Professional Heating & Air Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Ductless Mini Split’

Meet the Mini AC Wonder: The Mini Split

Monday, September 25th, 2023

If you’re in the market for a new furnace or air conditioner, you’ve probably heard about some new-fangled system that provides both heating and air. You’ve heard correctly! These systems are called heat pumps and their popularity has increased enormously.

Heat pumps can be ducted or ductless. When they’re ducted, we utilize your existing ductwork. If your home doesn’t have ductwork, it’s no problem. Your home is the perfect candidate for a ductless heat pump, also known as a ductless mini split. Let’s explain.

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What Are My Options for AC Installation?

Monday, August 14th, 2023

Is your Louisiana home due for a new air conditioner? Perhaps it’s just not delivering the cooling power you need in our hot and muggy weather or even worse–it’s broken down completely and you’re faced with an expensive repair.

We understand that no homeowner looks forward to the day when their AC requires replacement. However, there is a silver lining to this cloud: you now have a lot more options for air conditioners than you did 10 years ago. 

When considering AC installation, you might be tempted to go with the cheapest version of the last system you bought. However, by spending a bit more and doing a little more research, you may find that there’s a different type of system that’s better suited to your needs. You can stop Googling “air conditioning installation near me” and find out your options right here and now.

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Heat Pump and Ductless Mini Split: What’s the Difference?

Monday, May 11th, 2020

If you’ve looked into these two pieces of technology, you’ve probably asked the question that many people ask us—what’s the difference between a ductless AC and a heat pump? While they might be similar in a lot of ways, they do have some key differences that are important to take note of if you’re going to invest in one of the systems.

The truth of the matter is that there is no “better” system. Each one of these HVAC machines functions differently and are perfect for different homes. By understanding the differences between these systems, you’re more likely to find the right one and have it installed in your home to better your comfort. Don’t just take our word for it here, scheduleair conditioning service in Covington, LA and talk to one of our professionals. We’ll tell you everything you need to know about what system is right for you!

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Here Are Some Unique Ductless System Repairs

Monday, July 8th, 2019

Owning a ductless system certainly comes with its benefits—it’s efficient, effective, doesn’t take up very much space, and can provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch. But no matter how great your system is, eventually, it is going to require repairs. Do not fret though—having a team of experts to service your air conditioning in Covington, LA can make all the difference.

There are quite a few ductless repairs that we think you should be aware of, so below, we have listed some of them for you. All you have to do is keep reading to learn more (and remember to contact our team if you’ve got a faulty ductless system on your hands!)

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What We Wish Everyone Knew About Heaters

Monday, October 1st, 2018


The fall season is here, but summer is still here for at least another month. Of course, that doesn’t mean you can’t start thinking about your heater. It’s been at least half a year since you last turned it on, after all—you want to make sure everything’s working.

We thought of the most commonly asked questions about heating—as well as some questions we wish were asked—and came up with some general tips that we think everyone should know about.

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Alternative Forms of HVAC Systems You Should Consider

Monday, February 19th, 2018

ductless-mini-splitWe live in a part of the country with long, hot summers and very short winters. Household comfort is a vital part of life here, especially as winter turns to spring and the temperatures begin rising again. Most homes in the area rely on traditional heating and air conditioning systems: usually centralized systems that heat or cool the air in a single location, then blow it through the home with a series of ducts.

The system worse quite well, but it’s not the only kind of HVAC system out there. Depending upon the needs of your home, another one might be able to do the job much more effectively. Now is an excellent time to consider replacing an old HVAC system, when the weather is mild and you can go without it in the time it takes to install one. You may want to consider an alternative model like the ones detailed below.

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The Advantages of Ductless Mini-Split Systems

Monday, July 10th, 2017

ductless-mini-splitSummers are too hot and humid in our part of the world to go without proper air conditioning in your home, and while most homes are accustomed to traditional centralized air conditioning systems, they’re not the only type of system out there. Ductless mini-split systems provide a viable alternative for homes that can support a centralized system, or homes whose older centralized system just isn’t doing the job. What are ductless mini-split systems and what kind of advantages do they provide? Read on for the answers.

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Should I Consider a Ductless Mini-Split System?

Monday, August 1st, 2016

If you’re in the market for a new air conditioning system, we know that you have to move quickly. The heat here in Walker, LA is brutal this time of year, and a replacement air conditioner may be your top priority. Depending upon your home, you might want to consider a ductless mini-split system in lieu of a traditional centralized air conditioning system. Why? There are a number of good reasons, though as always, the final decision is yours. Here’s a few facts to help you out.

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When Should I Consider a Ductless Mini Split System?

Sunday, February 21st, 2016

Here in Hammond, LA, most of us rely on forced-air furnaces and air conditioners, which utilize a centralized format. In other words, they generate their hot or cool air in a single place, then blow it through your whole house with a series of ducts. It’s a very efficient method and it makes a lot of sense in places with mild winters like ours. But in some cases, you might want to think about another option: a ductless mini-split system. This divides your home into individual sections – usually by room though not always – and provides a single heat/cooling unit to work for that section. It costs more to install, but provides a number of benefits, which can influence your decision to have a set put in. When should you consider a ductless mini-split system? Here’s a few pointers to help make that decision.

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Are Ductless Mini-Split Systems Right for Me?

Monday, September 7th, 2015

Here in Hammond, LA, we have a large number of different types of homes, each with a different type of air conditioning need. In some cases, a ductless mini-split system may be right for you. These units divide your home into individual sections, each one cooled by its own separate air conditioning unit. The system allows you to adjust the temperature in each room separately, or even turn off the air in rooms that no one is using. Ductless mini-split systems aren’t right for every household, but here’s a few quick guides to see if they fit your specific needs.

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