Throughout any given year the amount of sunlight that beams down onto the roof of a typical residential home can provide heat and electricity for that home (and likely a few of its neighbours) over the same time period. Developments in solar energy collection are, at a minimum, allowing home owners to significantly reduce their reliance on local electricity and natural gas providers, and in turn greatly reducing their energy bills.
30 August 2017
If you run your own company or have the duties of top management in a big corporate setting, you recognise the significance of employee satisfaction and productivity. With the scorching days of summer and biting cold of winter, what does this mean for commercial enterprises? Do the weather fluctuations equate to employee discomfort and thus a plummet in their overall productivity? The installation and regular maintenance of commercial air conditioning units can go a long way.
30 August 2017
Have you just bought an older home whose electrical system may not be sufficient for your needs? Read on and discover some of the circumstances under which you may simply expand that system without incurring the cost of replacing the entire electrical system. Extra Space in the Panel Fuse boxes or service panels normally have some extra space for additional circuits at the time they are installed. That extra space is intended to cater for any future needs when the electrical requirements of the building occupants change.
29 August 2017
Getting your home ready for the winter usually involves a few strategies, including caulking, covering air conditioners, insulating and cleaning out the gutters. It might also involve an inspection of your heating unit, getting out a few extra blankets and buying a box of cocoa. However, there are some things you should never do when you are preparing your home for the cold months of winter. Service your HVAC
16 August 2017
Long gone are the days when air conditioning service used to be considered a luxury feature in a building. These days, almost every home and commercial building in Australia is equipped with an air conditioning system to help cool indoor temperatures during hot sunny days. And, for those who require both cooling and heating service, there are reverse-cycle air conditioners. But air conditioning service does not come free of charge. Aside from the initial cost incurred when installing air conditioning equipment, users of air conditioners also have to pay for electricity bills incurred monthly due to operation of the equipment.
15 August 2017
The air conditioning system in your home forms the front line of defence against the intense of an Australian summer. To prevent your air con system from failing it is vital that you keep it in good condition. As well as maintaining the mechanical parts of the system it is also important that your ducted air conditioning system is properly cleaned. Below is a guide to benefits of having your ducted air conditioning system professionally cleaned.
9 August 2017
As a homeowner, you can typically perform some general maintenance of your air conditioner on your own; this might include opening up the screen on the top and cleaning the fan blades and inside of the grill, cleaning outside the grill, and other such minor tasks. However, there are some repairs to an air conditioner that are always best left to a professional, no matter how "handy" you think you are with appliances, and no matter the number of instructional videos you might watch online!
4 August 2017