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I need to install a window air conditioner in my master bedroom. However, the only suitable window there is a horizontal sliding window. To complicate things more, I need to place it on top, since my king size bed obstructs the lower part, as you can
Before I begin, I would like to request "call a technician" suggestions to stay off. I do know a nice guy who can look it up for me, for a variety or reasons, one of which being my general history of fixing stuff, I would like to take a first stab at
How a dehumidifier works is basically the same as an air conditioner. Both remove heat from the air. Cooling the air causes excess moisture to condense onto the cooling (evaporator) coils which must then be drained away
A high-quality air purifier is one of the best investments especially if you are looking to maintain a clean and healthy indoor environment. Knowing how air purifiers work is the key to getting the best out of your investment as high-quality air puri
Pa (Pascal) is a unit of pressure (air or hydraulic pressure). It's a very tiny unit, usually used in the thousands or millions. "inch" in this context is "inches of water", another unit of pressure
It is generally not worth the time and money to try to capture the lost heat through the exhaust system of the vast majority of tankless/on-demand water heaters. The heaters are now so efficient that they can vent the exhaust through plastic (PVC) pi
Wire colors with HVAC wiring are non-standardized, so the colors themselves don't help much. Your furance/air handler should have a control board with terminals labelled R, W, Y, G and C. There should be an existing wire that connects to all of these
General Information | Installation Questions | Troubleshooting General Information Do programmable thermostats really save energy? What does a thermostat do? How does a programmable thermostat work? Can a mechanical or manual be replaced with a progr
According to Trane installation instructions, the technician is correct. They do require 3' of clear space in front of the control box. As for why the technician chose this orientation, I can only speculate
The XR16 home air conditioning system has a SEER rating of up to 17. 00, making it an excellent choice for home comfort and for earning energy-efficiency tax credits. Increased efficiency may substantially lower your home cooling costs