You’ve invested in a window air conditioner to keep your room or apartment cool throughout the summer. So, what do you do now? It’s time to put it in place! Fortunately, it just takes a few minutes, and you’ll be back to normal in no time. Follow our step-by-step instructions to make the process of installing your new system as simple as possible.
1 Take your air conditioner out of the room and locate the centre of your window
Remove all of the pieces from your box to ensure that all of the components were received. Measure the width of your window and draw a pencil line across the middle of it. Making a mark on the window will make installation simpler and guarantee that the side panels are equally distributed on both sides of the window frame.
2. To open and prepare your window
Open your window a crack. If the manufacturer has supplied a weatherstrip, attach it as soon as possible. Using these strips, you may assist prevent any air from passing through small gaps and safeguard your window from harm while you’re installing or removing your air conditioning unit.
3. Attach the Side Panels
Panels are positioned on your unit by sliding them into the proper location. Slide them all the way in, and then use the supplied screws to attach the adjustable panels into your window air conditioner.
4. Place your air conditioner in the window
Pick up your air conditioner and place it in the middle of your window. Once you’ve done so, firmly shut your window on top of the air conditioner; there should be a location where the window slips into place smoothly.
5. Installing L Brackets
Attach the L bracket to the top of the opening window by screwing them in place. As a result, the window cannot be pushed up, which is the primary source of worry when window air conditioners are installed.
It is important to remember that these guidelines are generic and your particular window AC may have somewhat different installation instructions and repair services.