Air Conditioning

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How to Keep Your Window AC from Freezing Up

Maintain efficient airflow with these tips.

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How to Test a Car’s AC Pressure Clutch

It's a key feature of your cooling system.

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How to Refill Freon in Your Home AC Unit

It won't run out unless you have a leak.

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How to Troubleshoot and Repair Your Window AC Unit

Breathe life back into your stalled appliance.

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How to Install a Window Air Conditioner

They're an easy way to beat the heat.

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Auto Air Conditioning Repair

Stay comfortable on the road.

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How to Cover a Window Air Conditioner for Winter

It's important to insulate your AC unit.

Can AC Run When Water Is Turned Off?

Most models can run without plumbing.

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The 4 Main Types of Air Conditioners

Most cooling devices fall into one of these families.

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6 DIY Air Conditioners

Chill out with these homemade solutions.

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14 Free Ways to Make Your AC Energy Efficient

Keep your cool and your dollars.

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11 Ways To Save Money on Air Conditioning

Cut your bills with these simple hacks.

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How to Service and Maintain Your Air Conditioner

Regular care will help stop breakdowns.

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Reduce Cooling Costs This Summer

Don't break the bank just because you're breaking a sweat.

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You Can Save Money on Air Conditioning

During the heat of the summer air conditioning can seem like a godsend.

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How to Extend a Portable Air Conditioner Hose

Is the venting hose on your portable air conditioner long enough to cool you room?

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Top 10 Ways to Save on Your Cooling Costs

From adjusting your thermostat to sipping an icy beverage, we'll keep you cool.

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Choosing the Best Location for an RV Air Conditioner

Keep your cool with the proper AC location and power output.

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How to Install an Air Conditioner Fan

The heart of a central air conditioning system.

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What to Consider When Buying an Air Conditioner Evaporator Coil

Decide if a new evaporator coil will cost you or save you.

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5 Features to Look for in Heating/Air Conditioning Units

Cost and output are just a few factors to consider.

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What Does it Cost to Run a Room Air Conditioner?

You will need to take into account the size of the space.

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About Ductless Air Conditioning

They're a happy medium between window units and central air.

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Ductless Air Conditioner Installation

They're a cheaper, less complicated option.

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How to Identify a Leak in Your Central Air Conditioner

Keep that cooling system from creating a disastrous mess.

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Pros and Cons of Using Radiant Ceiling Panels

Radiant ceiling panels are starting to become popular as a way to better heat a home.

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4 Common Dual Hose Portable Air Conditioner Problems

Keep your cool with the right AC selection.

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Troubleshooting Central Air Conditioning Problems

A central air conditioning unit can be a greatly convenient addition to your home.

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Installing a Line Voltage Cooling Thermostat

With some basic wiring, you can install it yourself.

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Air Conditioner Ducts: How They Work

Ducts are a main component of your HVAC system.

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Air Conditioner Thermostat Wiring

Once you get it hooked up, it can control your system.

Adjusting an electronic thermostat.
Troubleshooting Electronic Thermostat Problems

Keep your cool with a properly functioning thermostat.

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Installing a Room Air Conditioner Away from a Window

The wall cuts you have to make are surprisingly small.

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How to Install a Wall Mounted Air Conditioner/Heater

Window and centralized systems aren't the only options.

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Using a Remote Control with an Air Conditioner

Keep your cool from the comfort of your chair.

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How Humidity Affects Air Conditioning Efficiency

Humidity, moisture, and condensation are all connected.

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Tips for Lowering Your Central Air Conditioner's Energy Usage

Reset your thermostat and keep doors closed, for starters.

A homemade air conditioning fan.
DIY Air Conditioning Fan

It seems like magic, but trust us, you can do it.

A window air conditioning unit in a blue house.
Installing Window Air Conditioning

Window air conditioners cool off a room without breaking the budget.