Follow Us:
Call Us Today!
Get A Quote

    Contact us for new installations or service
    This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
    The Average Life Expectancy of Heat Pumps

      Contact us for new installations or service
      This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.



      The Average Life Expectancy of Heat Pumps

      Understanding your heat pump’s expected lifespan is vital for budgeting, energy efficiency and home comfort. When you can make informed choices about maintenance, repairs, and replacements, you can also save money and practice sustainability.

      The Average Life Expectancy of Heat Pumps

      The lifespan of heat pumps depends on several factors. Read on as Superior Air shares some of these factors, as well as tips for extending your heat pump’s service life.  

      Factors Affecting a Heat Pump’s Lifespan

      Heat pumps not only keep your space warm during the chill of winter but also help to cool it during the hot summer months. On average, they can last between 10 and 15 years, depending on several factors.

      Quality of Installation

      A well-installed heat pump tends to have a longer lifespan. This is why it’s critical to engage trustworthy professionals who adhere to strict standards. A heating and air conditioning installation expert can offer superior quality, contributing to a longer service life for your heat pump.


      Similar to your vehicle, your heat pump needs regular maintenance to function efficiently and last longer. Regular maintenance also helps prevent small issues from escalating into more significant, costlier problems. You can reach out to air conditioning maintenance experts for thorough and dependable maintenance services.


      The frequency of activation and operation of your heat pump can affect its lifespan. Continuous use without regular maintenance and tune-up can shorten your equipment’s service life.


      Your local environment can also affect the lifespan of your heat pump. Generally, heat pumps in modern climates tend to last longer than those in harsher climates. 

      Tips to Extend the Service Life of Heat Pumps 

      To help extend your heat pump’s lifespan, here are a few tips to keep in mind.

      • Regular maintenance – Having your heat pump regularly checked by professionals will help you detect issues early and extend its service life.
      • Prompt repair – Addressing issues promptly can prevent further damage to the heat pump. If you need heating and air conditioning repair, contact professionals who can assist in resolving any problems accurately and quickly.
      • Proper use – Operating your heat pump correctly can help extend its lifespan. Best practices include not running it continuously for extended periods and using the correct settings for different weather conditions. 

      Superior Air Is Here to Help!

      For any further inquiries or expert services, don’t hesitate to reach out to Superior Air. Call (559) 734-2002 or fill out our contact form for all your HVAC needs. We proudly serve residents in Hanford, CA, and the surrounding areas.

      We invite you to schedule an appointment with Us at Superior Air for Quality HVAC Service, highlighting energy savings and improved indoor air quality for you and your family. Whether your needs are for a new heating or cooling system, or an appointment to address an operational concern, please contact us at either convenient online option below, we would be happy to be of service to you.

      Our Testimonials
      What Our Clients Think
      5 Star Rating

      We have used Superior Air for years, we had them install a new Carrier Syst...

      J Gomes

      Superior Air did an analysis & installation of two Rheem units on our h...

      Dale Kersten

      Fast, efficient service. Professional in all aspects. Quality Carrier air c...

      Steve Daniels

      Great service!


      Daniel Marroquin

      Great service!


      Daniel Marroquin

      Awesome staff! Bought a home that had a unit on from Superior Air so I have...

      Denise Schroeder

      They are surprisingly efficient, friendly people, went in for an estimate o...

      Mark Dynge

      Very pleased with the service I received. Jorge was on time and professiona...

      BoyNamed Susha

      Jorge came on time. He was thorough and professional. Jorge repaired and ex...

      Jeremy Steven Looney

      My experience with Superior Air is that Larry and his team are kind, approa...

      All Reviews

        Get a Quote
        To request installation or a service call, please fill out the form below.
        This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
        Our HVAC Products & Services
        We’ll find the right solution for you

        Rely on Superior Air for all of your HVAC needs. We offer a wide variety of products and services that will leave your home or office feeling comfortable and clean. As a Carrier® authorized dealer, we have top-of-the-line solutions. We also offer convenient financing options with approved credit and online payments!

        Contact Us
        Give us a call or use the convenient online scheduler.
        • Superior Air
        • 8244 W. Hillsdale Ct. #11, Visalia, CA 93291
        • Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM
          (Available for calls 24/7)
        • (559) 734-2002
        • 779800