Is a Whole House Dehumidifier Worth It?

Are whole house dehumidifiers worth it?

As a homeowner, you want to make the right choices about installations, additions, or other adjustments to make to your home as comfortable as possible. But when it comes to adverse weather conditions, such as strong humidity, you could be left sweaty and uncomfortable in your household. 

When these problems arise, you may want to consider installing a whole house dehumidifier.

How to Use Your LG Mini Split Remote Control

LG mini split  air conditioners offer a wide variety of operating features all controlled by the easy-to-use handheld remote control. This quick video will give you the background you need to use your remote to its fullest.

The remote is the same across most LG mini splits and allows you to control the mode, temperature, fan speed, and more. Using the included mounting bracket you can use the remote like a thermostat or just make sure that you never lose it.

LG Mini Split Remote Function Overview

The manual for the overview of LG mini split controllers is quite simple and easy to follow. Below, we’ve provided a diagram from LG’s manual for easy access.

Temperature: When trying to achieve the perfect temperature for your room, take a look at the MODE button. Repeatedly click on this button until the sun icon appears for heat or the snowflake icon appears for cooling on the remote’s screen and use the up-down arrows to adjust accordingly. 

Fan Speed: To adjust your fan speed accordingly, simply follow the diagram below to switch to your desired speed based on the icons.

If you want to go more in-depth about the functions of the LG mini split remote, take a close look at the rest of LG’s manual. 

Have you lost your remote control and need a new one? We are an Authorized LG Part Distributor and can help you replace it. Simply contact us at 877-847-0050 and one of our trained sales professionals will help you find the remote that matches your system.

Pros and Cons of Mini Split Systems

The Pros and Cons of Mini Split Systems

Getting the best cooling system for your home isn’t a wish anymore; it’s an absolute necessity, especially during summer. Staying cool relaxes you and keeps your family comfortable, but at the same time, you don’t want to get hit with a huge electricity bill at the end of the month. That’s where you should consider the pros and cons of ductless mini splits as a solution.

Types of Mini Splits: Ceiling Cassettes, Wall Mounts, & More

Types of Mini Splits | Total Home Supply

If you’re on the hunt for a new HVAC system, you may have encountered the term “mini split” several times throughout your research.

So, what is a mini split? A mini split is an efficient HVAC system that can provide both heat and air conditioning. It consists of an outdoor unit (called a compressor) and a single or multiple indoor units.

Unlike central heating and air conditioning systems, mini split systems do not require ductwork to operate. This makes them an appealing option for those who do not have existing ducts installed in the home.

Even if you already have ductwork installed, mini splits can be an attractive option for you. From their easy-to-install design to supreme energy efficiency, mini splits come with a multitude of benefits for businesses and homeowners alike.

But like most HVAC systems, there isn’t a single best type of mini split. We’ll explain the various mini split types to help you find the best mini split system for you, focusing on single vs multi zone mini splits, and the 7 different types of systems which include mini split ceiling cassettes and wall mount units.

The Best Air Conditioners of 2021: Buying Guide

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Please note: This article was updated April 29th, 2021.

It’s that time of year again – flowers are in bloom, birds are chirping and the temperature is on the rise. Summer’s right around the corner and it may be time for you to start thinking about how you’ll cool your home during the upcoming hot, sunny months.

With so many different options to choose from, trying to figure out exactly which air conditioning system to purchase can prove a daunting and overwhelming task. That’s why we at Total Home Supply have put together this comprehensive AC buying guide to help you identify what to look for when shopping for a new AC unit. Take a look at some of our top picks, then head on over to our website to shop and get free shipping on your order!

Air Conditioner TypeTop Product
Window ACFriedrich CCW12B10A
Through-the-Wall ACGE AJCQ12DCH
Most Efficient ACPanasonic XE12SKUA-1
Heating & Cooling ACGE AZ65H15DAB
Multi-Zone Mini Split ACPanasonic CU-5E36QBU-5

More details on the top air conditioners of 2021 below.