FibroPool Featured Twice in House & Beyond's Best Pool Heat Pumps

House & Beyond, a reputable platform for home and lifestyle product reviews, recently ranked FibroPool's FH120 and FH055 among their top pool heat pumps for Fall 2023. This article explores their findings and why they chose FibroPool for two of their top picks.

FibroPool FH120 - Editor's Choice

FH120 20,000 BTU 120 Volt Swimming Pool Heat Pump

Key Features

  • BTU Output: With a 20,000 BTU output, FibroPool FH120 is optimized for small pools.
  • Pool Size Compatibility: Ideal for pools up to 5,000 gallons; suitable for both in-ground and above-ground pools.
  • Climate Compatibility: Performs optimally in coastal climates.

Efficiency and Performance

  • Energy-Efficient Design: Utilizes a titanium heat exchanger and high-pressure scroll compressor.
  • COP Rating: Boasts a Coefficient of Performance (COP) of 4.81, translating to high energy efficiency.

User Interface and Control

  • Digital Display: Allows for easy temperature setting and monitoring.

Installation and Setup

  • Plug-and-Play: Comes with an 8-foot power cable and standard 3 prong USA plug.
  • Time to Install: Typically installed within 10-30 minutes.

Pros and Cons

  • Pros: Compact, easy to install, user-friendly digital control panel, versatile usage in both salt and fresh water pools.
  • Cons: Designed primarily for small pools.

FibroPool FH055 - Easiest Installation

 FH255 55,000 BTU 240 Volt Swimming Pool Heat Pump

Key Features

  • BTU Output: Features a maximum heat output of 55,000 BTU.
  • Pool Size Compatibility: Suitable for above-ground pools up to 21' round or 15' x 30' oval, and in-ground pools up to 10,000 gallons.

Efficiency and Performance

  • Heating Time: Initial heating time is 24-36 hours; subsequent heating requires 3-4 hours.
  • COP Rating: Has a Coefficient of Performance (COP) of 5.92, indicating high efficiency for its size.

Design and Installation

  • Slim Design: Occupies less space, easing placement constraints.
  • Installation: Takes approximately 30 minutes; no technician required for those familiar with electrical connections.

User Interface and Control

  • Digital Control Panel: Conveniently positioned for easy settings adjustment.

Pros and Cons

  • Pros: Compact, quiet, high COP, simple installation.
  • Cons: Suitable primarily for small pool sizes.

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