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Dual Hose vs Single Hose Portable Air Conditioners – What’s the Difference?

There are a lot of key differences between dual and single-hose ACs, but which is better depends on your setup and needs. In this guide, we take a deep dive into dual hose vs single hose portable air conditioners to help you decide which is more energy efficient and effective for your situation.

a technician inspecting a dual inverter air conditioner

What is a Dual Inverter Air Conditioner?

Dual inverter air conditioners have some important benefits over standard inverter units. But they also have some notable drawbacks. In this article, we look at what a dual inverter AC is and the pros and cons of getting one.

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The 6 Best Battery Powered Air Conditioner Units

If you’re on the move in the summer, having a battery-powered air conditioner can be a lifesaver. Here, we look at the best battery-powered ACs for camping, outdoor entertaining, and more.

hOmeLabs 14,000 BTU portable air conditioner and its inclusions

hOmeLabs 14000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner Review – A Hands-on Test

The hOmeLabs 14000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner has 5 operating modes, a built-in dehumidifier, and covers up to 600 square feet. For cooling down large rooms without breaking the bank, this AC is a great option, but is it the right one for you? Find out by reading our full hands-on product review.

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What is BTU? Understanding British Thermal Units

BTU is a common specification listed on heaters and air conditions, but what is BTU? Get that answer and everything else you need to know about energy and heat with respect to these units, right here.

How To Calculate The Air Conditioner Size For Your House

Air Conditioner Unit Size Calculator

Stop guessing what air conditioner size you should have in your home. Use Essential Home and Garden’s free aircon conditioner size calculator to have at least some knowledge of what you need. Access the calculator here.