Portable Air Conditioners (AC’s) – EDMONTON & AREA
Appliance Kingdom, a local Canadian appliance retailer in Edmonton, Alberta sells portable air conditioners and window air conditioners. We have a huge variety of air conditioners available for purchase right now. Our friendly and knowledgeable sales team can help you in selecting the air conditioner that best suits your needs and budget. Every new air conditioner comes with a 1-year manufacturer’s warranty, with the option of extended coverage. We provide low pricing and a wide selection, as well as delivery options if needed.
If you’re looking for an air conditioner in Edmonton, come to Appliance Kingdom and one of our knowledgeable and experienced sales professionals will help you choose the ideal air conditioner. Our friendly and educated sales staff is dedicated to ensuring that you have a pleasant shopping experience and that you discover exactly what you’re looking for.
There are two main types of air conditioners – Portable air conditioners and window air conditioners. Portable Air conditioners are easier to install. They are put inside your room and usually come with a window kit where you will place the exhaust to remove the hot air in the room. A window AC unit fits into an open window to cool your home. These units work by pulling air from outside the window, cooling it and rotating it into your home.
When buying a new air conditioner some things to consider is the size of your room. BTU is short for British Thermal Unit and measures how much energy your air conditioner uses to remove heat from your home in one hour. BTU ranges from 5,000 to 14,000 and cools a space from 250 sq ft to 600 sq ft. You should also consider the noise level which is measured in dba, is it energy efficient and your budget. Some have a programmable timer, sleep mode, remote control and even a dehumidifier built in.
Common brands for air conditioners include Danby, Frigidaire, Haier and Hisense. Some portable air conditioners have one hose, and some have two hoses. One-hose appliances take in air for cooling from the room and discharge heated air from the hot end of the coil to the outdoors. Two-hose models are slightly more complex and may be slightly more expensive than some single-hose models.
Frequently Asked Questions
How to install a portable air conditioner?
Choose a window that is near a power outlet. Install the portable air conditioner kit and be sure to create a good seal in the window. Connect the ventilation and drainage hose. Plug the air conditioner into the outlet and you are ready to turn it on.
What if I am not able to vent through the window?
If you can’t vent the air conditioner through the window you can vent it through the door, through the wall, ceiling or even the dryer vent. Be sure to vent it correctly.
How do I maintain a portable air conditioner?
Some steps to take is to clean the interior with a damp cloth, replace the filter often, don’t let the exhaust hose curl up and don’t place the air conditioner in direct sunlight.
As a family business that has been around for a long time, we want you to come and see us. We have long-term relationships with the best manufacturers, and we know a lot about the things we sell. You will get the best service for the whole life of your air conditioner. Come in and let one of our salespeople help you choose the air conditioner that fits your budget, needs, and personal style. Come to the store where you can be sure that you will get great service for as long as you own your new air conditioner.