Living in the northeastern area of the country, central air conditioner isn’t legitimately necessary.
We rely on the oil furnace for several-fourths of the year, and our summers are short as well as often overcast, frigid as well as wet. However, both of us sometimes experience brutal heat as well as humidityâ€¦ The house becomes horribly boiling, sticky as well as uncomfortable! It’s impossible to be productive while in the afternoon, relax in the night or sleep at night. The hot, moist conditions are ideal for bacteria, viruses, mold, mildew, dust mites as well as several bugs. Opening the windows doesn’t help much. There is truly little breeze. The screens simply allow fumes, pollen as well as exterior noise pollution inside. I’ve tried window a/cs however didn’t enjoy them. They look ugly from the inside as well as the outside as well as eliminate the view from the window. On especially boiling mornings as well as nights, window a/cs struggle to handle the workload. I find it aggravating to install the units in the Springtime, remove them in the fall as well as store them all winter. Investing into central air conditioner was a smart decision. I run the plan a lot more than expected, often using only the fan to circulate as well as filter the air. The central a/c keeps the entire house perfectly cool as well as cleaner as well as healthier. I spent a bit extra for an Energy Star rated A/C that offers a 26 SEER as well as features an adaptable-speed compressor! Because of this, the component maintains a truly even temperature, makes truly little operational noise as well as is attractively energy efficient. While my electric bills are undoubtedly higher because of running the a/c, they aren’t inadequate.