Posts Tagged ‘Air Conditioning’

Hand hovers over apartment AC vent to see if it's working properly.

What to Do When Your A.C. Breaks

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Summer is in full swing, and the temperatures are soaring. read more

Woman cools herself during the hot summer by relaxing in front of her open fridge.

How to Prepare Your Apartment for the Hot Summer Ahead

While the start of summer is technically still a calendar page away, Memorial Day is already behind us, leaving most people in the mood to start their summertime fun a little early read more

Woman's face and hair collects ice as she stands in front of an ultra-strong A.C. unit.

What Makes the Perfect Apartment A.C. Unit?

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Spring is here, and even though some spots of the country are still experiencing the frigid chill of late winter (shout out to my fellow Northeast neighbors), it won’t be before we reach those sweltering hot days of summer that make it almost unbearable to be inside without an A.C. unit read more

A little girl finds a way to cool off in her parents' apartment without central air conditioning.

10 Cool Tricks To Beat The Heat Without Central A.C.

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Triple-digit temperatures are tolerable if you’re frolicking around a pool or playing tag with ocean waves, but if you’re stuck indoors with no air conditioning, sweltering summer heat can be a living hell. read more

Surviving the Summer Without Central Air Conditioning

Surviving the Summer Without Central Air Conditioning

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Summer is officially here, along with all the things we love about it — and a few that we hate about it. Like heat waves. read more

Energy Star Portable Air Conditioner: Save Money and the Environment

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When you are shopping for an Energy Star portable air conditioner, look for the Energy Star icon. Energy Star is a symbol that gets awarded to appliances that are more efficient than their counterparts. Generally, they are slightly more expensive, but nonetheless they will save you money in the long run. Energy Star Saves Money […] read more

The Benefits of Purchasing a Portable Air Conditioner/Dehumidifier

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Until recent years, very few people heard of or considered purchasing a portable air conditioner/dehumidifier. Today, you’ll find home improvement experts, air conditioning service professionals and renters singing the praises of this device. It solves cooling problems, while giving the most flexibility to tenants in an apartment living situation. There are many benefits to owning […] read more

Comparing Air Conditioning Units for Your Small Aparment

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If you’re looking for air conditioning units, chances are you may not have central heating and cooling in your apartment. This is not necessarily a bad thing, as it takes a tremendous amount of electricity to run those, which means a higher electric bill. You can control your bill a lot better by isolating your […] read more

Portable Air Conditioner: Window vs Floor Unit

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When comparing a portable air conditioner window unit versus a floor unit, you have to consider a few aspects of your apartment lifestyle. Before you purchase one unit or the other, compare these characteristics: More Apartments Allow Floor Units Many apartment complexes ban portable air conditioner window units because of their bulk and easy visibility […] read more