The Benefits of a Mini-Split System

A lot of people have never heard of utilizing a mini-split system as an air conditioning option. Often found in Europe and Asia, mini-split systems are growing popularity in the United States. Mini-split systems have outdoor and indoor units like a forced central air conditioner, but they don’t demand all the ductwork. Occasionally, they even have several indoor units.

Using a mini-split system for air conditioning allows you to establish individual zones in your home, each operated by its own thermostat. These areas will allow you to cool only the rooms that are occupied. It’s typical for mini-split systems to have the ability of linking four specific regions. You will choose how many zones you require in your living space based on how much cooling you need and how well-insulated each room is.

Using a mini-split system for your heating needs as well as your cooling needs is completely achievable because they are silent, condensed and make your home pleasant. What’s even better is mini-split systems are incredibly energy-efficient and can help you lower your energy costs while keeping your home comfortable.

When you’ve built on a new room to your home, like a sun room, a mini-split is a great choice. Not only do they function more quietly than a window unit, but they look more suitable in the room because the condensing unit is outside, just like that of a central air conditioner system. They also don’t deter natural light like a window unit will. In fact, you may not notice it at all with plenty of different installation options as well, including having your indoor unit installed in the ceiling.

What you pick to meet your air conditioning needs depends on your unique needs and what will work best in your home. We can help you find the best solution. Call us at 815-410-1128 to determine if a mini-split system will work for you.

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