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How to Control the HVAC Temperature for Each Room Individually

Monday, September 17th, 2018

remote-control-thermostatWhether you already own a central air conditioner or are looking at your cooling and heating options, you may have come to ask yourself this question:

“How can I control each room’s temperature on its own?”

Whether your goal is to fix imbalances in the heating and cooling, or if it’s to save energy costs over-all, there are many benefits to being able to control the temperature of each room in the house.

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What to Know Before Installing a New Air Conditioner

Monday, August 20th, 2018

ductless-air-conditioner-remote-controlSo you’ve been doing your research online, shopping around for how to find the best air conditioner. That explains why you’re reading this post right now. Some of the most practical advice before installing an air conditioner would be things like making sure the AC is the right size, how much is it expected to cost, and more.

In this post, we hope to dig just a bit deeper into some subjects that don’t always get asked but really should.

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Ductless Heating Repair Provides Benefits to You

Monday, December 25th, 2017

ductless-mini-splitMost of us in the Inland Empire rely on forced-air furnaces to stay warm during the winter: generating heat in a single location and distributing it through the home with a series of ducts. They work well and don’t cost much to run, which makes them excellent ways of keeping our homes warm in a desert environment.

But they’re not the only types of heating system out there. Ductless systems, in particular, make an excellent choice for homes that can’t support the ducts necessary for more centralized systems, or which otherwise stand to benefit from a more customizable approach.

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How to Handle a Breakdown from a Ductless Mini-Split System

Monday, November 21st, 2016

Ductless mini split systems serve as a viable alternative to conventional centralized air conditioning and heating systems, and have enjoyed a rise in popularity here in the Rancho Cucamonga, CA area. They utilize a series of smaller heating and cooling units spaced throughout your home. Instead of one unit heating or cooling the whole space, each individual units heats or cools a single room or section. That provides a number of benefits, including the ability to shut off the air in parts of the home that no one is occupying. It also gives you some real options when breakdowns occur, since problems usually crop up in one unit at a time. So how do you respond when breakdowns occur? Here’s a quick guide.

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Are Ductless Mini-Split Systems Right for You?

Monday, August 15th, 2016

Most homes in Rancho Cucamonga, CA use centralized air, since ours is a very young community and the majority of our homes were built with the extensive system of ducts required by such a system. It works extremely well, but it’s not the only system out there, and if you’re in the market for a new air conditioner, you might want to explore the alternatives. In particular, you should study ductless mini-split systems, which get rid of the ducts in favor of multiple units space throughout your home, each of which cool just a single room or section. It provides a number of benefits, though as always, mileage may vary based on the specifics of your house. 

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The Benefits of a Ductless Air Conditioner

Monday, April 20th, 2015

When you have a home or a room without ducts, you have to find other ways to keep cool. In Riverside, you cannot rely on fans alone. So many homeowners install window room air conditioners which, unfortunately, do a poor job of cooling an entire room. A ductless air conditioner is not the same as a window air conditioner, and is actually one of the most efficient, effective cooling (and heating!) systems you can own. Here is a detailed list of some of the benefits.

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