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Refrigerated Air vs. Evaporative Air Coolers

By diazservice30317722, Sep 12 2017 07:12PM

When it comes to air conditioners, you have options. The two most common are refrigerated air conditioners and evaporative air coolers, but which one is right for you? Well, there are some key differences you should know so you can make a more informed decision. And when you’re ready to buy a new air conditioner, Diaz Services can help.

Refrigerated Air

The primary difference between a refrigerated air conditioning unit and an evaporative cooler is that refrigerated air uses a refrigerant called Freon, a chemical that changes warm air into cool air. Refrigerated air units work better in humid climates and are good for the environment because they require less energy.

Evaporative Cooler

Evaporative coolers work by using moisture to turn warm air into cool air. They are made with pads that, when wet, are able to cool the air. Evaporative coolers are energy efficient because they reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the air. They’re relatively easy to install and maintain and are also rather inexpensive. With an evaporative cooler, you can keep your doors and windows open while the air conditioner is running and you don’t have to worry about the unit making loud noises while it is on.

By installing an evaporative cooler in your home, you ensure that you are breathing clean air since the air is filtered before it enters your home. Evaporative coolers work best in hot and dry climates, making El Paso a great place to own one.

Which One Should I Get?

Both refrigerated air conditioners and evaporative coolers get the job done, so your best bet is to get the one that works best for you. If you live in the El Paso area, either will work for you, but if you live in a humid climate, refrigerated air is your best choice.

Evaporative Coolers in El Paso

If you do live in El Paso, either one of these options will work great. Evaporative coolers can save you money and energy every year, require little maintenance, and are easy to install and repair. They can provide you with a cooler summer year after year.

Call Diaz Services Today!

Whether you’re in the market for a new air conditioner or need to have one repaired or maintained, we can help! We have experience with both refrigerated air and evaporative air coolers. Call us today!

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