Portable air conditioner systems have become quite popular in recent years and there are several companies offering state of the art portable air conditioner units. A portable air conditioner unit is a self sustained compact machine which can be placed anywhere in the room that needs to be cooled. The portable air conditioner machine comes with a vent outlet system for throwing out the hot air emitted by the air conditioner and is designed to be placed vertically in any area of the room as a standalone unit.
Portable air conditioners have caught the fancy of the consumer as it is extremely mobile and can be stored away when not in use. Further it does not require complex installation systems and is easy on the electric bill. However the drawback of a portable air conditioner is that it cannot cool to the extent a convention window or split unit, however, it is very useful for cooling small rooms and also areas which do not have any windows or basements where it is not possible to install an air conditioner at times. The biggest use of a portable air conditioner is to cool areas where the central air conditioning is not available within the premises.
Portable air conditioners are cost effective and overall help in saving money. They are less expensive than traditional air conditioners. Further there is no investment in installation costs, which are high in case of split air conditioners. Also they occupy only a small corner in the room and can be shifted from one room to another if desired. Portable air conditioners are extremely useful in cooling immediate close areas in proximity to the air conditioner and also work as a dehumidifier, helping keep the room air dehumidified, filtered and clean. Depending on the application and requirement portable air conditioners are a great buy which will cool your places for years to come.