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The Copper in Your Heat Pump Condenser: Thieves Consider It a Precious Metal

The Copper in Your Heat Pump Condenser: Thieves Consider It a Precious MetalAs the value of copper steadily increases, so does the likelihood of theft. A/C and heat pump condenser theft has recently become a very real and serious problem across the United States. Since outdoor heat pump condensing units contain a good amount of copper that’s typically worth up to $100 when sold, your outside unit is an attractive target to thieves. While some thieves will strip your unit of copper on site, others will pull up a truck, cut the unit’s refrigerant and power line, and load it into a truck before driving off. Continue reading “The Copper in Your Heat Pump Condenser: Thieves Consider It a Precious Metal” »