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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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 »

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 »

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 can I get the best performance from my swamp cooler?

This is kind of a two-part answer...An evaporative cooler cools the air by impregnating it with moisture and circulating it, allowing the denser moist air to absorb heat. In simple terms, water fl... Read More »