Whether you add a sunroom, family room or other space to your house, being comfy in your new room throughout the year is important. However, they can create a unique situation for comfort. This is because installing ductwork is pricey. And that your heating and cooling system may not be deal with the higher load, because it was sized without taking the addition into consideration.
One of the most affordable options is to add a mini-split. This system provides energy-efficient heating and cooling, with no ductwork required. Find out more about mini-splits and how getting one for your addition might be a good solution.
A ductless mini-split, since they’re much like ducted heat pumps that southern homeowners have relied on for decades.
Heat pumps are very energy efficient since they move heat to make your space comfier. In actuality, many have achieved ENERGY STAR® certification, which may make you eligible for added rebates and reduce your heating and cooling costs for many years.
Another special feature involves zoned heating and cooling. Because each room usually has an individual indoor unit, you can choose your preferred temperature from room to room. As an example, a mini-split AC is particularly helpful if you have a room with precise temperature needs, like a home gym.
Getting a mini-split system is worth it for spaces that lack ductwork. Here are several reasons why it’s smarter than installing ductwork and leaning on your current heating and cooling system.
Like regular systems, mini-splits are available in several sizes based on the square footage they’ll be heating and cooling. Here are three of the most frequently installed sizes:
When you partner our Experts at Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing, we’ll help you choose the right size for your new addition. And your wallet.
An ENERGY STAR mini-split unit can create sizable energy savings over its lifetime, which can be 20 years or greater when routinely serviced. ENERGY STAR says getting one can save you 60% on heating and 30% on cooling, in comparison with an electric heating system and conventional air conditioner.
From addressing all your questions and helping you choose the ideal model to delivering Expert mini-split installation, Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing can take care of all your mini-split needs. If you’re thinking about a home addition or recently finished one, we can provide assistance. Reach us at 866-397-3787 now to request a free consultation and estimate.
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