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Ductless mini-splits are a cost-effective, energy-efficient choice for homeowners in southern Maryland. Our certified and insured HVAC technicians can install ductless mini-splits in your home, apartment, condo, or office.
We’ll help you determine the optimal size, make and model, and installation location within your building. We offer a carefully cultivated selection of top-quality systems that deliver superior performance and reliability.
How a Ductless System Works
Ductless mini-splits are heating and cooling systems that don’t require ductwork to distribute air throughout a building. These systems use an outdoor compressor and an indoor air-handling unit mounted on a wall or ceiling.
The two units are connected by a small conduit that contains the refrigerant tubing, power cable, and a condensate drain. The outdoor unit compresses and circulates refrigerant through the indoor unit, absorbing or releasing heat as needed to cool or heat the air.
The unit’s temperature can be easily adjusted using a remote control or a wall-mounted thermostat. The main benefit of ductless mini-split systems is that they allow for greater control over the temperature of individual rooms or areas, making them ideal for homes or buildings that have different temperature needs in different areas.
Ductless mini-split systems are also highly energy-efficient and can help lower energy bills, as they don’t suffer from the same energy losses that occur in ductwork.
Schedule your ductless mini-split installation today by calling Southern Pride Service at (301) 932-4925.
Benefits of a Ductless HVAC Installation
Ductless mini-splits offer several benefits over traditional HVAC systems that use ductwork to distribute air. One of the main advantages of ductless mini-splits is that they’re highly energy-efficient and can help reduce energy costs.
They achieve this by avoiding the energy losses that occur in ductwork, which can account for up to 30% of energy consumption in traditional HVAC systems. Other benefits include:
- Easy installation: Ductless mini-splits are easy to install and don’t require ductwork, which can make them a more cost-effective option for homeowners or businesses looking to install a new HVAC system.
- Zoned heating and cooling: Ductless HVAC systems can be installed in individual rooms or areas, which allows for zoned heating and cooling.
- Quiet operation: These units are known for their quiet operation, as the indoor unit is designed to operate at a low decibel level.
- Improved indoor air quality: Ductless mini-splits are equipped with air filters that can help improve indoor air quality by removing pollutants, allergens, and other particles from the air.
- Flexible placement: Ductless mini-split indoor units can be installed on a wall or ceiling, so they take up less space than traditional HVAC systems.
- Heat pump functionality: Many ductless HVAC systems also function as heat pumps, which means they can provide both heating and cooling, making them a year-round solution for homes or businesses.
At Southern Pride Service, we specialize in the installation, repair, and maintenance of ductless mini-split systems.
Our experts can help you choose the right system for your needs and provide professional installation and ongoing support to ensure optimal performance and energy efficiency.
Call (301) 932-4925 to learn more about ductless mini-split installation in southern Maryland.
Signs It’s Time To Replace Your Ductless HVAC System
Although ductless mini-splits are designed to be durable and long-lasting, they’ll eventually need to be replaced. It’s important to know the signs that it’s time to replace your system.
These signs include:
- Age of the system: If your ductless mini-split system is over 10 years old, it may be time to consider replacement. Older systems are less energy-efficient and may be unable to keep up with your HVAC needs.
- Increasing energy bills: If you’ve noticed a sudden increase in your energy bills, it could be a sign that your ductless mini-split is no longer working efficiently and may need to be replaced.
- Frequent breakdowns: If you’ve had to call for repairs more than once a year, it may be time to consider a replacement.
- Poor air quality: If you’ve noticed an increase in dust or other allergens in your home, it could be a sign that your ductless mini-split is no longer filtering the air properly.
At Southern Pride Service, we can help you determine if it’s time to replace your ductless mini-split. Our experts can provide professional installation and ensure your new system is working efficiently and effectively to keep you comfortable year-round.
Schedule Ductless Mini-Split Installation in Southern Maryland
For 30 years, our certified and insured HVAC technicians have proudly served the needs of our clients. When you need residential or commercial air conditioning services in Maryland, you can depend on our family-owned and -operated company to deliver superior service and reliable results.
When you choose Southern Pride Service, you can expect: