What is Air conditioning?
It can be defined as the modification of air properties so as to attain the desired thermal condition in an environment that is enclosed like a room.
What are the things to consider before purchasing an air conditioner?
Which type of air conditioner is the ideal one?
There are three types of air conditioners, namely: central cooling system, a window (or unit), and portable. For portable and unit air conditioners, they are suitable for cooling a single room in a home, while a central cooling system is meant to cool the whole house. Of the three types of air conditioners, the most complicated one to install is the central cooling system.
For the window and portable air conditioners, one can install them without the help of a professional, unlike the central cooling system which is complicated.
The first thing to do is to measure the room you intend to install the portable or window air conditioner.
Never forget to take the measurement of the window because you will need the measurement when at the market looking for the one that will perfectly fit the reserved space for it.
To mount the portable and window air conditioners, there is a manual that has a step by step procedure, from brackets mounting to unit installation.
As for portable air conditioners, they may or not require installation. There are some types which will need a bin for collecting water, while others will disperse the water into the air. If the portable air conditioner has a tube, then you will need to make a hole at the wall so that it can be used for draining purposes
What is the cost?
Purchasing an air conditioner means making a long-term investment. This is because it will consume energy on a daily basis that needs to be paid at the end of the month as bills.
What features does it have?
Different types of air conditioners are built in a way that they possess different features. Some of these features include temperature remote controlled, various cooling speeds and much more.