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3 benefits of installing a central air conditioning unit

Person Installing Air Conditioning Unit

If you are like most homeowners, you depend on your air conditioner during the hot summer months. Although there was likely a time where it was more convenient for you to own and install a window unit, these days it is more and more common for people to have central air conditioning units installed. Having this major appliance attached certainly has many benefits, and can even be operated without you having to break the bank.

Here are a few of the advantages of a central air conditioning unit:

  • Filtration systems: Unlike a window unit, the central AC is able to filter out pollutants in the outside air, keeping them out of your home. So not only will the air in your house be cooler, it will also be healthier to breathe in.
  • Lower maintenance: A high-quality machine is designed to last at least a decade, so you will not have to worry about replacing it constantly. It will need some basic upkeep and cleaning, but otherwise will be much easier to maintain than the old window AC.
  • Total temperature control: The biggest benefit of owning an AC that goes to your entire home is being able to control the temperature of the whole space. With window units, the cool air and relief from the summer heat is pretty much relegated to the room that it is in, whereas you can cool down any part of the house with the touch of the thermostat.

If you are a Virginia resident looking for Arlington air conditioning repair or installation services, schedule an appointment today with John C. Flood.