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How to Choose the Right Air Conditioner for Your Home

AC Repair Forth Worth TX

For those of us living in the Ft. Worth area, we know all about the inconvenience of the sweltering Texas sun.  Fortunately, just about everyone has air conditioning that creates a welcomed escape from the heat.  Many residing in the Ft. Worth area have never purchased an air conditioner because the home they purchased came with one.  For those seeking to purchase their first air conditioner, or for those seeking to replace their old air conditioner, the professionals at AJR Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Inc. recommend keeping the following in mind.

First, you will want to know the exact square footage of your home, as well as the general layout.  Other factors that need to be considered are whether the home is a single or two story house.  Large homes might even require two air conditioners in order to properly cool the living space.

Secondly, make sure that you do not get a small air conditioner with hopes that it will do the trick.  If your home’s square footage suggests that you could go between two sizes, it is best to select the larger air conditioner, in most cases.  Smaller air conditioners will have to run more frequently to cool your home, which results in increased energy costs and premature wear and tear on the air conditioner.

Lastly, be aware of the direction your home faces.  If your home faces south, it is likely that your air conditioner will be on more than your neighbor across the street.  Again, this can have an impact on which air conditioner you select.  

There are other factors to consider when determining which air conditioner suits your needs best.  Contact the expert staff today at AJR Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration, Inc. today for more information.  The friendly staff will ask additional questions to help you select an air conditioner that meets your needs without breaking the bank. Contact them today!

 

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