Air Conditioning

Wall Fans

If you need help installing a wall fan or would like some advice on some of the best wall fan choices, this article is for you. Wall fans are typically used for cooling, ventilation and exhaust. They are good in areas where you may have limited space.

Replace Evaporative Cooler Belt

Oasys Evaporative CoolerIn this article we will cover when to replace your evaporative cooler belt and offer general maintenance tips.

In the United States, evaporative coolers are common in the western states and part of the mid-west. They are also commonly known as swamp coolers.

Those of you living in the east may have never even heard of them. I know they were new to me until I moved to Arizona. For those of you that do use evaporative coolers, this article will give you the information you need to feel secure about replacing the belt yourself instead of hiring someone to do it.

DIY Air Conditioning Ductwork

Your heating and air conditioning ductwork (also known as HVAC, which stands for "heating, ventilation, and air conditioning") is a very important part of your home. Not only do these ducts bring warm and cool air to every part of the home when they are in good working order, they also play an important role in energy savings.

If the ductwork is not in good shape, your heating and cooling bills will be higher. Fortunately, it is usually within the capabilities of an average do-it-yourselfer to take care of his or her own ductwork.

Evaporative Air Conditioner Maintenance

If you happen to live in a hot, dry part of the world, an evaporative air conditioner could be just the ticket for inexpensive cooling of your home. Also known as a "swamp cooler," an evaporative air conditioner works by blowing air over a wet absorbent pad. The pad is kept wet by means of a water pump. The wet air is up to 20 degrees cooler than other air in the room.

Installing a Central Air Conditioner

Central Air Conditioning ThermostatAir conditioning is a luxury that many people now have in their homes out of necessity. That may sound contradictory but the climate change that has occurred in many parts of the world has lead to unseasonably hot weather and overriding humidity.

As such, it is often impossible to get comfortable in your own home and keep your body working at its optimum level. Installing a central air conditioner can help to keep your home or business cool.