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Anticon Insulation thickness for Colorbond Roof

Anticon Insulation thickness for Colorbond Roof

Also interested in finding an answer to this one, giving it a bump to see if it will get some attention.

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simis2626
Jan 26, 2022 5:53 pm
simis2626
antler
antler
23 January

West facing window in Canberra

West facing window in Canberra

It is! I'm sure it does, but we've been given little feedback on it. I've been doing my own research using solar-path modelling. Removing that west-facing window has…

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antler
Jan 23, 2022 11:01 pm
murtaza.sh
murtaza.sh
21 January

Bonaire vs Braemar Gas Ducted Heating (MB6-31XA Vs TQM6x32)

Bonaire vs Braemar Gas Ducted Heating (MB6-31XA Vs TQM6x32)

Wise decision mate. How much variation fee they have charged you apart from the upgrades? REPLY

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murtaza.sh
Jan 21, 2022 10:41 am
murtaza.sh
MBX3
MBX3
19 January

Heating Running Cost - Gas Vs. Elecrtic Ducted Systems

Heating Running Cost - Gas Vs. Elecrtic Ducted Systems

I have read that Gas heating works out cheaper than RC heating Gas costs around $0.017/MJ, while electricity is roughly…

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MBX3
Jan 19, 2022 11:01 am
MBX3
MBX3
MBX3
19 January

Controller replacement for Braemar heating unit

Controller replacement for Braemar heating unit

Hi , Did you find answer for this? I am building a house with builder supplied 6 start Braemar heater & hoping to add Refrigerated Add-on cooler to same ducting system…

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1950
MBX3
Jan 19, 2022 10:41 am
MBX3
basKT_case
basKT_case
5 January

Advice on installing split system with existing evap cooling

Advice on installing split system with existing evap cooling

I would like to get some advice on my options for installing a split system aircon in a room that already has existing evap cooling. I have recently converted a room into…

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basKT_case
Jan 05, 2022 11:38 am
pokeutopia
pokeutopia
3 January

Actron or Daikin? Can’t decide.

Actron or Daikin? Can’t decide.

Is the compressor for Actron ESP Ultima noisy?

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pokeutopia
Jan 03, 2022 9:44 pm

Hi I have some leftover polyster R1.5 (used for underfloor) that I plan to use between my rafter for my old pitched roof. See photos. As the roof hole is too small, I…

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pokeutopia
Jan 03, 2022 8:46 pm
balalath
balalath
3 January

Hydronic heating panels - what cooling options?

Hydronic heating panels - what cooling options?

Hydronic heating systems can also provide efficient cooling. As water is excellent at conducting heat, it can also convey cooling.

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balalath
Jan 03, 2022 7:11 pm
balalath
Pulse
Pulse
2 January

Retrofit fiberglass wall insulation against weatherboards

Retrofit fiberglass wall insulation against weatherboards

The wall wrap will not take too long and give you extra R value but you can also zig zag polyester webbing across the space to keep a gap to the weatherboards

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Pulse
Jan 02, 2022 4:13 pm
aussieta
aussieta
30 December 2021

Basement Cooling and Heating

Basement Cooling and Heating

You could check with if having an AC will work for your basement. I've tried their services before and I'm pretty happy with…

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aussieta
Dec 30, 2021 5:33 pm
aussieta
livingsd
livingsd
27 December 2021

Extending ducted aircon to add a room

Extending ducted aircon to add a room

Hi Guys I am thinking of converting my garage(28m2) to a room (adding insulation/flooring etc). I will need to install an AC in the garage. I wanted to look at extending…

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livingsd
Dec 27, 2021 11:37 am
Ozshaz
Ozshaz
21 December 2021

Boutique Homes Heating and Cooling

Boutique Homes Heating and Cooling

There are many builders who offer guest ensuite downstairs. Almost all the volume builders. Have you looked into Porter Davis, Orbit Homes, Dennis Family homes, Carlisle ?

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Ozshaz
Dec 21, 2021 10:55 pm
Spazzen
Spazzen
16 December 2021

What Heating & Cooling System? to work with HRV system

What Heating & Cooling System? to work with HRV system

https://www.mitsubishielectric.com.au/a ... e-2019.pdf Sounds like you want a multi split. Individual controls in each room with each room having an appropriately sized…

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Spazzen
Dec 16, 2021 4:06 pm
Jakeyboy123
Jakeyboy123
14 December 2021

Brivis refrigerated cooling unit

Brivis refrigerated cooling unit

Hi guys, Any idea how to reset or turn on my refrigerated cooling unit. No error codes The outside compressor fan isn’t switching on. The power supply is switched…

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Jakeyboy123
Dec 14, 2021 11:07 am
airwolf
airwolf
30 November 2021

Hydronic Heating Panels & Boilers

Hydronic Heating Panels & Boilers

if this is not too late, Bosh boilers and burgman panels are high quality products. I am using the same brands for my new house (installation of hydronic is yet to be…

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airwolf
Nov 30, 2021 11:00 pm
SaveH2O
SaveH2O
30 November 2021

Dehumidification for unit

Dehumidification for unit

Oops...my bad! It's a humidifier lol. :oops: I scanned through the catalogue a few days ago and marked it to check later. Now I understand why the low price.

