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How to Address Trouble With Your Ductless System

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Ductless heating and air conditioning systems make a lot of sense here in Huntington Beach, CA. The decentralized approach allows you to save a lot of money on cooling bills, as well as set different temperatures in different rooms to provide customized comfort levels. Ductless systems are less prone to breakdowns than centralized systems, since they spread the workload around more, and when they do, you can simply go to other rooms in your home until repairs can be conducted. That said, the faster you can address trouble with your ductless system, the more readily you can get that trouble resolved. Here’s a quick list of steps you can take.

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Do I Need a Ductless System?

Monday, January 4th, 2016

With cooler temperatures prevalent in Cypress, CA and throughout Southern California, now is the time to consider replacing your old air conditioning system with a new one. Among your options are ductless systems, which provide a number of benefits over more traditional models. If you’re wondering whether you need a ductless system, it behooves you to research how it works and what kinds of benefits it can give you. That can help you decide whether you could use this kind of system or whether your home might be better suited to another one.

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Does My Ductless Air Filter Need Cleaning?

Monday, August 17th, 2015

Just because you have a ductless cooling system doesn’t mean you don’t have an air filter. In fact, each blower can have up to three air filters, depending on the model of your mounted indoor unit. So to answer the question of cleaning: yes, all of the air filters in each ductless blower definitely need to be cleaned regularly. Why is cleaning important? We’ll discuss this more below.

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Which Do I Choose: a Traditional Split System AC or a Ductless One?

Monday, July 27th, 2015

It wasn’t too long ago that there weren’t a whole lot of options available for cooling your entire home with a single system. These days there are many options, and while this is a good thing, it can make it harder for homeowners to make a decision when installing a new AC system. Many homeowners ask us which is better: a traditional split system AC or a ductless one? The best way to determine this is to take a closer look at both systems.

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Signs It May Be Time to Replace Your Ductless Air Conditioning System

Monday, July 6th, 2015

You may have bought a new home and inherited a ductless AC, or you may have been one of the earlier fans of the system. In either case, your ductless cooling system may be hitting retirement age, and it’s better to replace it before it reaches the end of the road. It can be hard to part with an air conditioner that is still running, but the pervasive question is always: is it running well? To help you answer this question, and help determine if it’s time to replace your ductless system, we have a few factors for you to consider:

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Are Ductless Air Conditioners Harder to Repair Than Traditional ACs?

Monday, June 29th, 2015

Some homeowners may have concerns that their ductless air conditioner may be harder or more complex to repair than a traditional AC. While you should always leave any air conditioning repair to an expert, it’s actually easier for your technician to access the various parts of your ductless AC system because there is no hidden ductwork to contend with. What kinds of repairs are common to ductless air conditioning systems? Here are a few our Command A/C technicians see more frequently than others:

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What Are the 3 Components of a Ductless System?

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

One of the benefits of a ductless air conditioning system is that the main components are all visible, making them easy to reach for repair, maintenance and expansion of the system. While traditional AC systems have a number of less visible components, such as ductwork, the evaporator unit which resides inside and the condensate array, a ductless system is more streamlined. What are the three main components? Let’s take a look.

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How Can a Ductless System Cool and Heat My Home?

Monday, June 15th, 2015

You may have heard a lot about “going ductless” but may not have understood exactly what that has meant for homeowners. Simply put, you can have whole home cooling and heating without needing ductwork. How? With a ductless system. So how can a ductless system in Long Beach, CA, be a great HVAC option for your home? Heat pump technology.

How It Works

A heat pump is a device that can heat and cool your home because it transfers heat from one location to another. Refrigerant is the key to facilitating this process. During the summer months, the heat pump absorbs the heat in your indoor living spaces and transfers it to the outside. In the winter months, your heat pump absorbs the heat available in the outdoor air, concentrates it in the heat pump, and delivers it to your home.

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Have You Scheduled Your Ductless AC for Maintenance Yet?

Monday, May 25th, 2015

Just because your air conditioner isn’t a traditional ducted system doesn’t meant that it doesn’t need to be scheduled for annual maintenance. All air conditioning systems should be scheduled for annual maintenance with a trained and certified expert so that you and your system can gain all the benefits maintenance has to offer. Now is the perfect time to move ahead with scheduling an appointment for maintenance with your Command A/C technician because you’ll get ahead of summer heat. Simply call us today and let our helpful staff schedule you at your convenience.

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