With temperatures expected to strike the mid 90s as the state’s heatwave continues through the weekend, Mainers are heading to be hunting for means to maintain great.
Powerful heat is a lot more than a minimal discomfort for folks and animals — conditions like warmth exhaustion, warmth stroke and dehydration are really serious professional medical challenges. Remaining out of the heat can be a problem and managing a standard commercial air conditioning device can be highly-priced and a drain on the electric power grid.
Below are 4 shorter videos that show how with some frequent goods like admirers, buckets, pipes, towels, ice and a tiny ingenuity, you can develop your own affordable air conditioner.
Just don’t neglect to drink loads of water although you delight in the great breeze.
The 5-gallon bucket strategy
The wet towel approach
The styrofoam cooler method
The ice bowl method
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