FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is Air Conditioning?
What are the benefits of Air Conditioning?
Where can I use Air conditioning?
Are Air Conditioning units noisy?
Can an Air Conditioning unit heat as well as cool?
How do I know what type and size of Air Conditioning unit I need?
Are Air Conditioning units big and ugly?
How long does the installation take?
Do Air Conditioning units need servicing?

What is Air Conditioning?

Air Conditioning is usually referred to as the cooling and dehumidification of air for thermal comfort, however it also covers the heating, ventilation and cleaning of air to provide a comfortable environment.

What are the benefits of Air Conditioning?

There are many benefits of Air Conditioning. By creating a controlled environment with respect to air movement, humidity and temperature, the user can maximise their own comfort.

Some examples of how Air Conditioning can benefit would include:

When used in bedrooms, Air Conditioning will aid a good nights sleep.

Conservatory heat can be controlled, therefore enabling the space to be enjoyed more in both the summer and winter.

Keeping a comfortable temperature within offices helps staff to be more productive.

Customers are more likely to shop longer in retail outlets with Air Conditioning.

Where can I use Air conditioning?

Air Conditioning can be used anywhere there is a requirement for thermal comfort. Examples would include; bedrooms, living rooms, conservatories, offices and shops.

Are Air Conditioning units noisy?

Modern Air Conditioning systems are very quiet and additionally have a number of control options including fan speeds which when set to low, further decrease any sound that is omitted.   

Can an Air Conditioning unit heat as well as cool?

Yes, most modern units offer both heating and cooling Air Conditioning.

How do I know what type and size of Air Conditioning unit I need?

The type of unit you require is directly related to the size and use of the room in which you wish to use the Air Conditioning. Through our free, no obligation site survey, we can advise you as to the best options available for the area being considered of Air Conditioning.

Are Air Conditioning units big and ugly?

Modern Air Conditioning units are smaller and slimmer and with their choice of colours can be fitted discretely in most rooms. The external unit can also be hidden behind concealed housing which can then be painted to fit into their environment.

How long does the installation take?
Most standard installations take between ½ day and 2 days depending on the number of units to be installed, access and the required location of the external units.
Do Air Conditioning units need servicing?

Yes. Like any mechanical product it is advised that the units are serviced annually to ensure longer life spans.