Mounted on a wall, a ductless, mini-split air conditioner provides zoned cooling without the ductwork.
LIFE SPAN: 12-15 years
CHOOSING YOUR A/C
Ductless mini-splits can provide cooling as well as hoating. They are highly efficient , work in all climate zones and can be an affordable alternative to installing a ducted system.
Easy to install and avoids energy loss associated with ductwork.
Is expensive- in homes with existing ductwork, a mini-split can cost 30 percent more that adding an air conditioner unit the existing system.
Keep the compressor (the part of the unit outside) clean to prevent overheating.