My husband as well as I recently decided to ensubstantial our master home office.
The people I was with and I chose to close in the screen porch as well as incorporate the square footage in the home office area. The people I was with and I were able to handle most of the remodeling projects ourselves. Insulating the walls, adding windows as well as putting up drywall wasn’t all that difficult. The porch was already outfitted with electricity. Our greatest complication was how to handle temperature control. In our local area, both heating as well as cooling are necessary. While our condo is equipped with a forced air system, the air duct doesn’t extend to what was once the screen porch. The people I was with and I considered installing new air duct however were reluctant to sacrifice the space to accommodate it. Plus, every one of us weren’t confident our home’s furnace as well as air conditioning could manage the greater workload. The people I was with and I finally consulted with a professional Heating as well as A/C company who recommended installing a ductless mini split. One of the main benefits of a ductless plan is that the component is super compact. There is an outdoor compressor connected to an indoor air handler that is lightweight, streamlined as well as mounted high on the wall. The plan provides both heating as well as cooling, as well as despite its small size, is surprisingly powerful. The operation is quiet as well as energy efficient. The people I was with and I have an app on our PC that allows us to switch between heating as well as cooling, raise or lower the temperature setting as well as adjust the fan speed. The people I was with and I can even customize the direction of airflow. The ductless heat pump helps to filter contaminants out of the air as well as combat excess humidity. It requires only yearly service as well as costs particularly little to run. The people I was with and I are totally satisfied with the system.