Jim's Air Conditioning
phone
Jim's Air Conditioning Banner Image
Evaporative Cooling

Evaporative Cooling

Your evaporative cooler experts are here!

Look no further than Jim's Air Conditioning for all of your evaporative air conditioning services. We provide high quality services including same day repairs and prompt installation. You can count on Jim's for an efficient cooling service.
Jim's Air Conditioning van
  • 24/7 Service
  • Aircon Service Within 1hr*
  • Local Technicians Available Now
  • $0 Interest Free Options**
  • Fixed Price Guarantee
BOOK ONLINE

Your evaporative cooler experts are here!

Look no further than Jim's Air Conditioning for all of your evaporative air conditioning services. We provide high quality services including same day repairs and prompt installation. You can count on Jim's for an efficient cooling service.

Choose Jim's For Your Evaporative Air Conditioner

We all want to enjoy efficient home cooling. You don't want to sit there feeling like a roast chook in the oven on a summer day, right? That's why Jim's Air Conditioning is proud to deliver a range of evaporative cooling services for customers across Australia!

We're open 24 hours, 7 days per week. And just like all evaporative coolers, we're running at high efficiency. That means you can call on our local air conditioning technicians for after hours and public holiday jobs. There's no additional charge for after hours cooling services, either.

Jim's Air Conditioning wants to be here for you. Our vans are fully stocked with all necessary tools and parts, too. So when your local technician arrives, they can get started straight away for same day repairs.

If you're looking for cooler ways to relax in summer, give us a call. Jim's Air Conditioning is here to deliver quality services across Australia. Repairs, maintenance or installation, we do it all.

interest free jims airconditioninterest free jims aircondition

Licensed Evaporative Cooling System Services

No matter the weather, you can call on Jim's for fast and reliable evaporative cooling services. Our fully licensed technicians are skilled professionals ready to take on your job.

Some of our most common evaporative air conditioning jobs include:

  • Seasonal maintenance
  • Replacing evaporative filter pads
  • Checking for water damage, rust and corrosion
  • Inspecting the cooler and ducts for vermin and mould
  • Disinfecting and deodorising the system
  • Replacing motor parts, including the fan or water pump
  • Fault finding and performance capability testing

Jim's Air Conditioning is also here to assist with any evaporative cooling winter shutdowns. We can also replace and install new units to ensure your home is cool for summer!

Contact us today to learn more, or to book a service. Our experienced AC technicians are ready to get down to business.

jims aircondition near mejims aircondition near me

Evaporative Cooling Basics

We know that not everyone is familiar with evaporative air conditioners. Many of us are used to refrigerated air conditioning, not the natural process of evaporation.

Essentially, the name speaks for itself. Evaporative air conditioning involves a roof-mounted cooling unit that draws in hot air from outside your home.

The warm air is filtered through moist cooling pads, triggering a continuous cycle of evaporation. Therefore, the cooled water transforms from a liquid to a gas, naturally cooling the external air that is being pushed through the system.

A fan then moves the freshly cooled air through a series of ducts in the roof. Vents release the cool air, giving you an efficient ducted air conditioner.

Evaporative coolers are suitable for most regions. Although, they don't perform as well in humid climates. Long spells of heat and humidity cause the filter pads to turn dank and mouldy. Otherwise, there are few reasons to not enjoy the perks of fresh, naturally chilled air.

Benefits of Evaporative Air Conditioning

If you're after cost effective cooling, evaporative air conditioning is one of the premium options. Less energy is used than a traditional refrigerated air con, while it's also more environmentally friendly.

Competitive installation costs and reduced energy usage also make this a great ducted option throughout Australia.

As the evaporative cooling system doesn't use as much electricity per hour, they're also economically friendly. An evaporative cooler does not use Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), which are harmful to the environment. Instead, the evaporation process ensures that your cooling system can maintain a comfortable temperature with no negative side effects.

