Why Installing Solar Panels Can Increase the Value of Your Home

Australian homeowners are recognising that solar power has the potential to significantly cut down energy costs and reap long term gains. In fact, there are now more than 3 million rooftops with solar panels in Australia. If you’re looking to sell or rent out a property in the future, you might be wondering if installing … Continue reading “Why Installing Solar Panels Can Increase the Value of Your Home”

What is Dry Mode in Your AC System?

You might rely on your air-con to keep your home at a comfortable temperature year-round, but did you know that your air-con system can also help maintain a healthy humidity level inside? In this article, we explore what dry mode in AC is, when to use it and how it compares with the other modes … Continue reading “What is Dry Mode in Your AC System?”

How Many Solar Panels and Batteries Do You Need to Power a House?

If you’re considering installing solar panels for your home, you may be wondering how many you will need to cover your electricity usage. Unfortunately, it’s not always a simple answer. There are a number factors that you’ll need to consider to determine how many panels and batteries you will need to power your house. We’ve … Continue reading “How Many Solar Panels and Batteries Do You Need to Power a House?”

Why Is My Solar Hot Water System Not Heating Properly?

It can be very frustrating if you don’t know why your solar hot water system isn’t heating properly. In this article, we go over some common problems that arise with solar hot water systems and what to do about them. For more information, check out our guide on “Everything you need to know about solar … Continue reading “Why Is My Solar Hot Water System Not Heating Properly?”

How Much Electricity Does An AC Use?

Our air cons keep us comfy in winter and refresh us in summer, but they can also be expensive to run if we’re not careful. In fact, heating and cooling costs account for about 40% of the average Australian household’s electricity bill. Knowing how much electricity your AC uses can help you find ways to … Continue reading “How Much Electricity Does An AC Use?”

Getting the Max Out of Solar in Mandurah

Mandurah is one of the leading regions in Perth when it comes to solar power, and it’s no surprise why when you consider that we’re blessed with sunny days year-round. The best way to harness all that power that the sun provides is by installing a solar system so that you can run your appliances … Continue reading “Getting the Max Out of Solar in Mandurah”

The Most Cost-Effective Way to Heat a Home With Wood Heating

The most effective way to heat a home depends on a number of factors such as the design of your home, whether you have solar power, whether your home is well insulated and your personal preferences. If you’ve ever sat in front of a fire during winter, you know how ambient and cosy it can … Continue reading “The Most Cost-Effective Way to Heat a Home With Wood Heating”

How to Reset Your Solar Controller

Solar charge controllers play an important role protecting your batteries from damage. But what happens when things go wrong? It can be frustrating when your solar power system isn’t working as it should. In this guide, we’ll discuss how to troubleshoot issues with your solar controller and how to reset your solar controller if you … Continue reading “How to Reset Your Solar Controller”

How To Clean an AC Condenser Efficiently

Just like a car needs regular servicing and upkeep, air conditioners need proper care and maintenance to keep them running well.  Knowing how to clean an AC condenser could help your air conditioner run more efficiently, reducing your power bill and helping you stay comfortable year-round.   What is an AC condenser? Your air conditioner’s … Continue reading “How To Clean an AC Condenser Efficiently”

Do You Have a Dead Rodent in Your Air Conditioning? Mandurah Expert Advice

When it comes to air conditioning, there are certain AC related tasks that don’t require any special technical training. Unfortunately, one of these is the unpleasant task of dealing with a dead rodent or other animal that’s become stuck in your AC system. In this article, we will show you how you can deal with … Continue reading “Do You Have a Dead Rodent in Your Air Conditioning? Mandurah Expert Advice”

Do You Have a Leak in Your Air Conditioning? Mandurah Expert Advice

When they think about air conditioning, Mandurah residents should be aware that they need to keep an eye on their cooling performance. This is a great habit to develop for the end of each cooling season to assess any possible problems that may have been missed.  This will help the air conditioner user to detect … Continue reading “Do You Have a Leak in Your Air Conditioning? Mandurah Expert Advice”

How to Change Your AC Filter at Home (Infographic)

  We count on our air con to keep us comfortable all year round. Much like a car that gets used regularly, air conditioners need regular maintenance to make sure they keep running effectively and efficiently. One of the simplest and most important things you should do to look after your AC is to change … Continue reading “How to Change Your AC Filter at Home (Infographic)”

Why is Indoor Air Quality Important?

