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Why Are Ductless Mini Splits Better Than Radiator Heating

Why Mini Splits Beat Radiator Heat Everytime! If you are the proud owner of an older home, you are no doubt enjoying the solid construction and craftsmanship. The hardwood floors, the substantial moldings and hardware all make older construction desirable and worth needing to deal with the lack of recent technological advancements - like a robust HVAC system. Older homes,...

Why Won’t My Air Conditioner Turn On? [AC Troubleshooting]

Why Won’t My Air Conditioner Turn On? [AC Repair Troubleshooting] The reason for an air conditioner not turning on ranges from electrical or mechanical problems inside the system to something as simple as an incorrect thermostat setting. While some issues require a professional, it’s also possible to fix minor issues quickly and on your own. This article will look at...

What Is The Best Way To Heat A Garage In Radnor, PA?

What Is The Best Way To Heat A Garage In Radnor, PA?  There are plenty of portable options for heating a garage, but they're not always practical. And they may cost a lot to run. A mini split, while expensive upfront, will do the job and barely impact your energy bills in the future. They also provide other benefits.  Whether...

Why Is Upstairs Always Colder Than Downstairs In The Winter?

Have you ever wondered why the bedrooms upstairs in your Main Line home are colder in the winter than downstairs? The factors involved range from fundamental physics to the limitations of conventional heating systems. But the good news is that you can fix the problem. In this article, we’ll go over three common causes for uneven heating in your home —...

Save Energy And Money When You Zone your Home Cooling System

4 Zone Heating And Cooling Summer is here and your energy bills are going up. With Havertown, PA homeowners looking for ways to bring bills down, zoning your home may be a perfect solution. If you've already been considering improving your air conditioning system, zoning is absolutely something you should look into.  That means moving away from the usual one-thermostat-per-house model. Most homes have one...

How Ductless Systems Dehumidify In The Summer

Humid-Normal Humidity Do ductless air conditioners dehumidify in the summer? A ductless air conditioner will also dehumidify the room. As the air handler on a ductless system draws in warm air from the room, it also captures water vapor. That moisture condenses into a liquid during the heat transfer process. Then, that water drains out of the system. When the air returns...

Avoid Mold In Your Ductless Air Conditioner

We’ve got a video to show you. Fair warning: It’s not pretty. Someone in the office here called it, “the pimple popping video of the HVAC world.” But, if your home has a ductless mini split, it’s pretty important. What you saw was someone cleaning mold out from a ductless air conditioner. Dozens of large chunks of it, spilling out...

How Do I Cool My Upstairs Without Freezing Out My Basement?

2 Ductless Mini Split Even with a central air conditioner, not every part of the house cools appropriately. The most common problem we hear is that the bedrooms upstairs are always too warm. Meanwhile, the first floor is fine. If they turn up the AC for the second floor, the living and even the basement end up freezing.  It’s especially a problem in towns...