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First, "recommended"? Coming from a contractor and engineer, it sounds like a good solution, and it will work. You don't need two fans. One with a transfer grille will do. Power-wise, I have to this in IP so bear with me. Room 1 is 5 x 7 x 3.28 x 3.28 = 376 ft^2. Rule of thumb- and this is only an estimate - is 400 sq ft \ 3.5 kW. (1 ton refrigeration = ...


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You probably can't do it yourself, but an HVAC technician likely could. Moving the unit likely requires: Evacuating the refrigerant Reconfigure (and potentially rerun) the line sets. Reconfigure (and potentially rerun) electrical. Physically moving the unit. Charging the system back up with refrigerant. You could probably do number 4, and maybe number 2 ...


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According to Trane installation instructions, the technician is correct. They do require 3' of clear space in front of the control box. As for why the technician chose this orientation, I can only speculate. It looks to me like the access panel is on the corner of the unit, which would mean there has to be 3' clear space at the corner. Obviously the ...


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These units are designed to be outside, so there's no reason to cover it. If you're really concerned about it, go ahead and cover it. Just make sure you don't restrict the airflow, as that can impact how well the unit works. The manufacture likely recommends annual cleaning, and maintenance. Which will probably do more good for the unit than the cover.


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Yeah, you can buy covers, and check this one out, too... perfect for urban duck hunting


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The + is yellow, and the- is blue in your case (technically common, or C). The dog could have blown the fuse. There is a 3amp fuse on the furnace control board that protects the low voltage side. If you don't get anything to come one, check that fuse.


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Your dealing with low voltage AC so you don't have to be concerned with getting the + and - backwards. Assuming the yellow and blue wires connect to the coil on the contactor, you can safely connect the two wires from the house to the two wires in the outdoor unit. Prior to doing any work with the wires, verify you have 1) the power off to the furnace/air ...


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Wire colors with HVAC wiring are non-standardized, so the colors themselves don't help much. Your furance/air handler should have a control board with terminals labelled R, W, Y, G and C. There should be an existing wire that connects to all of these (though maybe not C) that goes to your thermostat. If anything is different in your setup, please update ...


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I did this, almost exactly as you have drawn (in my mothers home when I was a teenager). You will need to support the back end if you cannot support the bottom "lip" of the AC from sliding forward. In other words, the AC will have torquing-force. The reason I used a shelf for my AC was because I couldn't support the top. But since you are putting the AC ...


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You need to give us an example of an air purifier model that person proposes to install. But, generally speaking, air purifiers do not lower temperature or extract moisture. And I am not sure how economical this would be since a good air purifier with ducts is an order of magnitude more expensive than an apartment-size window AC unit. I would consider an ...


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No. You're being sold a big scam. Where is the heat going? If it's a machine that generates electricity inside and has no connection to the outside, it's going to increase the amount of heat in the building. If it's an HRV or ERV system that exchanges and filters outside air, that's a different kettle of fish, but those systems are also not going to cool the ...


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Coil Life I'm not sure if how long they "should last" matches most home owners experiences. Looking at many consumer complaint websites showed many users with failure between 5 and 7 years. Recommended Maintenance Didn't Save Me You should always do the recommended maintenance, but in my case maintenance wasn't the problem. I have a 14.5 SEER, 2.5 Ton ...


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Buy a matching shade and have it cut to the correct length for your application. In the winter, you put the old blind back. Swapping out just the fins might be easier, instead of hanging the new track. You'd have to break it down anyway to store it properly, unless you hang it right back up somewhere (like your garage) and you'd need someone to help you move ...


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With a long enough vertical window adapter kit, you could likely get the exhaust hose port to be at the very bottom of your window. That would let you get your blinds almost all the way down, which might be good enough. There's really not much more you can do -- portable A/C units work best with a direct exhaust route to the outside, so any shenanigans to ...


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Please be aware Bleach does not kill mold. https://www.normi.org/articles/bleach-mold.php Moreover, pictures would greatly improve our chances to help you. Things I would suggest you to look for is condensation in the ducts. This can occur when there is a leak of cold air in the duct work. This creates a heat exchange between the hot air outside in the ...


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The pan tablets are to prevent gunkies from growing. You do not want to be checking freon levels unless your system has a site glass. Then watching for bubbles in the glass, some fully charged systems will have bubbles. The reason you don't want to check pressures that requires opening the system and a small amount of freon is lost. HVAC techs use special ...


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Based on the installation instructions for the model you listed, you have two AAA batteries. I recommend you begin by replacing them.


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They have almost nothing to do with each other. BTU describes the actual cooling power. CFM simply describes how fast it moves the working fluid (the air) through the system, and CFM does not matter for differences that small. Suppose you order water and one vendor supplies four 3-gallon jugs and the other supplies three 4-gallon jugs. Not a difference ...


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My problem was a bad run capacitor for the blower, With the air handling unit fan (blower) not running properly this caused my suction line to freeze up.



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