Portable Swamp What?
If you live in a dry climate — especially in the West and Southwest — air conditioning isn't your only option for keeping a room cool. A portable evaporative cooler (aka "swamp" cooler) does basically the same job as a window or portable AC unit, but at a fraction of the cost. With summer upon us, we took a look at what pros recommend and what shoppers are buying, plus tips for how to get the most out of a fancy new swamp cooler.
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