4 Best Outdoor Air Conditioners For Patios, Decks, etc. (2021)

Let’s start this article on outdoor air conditioners with a newsflash: There are no outdoor air conditioners. An air conditioner is a specialized device that, based on the 2nd Law of Thermodynamics, facilitates heat exchange between two isolated spaces. Outdoors, in essence, is just one big space. Don’t worry. If you’re looking to buy an … Read more

AC Compressor Replacement Costs In 2021 ($700 to $3,400)

“Just not the AC compressor.” The compressor is the last thing you want to break down in your central, mini-split, or window air conditioner. When it does, however, you have to replace it (or buy a new AC unit?). Here we will go over the complete AC compressor replacement cost estimate process to answer a … Read more

4 Best Window AC Support Brackets (Brackets For Air Conditioner)

All window air conditioners have to be fixed. It’s almost impossible for the window sill alone to support all the weight of a heavy AC unit. That’s why every elevated outdoor air conditioner (be it window unit, or outdoor mini-split unit) needs to be fixed in place by an AC support bracket. In some places, … Read more

4 Biggest Portable Air Conditioners (With 14,000+ BTU Capacity)

The biggest portable air conditioner, the better. That’s usually the right rationale when choosing a portable air conditioner for large rooms. You want as much cooling effect (measured in BTU or British Thermal Units) as possible. Choosing the biggest portable AC unit is the best guarantee for adequate cooling of larger rooms (up to about … Read more

4 Best Portable Air Conditioners For Apartment (Studio, 1-Bed, 2-Bed)

Apartments can become drenched-in-sweat hot in the summer. Unfortunately, many apartments don’t have central air conditioners. You kind of have to figure out yourself how to best cool down your flat. To help you out, we picked the 4 best portable air conditioners for apartments further on. Here’s the deal: You don’t really need big … Read more

5 Best Mini-Split Line Set Cover Kits (DIY Hide 3″-5″ AC Lines)

Every mini-split comes with refrigerant lines. There is just no avoiding that. These lines usually run along the outer wall. To put it mildly, these mini-split lines are not visually pleasing. That’s why pretty much everybody with an installed mini-split is looking for a mini-split line set cover kit. These are decorative covers for mini-split … Read more