During hot seasons, keeping our homes at a comfortable temperature is important for our health and wellbeing. Precisely, the role of air conditioning is to refrigerate a room or even an entire house with a portable air cooler, when it gets hot.
However, for occasional air conditioning use, it is advisable to opt for mobile air conditioning . So find out everything you need to know about mobile air conditioning.
Some information about your portable air cooler
There are two types of mobile air conditioner: split air and monobloc air conditioner .
The split model consists of an indoor unit to cool the air and an outdoor unit to vent hot air. The mobile air conditioner is a one-piece model that is has only one block and it is very economical.
Despite the effectiveness of some split air conditioners, monobloc air conditioners are still handy because not only can you move them from room to room, but, when the heat weather comes to an end, you can store them away easily . In addition, they are easy to maintain and some models are reversible .
How to make the right choice?
Some portable air conditioners are not cheap, so it’s important to make the right choice . There are several criteria to consider when deciding: strength, power, reversibility, energy consumption, noise levels, functionality, design and scope.
As for the design , there are a wide range of designs of monobloc air conditioner unit on the market at the moment, so you will definitely find a design that suits you taste. In terms of strength and noise level , trust the opinions of users on the forums.
In addition, for reversible, features and accessories, energy consumption and power, you can rely on the product manual. If you look carefully at these points, you’re sure to make the right choice.
The best places to buy a portable air cooler
Nowadays, we have the great advantage of quickly being able to find everything we need either through an internet search or visiting a store.
However, if you intend to buy a portable air cooler on the Internet, please go to the comparator sites before you start, to compare prices and models.
If you go to a store, you will be well advised, but you this will take up a lot of time and energy and we all know that both of these are important.
Buying a mobile air conditioner is a real investment, given all that it can do. So at The Air Geeks, we put together this layman’s guide to making the best purchase!
FYI: The Air Geeks' top-rated portable AC units tested in 2020:|
1. Black+Decker – BPACT14WT: the all-around best option (very large rooms)
2. Whynter - Elite Arc 122DS: the best value (large rooms)
3. Honeywell - MN10CSWW: superior unit, great price (avg. rooms)
4. Honeywell – MO08CESWK: a very good entry-level option (small rooms)