Do You Have Warm or Cold Spots in Your Home? Ductless Air Conditioning Could Be the Answer.

Have you ever enjoyed a cool, relaxing evening in your living room, only to go to bed and find you cannot get to sleep because your bedroom is warm and stuffy? If you have uneven cooling in your Tennessee home, ductless air conditioning could be the comfort solution you’re looking for.

Why Do I Have Hot and Cold Spots?

Maintaining a consistent temperature throughout your home can sometimes be as tricky as keeping your balance on a tightrope. Unbalanced cooling stems from several causes:

  • Improperly sized ductwork that negatively affects airflow.
  • An increased solar effect in rooms that face the sun.
  • The distance from the air handler means that rooms closest to your AC unit get the coolest air.
  • Thermodynamics says heat rises, so an upstairs room can be 10 degrees warmer than downstairs living space.
  • Duct leakage can result in up to a 30 percent loss of conditioned air.

How Can Multi-zone Ductless Air Conditioning Help?

In a central air system, one thermostat regulates the temperature throughout your entire home. If it’s located in the living room, when the living room reaches the desired temperature, the AC shuts off, leaving your living room comfortable but your bedroom still warm.

With a multi-zone ductless system, your home is divided into zones. Each zone has a separate thermostat that allows you to control the temperature in each zone independently. This independent control lets you set your living room temperature at 72 degrees and your bedroom temperature at 68 degrees. Because each zone has its own cooling unit, the conditioned air flows directly into each room, eliminating the energy loss associated with ductwork.

To learn more about how ductless air conditioning can provide customized comfort in your Tennessee home, check out the ductless services we offer at Cook’s Comfort Systems Inc. or call (865) 238-4835. Our comfort specialists would love to show you what a multi-zone ductless system can do for you.

You May Also Like

healthy sleep with a good HVAC system
March 21, 2023

Are You Losing Sleep Over Your HVAC System in Loudon, TN?

A good night’s sleep is essential to your general health and overall happiness in Loudon, TN. While there are dozens of causes… Continue Reading Are You Losing Sleep Over Your HVAC System in Loudon, TN?

Read More…

furnace efficiency
February 24, 2023

How Furnace Efficiency Is Determined in Oak Ridge, TN

What percentage of your Oak Ridge, TN heating expense goes up the chimney? Most households place a high value on furnace efficiency.… Continue Reading How Furnace Efficiency Is Determined in Oak Ridge, TN

Read More…

Filthy Air Duct reduces airflow
February 20, 2023

5 Common Causes of Poor Airflow in Loudon, TN

Airflow is an essential part of any HVAC system. In Loudon, TN, where the hot and humid climate can strain HVAC systems,… Continue Reading 5 Common Causes of Poor Airflow in Loudon, TN

Read More…

Compliance Settings
Increase Font Size
Simplified Font
Underline Links
Highlight Links