For the health conscious or allergenic, evaporative air coolers are a healthier choice for your home. Unlike traditional air conditioning that uses recycled air, evaporative coolers give you fresh, clean, cool air. The circulated air from an evaporative is not dry like that of air conditioners. It won't irritate your eyes or leave you with dry, itchy skin.

As Australian summers continue to get hotter with heatwaves aplenty, an evaporative cooling system offers a competitive difference to traditional systems.

Evaporative Cooler Price

Jim's Air Conditioning is here to keep you cool. If you're wondering about the costs involved with evaporative cooling, you don't have to worry. All of our air conditioning services can be matched up with an interest free payment plan** for your peace of mind.

Absolutely no upfront deposit is required. You can see instant results with same day repairs or installation. Your payment is then spread out across numerous weekly or even fortnightly instalments. And the best part is you can stay in control and manage them every step of the way. You are in control of the price.

The interest free payment options** are a handy way to take care of emergency repairs to your evaporative unit. Even annual servicing or maintenance can be included! Whatever the task, Jim's Air Conditioning will look after your evaporative system with a trusted process.

To book a service, contact Jim's Air Conditioning today. We can often have a technician out on site inside an hour* or your call!

Also, check the list of all services we provide.

Evaporative Cooling FAQs

Get the lowdown on some of the most frequently asked evaporative air con questions.

The major difference between traditional air conditioning and evaporative air conditioning is the cooling method. Standard refrigerated systems use refrigerant and chemicals to cool or heat air to a set temperature. They often have reverse cycle capabilities, too, and can operate at both hot and cold temperatures. Meanwhile, evaporative units use moist cooling pads and warm external air to create a controlled evaporation. This cools down fresh air that is then pumped throughout the home. There is no unbuilt heating, although gas ducted heating systems can be installed alongside evaporative coolers.

Costs can vary depending on your circumstances. Ductwork will have to be installed inside the ceiling, and this may or may not be a straightforward task. Replacement costs can also vary. If existing ducts can be retained, you are only paying for the cost of a new unit (and associated work) rather than a full installation. To get a quote for your home cooling, call Jim's Air Conditioning or fill in an online booking form.

Although easy to use, evaporative cooling systems do require a few extra tricks to work at their most efficient. This includes leaving windows and doors open while the unit is running. This is because this system relies on moving internal warm air through open windows or doors. Naturally cooled outdoor air can then be brought in to replaces it. The entire process creates a natural sense of airflow, much like the external environment. It may feel like a strange thing to do in the current climate, however, there is no additional energy use. Your room remains fresh and cool.
Jims Available
1300 525 723

24HR AIR CON SERVICES

  • York

    York has earned an undeniable reputation as a leader in air quality solutions. Their reliable heating and cooling delivers comfort and peace of mind for families across Australia and the world.

  • Vulcan

    Vulcan offers a selection of products at an affordable price without skipping on the quality or performance. They are reliable and reputable, operating under the overall trademark of Rheem.

  • Toshiba

    Toshiba brought quality and efficiency together as the first company to introduce inverter technology. Toshiba has always stayed ahead of the curve with advanced mechanics.

  • Temperzone

    Temperzone has been a leading manufacturer, distributor and exporter of air conditioners in Australia since 1956. Based out of Sydney, they have worked tirelessly for more than half a century.

  • TECO

    TECO is engineered to perform, delivering market leading products in the heating and cooling industry as a quiet achiever. Their success is underpinned by a dedication to quality and reliability.

  • Stadt

    Australian owned and operated since the 1980s, Stadt offers ducted heating and cooling systems for all. Their exclusive dealer is the TCM Group who carries the torch of Stadt’s legacy.

  • Sharp

    A century long history of breakthroughs has seen Sharp grow into a worldwide leader in technological innovations. Their heating and air conditioning has followed that same innovative path.

