What Are The Ideal Air Conditioning Settings For Winter?

Reverse cycle air conditioning is an effective way to heat your home in winter and when used with the right settings it can be more economical than you might think. Whether you’re looking to reduce your heating costs, maximise your comfort, or both, understanding how to get the most out of your air conditioning unit … Continue reading “What Are The Ideal Air Conditioning Settings For Winter?”

Warm Up in Style With a Gas Log Fireplace

If you love the atmosphere of a fireplace but don’t want to deal with the maintenance and clean up, a gas log fire could be the ideal solution. Not only do gas log fires offer the ambiance of a real fire, they’re also highly efficient at heating your home and very easy to operate and maintain.

If you love the atmosphere of a fireplace but don’t want to deal with the maintenance and clean up, a gas log fire could be the ideal solution. Not only do gas log fires offer the ambiance of a real fire, they’re also highly efficient at heating your home and very easy to operate and maintain.

How to Read a Smart Meter With Solar Power

Smart meters are becoming standard across Australia, with some states such as Victoria already completely switched over. But is it a smart move? And if you’ve got a new smart meter, how do you access and make the most of the metering data? In this article, we take a closer look at what smart meters … Continue reading “How to Read a Smart Meter With Solar Power”

How is Solar Power Better Than Using Fossil Fuels?

Fossil fuels have been the primary source of energy in Australia for a long time. More recently, the number of people who are installing solar panels on their homes is increasing significantly. Most of us know about the harmful environmental impact of fossil fuels, but how is solar power better than fossil fuels? Let’s take a closer look at the two energy sources and compare their pros and cons.

Fossil fuels have been the primary source of energy in Australia for a long time. More recently, the number of people who are installing solar panels on their homes is increasing significantly. Most of us know about the harmful environmental impact of fossil fuels, but how is solar power better than fossil fuels? Let’s take a closer look at the two energy sources and compare their pros and cons.

How To Efficiently Run Air Conditioning At Home

We rely on our air conditioners to keep as cool and comfortable throughout summer, but they aren’t always cheap to run. In fact, heating and cooling are two of the biggest energy costs for Australian households.  The good news is that there are many ways to more efficiently run air conditioning. Many of these are … Continue reading “How To Efficiently Run Air Conditioning At Home”

Can I Install Solar Panels In My Apartment?

Many houses across Perth enjoy the benefits of solar power, but what about if you live in an apartment? Unfortunately, solar power is not as straightforward for apartment blocks and other strata properties as it is for standalone homes. But there’s good news too. Thanks to developments in technology and innovative solutions from solar companies, … Continue reading “Can I Install Solar Panels In My Apartment?”

10 Tips for getting the most out of your Air Conditioner

Obviously, there are different types of systems and you will get different results depending on the type of air conditioner you have. Fans aren’t air conditioners, but they can provide a small amount of relief on a hot day. The next step up is a split system air conditioning system. These are usually wall mounted … Continue reading “10 Tips for getting the most out of your Air Conditioner”

Tips on Solar Power Installation & Repairs

Solar panels produce energy from UV rays with hotter days usually producing more sunshine and longer days for the panels to convert into electricity. Many customers are not aware that too much heat on the solar panel can have a negative effect on power production. This is actually true for most electrical devices. This is … Continue reading “Tips on Solar Power Installation & Repairs”

Why do Air Conditioner Installers need to be ‘Licenced’?

In Australia, it is illegal to have a refrigerated air conditioning system installed by an unlicensed installer. Licensed installers must complete work to the current legal standards. This means that they have to install the system correctly. Anyone wanting to install, service or repair a refrigerated air conditioning system (or any other piece of refrigeration … Continue reading “Why do Air Conditioner Installers need to be ‘Licenced’?”