Peak Home Performance Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Heat Pump Installation’

Some Great Uses for Ductless Heating and Cooling Systems

Monday, February 21st, 2022

With each year, more homeowners are choosing to have ductless heating and cooling systems installed for their homes. Although these ductless systems (also known as ductless mini split heat pumps) are not ideal for all homes and all situations, they have several excellent uses we recommend homeowners consider the next time they’re looking for a new HVAC installation. 

A quick reminder of how ductless mini splits work: They operate similarly to standard heat pumps, circulating refrigerant to either move heat into a home or move it out. Unlike the standard heat pump, which uses a single indoor unit that pushes air into a network of ducts to spread it through the rooms, a ductless mini split system has multiple smaller air handlers that attach to the outer room walls. The air handlers each have their own refrigerant coil and blower so they can send conditioned air directly into the living space—no ducts needed.

Here are some of the best applications of ductless heating and cooling.

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Here’s Why We Think Heat Pumps Are Awesome!

Monday, February 3rd, 2020

If you own a heat pump, then consider yourself lucky. Not only are these systems extremely efficient and effective, but they’re also capable of keeping your home nice and comfortable all year long with just the flip of a switch! (Don’t worry, we’ll talk more about that later.) In fact, we can’t see any reason why you wouldn’t want one of these systems in your home.

It’s quite clear that we think heat pumps are awesome, and in case you are wondering why, we’ve explained it all for you down below. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more (and of course, remember to schedule your heating services in Colorado Springs with us!)

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