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A Cost-Cutting Solution to Your Heating and Cooling Needs

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Summers can be brutal, and you need a reliable HVAC system to keep your home cool and comfortable. However, traditional heating and cooling systems can be expensive, especially if they are older models that consume more energy. Fortunately, there is a cost-cutting solution to your HVAC needs that can help you save money on your monthly utility bill.

In this article, we will discuss a ductless system that is efficient, adaptable, and easy to install. We hope that this information will help you choose the right HVAC system for your home while also cutting down heating and cooling costs.

Checking Your HVAC System

HVAC companies recommend having HVAC systems checked before the season begins to ensure that the air filter is clean, and the compressor is functioning well. Without having these parts checked regularly, they can stop working effectively, and inadequately filter and cool the air in your house.

New Vs. Old Units

This can also happen more often with older heating and air conditioning units. The older ones expend more energy to heat or cool your house, which could mean that you are paying more money than you should for your monthly utility bill.

Newer heating and air conditioning units are built with energy efficiency in mind and come with programmable thermostats that help maintain an optimal temperature throughout your home.

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Ductless Systems

There are many benefits of ductless HVAC systems. For one, you do not have to spend money on expensive ductwork, and HVAC companies can install these systems in individual rooms. This means that you can have different settings for different parts of your home, depending on your preferences and needs.

An added advantage of ductless mini split systems is that they are easily adjustable. While a central air system can be timed, you are often advised not to raise or reduce the temperatures beyond a certain range of degrees because it causes your HVAC system to work harder to reach the temperature you set. With a ductless heating and cooling unit, a few button pushes on a remote control can give you the exact temperature you want, and this can be altered from one room to another. The result is a house with rooms set to temperatures where you need, not what central air thermostat dictates.

Ductless systems are also efficient because they eliminate the potential for energy loss due to ductwork. Traditional systems can lose as much as 30% of the air it produces through ducts that may be improperly installed, sealed, or insulated. With ductless systems, there is no opportunity for air loss since they are installed directly into individual rooms.

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Lastly, ductless systems are environmentally friendly since they use less energy than traditional systems. This reduces your carbon footprint and lowers your energy bills. By choosing an energy-efficient HVAC system, you are not only increasing your comfort but also contributing to a sustainable future.

Ready to Upgrade For New & More Efficient HVAC Systems?

Investing in a ductless HVAC system is an excellent cost-cutting solution to your heating and cooling needs. It is efficient, adaptable, and easy to install. You can expect a significant reduction in energy consumption, lower monthly utility bills, and optimal indoor comfort.

Here at Thomas Service Company in Huntsville, we believe that everyone deserves the best HVAC needs, so contact us today, and we will help you choose a system that fits your budget and preferences.