Having an HVAC zoning system helps you solve challenges associated with keeping your home evenly comfortable and saving energy at the same time. A zoning system divides your home into separate areas that have different heating and cooling characteristics. It’s also a good way to isolate parts of your home that you don’t use often.
You may take it for granted—that blocky gray metal box sitting beside your house—but it does serve an important purpose: It’s an essential part of your split-system air conditioner or heat pump. Yet, you have to admit; it doesn’t add much to the aesthetic appeal of your home. So how can you address this issue?