All About Air Conditioning Unit When it starts to get hot as the temperature rises, we all look for the comfort of cooler places and this is why we install air conditioning unit in our homes, work places and in all other places in which we spend ample amount of time. Even though air conditioning system has become a part and parcel of our everyday life, most of us do not pay attention to this indispensable machine that gives us comfort. This is why in this article; we are going to talk about all that you will need to know about air conditioning units. Air conditioners are indoor cooling machines that not only cool the room and the house for you but also help by dehumidifying to provide the maximum amount of comfort during hot and sweaty days of summer. Nowadays, because of the advancement in technology, these helpful machines now come with other helpful features such as heating the air, cooling the air, disinfecting air, setting room temperature in accordance with the temperature outside and so forth. It has similar working units of a refrigerator. What it does is that it takes heat from the indoor room temperature and then drops the room temperature in order to make its users fell comfortable and happy during the hot seasons. There is a special chemical named refrigerant that changes gas to liquid in just a short span of time. Nowadays, Freon is used as refrigerant for turning gas into liquid. There is also a closed part in the air conditioning unit known as the compressor, thermostat, motorized metal fan and condenser. Each of this component of air conditioning machine works in a different way. The Freon is stored in the compressor, the condenser cools the air, and the fans help by circulating the air from the room and the metal fins help to dissipate the heat rapidly. The thermostat helps the users to set the temperature according to their preference. There is also a filter in the air conditioning unit that has anti bacterial products in it and that helps to provide clean air in the room. Maintenance of air conditioning is rather easy too. All you need to do is check the filter regularly because the filter often gets clogged. It might make the complete unit to shut down and therefore you often need to check it to avoid situations such as that. Also, when you buy a air conditioner make sure to check that it has internal stabilizer. You will also need to check the compressor for the Freon pressure. You can do it by yourself or can call professional technicians to check the Freon pressure. Make sure that the technician has a certificate by EPA as they are really specialized. Also, it is natural for the Freon to leak as time passes and it will make the pressure to decrease. If such situation arises, then the air condition unit has to go through a thorough check up and you might need to pump in some Freon in the compressor unit.
Published on May 16, 2012
Published on May 16, 2012
When it starts to get hot as the temperature rises, we all look for the comfort of cooler places and this is why we install air conditioning...