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A Brief History of Air Conditioning

Posted on: September 11th, 2019 by AC Direct

Before the air conditioning units that we know of today there were several other developments, including the invention of machines that could artificially manufacture ice, and research into the principles of the absorption type of refrigeration. In the latest post from Air Conditioning Direct, we take a look at the history of air conditioning and […]

My Air Conditioning isn’t Blowing Cool Air

Posted on: August 13th, 2019 by AC Direct

Improperly maintained air conditioning systems can begin presenting issues that mean the system isn’t fit for purpose. In the height of summer, a malfunctioning air conditioning system is the last thing you want to deal with. In our latest blog post, we’ll be discussing some of the common reasons why your air conditioning system may […]

Can I Sleep With Air Conditioning on?

Posted on: July 18th, 2019 by AC Direct

Whilst it may be technically safe to sleep with your air conditioning left on all night, there are a few things you should know and consider before doing so. The summertime is here and the nights can become extremely sticky. The rise in temperature can make it difficult to sleep, but is it safe to […]

Energy Efficiency: Should I Leave the Air Conditioning on all Day?

Posted on: June 17th, 2019 by AC Direct

Many establishments including care homes, schools, doctors surgeries and workplaces require the use of air conditioning to ensure a comfortable environment for their visitors and patients all year round. However, the use of air conditioning systems can drive your energy bills up if they aren’t used efficiently. There are many steps you can take to […]

A Brief History of Solar Panels

Posted on: April 12th, 2019 by AC Direct

  It was back in 1839 when Alexandre Edmond Becquerel discovered the photovoltaic effect, explaining how electricity could be generated from sunlight. Since this discovery, more information has surfaced to bring us to where we are today. In the latest post from Air Conditioning Direct, we discuss a brief history of solar panels to shed […]

Different Types of Commercial Air Conditioning Systems

Posted on: March 14th, 2019 by AC Direct

Air conditioning is used in a wide variety of commercial spaces to keep the temperature stable and the environment comfortable to be in. There are various types of air conditioning units that can be used in commercial spaces and our latest blog post discusses these and their benefits in further detail. Split System Air Conditioning […]

Heat Pumps: Frequently Asked Questions

Posted on: January 15th, 2019 by AC Direct

Heat pumps are a sustainable way to heat your property. Depending on the type of heat pump you invest in, they will work in slightly different ways. In the latest post from Air Conditioning Direct, we take a look a more in-depth look at heat pumps and the frequently asked questions surrounding them Heat pumps […]

Working with an Accredited Company

Posted on: December 10th, 2018 by AC Direct

Here at AC Direct, we have been professionally installing air conditioning units, heat pumps and solar panels on both domestic and commercial buildings for many years. We have held multiple accreditations for many years which have recently been renewed due to our commitment to high standards and safety. CHAS Accreditation For the 5th year running, […]

Air Conditioning and Health Benefits

Posted on: November 16th, 2018 by AC Direct

Air conditioning can be beneficial in a wide variety of environments. In the latest post by Air Conditioning Direct, we discuss the health benefits concerning air conditioning and why it can make a beneficial addition to your residential or commercial environment. Respiratory Conditions Respiratory conditions such as asthma may be relieved by a well-maintained air […]

Air Conditioning in Schools

Posted on: October 9th, 2018 by AC Direct

Schools are busy environments, with hundreds or sometimes thousands of pupils attending and a hive of activity breaking out between classes. Consequently, appropriate ventilation becomes highly important in order to maintain a comfortable environment. In the latest post from AC Direct, we take a look at the importance of air conditioning in schools. Productivity We’ve […]



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