Oil to Electric Furnace Conversion

St. John's

Oil to Electric Furnace Conversion2023-11-10T14:23:35-03:30

Are you considering converting your oil-fired heating system to electric in the St. John’s area? Cooper’s Heating Solutions specializes in efficient oil-to-electric furnace/boiler conversions to keep your home cozy and comfortable.

Services in St. John’s:

  • Conversion from an Oil to an Electric Furnace: Our conversion process involves removing your oil-fired furnace/boiler and replacing it with an electric furnace/boiler unit.

  • Electric and Oil-fired Furnace and Boiler Installations and More: We don’t just stop at installation. We offer a comprehensive range of services, including annual inspections, cleaning, and maintenance for your heating boiler/furnace.

Conversion Process

  • Hot Water Radiators: For homes with hot water radiation systems, we install an on-demand electric boiler. It seamlessly utilizes your existing heaters or in-floor piping system to distribute warmth throughout your home.

  • Forced Air Systems: If your home features a forced air system, our electric furnace can seamlessly integrate with your existing ductwork. The critical factor in switching from oil to electric is ensuring sufficient electrical panel capacity for the installation.

  • Tailored Solutions: Every home is unique, and the KW size of the electric furnace/boiler depends on various factors. If your electrical panel needs an upgrade, we can assist by connecting you with an electrician who can provide you with a quote. Plus, homeowners may be eligible for government rebates when making the eco-conscious switch from oil to electric.

Elevate your home’s comfort, efficiency, and eco-friendliness with Cooper’s Heating Solutions in St. John’s, NL. Experience the warmth of our expertly executed conversions and comprehensive heating services. Contact us today to learn more about our offerings and discover the benefits of oil-to-electric conversion for your home.

Save up to $10,000 on Your Oil to Electric Heating Conversion!

As a participating installer for Newfoundland’s new Oil to Electric Incentive Program, Cooper’s specializes in converting oil-fired heating systems over to electric in towns and communities throughout the Avalon Peninsula! The program is being delivered through takeCHARGE, a joint initiative between Newfoundland Power and Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro.

Oil to Electric rebates can cover a large portion of the cost of switching from an oil boiler or furnace to an electric unit. If you have an oil-fired hot water heating system or an oil-fired hot air heating system, now could be the time to convert!

Benefits of Converting from Oil to Electric

Quite, Clean, Comfortable

Better for you, your family, and the environment.

Electric furnaces / boilers are 100% Efficient

Benefits of Furnace Maintenance

Keeps you warm and happy during the heating season. Not to mention saves you money on your energy bill.

Helps maintain your manufacturers warranty! With regular maintenance you can detect potential problems and dangers before they happen.

Prevent breakdowns and repairs, thus extending the life of your furnace or boiler.

What Our Customers Are Saying

I had Cooper’s remove my oil furnace and oil tank.Excellent Job. Then they installed A Electric Furnace. They are so professional to deal with. Thanks Again!

Paddy and Noreen Wells

Had this company remove my oil furnace and oil tank and install an electric furnace. This company is excellent to deal with, very professional and punctual. Would recommend them 100%.

Jack C

When my furnace stopped working in the dead of winter, Coopers were there within an hour and I had heat not long after. Excellent service. Excellent value.

Mal M

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Have Questions? We Have Answers

Is an electric furnace more efficient than an oil furnace?2023-10-24T11:15:02-02:30

Electric furnaces are generally more efficient in converting energy to heat than oil furnaces. Electric systems can achieve nearly 100% efficiency since all the electricity consumed is converted into heat. Oil furnaces, while efficient, may lose some energy in the combustion process. However, the overall efficiency depends on each system’s specific models and maintenance.

Contact us to discuss your specific situation, and we can determine the most suitable and cost-effective heating solution for your needs.

Is an electric furnace cheaper than oil?2023-10-24T11:14:10-02:30

The cost comparison between an electric furnace and an oil furnace involves various factors, such as the local cost of electricity and oil, the efficiency of the systems, and the insulation of your home. Electric furnaces can sometimes be more cost-effective, especially with advancements in energy-efficient technologies.

Is it worth switching from oil to electric heat?2023-10-24T11:13:42-02:30

Switching from oil to electric heat can be worth it for several reasons. Electric heating systems are often more energy-efficient and environmentally friendly and can result in long-term cost savings. Additionally, electric heating eliminates the need for on-site fuel storage, reducing the risk of leaks and environmental contamination associated with oil.

Can you convert an oil furnace to an electric furnace?2023-10-24T11:13:14-02:30

Yes, converting from an oil furnace to an electric furnace is possible. This process involves removing your oil-fired furnace/boiler and replacing it with an electric furnace/boiler unit.

In this application, the oil-fired furnace/boiler and oil tank are removed from the home and disposed of. The feasibility of the conversion depends on factors such as the electrical capacity of your home, the heating needs, and the existing infrastructure.

What is the difference between a furnace and a boiler?2023-05-25T17:37:11-02:30

Furnaces distribute heated air through a house using ducts, while boilers heat water and distribute it through baseboard radiators or in-floor heating. It is quite common for homeowners to refer to their oil-fired or electric hot water unit as a furnace. We get it and understand what you mean when you call it a furnace!

Is there a warranty included with a new furnace or boiler?2023-03-27T16:07:27-02:30

All heating products we install come with a manufacturer’s warranty. Additionally, Cooper’s also offers a 12-month labor warranty.

Why should I pay to maintain my furnace?2023-04-18T11:42:59-02:30

An annual inspection, cleaning, and, maintenance of your heating boiler/furnace, will ensure the system is working to its potential. This can also help to reduce unexpected breakdowns during the heating season. Regular maintenance will also help the longevity of the boiler/furnace and distribution system.

Furnace/Boiler manufacturers do recommend annual inspections and regular maintenance by a technician. In addition, their manufacturer warranty terms are very clear about damage caused by lack of maintenance. Annual inspections can also find small problems that can be rectified before they turn into major issues.

Is converting from an oil to electric furnace expensive?2023-05-25T17:39:03-02:30

The cost of converting from an oil to electric furnace can be different for every home, however, the best way to determine a more accurate price would be to consult one of the professionals at Cooper’s, for an estimate. There are several advantages to switching over from an oil-fired system to an electric one. Government rebates may also be available to help alleviate some of the costs when switching.

Contact Our St. John’s Location for a Quote Today

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