What is good quality air? Air quality refers to how clean or polluted the air is. Good quality air is beneficial for our health as it is clean and free of pollutants. When we hear the term “poor air quality” many of us think of factories putting harmful chemicals and polluting the outdoor air. However, … Continue reading “Why is Indoor Air Quality Important?”

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”

Is Air Conditioning Cheaper Than Central Heating?

Heating and cooling are two of the greatest energy costs for Australian households. When looking for heating solutions for your home, it’s important to choose a system that is energy efficient while still being powerful enough to keep you warm during winter. If you’ve started researching your options, you might be asking questions like: Is … Continue reading “Is Air Conditioning Cheaper Than Central Heating?”

Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning vs Gas Heating – What’s Best?

Reverse cycle air conditioning and gas heating are two of the most popular options for heating homes in Australia. But how do they compare with one another?  In this article, we compare reverse cycle air-con vs gas heating across a number of key factors such as cost, performance, energy efficiency, and safety. Armed with this … Continue reading “Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning vs Gas Heating – What’s Best?”

How to Save Money on Your Power Bill

Whether you’re hoping to cut back your expenses or make a positive change for the environment, there are lots of things households can do to reduce their electricity consumption.  The first step to saving money on your power bill is to look at your consumption habits. It’s possible some lifestyle habits are affecting your electricity … Continue reading “How to Save Money on Your Power Bill”

Dispelling Solar Panel Myths ( Infographic)

There’s a lot of information out there about solar power and it can be overwhelming if you’re trying to decide whether solar is a good investment for your home. While there are lots of trustworthy websites about solar power, there are also many solar panel myths circulating. The majority of these solar panel myths aren’t … Continue reading “Dispelling Solar Panel Myths ( Infographic)”

Does Air Conditioning Help Allergies?

Whether you’re allergic to dust, pollen or dog fur, allergies are no fun. Our homes should be a safe place where we feel healthy, but for many of us, this isn’t the case. The quality of the air inside our homes can have a huge effect on our health. This is especially true for people … Continue reading “Does Air Conditioning Help Allergies?”

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”

What Size Air Con Do I Need? – Our Top Tips

Thinking of investing in an air conditioning system? It’s important to consider what type and size air con is right for you. After all, your air conditioner can have a big impact on your comfort, energy usage and power bills.  Choose an air con that’s too small and you risk sweltering in summer despite having … Continue reading “What Size Air Con Do I Need? – Our Top Tips”

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?”

FAQ’s About Ducted Air Conditioning

Do you have questions about ducted air conditioning? The experts at iBreeze have answers for you! If you can’t find what you’re looking for below, get in touch and we’d be happy to help with any queries. What is ducted air conditioning? Ducted air conditioning systems are designed to cool or heat your entire home … Continue reading “FAQ’s About Ducted Air Conditioning”

Cost of Ducted vs Split System Air Conditioning

Wondering if ducted or split system air conditioning in Mandurah is better? Both systems are effective at creating a comfortable indoor environment and each has its pros and cons. When you understand the difference between the two systems you’ll be able to make a more informed choice. What is ducted air conditioning? Ducted air conditioning … Continue reading “Cost of Ducted vs Split System Air Conditioning”

Interest Free Finance For Your Solar

If you’re considering investing in solar power, it’s worth weighing up the cost with the returns. The good news is, prices for solar panels in Mandurah and Perth are much more affordable these days. With generous government rebates and financing options such as our interest free solar, there’s never been a better time to go … Continue reading “Interest Free Finance For Your Solar”

FAQ’s About Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning

  Do you have questions about reverse cycle air conditioning? We have answers! If you can’t find what you’re looking for, get in touch with the team at iBreeze. We’d be happy to help.   What is reverse cycle air conditioning? Reverse cycle air conditioners allow you to cool and heat your home with the … Continue reading “FAQ’s About Reverse Cycle Air Conditioning”

Everything You Need to Know About Solar Hot Water Systems

Water heating is the second largest culprit of household energy consumption, responsible for 15% to 27% of a home’s energy usage. It’s also the largest source of greenhouse gases from the average Aussie home.  Want to cut down your energy consumption and reduce your impact on the environment? Choosing a renewable source of energy to … Continue reading “Everything You Need to Know About Solar Hot Water Systems”

Tips to Keep Warm This Winter: from The Mandurah Experts

If you’re considering installing solar panels for your home, you may be wondering how many you will need. There are numerous factors that need to be considered to determine how many panels you will need. Here are a few general guidelines to get you started.

