The Benefits of a Mini-Split System07/25/2016 A lot of people have never heard of using a mini-split system as an air conditioning option. Popular in Europe and Asia, mini-split systems are gaining popularity in the United States. Mini-split systems have outdoor and indoor units like a forced central air conditioner, but they don’t require all the ductwork. Occasionally, they even have several indoor units. Picking a mini-split system for air conditioning helps you create individual sections in your home, each operated by its own thermostat. These sections will allow you to cool only the rooms that are occupied. It’s typical for mini-split systems to have the power of connecting four specific regions. You will decide how many zones you need 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 absolutely doable because they are quiet, small and make your home pleasant. What’s even better is mini-split systems are very energy-efficient and can help you control your energy costs while keeping your home comfortable. When you’ve added 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 block natural light like a window unit will. Truthfully, you may not notice it at all with several distinct 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 561-582-3390 to determine if a mini-split system will work for you. If it’s easier for you, feel free to schedule an appointment with us online.