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SaveH2O
Nov 30, 2021 6:14 pm
SaveH2O
Iknow
Iknow
12 November 2021

Air Conditioning Options

Air Conditioning Options

Hello, Maybe you should start having a look to the electricity cost of running each of those air conditioners over time. Just to make sure that the electricity cost will…

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Iknow
Nov 12, 2021 6:24 pm
Iknow
Iknow
12 November 2021

Server Room Cooling

Server Room Cooling

How about you just ventilate to atmosphere with a Condor purge vent

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Iknow
Nov 12, 2021 6:17 pm
Iknow
Iknow
12 November 2021

Heating, Cooling and Ventilation Passive House

Heating, Cooling and Ventilation Passive House

I doubt it given that it's air movement that carries away moisture from the laundry

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Iknow
Nov 12, 2021 6:12 pm
Noname
Noname
11 November 2021

Refrigerated/Evaporative and ceramic/procelain

Refrigerated/Evaporative and ceramic/procelain

Porcelain is available in matt finish

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Noname
Nov 11, 2021 9:45 am

Hi, Recently completed an extension in which we had a Daikin bulkheads installed - 3 bulkheads 1 wall unit (split) 1 external unit When we turn on one of the units in…

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rossog
Oct 25, 2021 9:41 pm
Paul O
Paul O
10 October 2021

Roof / Ceiling Insulation - raked ceilings - metal sheeting

Roof / Ceiling Insulation - raked ceilings - metal sheeting

Ren25 - I haven't managed to progress on this - lockdown in Melbourne & work have held me up! By co-incidence I have just flicked off an email to a chap at Knauf who did…

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Paul O
Oct 10, 2021 1:40 pm
Nate1
Nate1
5 October 2021

BAL flyscreen

BAL flyscreen

We are also Bal 12.5. Only need screens on opening windows. Do not need screens in doors IF the door is BAL rated. We do not need a screen on our front door.

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Nate1
Oct 05, 2021 8:05 am
pgp82
pgp82
27 September 2021

Airtouch 4

Airtouch 4

monty85 Airzone. Here is the link - This was the recommended setup by Daikin in our case. We have Airzone blueface as the main controller and Airzone think for all other zones.

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pgp82
Sep 27, 2021 11:15 am
qwertydrive
qwertydrive
4 September 2021

Round plastic diffusers clicking/popping noise

Round plastic diffusers clicking/popping noise

写回复...I bought a spirit grill a few years ago, but now I need a cast iron grill grates and I don’t know where to buy it. When I searched for it on Google, I got…

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qwertydrive
Sep 04, 2021 7:15 pm
basKT_case
basKT_case
2 September 2021

Help removing ceiling vents

Help removing ceiling vents

I would like to replace the evap cooling vents as they are discolouring and dirty. But I'm finding it difficult to detach the ceiling vent cover. It's one of the 4 way…

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basKT_case
Sep 02, 2021 5:10 pm

Hollow bricks fine to use for double RBV?

Hollow bricks fine to use for double RBV?

Yeah, I think the next step for me is working out how much sun I'll be expecting on certain windows and picking the option to suit, be it low-e, double glazing or both…

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ihavenoideawhatimdoing
Aug 27, 2021 3:08 am
Leona33
Leona33
21 August 2021

Daikin 18kw Ducted Aircon

Daikin 18kw Ducted Aircon

Have you checked your basix report/nathers for the cooling and heating load? That will help if you got the correct size of aircon

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Leona33
Aug 21, 2021 1:16 am
Leona33
Leona33
19 August 2021

RBV with Summit? Double Glazing? (Perth)

RBV with Summit? Double Glazing? (Perth)

Consult an energy consultant to help you the modelling on the most cost effective ways of achieving energ efficiency before you finalise your plan to your builder. There…

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Leona33
Aug 19, 2021 5:39 pm
zillah
zillah
14 August 2021

Daikin WiFi adpter can't access it from outside home

Daikin WiFi adpter can't access it from outside home

Thx Muhammed I will try other phone and see how it goes Then I will call Daikin Regards

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zillah
Aug 14, 2021 10:34 pm
Mikes005
Mikes005
11 August 2021

Floor insulation panels - can I connect a split panel?

Floor insulation panels - can I connect a split panel?

