Article provided by: Benchmark Service
With summers just around the corner, a chilled room is everyone’s preference. That means it’s time to recheck the condition of your current air conditioning system. Is it cooling properly, was it making weird noises last summer, or does it need to be replaced or not?
Benchmark Service being the one of the top Mitsubishi contractors is proud to provide the finest mini split service in Fort Worth, TX. We are an experienced and a well-certified team of technicians and are are proud to provide top quality Mitsubishi ductless air conditioner installation and repair services for both residential and commercial buildings.
Mini Split Service/Maintenance FAQS:
One of the most preferred options by people of Fort Worth is a mini-split air conditioning system. Check out our most asked questions about mini split service and its maintenance to understand how it can be a good option to install one in your house this summer.
Q) What is a mini-split AC?
Mini-Splits, also known as ductless air conditioning system is quite efficient, and a cost-effective system than central AC system. It has a separate indoor and outdoor unit. For indoors, several units can be installed to cool that specific room.
Q) Why are ductless mini splits better than central air systems?
As the name suggests this system does not require a duct to install it, making it a more affordable option than a central air system. With no ducts in the house, the energy loss can be reduced up to 30% helping you to save your precious money being spent on expensive electricity bills, improving the overall efficiency of the system.
Q) How to install a ductless mini-split air conditioner?
It is an easy-to-install system. The outdoor unit is connected with the indoor unit with the line set having electrical wires of coolant line, drainage line, etc through a small hole in the wall. The outdoor unit is mounted to your house wall. See our step-by-step guide here. You can also contact us to design and install your ductless mini split air conditioner.
Q) How long do mini-splits last?
The lifespan of your mini-split will depend on the maintenance and the usage of your system. If maintained properly it can serve you for about 15 to 20 years.
Q) How often does a mini-split require servicing?
We recommend you get your mini split AC serviced once a year when summers are about to hit your area. And if your ductless system works for both heating and air conditioning we suggest you get it tuned before cooling and heating seasons arrive.
Q) How often should the filter be cleaned?
The filters are supposed to be cleaned after 400 hours of use. Some systems are built to notify you to clean them but if you feel that the cooling efficiency of your system feels affected you can clean the filters for better performance.
It is advised to seek the help of mini split installation professionals for cleaning indoor and outdoor units because they know better about which part of the system will require cleaning and service and which does not.
Contact Benchmark Services for the best mini split service in Fort Worth, TX. Call us at 972-790-3900 or fill out a form on our website!