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Placement of Minisplit Heads

Sarah_Wiser | Posted in Energy Efficiency and Durability on

I purchased a 27k btu mini split with 2 heads, a 9k and an 18k, for my chalet home. I planned on putting the 18 in the open bedroom above and the 9 in the dining area but unsure if that is most efficient. Is that best or should I swap them?

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    Kiley Jacques | | #1

    Hi Sarah,

    I’m going to give your question a bump to the top of the list. Check out these two Q&A threads and links to relevant articles—the replies include a number of points to consider when figuring out where to put the heads for best functionality, efficiency, and aesthetic: Mini split head – mounting location considerations and Review placement and sizing of mini-splits.

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