It can get hot in Australia during the summer. You want your family to stay cool and comfortable. If you own a business, it is important to keep your customers and employees comfortable. You may be concerned about cooling costs. If you have a tight budget, you will find that evaporative coolers are a great way to cool large rooms.


If you purchase an evaporative cooler, you can save money on the installation and on your electric bill. Evaporative coolers are inexpensive to install, and using an evaporative cooler can save you money on your electric bill. They use less electricity than air conditioners. An evaporative cooler uses electricity to run its fan. An air conditioner uses a fan and a compressor. Evaporative coolers also have fewer parts that could break and cost money to replace. You will appreciate this if you have a tight budget because you will not need to worry about having to pay for unexpected repairs.


Many evaporative coolers are simple machines with a fan and a water reservoir. The fan draws hot air in the room into the cooler. A pad inside the cooler absorbs water from the reservoir. The temperature in the cooler goes down, and the fan blows cool air into the room.

Many air conditioners blow cold air through vents. Sometimes the area immediately under the vent is too cold to be comfortable. This problem is eliminated with evaporative coolers because they do not blow air through vents.

Low Maintenance

Evaporative coolers do not require much maintenance. Air conditioners have filters that need to be cleaned regularly so they will operate at maximum efficiency. Evaporative coolers do not have filters. They require little maintenance because they only have a few parts.


Evaporative coolers do not have compressors. This makes them less noisy than air conditioners. If you are hosting a gathering in a large living room or dining room, you will appreciate the lack of noise. It makes it easier for people to hear each other. You will appreciate how quiet an evaporative cooler is if you are attending an event in a large auditorium. Evaporative coolers also work well during meetings in large conference rooms. If you run a business, your customers will appreciate having a quiet place to shop or eat. Customers in a shop are likely to stay longer and spend more money if they are in a pleasant environment. You will appreciate their increased spending if you are on a tight budget.