If you’re considering installing solar panels for your home, you may be wondering how many you will need. There are numerous factors that need to be considered to determine how many panels you will need. Here are a few general guidelines to get you started.

7 Air Conditioning Tips for Summer: How to Reduce Costs and Keep Cool

At this time of the year, many of us are looking forward to those long, hot summer days. Relaxing on the beach and enjoying an evening BBQ. However, sometimes the heat can be too much. Trying to work or sleep on those very hot summer days or nights may be unbearable without a good air … Continue reading “7 Air Conditioning Tips for Summer: How to Reduce Costs and Keep Cool”

6 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Ducted Evaporative Air Conditioner

Evaporative air conditioning works on the principle of natural cooling. When warm air moves across the ocean, this causes some evaporation that absorbs heat, this creates a sea breeze.

Evaporative air conditioning works on the principle of natural cooling. When warm air moves across the ocean, this causes some evaporation that absorbs heat, this creates a sea breeze.

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’?”

How to Save Money on your Air Conditioning Bill this Summer

Summer is here, and we’ve already had a few really hot days to give us a taste of what’s we can expect. Even though it’s been perfect temperature inside your home or office with the air conditioning system running, paying for the running costs isn’t something we look forward too. During the Summer months, the … Continue reading “How to Save Money on your Air Conditioning Bill this Summer”

The Importance of Air Conditioner Repairs

Are you having trouble with your air conditioner? It can be overwhelming and frustrating not knowing what the problem is. You might be tempted to buy a new air conditioner completely, but before you do, a professional technician may be able to find a solution and get your air conditioner back into top shape. Before … Continue reading “The Importance of Air Conditioner Repairs”

Benefits of Regular Air Conditioning Service

When was the last time you had your air conditioner serviced? The days are getting hotter and we are relying on our air conditioners to help keep us cool, but without regular servicing we may not be reaping all the advantages a healthy air conditioner can bring. Just as you would regularly service your car, … Continue reading “Benefits of Regular Air Conditioning Service”

How much does ducted air conditioning cost?

This is a question we get asked almost every day and to be honest it can be quite tough to give a firm answer. There are many different factors that will change the total cost of installing ducted air conditioning which is known as the best way to heat and cool your home.  The best … Continue reading “How much does ducted air conditioning cost?”

Environmental and Health Benefits of Solar Panels

If you are a residential home owner in Mandurah or surrounding areas, solar power is a clean, affordable, and sustainable way to generate electricity. Most people installing solar panels do so mainly for the financial rewards such as reducing their electricity bills. As we move towards a greener planet, the environmental benefits are becoming equally, … Continue reading “Environmental and Health Benefits of Solar Panels”

Air Conditioning Mandurah Recommendations

Mandurah air conditioning options are abundant! However with the unique landscape we live in, there are particular recommendations we push so our clients are happy with their purchase for many years to come. Mandurah is unique because we are surrounded by water! We have the ocean and the estuary all interconnected with a canal system. … Continue reading “Air Conditioning Mandurah Recommendations”

How to hide your air conditioning system outdoor unit

When purchasing a ducted refrigerated air conditioning system, wall split, cassette or multi-head air con system you need to consider the location of the outdoor unit. Here at iBreeze we consider this a very important part of the design phase because the outdoor units blow out extreme temperature air, from 1 degree – 60 degrees. … Continue reading “How to hide your air conditioning system outdoor unit”

How does Ducted Air Conditioning Work?

Ducted refrigerated air conditioning involves an outdoor condenser unit and indoor fan coil which work together to distribute the ideal tempered air into your home or office. The outdoor Ducted refrigerated air conditioning unit has a fan (or fans) a compressor and coil. When operating the fan funnel s air over the coil that contains … Continue reading “How does Ducted Air Conditioning Work?”

