB6 is rated for 24,000 to 60,000 BTU’s per hour and a 2 to 5 ton cooling capacity. The unit is operated by Puron Refrigerant, which is considered to be environmentally friendly by the Environmental Protection Agency. The unit comes with a Silencer System II; this design guarantees a low level quiet operation indoors or outdoors. This system does meet all local and industry sound standards. The Silencer System II comes with quiet motor mounts, forward swept fan blades, one of a kind top with an integrated silencer airflow baffles.

The Comfort Series Heat Pump Model 25HCC5 has a SEER rating of up to 16 and a HSPF of up to 9. This model has a sound suppressing compressor blanket which helps reduce the noise of the unit. This unit has a 74-decibel noise level. The control system on the 25HCC5 is the Thermidstat, this is a Hybrid Heat Dual Fuel Thermostat, and these controls can also be found on the 25HCB6. The heating capacity on this heat pump is 18,000 to 60,000 Btu’s per hour and it is rated with a cooling capacity of 1.5 to 5 tons.

The Comfort Series Heat Pump Model 25HCB3 has a SEER rating of 15.5 and an HSPF rating of up to 8.6. The heating capacity of this unit is 18,000 to 60,000 BTU’s and a cooling capacity of 1.5 to 5 tons. The quiet level is 70 decibels and it also has a sound suppressing compressor blanket. This model also comes with the Thermidistat as well as Puron Refrigerant. The Compressor is a Scroll Compressor; this is a specially designed compressor that works in a circular motion rather than in an up and down method.

All three of these units are made with a sturdy galvanized steel with a powder coated baked on paint for extra protection. The heat pumps are protected from harsh weather by Carrier’s own WeatherArmor. Carrier offers a 10-year limited warranty to the original owner of these heat pumps and the warranty only covers products that are registered. Make sure that you follow the necessary instructions on how to properly register your Carrier Comfort Series Heat Pump. Carrier also offers an extended warranty, some of these extended warranties may include labor, ask your Carrier sales rep to explain the warranty to you in full.