¿Are you looking a new AC Unit? And you don’t know how to choose the right one.
With so many options out there is really difficult what is the better decision for us.
Well, in this post we give you some recommendations for an intelligent purchase.
In Florida, with the highest temperatures in summer is really necessary a good AC System.
Now, let’s get into these recommendations.
The first thing that you would do when you need to purchase an AC Unit is the budget. You have to determine that and now you know the options that you have.
Window Air Conditioners (AC Unit)
Is the cheapest option to enjoy cold air. They’re working for small room.
Through the Wall Air Conditioners (AC Unit)
These are similar to Window AC but the installation is through the wall. For people who need to maintain the window use.
Portable Air Conditioners (AC Unit)
These option is to cold a single room too. An advantage of this option is can be moved room to room.
Ductless Mini Split Air Conditioners (AC Unit)
These are a great option for anyone. Ideal for a single room or multiple rooms. This AC has 2 parts, an indoor unit and an outdoor unit.
Central Air Conditioners (AC Unit)
These option is cold an entire home at one time. Cold are runs through the ducts that are behind walls and ceilings. Many homes come with these AC Units already installed.
That thing is really important, is not the same solution AC for an Apartment Room or for and Office Space. You should consider multiple variables, the most important are:
Don’t worry, is really easy to solve, you have to size the room to determinate the right size AC Unit:
Measure the room’s width and length in feet. Now to multiply those numbers together to get the square footage.
Example: 40′ width x 30′ length = 1.200 square footage (sq ft)
Once, you get this result you can compare your square footage with British Thermal Unit (BTU)
BTU Selection Chart by Room Size
Room Area To Be Cooled Capacity Needed
up to 350 sq. ft. 8,000 BTU
350 to 400 sq. ft. 9,000 BTU
400 to 450 sq. ft. 10,000 BTU
450 to 550 sq. ft. 12,000 BTU
550 to 700 sq. ft. 14,000 BTU
You have to know the restrictions that you have for a installation in the apartment or house where you live. This legal restrictions are important to take a decision in AC Unit.
Maybe you don’t may to be able to install thought the wall because it requires structural modifications or changes.
Is really important that you consider the Maintenance and cost of AC Repair Services for air conditioning Unit’s. Like all electronica device have a Maintenance time and also it can be damaged in any time.
We wish that our recommendations be helpful for your purchase