Question

Would placing a slant-back loveseat in front of my heat pump's intake vent create an inhibition of airflow and/or malfunctioning?

Asked by [email protected]
Richmond, VA

I have a small living room and I am trying to rearrange furniture for the best usage of space.

Answer

Scott Grieves, CPM, CEA

Answered by Scott Grieves, CPM, CEA

Kissimmee, FL

Kissimmee Utility Authority

February 4, 2013

Never block or cover supply or return vents, this will cause the system to perform poorly, use more energy, or freeze-up!

Regards, Scott

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