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The Story of Engineer Willis Carrier and the Creation of Air Conditioning | The Short Sleeve and Tie Club

Most of us can’t even begin to imagine a life without air conditioning or some type of temperature control. Nearly every environment of our daily lives is thermally altered using an air conditioner to heat or cool the space – but this wasn’t always the case. Before the early 1900s, homes were built to be more resistant to temperature changes. That meant thicker walls, different designs, and different building materials. Certain places on earth also weren’t inhabited to the extent that they currently are. Life before air conditioners was hot…Learn More…

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