A Brief History of Solar Power: Mandurah Expert Advice

We are now used to seeing a solar power installation taking place at homes and businesses in our neighbourhoods. Many people believe that solar power is a new technology, but it’s been around for more than 150 years. The technology is now maturing; solar panels are far more efficient, inverters are smaller, and batteries can … Continue reading “A Brief History of Solar Power: Mandurah Expert Advice”

2 Main Benefits of Wood Heating for Your Home

The Australian Home Heating Association (AHHA) believes that wood heating serves a useful social function in Australia as well as offering the benefits of direct employment. It’s estimated that over 900,000 homes now use firewood for heating and this lowers the cost of heating for many people. In many smaller towns and rural areas, firewood … Continue reading “2 Main Benefits of Wood Heating for Your Home”

Planning Large Home Air Conditioning: Mandurah Expert Advice

When they’re considering air conditioning, Mandurah Wa based residents may just get the largest AC system that they can afford. The prevailing opinion is that larger is always better and this is not the case, even if you have a large home. The air conditioning system has to be carefully matched to your living space. … Continue reading “Planning Large Home Air Conditioning: Mandurah Expert Advice”

3 Tips to Decrease Your Split System Air Conditioning Summer Bills

Split system air conditioning is an effective and energy efficient way to cool and heat your home throughout the year. However, many people don’t use their system correctly, and they end up paying more than they should. In this article, we will take a closer look at three tips that you can use to reduce … Continue reading “3 Tips to Decrease Your Split System Air Conditioning Summer Bills”

5 Top Tips for Effective Domestic Wood Heating

When they think about wood heating, Rockingham based residents may imagine fireplaces and chimneys belching out air pollution. Wood heating can be a polluting way to heat your home, but the effects can be mitigated a great deal if you take some simple steps. It is possible to reduce the environmental effects and minimize your … Continue reading “5 Top Tips for Effective Domestic Wood Heating”

How to Choose the Best Solar Panels in Mandurah

Many people are now installing domestic solar panels in Mandurah and Perth. Mandurah homeowners that are interested in this technology can find a great deal of conflicting information. Solar panels have evolved a great deal in recent years, and it can be hard to keep up with the latest developments. In this article, we will … Continue reading “How to Choose the Best Solar Panels in Mandurah”

3 Ways to Speed Up a Service and Maybe Avoid Air Conditioning Repairs

When they think about air conditioning repairs, Rockingham residents may only think of calling if their AC system stops working. Many of us take our AC systems for granted and as long as they are ticking along we usually neglect them. This is a mistake, an AC system is a complex piece of equipment, and … Continue reading “3 Ways to Speed Up a Service and Maybe Avoid Air Conditioning Repairs”

3 Myths of Split System Air Conditioning: Mandurah Expert Advice

Many people invest their money into a split system air conditioning to improve their indoor comfort levels. However, everyone wants to maintain their comfort without spending too much money on energy bills. Running your AC system doesn’t have to be too expensive if you follow some simple tips. In this article, we will look at … Continue reading “3 Myths of Split System Air Conditioning: Mandurah Expert Advice”

How to Clean Your Air Conditioner Filters

Experts recommend that you need to have a refrigerated air conditioning service carried out at the beginning of each cooling season. This annual checkup will ensure that your system is ready for the months ahead and reduce the chances of a failure. Well maintained equipment lasts longer and this will save money in the long term. … Continue reading “How to Clean Your Air Conditioner Filters”

Understanding Split System Air Conditioning Features

When a homeowner or business manager chooses to have a split system air conditioning installation, it can feel a little like buying a new car. There are basic models that can get you from A to B and more advanced systems with a wide variety of extra features. By default, many systems sold these days … Continue reading “Understanding Split System Air Conditioning Features”

Air Conditioning Repairs: Mandurah Expert Advice

When they think about air conditioning repairs, Mandurah residents and business managers may be surprised at the number of things that can go wrong. An AC system is a complex piece of equipment with electrical, electronic and mechanical parts. Even the best systems need regular maintenance to keep them work efficiently. However, there are some … Continue reading “Air Conditioning Repairs: Mandurah Expert Advice”

Simple Tips To Get the Most Out of Your Solar Panels: Mandurah Expert Advice

When they think about solar panels, Mandurah based homeowners and business managers may believe that their power generating capabilities are static. This is a common misconception. If you understand some basic facts about your system, it’s possible to get far more out of your solar panels. Here are five easy ways that you can get … Continue reading “Simple Tips To Get the Most Out of Your Solar Panels: Mandurah Expert Advice”

