Air Conditioning

How to install an AC unit without blocking the airflow
How to install an AC unit without blocking the airflow
Air Conditioning
Proper installation of the air conditioner unit means higher efficiency. One important thing is the airflow. Tools and Materials Needed Air Conditioner Window Screws Screwdriver Electric Outlet Paper Strips and Tape Placing the ...

Save money on energy with HVAC
Save money on energy with HVAC
Air Conditioning
Like almost every home in the world, your house is equipped with a heating or cooling system. This usually adds as much as 50% to the utility costs. This is pretty much, and it can get even more if your HVAC (Heating Ventilation and Air Condition ...

How to install a sideways air conditioner
How to install a sideways air conditioner
Air Conditioning
The reason why someone would want to install the air conditioner sideways it because of the lack of space. This operation can be a little dangerous because of the unnatural position. The AC unit being installed on one side it can run out of oil o ...

Noisy air conditioner
Noisy air conditioner
Air Conditioning
Air conditioners are great home additions. They can be used to cool the air in different rooms and are also great for dehumidifying the air and also freshening it. Sometimes, these units can be very noisy, especially if they are wall mounted. ...

AC unit thermostat problems
AC unit thermostat problems
Air Conditioning
Thermostat problems aren't as simple as they seem. A faulty thermostat may cause the AC unit not to start or even not to stop. This can lead to higher costs and high temperature variations that can do harm to your health. Sometimes the error is i ...

Common problems for air conditioner fan motor
Common problems for air conditioner fan motor
Air Conditioning
Some of the most common problems for air conditioning units are related to fan motor problems. They ten to make noises, they don't circulate the air properly or maybe they just stop during the process of cooling. This is usually a sign that the a ...

Wall air conditioners and insulation
Wall air conditioners and insulation
Air Conditioning
When you've decided buying an air conditioning unit, there are a few things that you need to have in mind. One of these, and the most forgotten, is insulation. Energy efficiency Insulation is not important only for heating your house, but i ...

What to consider when buying a packaged terminal AC
What to consider when buying a packaged terminal AC
Air Conditioning
Packaged terminal air conditioner are usually found in hotels and apartment buildings, and are designed for single rooms. Here are some advantages and some disadvantages of packaged terminal AC units. Size The first thing that you need to h ...

Tips on how to buy a central air conditioner
Tips on how to buy a central air conditioner
Air Conditioning
It's very important to know which type and size of air conditioner to buy. For example evaporative coolers are great for hot and arid regions, while compressor-driven air conditioner are great for temperate regions. If the air conditioner is s ...

What to consider before buying a portable air conditioner
What to consider before buying a portable air conditioner
Air Conditioning
The main advantage of a portable air conditioner is that it can be moved around the room with great ease. There are a few things that you need to consider before buying the unit. Size The size of air conditioners is measure in BTUs. Higher ...