Fairmont Row Home

The system is extremely quiet with no whistle. It’s almost like it’s not even there. Even the compressor is quiet.

Tom Crane Photography

The humidity issues that plague row homes were unfortunately very familiar to Philadelphia homeowners Chris Knipe and Connie Romano. The couple sought a solution via a new cooling and heating system, and compared high-velocity and ductless options. Ultimately, Mitsubishi Electric ductless was the answer. It offered dehumidification, little disruption during installation and easy operation via wireless remote. Download the PDF below to read more . You’ll hear from the homeowners and contractor, and see photos of the equipment and home.

Fairmount Row Home

Project Location: Philadelphia
Completion Date: October 2013

Project Team

  • Owners: Chris Knipe and Connie Romano
  • Contractor: ECI Comfort Solutions, Bensalem, Pennsylvania

Mitsubishi Electric Equipment Installed:

  • (1) SEZ-KD18NA4R1.TH Horizontal-ducted Indoor Unit
  • (1) MSZ-GE18NA-8 Wall-mounted Indoor Unit
  • (1) MXZ-4B36NA-1 Outdoor Unit



Product Category
Ductless Systems
Home Residence
Completion Date
October, 2013
Case Study Type
For Homeowners
Text Box Type
energy savings/rebates/efficiency
retrofit/historic restoration

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