What is the best air conditioners on the market?
The higher the seer – the more efficient the unit, however it also means a much higher price tag. Since central air conditioners are only used for a few months a year in Canada you won't operate the unit long enough to recover your investment if you go with the top of the line highest seer rating.
SIZE MAKES A DIFFERENCE!!
It runs continuously (using too much electricity) and your house never feels comfortable on really hot days.
If the unit is too large, it will run on short cycles but you need the air conditioner to run long enough to dehumidify the air before the thermostat trips it off due to temperature. You home will feel sticky and way too humid just like a fridge if the air conditioner is too large.
This is the most common cause of problems, when customers go with the cheapest AC installers who really didn’t understand the technology they are installing and thus:
When shopping around for the best air conditioner, go with a licensed certified expert who guarantees their work.