Whether you add a sunroom, family room or other space to your house, being comfortable in your new room regardless of outdoor temperatures is a priority. However, they can create a unique situation for comfort. This is since installing ductwork is pricey. And that your heating and cooling system may not be work properly with the increased load, since it was sized without considering the addition.
One of the most reasonably priced options is to get a mini-split. This system offers energy-efficient heating and cooling, with no ductwork needed. Discover more about mini-splits and how installing one in your addition might be a fantastic solution.
A ductless mini-split, since they’re nearly identical to ducted heat pumps that southern homeowners have relied on for decades.
Heat pumps are very energy efficient because they transfer heat to make your room comfier. In fact, many have earned ENERGY STAR® certification, which can make you eligible for extra rebates and reduce your energy costs for many years.
Another special feature includes zoned heating and cooling. Because each room typically has its own indoor unit, you can set your preferred temperature from room to room. As an example, a mini-split AC is particularly useful if you have a space with precise temperature needs, including a home gym.
Getting a mini-split system is worth it for areas that lack ductwork. Here are a couple reasons why it’s smarter than extending ductwork and leaning on your existing heating and cooling system.
Like regular systems, mini-splits come in varying sizes based on the square footage they’ll be heating and cooling. Here are three of the most frequently installed sizes:
When you collaborate our Experts at Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing, we’ll help you select the right size for your new addition. And your price point.
An ENERGY STAR mini-split unit can generate huge energy savings over its lifetime, which can be 20 years or longer when correctly tuned up. ENERGY STAR says installing one can save you 60% on heating and 30% on cooling, in comparison with an electric heating system and conventional air conditioner.
From answering all your questions and helping you select the ideal model to supplying Expert mini-split installation, Service Experts Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing can take care of all your mini-split needs. If you’re considering a home addition or recently completed one, we can provide support. Reach us at 866-397-3787 right away to request a free consultation and estimate.
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