How do I use a swamp cooler effectively?

Answer OperationUnderstand how your swamp cooler operates. Evaporative coolers, or "swamp coolers," work by blowing warm air over evaporated water particles, thus cooling the air. Swamp coolers have a w... Read More »

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Why use a swamp cooler?

Swamp coolers, also known as evaporative coolers, chill air using water evaporation, the same process that makes temperatures cooler near running rivers or waterfalls. The effectiveness of a swamp... Read More »

How do I run a swamp cooler?

Use of swamp coolersKeep the pads wet and the water flowing since swamp or evaporative coolers work by a fan drawing in warm air from outside and blowing it through wet pads. You can also use the f... Read More »

How do I clean a swamp cooler pad?

Remove FrameBegin by removing the outside panel or frame that holds the swamp cooler pad. Once removed, the actual swamp cooler pad can be pulled or peeled from the frame.Wash PadHold the pad in o... Read More »

What is a swamp cooler?

A swamp cooler (more formally called an evaporative cooler) is a simple device that cools by evaporation. It's essentially a large box-like construction that contains a big fan (higher volume, lowe... Read More »