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  • Advantages of a Window-type Air Conditioning Unit

    A growing number of households are now choosing window-type air conditioners over conventional centralized-type units because of its economical features. The San Diego HVAC Contractors’ Association says that while the window-type AC units are more popular in apartment complexes, it too is gaining popularity across more households because of its practical, and energy efficient characteristics.


    So what exactly is a window type air conditioning unit? Bright Hub Engineering explained the different types of air conditioning equipment, and window-type ACs is one of the types they discussed.


    Is the most commonly used air conditioner for single rooms. In this air conditioner all the components, namely the compressor, condenser, expansion valve or coil, evaporator and cooling coil are enclosed in a single box. This unit is fitted in a slot made in the wall of the room, or more commonly a window sill.”


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    Benefits of a Window type AC


    Installing a window type unit comes with immense benefits to a budget-conscious household. Home improvement website TheSpruce.com has shared the advantages of installing a window-type unit.


    Its best feature, though, is the price. Window models are the most affordable and the easiest to install. Although you usually need help installing one due to its bulky design, you can often get one functioning without having to pay for professional help simply by following instructions. Additionally, operating most window units is simple, and you can find models that have a quieter design or other convenience features.”


    Check out the rest of the advantages from their original article here.


    More advantages


    Home Air Guides also came up with an informative article on the many benefits of installing a window-type unit on one’s home. In their web-post they emphasized that such type is the practical choice for households who are looking to save on cooling costs.


    “Window air conditioning units help people stay cool without spending a boatload of cash. Most modern-day units have terrific EERs (energy efficiency ratios) – the measurement of how much energy is used to produce a sufficient cooling effect. Go for a machine that has been ‘Energy-Star’ certified because it means that unit has been designed to maximize its energy output with minimal energy input. These types of air conditioners cost the least amount to operate every month.”

    Read the rest of the advantages they mentioned in their write-up here.


    The San Diego HVAC Contractors’ Association adds that window-type units are relatively cheaper to maintain compared to its centralized counterparts.


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    One of the most practical choices for air conditioning are window type units. (Photo Credits)