Ductless Mini Split System Cave Creek AZ

By |March 17th, 2016|Ductwork|

Wolff Mechanical: Ductless Mini Split System Cave Creek AZ There are numerous AC configurations that homeowners can choose from for cooling their home. Each of these has their own pros and cons. Some use air [...]

Learn How Professional Duct Maintenance Can Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

By |June 23rd, 2015|Ductwork, Service & Maintenance|

Without proper duct maintenance, residential ductwork is all too often the weak link in the chain of HVAC energy efficiency. The Department of Energy reports that at least 20 percent of the air conveyed by [...]

Can Your Home Benefit From a Professional Duct Cleaning?

By |April 23rd, 2015|Ductwork, Service & Maintenance|

Should you clean your ductwork? It only seems logical that, over time, the inside of your ducts are going to get dirty. While this is not a procedure that you need to have done every [...]

Include Duct Cleaning in Your HVAC Maintenance and Also Improve Air Quality

By |October 16th, 2014|Ductwork|

Did you know that your indoor air can be up to five times more polluted than the outdoor air? That's a sobering thought to those of us who live in the Phoenix area. Indoor pollutants generally mean tobacco [...]

What’s Going on With Your Ductwork?

By |August 28th, 2014|Ductwork|

A critical component to your HVAC system is its ductwork, as all conditioned air generated throughout the year passes through these ducts to reach each room within your home. Since tightly sealed ductwork is critical [...]

Are Ductless Mini Splits as Versatile as So Often Touted? Read On

By |March 4th, 2014|Ductwork|

It’s likely that most of what you’ve heard about ductless mini splits has been positive, especially concerning their energy efficiency and versatility. Time is one of the best product testers, and these HVAC systems have lived up to their reputations as versatile heat pump systems, and now enjoy even more advantages than when they were first introduced. […]

Tight Ductwork Is Key to Energy Savings, Any Time of Year

By |February 27th, 2014|Ductwork|

Your home’s ductwork is a vital part of your HVAC system. It circulates conditioned air from your forced-air heating and cooling system throughout your house, keeping your family comfortable all year long. Despite its important role, ductwork is often forgotten unless an obvious problem arises. Ensuring your ducts are well-sealed, however, can benefit your family in many ways. […]

Ductwork Aging? Here’s Why You Need to Replace It

By |January 9th, 2014|Ductwork|

In our Central Arizona desert climate, about 50 percent of your utility costs are spent for cooling, and to a much lesser extent, heating. For these systems to work efficiently as possible, ductwork must be sealed and insulated. Over time, ductwork aging will occur, developing leaks and rendering it inefficient. Most homes have leaky ductwork and are losing precious airflow at your expense. This may cost you dearly each year, according to APS.com. […]

The Ductless Mini-Split as an Ideal Replacement for Electric Baseboard Heating

By |December 19th, 2013|Ductwork|

A ductless mini-split heat pump system can be an ideal replacement for electric baseboard heating or to condition the air in an add-on room or converted garage. It’s made up of one or more indoor air-handling units and an outside condensing unit connected by a conduit. As the name suggests, they deliver conditioned air directly to a room or area without the use of ductwork. […]

The Ductless Mini-Split: 4 Decades Old and Better Than Ever

By |October 31st, 2013|Ductwork|

The ductless mini-split was designed in Asia during the 1970s in an effort to find an effective method to cool homes and offices where space constraints made ducted systems impractical or impossible and where window units were unattractive and blocked sunlight. […]