Advanced Mechanical Services Blog: Posts Tagged ‘heat pump installation’

Is a Packaged HVAC Unit Good for a New Air Conditioner?

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

question-markThe type of air conditioning system that you’re probably the most familiar with is what’s known as a split system. There’s an indoor unit and an outdoor unit. The outdoor condenser holds the compressor and exhaust fan, and it connects through power and refrigerant lines to an indoor unit that holds the evaporator coils and the air handler which sends the cooled air into the ventilation system.

This isn’t the only type of configuration for an air conditioner, however. The packaged unit is the kind used for most businesses. Essentially, all the components are housed in one cabinet that is placed outside. But since most homes use split systems, does that mean a packaged unit isn’t effective for a home AC?

Not at all! For some homes, packaged HVAC units may be a great alternative to split systems with excellent benefits.

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What Are the Benefits of Using a Ductless Mini-Split?

Monday, December 26th, 2016

The ductless mini split heat pump has been around for a few decades, popular in many types of businesses. It’s only recently that ductless heating and cooling systems have made their way into homes. And they’ve proven that in many cases they’re excellent choices for home comfort.

But what about ductless mini splits is so wonderful? There are a number of reasons, and we’re going to go over a few:

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