Hey, all I'm building a garden studio and have come to order the insulation panels for the floor. I'm going to use PIR panels. These panels come in lengths of 2.4m, The…

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Mikes005
Aug 11, 2021 11:21 am
Mikes005
basKT_case
basKT_case
9 August 2021

2 heating vents in enclosed room

2 heating vents in enclosed room

Currently my living room is open to the hallway with no doorway. It also has two heating vents in the room. I intend to close off the room with a wall and door to…

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basKT_case
Aug 09, 2021 12:06 pm
Ali Akber
Ali Akber
2 August 2021

Rinnai Ducted Reverse Cycle AC Reviews

Rinnai Ducted Reverse Cycle AC Reviews

Hi mate, How did you go with your AC system. My builder is also suggesting me to go with Rinnai 16.7Kw.

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Ali Akber
Aug 02, 2021 12:07 pm
jbat
jbat
17 July 2021

Heating cooling suggestions..

Heating cooling suggestions..

Evap cooling with Condor Purge vents in ceiling

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jbat
Jul 18, 2021 12:22 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
15 July 2021

Retrofitting insulatiuon to single brick

Retrofitting insulatiuon to single brick

Glass and frames are very thermally leaky, so you might consider supplementary glazing. Depending on your window type, you can get good success.

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arcadelt
Jul 15, 2021 9:44 pm
Basilbrush 123
Basilbrush 123
12 July 2021

Acoustic insulation- sound proofing help

Acoustic insulation- sound proofing help

Hello, I’ve posted about this before but have installed some fixes since. Issue: fibro cottage right on a very, very busy major road Traffic noise is very bad through…

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Basilbrush 123
Jul 12, 2021 10:18 pm
BOHUNTER
BOHUNTER
11 July 2021

Anyone remember Braemar wood fired hot water?

Anyone remember Braemar wood fired hot water?

I'm looking for a diagram of the Braemar fuel stove water heater tank hook up diagram if anyone has one please .

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BOHUNTER
Jul 11, 2021 1:48 pm
DCM
DCM
26 June 2021

Shed Insulation.

Shed Insulation.

I'm in the process of roofing ( corrugated iron ) my shed. I want to put the silver sheeted insulation on first but notice there is a lot of different sorts? Which one…

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DCM
Jun 26, 2021 4:22 pm
CTony
CTony
9 June 2021

New build insulation

New build insulation

The minimum recommended is R4.1 for the ceilings. You could also put anticon. I suggest you put batts in your external walls as well. It will save you a lot on energy…

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CTony
Jun 09, 2021 8:22 pm
lordluskin
lordluskin
3 June 2021

How to restart Brivis Wall Control with FN Key

How to restart Brivis Wall Control with FN Key

I too had a blank screen with 8 dots. None of the suggestions to restart in the manual worked. I went outside, turned off the 240 V switch briefly that powers the heating…

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lordluskin
Jun 04, 2021 12:29 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
2 June 2021

Updating frequency of water heating on 'the Darlic'

Updating frequency of water heating on 'the Darlic'

If your hot water heater is using concessional rate power, then I think it is wired that way and the electricity company dictates the off-peak times during the early…

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arcadelt
Jun 02, 2021 9:52 pm
Courtney22
Courtney22
28 May 2021

Comfortplus glazed glass. Which windows do I glaze?

Comfortplus glazed glass. Which windows do I glaze?

Thank you for the advice and help. Iv asked to add on the other two windows facing west. I’m also looking into which trees we can plant along that side of the house. Thanks!

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Courtney22
May 28, 2021 5:19 pm
Benm
Benm
26 May 2021

Underfloor insulation

Underfloor insulation

Hi Berek, Thanks for getting back to me. I have just had an update from the manufacture who has suggested running the batts perpendicular so will go for this. Cheers

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Benm
May 26, 2021 9:47 pm
zillah
zillah
23 May 2021

Ducted Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Filter Cleaning

Ducted Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Filter Cleaning

Hi All I was following the video below to clean my ducted Mitsubishi Heavy Industries filter https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uan1tIXDhm4 As the wall control panel…

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zillah
May 23, 2021 10:25 pm
Benm
Benm
18 May 2021

Floor insulation - thermal bridge

Floor insulation - thermal bridge

Hi there, thank you for your reply. I am going to use the method in the reply below. I am just thinking of possibly adding a second layer of board rather than bats to…

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Benm
May 18, 2021 6:30 am
QAB
QAB
13 May 2021

Wood Heater, what do you think?

Wood Heater, what do you think?
1, 2

I agree 100% Woodfire stoves should be ban in Australia if we were to be clean and also for our health's sake. People that…

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QAB
May 13, 2021 4:50 pm
John0322
John0322
4 May 2021

Actron Platinum Plus zones not working when heating

Actron Platinum Plus zones not working when heating

We have an Actron Platinum Plus AC installed in our 10-month old house. We have 6 zones. When we use it for heating, heat comes out from all zones even though we only…

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John0322
May 04, 2021 10:30 am

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