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Pooling Water In Your Air Conditioner: What Causes It And How A Plumber Can Help

Posted by on Sep 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Pooling Water In Your Air Conditioner: What Causes It And How A Plumber Can Help

Window air conditioners are supposed to be installed at a slight angle in your windows. This allows the little drainage hole at the bottom to release rain water that falls through the part of the air conditioner that hangs outside the window. If water begins to pool inside the air conditioner, you can hire a plumber to help fix the problem. Here is how that works. Evaporator Leaks The evaporator inside older window A/C units often develops a leak. When that happens, not all of the condensation that heads into the evaporator gets to where it is supposed to go. It then pools in the bottom of the air conditioner and leads to puddles coming forward and sputtering and spitting out the front vent of the unit. Pretty soon you have a very wet floor in front of the...

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