  • Sanyo

    Founded in 1949, Sanyo remains as ambitious as ever. Their core assets are excellent human resources, superior technologies and first class service. This translates to high quality cooling.

  • NEC

    NEC is orchestrating a brighter world through heating and cooling. For over 50 years NEC has delivered world class technology to Australia, building on innovation and history.

  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

    For more than 130 years Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has delivered engineering excellence. This includes their award winning air conditioning and heating, perfect for Australian homes.

  • Kaden

    Kaden’s gas ducted heating and cooling, evaporative coolers and split systems provide year round Australian comfort. Benefit from natural cooling, flexible temperature control or effortless heating.

  • Carrier

    Carrier is a world leader in heating and air conditioning. The American based company has a history of innovation and success with their energy efficient, quiet and comforting products.

  • Brivis

    Brivis are Australian specialists in gas ducted heating, evaporative cooling and ducted air conditioning. Sleek designs are paired with the newest technology and high quality airflow.

  • Samsung

    Australians can enjoy the ultimate air conditioned comfort thanks to Samsung. The global giant specialises in reliable ducted cooling and split systems, proving they know more than just phones.

  • Rinnai

    Rinnai supplies environmentally friendly and highly efficient products so you can stay comfortable all year round. Their heating and cooling is instantly recognised and trustworthy.

  • Panasonic

    Panasonic delivers quality air for life. Since 1958, Panasonic has worked towards creating a comfortable and healthy living space. Their range is versatile, groundbreaking and energy efficient.

  • Mitsubishi Electric

    Mitsubishi Electric is an air conditioning leader with a proud history, aiming to make life more comfortable for everyone. They are committed to producing the best heating and cooling.

  • Midea

    Make yourself at home with Midea’s affordable and versatile air conditioners. For over 50 years Midea has developed a global reputation for creating good value for customers.

  • LG

    Take control of your home’s climate with LG! From split systems to ducted heating and cooling or multi head splits, you can enjoy it all. Add in LG’s latest voice control technology and life is good.

  • Lennox

    Four core principles of heritage, innovation, quality and choice makes Lennox unique. Lennox is a leader with a professional range of gas furnaces, inverter split systems and ducted systems.

  • Kelvinator

    Kelvinator is an iconic Australian brand, delivering performance and reliability for over 80 years. The Kelvinator name is synonymous with a heritage of durable and easy to use air conditioners.

  • Haier

    Thanks to Haier you’ll love being in the room you're in. Their reverse cycle units offer pure air quality and comfort in a quick and easy manner that can be controlled from everywhere.

  • Hitachi

    Hitachi creates harmonious spaces where people thrive through their premium air conditioning. Hitachi’s range of air conditioners are perfectly suited to all homes.

  • Fujitsu

    With a wide selection of split systems and ducted cooling, Fujitsu is shaping tomorrow with you. The global pioneers combine style and efficiency with high quality as Australia’s Favourite Air.

  • Coolair

    Coolair by Seeley International has over 30 years of design and manufacturing experience in Australia. They provide high performance evaporative cooling and low cost air conditioning.

  • Celair

    For over 40 years, Celair has kept Australians cool with smart and innovative ducted evaporative coolers. Enjoy reliable climate control with South Australian made air conditioning.

  • Breezair

    Breezair are leaders in Australia’s evaporative cooling industry. Their evaporative coolers are brimming with advanced inverter technology and revolutionary design, plus quiet, efficient performance.

  • Braemar

    Braemar is synonymous with quality evaporative cooling and gas ducted heating, offering reliability and comfort. Braemar pushes the boundary for innovation and energy efficiency.

  • Bonaire

    Bonaire has provided Australian homes with state of the art heating and cooling for over 60 years. Their modern, energy efficient range utilises advanced technology and user friendly systems.

  • ActronAir

    Actron Air offers flexible and economical air conditioning for single rooms, whole households or businesses. Home comfort is simple with ActronAir’s ducted systems and versatile range.