If you are planning to spend the summer in a city that gets very hot, you will be hoping you can find an apartment that has air conditioning. The problem is that many of the smaller units you would rent for yourself may not have any air conditioning vents or window units. You may be wondering how you will stay comfortable this summer.
Keeping Cool in the Heat
One of the best ways to stay cool is to ensure you are investing in comfortable bedding. If you will be working hard all summer, you need good sleep. Ensure your sheets are a material that stays cool and does not make you feel even hotter.
It is also helpful to keep your window open when the temperature drops close to or lower than 80 degrees F at night. At that stage the wind and general cool weather outside will also help to keep your room a little cooler.
Investing in a Fan
There are several types of fans you can get if you are renting a room for a few months. You could go for desk fans or stand fans, and they do a fairly good job.
The problem is those fans do not keep the entire room comfortable. The best way to do that is by investing in a ceiling fan.
These fans are usually very affordable and they are easy to install. The unit you are living in should have a hook up for a ceiling fan, so you can probably complete the installation in an hour.
There will be nights where it becomes too unpleasant to come home, relax and unwind for a few hours before bed. In those instances, it may be a good idea to go outside! Find a place that is air conditioned like a library and stay there.
If you want to stay cool most nights of the coming summer, it is a good idea to invest in a fan.