You can reuse water from the air conditioning?

You can reuse water from the air conditioning?

When good weather arrives and the temperatures go up, we begin to use our air conditioners. These devices generate water… do not waste it, use it!

Reuse water from the air conditioning

Most common air conditioning devices generate water by condensation.

Then, this water generated by our air conditioner can be used in several household tasks that will be described later.

 But first, we will show an idea to reuse this water in a easier and more comfortable way.

Normally, we accumulate water in buckets or bottles, but if we replace those containers for more practical devices with a taps installed we will have a much better way of recycling the water.

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There are many sizes and shapes of these containers we just have to acquire the best one that fits our needs.

We only need to consider a few aspects:

  1. Do not place the container on the ground. Leave it at a height comfortable enough to use the tap and to fill a bottle or bucket.
  2. Keep it out of direct sunlight and covered if possible.

 Now, let’s see what you can do with this water.

 First of all, we must make it perfectly clear that water generated by air conditioning IS NOT SUITABLE for consumption, but that does not mean we should discard it. 

  • It is perfect for ironing.

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  • You can use it for general cleaning on floors or windows and you can even use it for the car window screen washer as it contains no minerTo water the plants it is NOT adequate by itself, but you can add nutritients sold in garden centers. This will allow you to water your plants in the home.

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  • To water the plants it is NOT adequate by itself, but you can add nutritients sold in garden centers. This will allow you to water your plants in the homDo not forget either, that in extreme cases with a lack of water you can use the water for toilet flushing.Do not forget either, that in extreme cases with a lack of water you can use the water for toilet flushing.

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  • Do not forget either, that in extreme cases with a lack of water you can use the water for toilet flushing. 

All these tips will help us reduce water consumption and bring down costs. Do not forget all these tips will help the enviroment as well making you a greener user of this scarce resource. 

When good weather arrives and the temperatures go up, we begin to use our air conditioners. These devices generate water… do not waste it, use it!