Ducted Air Conditioning Installation

Ducted air conditioning is a popular choice for year-round comfort in many homes. A ducted system is flexible, providing heating and cooling solutions for your home. There are many considerations to take into account when choosing a new ducted air conditioning system, such as the size and design of your home; the number of occupants … Continue reading “Ducted Air Conditioning Installation”

Choosing the Best Split System Air Conditioning Unit

Split system air conditioners come in a variety of designs to suit most homes and budgets. Choosing the air conditioning system which suits your needs may seem daunting. But with the right information, you will be able to choose a system to suit your home, providing year-round comfort to you and your family. Reverse Cycle … Continue reading “Choosing the Best Split System Air Conditioning Unit”

The Benefits of Solar Power and Solar Hot Water

Mandurah is known for its temperate climate. With plenty of clear sunny days, Mandurah provides great benefits for solar installation. With the increasing costs of energy, solar offers a great investment for households and will save you money on your electricity bills. Not only will you save money by installing a solar system, you will … Continue reading “The Benefits of Solar Power and Solar Hot Water”

The Importance of Air Conditioning Service in Mandurah

You rely on your air conditioner to provide comfort not only during the hotter months, but also during winter. Heavy usage during peak times can reduce the efficiency of your air conditioner and should be well maintained to ensure your system works at its optimal level. Servicing your air conditioner every year is the best … Continue reading “The Importance of Air Conditioning Service in Mandurah”

Top 5 Benefits of Choosing a Solar Hot Water System

If you’re thinking of investing in solar hot water Mandurah, you might be wondering what the benefits are compared to other options. After all, you want to be confident that you’re going to have a reliable system with a constant supply of hot water! Today, we’ll be sharing just some of advantages you can expect … Continue reading “Top 5 Benefits of Choosing a Solar Hot Water System”

What to Consider with the Location of Your New Air Conditioning System

When it comes to beating the summer heat, there’s nothing quite like an air conditioner to cool down the house. If you’re in the market for a new air conditioner, it’s not only the brand that’s important – it also needs to be installed in the correct spot in the home. As experts in installing … Continue reading “What to Consider with the Location of Your New Air Conditioning System”

Top Ways to Keep Cool Without Overusing Your Split System Air Conditioning

A split system air conditioning installation can be a real lifesaver to cope with the summer heat. Unfortunately, this can also cause a bump in your energy bills. So here we’ll explore some ways to keep feeling cool without needing to overuse your new split system air conditioning mandurah.   Think About Your Body If … Continue reading “Top Ways to Keep Cool Without Overusing Your Split System Air Conditioning”

Tips to Get the Most Use of Your Solar Panels

Solar power is a fantastic and green way to generate electricity for your home. Unfortunately, when it comes to solar panels Rockingham homeowners often find themselves struggling to get the best use of their system. So, here we’ll explore some tips to get the most use of your solar power system. Assess Your Electricity Production … Continue reading “Tips to Get the Most Use of Your Solar Panels”

Refrigerated Air Conditioning Mandurah

It’s an interesting time in the refrigerated air conditioning industry throughout the Mandurah region. We have seen times change in regards to purchases of ducted air conditioning systems for residential installations. Almost all homes that are built now days come supplied with an air conditioning system from the builder. Clients think they are getting a good deal by … Continue reading “Refrigerated Air Conditioning Mandurah”

Can You Save Money With A Solar Hot Water System?

One of the main reasons for using renewable energy sources to run a household is to lower carbon gas emissions and subsequently, the household’s carbon footprint. With the rise in the costs of running a household, another compelling reason why people shift from their current electric water heating system to a solar hot water system … Continue reading “Can You Save Money With A Solar Hot Water System?”

Choices For Wood Heater Installation – Free-standing or Built-in?

Once you have decided to push through with a new wood heater installation, the next decision to make is deciding which type of wood heater will work best for your home. The two main types of wood heaters are the free-standing and built-in wood heaters. Each comes with their own unique features, advantages, and costs. … Continue reading “Choices For Wood Heater Installation – Free-standing or Built-in?”