Air Conditioner Basics, A Guide To Home Cooling
Your air conditioner is designed to automatically remove unwanted heat from your home. By understanding some basics, you can help it do this efficiently. This will in turn allow you to keep more of your hard earned money. There are many different types of units including ductless mini split systems, geothermal, window units, ptac, portable air conditioners, and evaporative (swamp) coolers but we will look at the basic ducted split system here. These systems consist of an evaporator coil, a condensing unit, and refrigerant lines. These parts work with the fan and control system in the furnace/air handler to cool your home.