Most room air conditioners are designed to fit double-hung windows. The lower sash that pushes up from the bottom creates the gap where the air conditioner sits. Measuring the open window's width and height is necessary ... More »

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To install a window air conditioner, open the sash fully, slide the unit into place and close the sash. Extend the unit's curtain and use screws to secure the sash to the unit and hold them in place. Plug the unit into a... More »

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Window measurements should be taken before buying the air conditioner, and when installing the air conditioner, it might be necessary to remove the window so the unit can fit. After the unit is in place, all air leaks sh... More »

The best brands of air conditioners are Hitachi, LG, Carrier and Samsung, according to a 2013 review by Before Its News. Listcrux affirms the dominance and staying power of these four brands by listing them in their top ... More »

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Pictures for different types of air conditioners can be found on the websites of major department stores, such as Sears, Lowes, Home Depot and Croma. Pictures can also be found in appliance buying guides on websites such... More »

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The different types of air conditioners include window air conditioners, portable air conditioners, split or ductless air conditioners, tower air conditioners, and central air conditioners. Air conditioners are installed... More »

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There are several types of air conditioners, including self-contained window units, portable air conditioners with window exhaust kits, split central air conditioning systems and split ductless air conditioners. In addit... More »