Valance & Fan Coils

Valance & PTAC Comparison
 
 
 

Silent Heating & Cooling
Custom Comfort


"I can't hear you,"..."It's too hot,"..."It's too cold,"..."I feel a draft,"... "It's too humid,"..."It's too noisy."


The Valance System offers the solution- The preferred system for all phases of Senior living, Hospitals, Churches, Dormitories, Apartments, Schools, Offices, and Quality Homes.

  • Low Maintenance
  • Low Operating
  • Optional Lighting Features

 



Edwards Valance & Fan Coils

 
Valance
Fan Coils
Equipment Purchase Cost
High
Low
Total System Installed Cost
(Including All Trades)
Low
High
Annual Operating Cost*
Low
High
Total Life-Cycle Cost
Very Low
Very High
Electrical Service
(Branch Circuit, Disconnect, etc.)
None
High
Thermostat Costs*
Similar
Similar
Filter Maintenance
None
Yes (6-12 per year)
Temperature Control Valves
Same
Same
Service and Balancing Vales
Same
Same
Field Insulation*
Same - Lower
Same - Higher
Motor Maintenance / Repair*
None
Yes*
Floor Space Required*
None
Yes - Varies
Operating Noise
Silent
Low - Medium
Occupant Comfort
Excellent
Variable
(typically drafty)
Warranty
10 Yr. Limited
1 Yr. Limited
Average Service Life
30-40 Yrs
15-20 Yrs.

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Edwards Valance & PTAC
Edwards Valance & PTAC

 
Valance
PTAC -
Electric Heat
PTAC -
Hydronic Heat
Equipment Purchase Cost
High
Low
High
Total System Installed Cost
(Including All Trades)
High
Very Low
High
Annual Operating Cost
Moderate
Very Low
Moderate
Total Life-Cycle Cost
Low
Very High
High
Electrical Service
(Branch Circuit, Disconnect, etc.)
None
Higher
High
Thermostat Costs
Similar
Similar
Thru-wall Penetration
None
Yes
Filter Maintenance
None
Yes (6-12 per year)
Temperature Control Valves
Yes
None
Yes
Service and Balancing Vales
Yes
None
Yes
Field Piping Insulation
Yes
None
Yes
Motor Maintenance / repair
None
Yes
Yes
Floor Space Required
None
Yes - Varies
Operating Noise
Silent
Medium to High
(Compressor & Fan Noise)
Occupant Comfort
Excellent
Variable
(Typically Noisy & Drafty)
Warranty
10 Yr. Limited
1 Yr. Limited
Average Service Life
30-40 Yrs
12-15 Yrs.


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