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What are the advantages of a zoning system?

April 13, 2018

It’s not uncommon for homeowners to like different areas of their homes to be cooler or warmer throughout the day. Perhaps you have young children and you want to get more heat to the rooms when it’s cold outside, or maybe you have a seldom used room that you want to keep cooler or warmer.

Say hello to zoning systems. Zoning systems are a great way to improve your home comfort and maybe lower your energy bills.

A zoning system divides your house into multiple zones, which means you can modify the temperature for those different zones for increased comfort. An HVAC zoning system works with motorized dampers in the ductwork to control and guide air to those zones to achieve better home comfort.

Who should contemplate a zoning system? It’s an ideal solution if you have several people with different temperature preferences. Homes that have multiple stories or larger floorplans will also benefit from zoning systems, because it may be more difficult to manage the airflow and temps in larger homes.

You can also check out the available technology that lets you control these zones from your phone, tablet or computer—in addition to your thermostat. If you are away on a trip or the temperatures spiked, you can adjust it even if you aren’t at home!

Now is the time to bring balance and control to your heating and cooling system. At Discount Mechanical Heating & Plumbing Services, our experts can come assess your space in Anchorage, AK and determine what would help you feel more comfortable in your home. If you are having challenges keeping all the areas of your home at the desired temperature, reach out to our experts at 907-202-9798 to learn more about zoning systems.