Split System Air Conditioning near St Andrews
Choosing the right cooling system for your St Andrews house or commercial application is a critical decision. Factors such as the space being cooled, ceiling height and which way your windows face should be considered when installing your cooling unit.
Once the system has been sized correctly and installed it will provide the comfort and protection from the elements you need.
Our WRAPS selection process allows us to match you with the best air conditioner for your specific needs – taking into account both your budget and space.
Inverter Technology For Cooling
There are 2 types of air conditioning units, conventional units which operate the compressor at one constant speed switching on and off depending on the temperature setting. This is referred to as stop-start principle.
The other type of air conditioner uses inverter technology that doesn’t stop, but instead varies the amount of output it produces. This highly efficient technology can allow you to save 30-50% on electricity. These units also reach the desired temperature quicker and maintain it with minimal fluctuations.
Inverters are also able to operate at more extreme temperatures, and thus can be the only choice in some environments.
Split Systems Reverse Cycle Air Conditioners
Split system reverse cycle air conditioners have an outdoor condenser connected to an indoor unit that disburses the air in the zone it is positioned in. Connecting the two units is refrigerant pipe / electrical cabling and condensate drain. Outdoor units depending on the size of the condenser can be compact, quiet and depending on the model, can be located anywhere from 15m to 100m of the indoor unit thus allowing to make them almost invisible.
Split system air conditioner units are super economical and quiet. The indoor unit style can vary, either mounted on the wall / floor / within the ceiling [ducted], under ceiling mounted [cassette]. These units have automated controls which be primied to operate within specific ranges. Split systems are ideal for those wanting to air condition one room, the whole home or zone the home to maximize efficiency.
Wall Mounted Splits in St Andrews
Wall mounted units are designed to cool the room they are installed within. Coming in many differing styles and designs, they are an economical form of maintaining comfort within a zone. They also have air filtering capabilities, able to remove alergens, bacteria and even odours. Maintenance of an air-conditioner is required depending on the amount of use. Cleaning the filters should become a monthly habit to ensure the efficiency is not affected and ensure your 5 year manufactures warranty.
Ranging in capacity from 2kw through to 10kw, allowing the smallest bedroom to the largest living areas to be comfortable. The latest Mitsubishi Heavy Industries SRK92ZMA-S model was Choice Magazine [May 2014] recommended as the most efficient model on the market.
Multi Split Systems in St Andrews
Multi split systems are a great option where there is limited space around the St Andrews property to place a number of units or there is no room for duct work for a ducted air conditioning system and like the standard split system works well for cooling.
A Multi System consists of one outdoor unit connected to a number of indoor units strategically placed in the planned zones. A multi-split system allows individual control of the air conditioning in each zone however each indoor unit must be set in the same mode.
The units are all wired and connected the same as a single split system but just with a few more indoor units connected.