Air Conditioner Purchasing Guide
Buying an Air Conditioner, made easy….
Are you currently renting?
If you live in rented accommodation you might consider other kinds of air conditioning that doesn?t need installation such as fans, or a portable air conditioner.
What size is the space you are trying to heat or cool?
Think about the size of the space you are trying to cool or heat before purchasing an AC system. Mismatching the space to the air conditioning unit will leave you feeling unsatisfied and could mean wasted energy. Check out our Starpower Electricians Air Conditioning for Dummies chart
Will you be needing cooling in the summer and heating in the winter time?
If you need to cool your home in the summer and heat it in the winter then consider a reverse cycle air conditioning system for year round climate control.
Learn about Air Conditioning
Let us help you learn about the common air conditioning terms you will come across, we will shine some Starpower lights and tell you what they all mean!
Efficiency and Capacity
Which Air Conditioner Size is best for your room size?
Rest at ease, we’re here to help you choose the right air conditioner size to fit your room size. If an air conditioner is too small for a large room, then you risk over working your air conditioner and it will never quite be able to keep up with the cooling/ heating job you’re asking it to do and you’ll be left feeling unsatisfied. The same goes the other way around, if you place a larger air conditioner in a smaller room, then it’s simply overkill, you’ll be running up your energy costs unnecessarily, no one likes wasted energy. So we’ve come up with this little chart “air conditioning for dummies,” it’ll give you a bit of a starting point.
Before checking out our chart, you should know that there are many other factors that come into play when choosing the right air conditioner for your office room or home room, consider;
Air Conditioning for Dummies chart
Starpower Electricians Airconditioning for dummies chart is an approximation of required cooling and heating capacities for different room sizes.
3.0m x 3.0m = 9m2
5.0m x 5.0m = 25m2
5.5m x 5.5m = 30m2
6.3m x 6.3m = 40m2
6.7m x 6.7m = 45m2
7.1m x 7.1m = 50m2
7.7m x 7.7m = 55m2
Why we love Split System Air Conditioning!
There are so many good things to mention when it comes to Split System Air Conditioning / Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning which ever you like to call it. They’re truly something we, team at Starpower Electricians get excited about!