Installing Lineset Cover after installation.

Can you install Lineset covers after installation? As a technician or even as a homeowner, you may be wondering if you can install lineset covers after the installation is complete. The answer is yes! Not only can you install lineset covers after installation, but doing so can help improve the performance of your system. Let’s take […]

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Pipe Trunking lineset cover

What’s the difference between A/C lineset covers and pipe trunking? If you’re a technician, then chances are you’ve heard the term lineset cover and pipe trunking. Line set covers or pipe trunking terms are used primarily in the plumbing and HVAC industries. Even though plumbing and HVAC are technically two different industries, a lot of […]

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History of the ductless mini split.

History of the Ductless Mini-Split Air Conditioner or other wise known as a DMAC. The ductless mini-split air conditioner (DMAC) a cooling system that first gained popularity in Japan in the 1970s. DMACs consist of two main components: an outdoor compressor/condenser unit and one or more indoor air handling units. The outdoor unit is connected to the […]

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TK - Series Vertical Lineset support

Vertical lineset installation issues can happen over time and aren’t always apparent until it’s too late. Vertical lineset installations are always subject to severe stress due to a combination of thermal expansion and gravity. “Linesets” are copper tubes, and like all piping materials, it expands and contracts with temperature changes. Therefore, in a copper tube system […]

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mid-season maintenance

Mid-season maintenance, do you need it? Air conditioning problems always seem to occur at the most inconvenient time. Often, it is during an extremely warm and humid day that the AC system is pushed beyond its capabilities. Having a properly working air conditioner is important for your comfort and health, and it is easily handled […]

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central air vs Ductless Mini-split

So, what’s the difference between central a/c and ductless mini-split cooling systems? The vast majority of homes in America rely on central air conditioning systems. However, mini-splits are becoming popular due to their ease of installation, flexibility for use during both the summertime or winter months and improved energy efficiency. The motivation behind installing a […]

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Enhanced VRF Installation

Inaba Denko America’s PD Series is designed to enhance the appearance of any VRF application. Slimduct PD commercial, PVC AC line set cover protects any surface mounted line set installation, and can also be used as a line set cover between the condenser and Slimduct RD system as a cover for VRV/VRF line sets and mini […]

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mini-split system interior wall installation solution

Can Mini-split Systems be Installed on Interior Walls? Can mini-split systems be installed on interior walls? Yes, the indoor units in a mini-split system can be mounted on an interior wall of the house. However, a mini-split system on an interior wall is more involved and more difficult than mounting it on the exterior wall […]

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Protecting Refrigerant Lines In Style

Inaba Denko America Helps Protect Refrigerant Lines in Style. The Challenge: The occupancy rate of a 300-unit residence hall built in 2013 at the University of Hawaii at Hilo (UH-Hilo) have fluctuated since the dormitory opened. Even though the dormitory is located directly across from the main campus entrance, occupancy rates have been inconsistent. One […]

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Ceiling Mounted Ductless AC Unit

Solutions for Ductless Ceiling-Mounted Units As Mini-split systems are becoming more, and more popular among energy efficient homeowners. In ceiling “Cassette” solutions are gaining popularity for their sleek and seemingly unobtrusive design. Inaba Denko America provides the perfect solutions for ductless ceiling-mounted units. Ductless Ceiling-Mounted AC Unit Challenges One of the challenges when working with ductless […]

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