Why You May Want to Cool Your Home without Air Ducts

Monday, June 1st, 2015

Traditionally, the use of air ducts in cooling one’s home was the norm. A central air conditioner would remove heat from the air in the house, and that heat would be vented outdoors. Following the removal of this heat, the cooled air would then be redistributed throughout the house via a system of ductwork.

While ducted whole-house cooling systems are still probably the most prevalent cooling option, many homeowners today are opting for ductless alternatives. There are a few reasons as to why they choose to do so. Consider the following information, and let us know if you think that ductless cooling is the right option for your home and personal preferences. If so, schedule your ductless air conditioning services in Fresno, CA with the professional cooling technicians at Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning. 

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Ductless Mini Splits: An Efficient Heating And Cooling Solution For All Seasons

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Ductless Mini Splits: An Efficient Heating And Cooling Solution For All SeasonsIt’s important that you provide reliable and affordable heating and cooling for your San Joaquin Valley home, no matter the season. For you and other homeowners looking for savings, an effective way to accomplish this is to install ductless mini splits. These systems, often used for add-ons and extra rooms, don’t use ductwork to circulate conditioned air in your home, which means you won’t lose the significant amounts of air (and energy) that ducts typically lose through leaks and conduction.

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Ductless Mini Splits — Installation, Maintenance And Operation Tips

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

ductless mini splits fresno californiaA ductless mini split is an ideal choice for heating and cooling areas in your home that do not have ducts. This can be a room add-on or expansion, or a previously unheated area such as a garage that’s being converted into usable living space. A ductless mini split system with multiple air handlers allows you to incorporate a zoned cooling and heating system in your home, saving energy and increasing climate-control flexibility. Because ductless mini splits don’t have ductwork, they also don’t have a problem with leaky ducts, a major source of inefficiency in many modern homes.

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3 Benefits Of Ductless Mini Splits

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

If you’ve recently added some living space to your home by either remodeling or adding on, you’ll probably want to condition the air in order to use the space during the winter and summer. A ductless mini split heat pump is one of the easiest ways to add heat and cooling to a new space in your home, since these systems don’t use any air ducts to deliver air.

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When Extending Ductwork Proves Impossible, Ductless Mini Splits Provide The Solution

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011

 When Extending Ductwork Proves Impossible, Ductless Mini Splits Provide The SolutionIf you have recently added new rooms to your house, you may be faced with the challenge of how you’re going to keep them comfortable. Extending your existing ductwork system to distribute conditioned air to them may prove architecturally impossible or way too expensive to seriously consider. This is an ideal situation for a ductless mini split system.

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The Ductless Mini-Split: A Neat And Tidy Solution For Some Cooling And Heating Problems

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

Whether you have recently added a new room to your house or just can’t get one of your rooms comfortable enough, ductless mini-splits offer a flexible and easy-to-implement solution for many of your cooling and heating problems.  They provide many benefits over forced-air systems that rely on ductwork to deliver conditioned air. 

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