Ductless HVAC systems are a relatively new and advanced technology that gives homeowners many advantages over traditional systems that utilize air ducts. In the long run, you and your family can benefit by lowering your energy bills, improving your air quality, and having increased flexibility throughout your home.
Here are four reasons to install a ductless HVAC system in your home.
1. Improved Air Quality
Because they don’t use air ducts, a ductless HVAC system doesn’t spread pollen, mold, or bacteria around your house. These items often build up in the air ducts of your home, and the HVAC system then spreads them throughout your living space. Ductless systems also feature advanced air filters that eliminate most of the contaminants in your home and improve your air quality. This is especially beneficial for people with allergies, asthma, older people, and young children.
2. Lower Monthly Energy Bills
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Ductless HVAC systems are more energy efficient than older, traditional systems. Because each room has its own unit, you can heat or cool only the rooms you are using at any given time, instead of having to cool or heat the entire house. Each person can also keep the room they are in at whatever temperature they are most comfortable with.
In addition, leaky ducts can result in up to a 30 percent reduction in energy efficiency. Ductless systems don’t have this problem. Overall, the ductless HVAC system gives you more flexibility, efficiency, and helps reduce your monthly energy and utility bills.
3. Installation Is Easier
Because no duct work needs to be in your home, installing a ductless HVAC system is easier and usually less expensive than traditional models. Ductless systems require only a very small amount of space, and installation takes less time than traditional units. In fact, a ductless HVAC system can often be installed in your home in just one day. The ductless system also can be placed out of the way in less visible areas of your house and is less obtrusive than traditional systems.
4. Ductless Systems Are Quieter
Ductless air conditioning systems are also quieter than traditional window units or units that require duct work. The units are often placed further away from the ground and don’t need to be placed in a window to work. As a result, ductless systems are quieter and don’t interrupt conversations or your ability to enjoy the radio or television. They also allow you to fall asleep more easily.
There are several advantages to installing ductless HVAC systems in your home. They will save you money each month, improve the air quality in your house, take less time to install than traditional systems, and are quieter and less obtrusive than older models of air conditioners and heaters. To find out all of the advantages of installing a new ductless HVAC system, contact your local professional to schedule an appointment today.