Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Window Air Conditioner Power - Do you have it?

Most of us refer to the image above as a "three prong" outlet. The technical term is a 110 volt outlet and it is found in most residences.

This is particularly important for your air conditioner purchase. Larger air conditioner units, require a 220 volt outlets. They look like the following:

We've seen instances where a customer ordered an air conditioner, and once they open the box, they realize that they don't have the proper outlet. Usually resulting in frustration, because they have to ask an electrician to wire a 220v outlet and this isn't always possible!

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for sharing this article explaining if you have window air conditioner power. I have been looking at different window air conditioner units online trying to figure out which one is the best for me. I didn't think about this factor, so you have definitely helped educate me. Thanks again for sharing!