Project Guide

Installing an Evaporative Cooler

1
INSTALL HANGER AND SUPPORT
Install hanger support - Installing Evaporative Cooler
  • Mount the support hangers then assemble and install the support brackets following the manufacturer instructions. 
  • Build up the outside windowsill if needed to support the cool-air vent that goes through the window.
2
INSTALL THE COOLER
Install cooler - Installing Evaporative Cooler
  • Place the cooler in the window, resting the vent on the support assembly.
  • Attach the cooler to the brackets as directed by the manufacturer’s instructions.
3
RUN WATER LINE TO THE COOLER
Run water line cooler - Installing Evaporative Cooler
  • Tap into the water line and run a water supply line to the cooler. 
  • Install a cut off valve that you can easily drain in the winter. 
  • Attach a hose to the overflow drain line of the cooler and run the hose on the ground, well away from the foundation.
4
TURN ON THE COOLER
Turn on cooler - Installing Evaporative Cooler
  • Attach the air vent to the front of the cooler. 
  • Plug the power cord into any grounded 120-volt circuit inside the house.