Knowing a little about air conditioners can come in handy when you’re looking into buying an air conditioner replacement, or if you suspect you need to call for HVAC repairs. In this blog, Air Products & Services shares some quick facts about air conditioning systems.
There’s More Than One Kind of Air Conditioner — Air conditioners come in a variety of configurations. Standalone units can be window-mounted or mini-split, or even part of a whole-house HVAC system. Heat pumps, on the other hand, are air conditioners that also work as heating systems by reversing the cooling process. Instead of hot air being the byproduct of the HVAC system, it gets pumped into the indoor space.