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Old 05-27-2008, 06:29 PM  
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I have a small ranch house. The kitchen/dining room has one window above the sink and a sliding glass door. The living room has a large bow window and the front door. I have a spare bedroom with two windows and the master bedroom has a single window. Would it be possible to put in a large AC in my bedroom to cool my entire house? If not what other options would I have? Thanks.


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Hi,

HVAC forum might be better for install and sizing tips...
http://www.houserepairtalk.com/forumdisplay.php?f=8

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Would it be possible to put in a large AC in my bedroom to cool my entire house?
Not -normally- as cold air hates to go around corners.....even with fans.

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might be possible, My dad's old 2 story farm house used to be cooled using 2 window air conditioners. We had one out in the hallway upstairs and one in the dining room downstairs. It kept the house pretty cool.
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Whoops didn't notice the HVAC forum, can a moderator move this? Sorry about that.
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We had one out in the hallway upstairs
A common area to some rooms is seen working ok....cooling one room and trying to cool other rooms often doesn't....JMO!

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