Step 1: Measure the Square Footage
Determine the square footage by multiplying the length of the room by the width of the room.
ROOM LENGTH: _______
ROOM WIDTH: ________
SQ. FOOTAGE: ________
Measure the height and width of the window opening. Make sure that your window opening will accommodate the air conditioner that you have selected.
Window Opening Height:
Window Opening Width:
Determine the type of outlet you have in the room. Use the images to the right for reference. Make sure the plug type for the unit that you select corresponds to the type of outlet you have in your home.
Use the square footage measurements that you calculated in Step 1 to choose the correct BTU for your room. Refer to the chart on the right.
Also consider these tips to select the correct BTUs for your room:
You may want to step up to the next BTU size if you are using the unit in great rooms, rooms that receive southern or western sun exposure or rooms with poor insulation. In this case, model LRA0876AT7 (8,000 BTUs) would be an option.
However, if the BTUs are too high for the size of your room the unit will not be able to effectively or efficiently cool the room. Consider the smaller unit in this case, model LRA050XT7 (5,000 BTUs).
Allows you to precisely control the temperature and fan speed from across the room.
Keeps things cool on your schedule.
The unit operates at a low voltage — conserving energy and saving you money.
Quiet operation keeps you cool without keeping you awake. Plus, Sleep Mode gradually increases room temperature after being activated, saving energy and money.
Our anti-microbial filter cleans the air, removing harmful bacteria. The filter removes easily by pulling on the tab located on the side of the unit. The filter light illuminates to remind you to check the filter.
When selected, this function will maintain the preset room temperature automatically, so you will remain comfortable at all times.
Easily select options with the touch of a button.
Features three different fan speeds, for more cooling flexibility and 8-way air direction control to help get air to all areas of the room.