Which way does a central air conditioner filter go?

Answer Air conditioner filters have an airflow indication arrow printed on the side. The arrow should point toward the duct. If no airflow arrow exists, the fabric side of the filter must face away from t... Read More »

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How do I replace my central air conditioner filter?

Clean filters on your central air conditioning system reduce the amount of energy required to cool your house and reduces the buildup of dust and foreign matter in the home's duct work. The air fil... Read More »

Which is cheaper to operate a central air conditioner or window units?

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, window air-conditioning units are cheaper to operate than central air conditioners if they are used only when and where they are needed, even though they... Read More »

Does a central air conditioner act as a dehumidifier?

Central air conditioners do work as dehumidifiers.They pull air through a filter, where airborne particles including dust and lint are removed. Advanced filters also remove microscopic pollutants. ... Read More »

How long does a central air conditioner last?

A central air conditioner should last an average of 12 to 15 years if was installed properly and is maintained appropriately. According to the Consortium for Energy Efficiency, it is anticipated th... Read More »