Summer Heat vs Ducted Reverse Cycle Aircon
The sweltering Melbourne summer is on its way, bringing with it an increased demand for powerful and efficient air conditioning.
If you don’t already have a system installed, now’s the time to look at your options.
One solution that’s on the top of everyone’s list is ducted reverse cycle air conditioning. Melbourne homes that incorporate a number of distinct living spaces within a home are ideal candidates for this type of system. In short, it offers climate control across the whole home, while providing the year-round convenience of both cooling and heating.
What is ducted reverse cycle air conditioning?
Ducted systems incorporate a central unit that’s typically installed in the roofspace of a house. This is connected to various parts of the living space through a series of ducts and vents. The system can be zoned to enable control over the settings in various rooms.
Reverse cycle systems provide both cooling and heating. This is done by reversing the flow of refrigerant within the system. In a ducted reverse cycle system, the air that is circulated through the ducts and vents is conditioned to the desired temperature using this mechanism.
Why ducted reverse cycle?
The key benefits of this type of system are simple:
Installation, servicing and repair
When considering a ducted air conditioning installation, cost and quality both need to be factored into your planning. It’s a significantly bigger job than installing a split system, but worth the investment – if you’re seeking climate control for your whole home, ducted reverse cycle is the most effective and efficient method.
Once you’ve made the investment, the best way to optimise its performance and extend its service life is by booking a regular ducted air conditioning service. Melbourne homes now prefer to use their reverse cycle systems year-round (for heating as well as cooling), so annual maintenance is key to avoiding unnecessary wear and tear to the system.
Ideal Air provides reverse cycle ducted air conditioning repairs, servicing and installation across Melbourne. We work with all major brands, including Braemar, Mitsubishi and Daikin ducted air conditioning systems.
To discuss your needs with our experienced team, give us a call today on 03 8548 1291 or fill in our easy contact form.