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philbert83
philbert83
5 March 2017

Reverse Cycle AC and solar

Reverse Cycle AC and solar

Hi all I'm also toying with this idea, although my current position is that it probably doesn't quite work out. Given now the export rate for solar is a paltry 7c/kWh you…

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philbert83
Mar 05, 2017 5:19 pm
planeguy
planeguy
7 February 2017

Roof - insulated panels noise

Roof - insulated panels noise

Considering going roof insulated panels for a new build such as ritek, trideck etc... We are having trouble finding info on noise properties of the systems. Firstly,…

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planeguy
Feb 07, 2017 3:59 pm
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
12 September 2016

Air Con - Excessive Noise at Start-up (Daikin)

Air Con - Excessive Noise at Start-up (Daikin)

Working well - so if anyone has the same problem it might be the answer.

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Saint Mike
Sep 12, 2016 12:06 pm
Saint Mike
Stewie D
Stewie D
8 July 2016

Foundations

Foundations

Stepped footings. Stewie

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Stewie D
Jul 08, 2016 9:24 am
kassan1973
kassan1973
11 May 2016

Air Conditioning - Noise Reduction ?

Air Conditioning - Noise Reduction ?
1, 2

My own cinema room in home audio section 3 photos are very small compared to others i have seen.

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kassan1973
May 11, 2016 11:12 pm
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
9 January 2016

West Wall Issues ?

West Wall Issues ?
1, 2

No - that's inside ... :) We had the aircon on too. But the tint has dropped it by 3 - 4 degrees.

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Saint Mike
Jan 09, 2016 7:28 pm
Saint Mike
AJW
AJW
2 July 2015

Brivis error code 59

Brivis error code 59

Don't know what the error code is, but here is a tip. The networker is actually a dumb device, all it does is displays what the heater wants it to display. If it is locked…

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AJW
Jul 02, 2015 11:44 pm
dolphinblu
dolphinblu
14 May 2015

Timer for Hydronic Heating

Timer for Hydronic Heating

Our storage tank is 315Lt. This tank supplies our hot water for our household of 5 people :-)

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dolphinblu
May 14, 2015 7:45 pm
liquidtransition
liquidtransition
27 August 2014

Electric under-floating-floor heating

Electric under-floating-floor heating

Mcarthur, For timber floors, there should be a floor temperature sensor that limits the timber temperature to 27deg C. That value is based on the timber flooring being…

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liquidtransition
Aug 27, 2014 12:36 pm
jaysea
jaysea
25 June 2014

Hydronic heating and bamboo floors

Hydronic heating and bamboo floors

Hi, We had a similar issue when we owner built our house in SA. We had the conflicting requirements of wanting timber flooring but also under-floor heating (UFH). After…

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jaysea
Jun 25, 2014 7:07 pm
psyninja
psyninja
11 April 2014

Brivis controller issue

Brivis controller issue

This is an overheating error code - check your return air make sure its clean and clear and all ducts are open and there are no blockages. If these don't appear to be the…

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psyninja
Apr 11, 2014 6:51 pm
JazzyJess
JazzyJess
7 January 2014

Is ecological insulation effective?

Is ecological insulation effective?

We used polyester insulation in a renovation because we preferred to avoid fibreglass due to it needing more careful handling during installation and because of recent…

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JazzyJess
Jan 07, 2014 12:56 am
Nomesxo
Nomesxo
28 July 2013

Exsulite

Exsulite

We've been advised to use it as well. I haven't been able to find many reviews online. Interested in seeing what people think too!

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Nomesxo
Jul 28, 2013 5:26 pm
Agape
Agape
7 June 2013

freestanding gas log fire

freestanding gas log fire

Would you mind letting me know of the issues that you are having. The Lopi is our first choice for Gas Log Heating in a home we are building that the moment, would prefer…

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Agape
Jun 07, 2013 10:19 pm
venno
venno
3 March 2013

LOPI CYPRESS GAS LOG FIRE

LOPI CYPRESS GAS LOG FIRE

Well I need to make a decision on winter heating this month to place the order and get ready for the cold. I'm back to my original dilema of deciding between a slow…

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venno
Mar 03, 2013 3:00 pm
bena
bena
21 February 2013

Water Furnace Geothermal experiences ?

Water Furnace Geothermal experiences ?

Hi All, I'm looking at installing a Geothermal floor hydronic system in the new house run by a Water Furnace Heat pump. Just wondering if anybody has personal experience…

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bena
Feb 21, 2013 11:06 pm
AdamIrons
AdamIrons
21 February 2013

Solar Electricity - Queensland SEQ ?

Solar Electricity - Queensland SEQ ?

You still looking for solar grid system? if you are please message me, i work for a solar company and i can arrange for someone to give you a free solar assesment, let you…

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AdamIrons
Feb 21, 2013 5:30 pm
BigAl101
BigAl101
20 January 2013

Common Brivis evap problems?

Common Brivis evap problems?

Update... I identified the problem as a busted solenoid. Replaced it for free from a kind appliance repairer who had some spare parts. For anyone with a Brivis evap…

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BigAl101
Jan 20, 2013 2:59 pm
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
21 October 2012

Solar Hot Water and Electricity !

Solar Hot Water and Electricity !

Going to stick with the solar HW and 3kw solar power. Quite a price rise to the 5KW system.

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Saint Mike
Oct 21, 2012 1:24 pm
Saint Mike
unfunkable
unfunkable
1 September 2012

2 smaller inverters vs 1 large one (ducted)

2 smaller inverters vs 1 large one (ducted)

Hi thanks for the reply we ended up going 2*Ducted 10.0KW Panasonic Air Conditioner System – (CS-F34DD1E5) with a (CU-L34DBE5) The house is about 210m2, with the living…

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unfunkable
Sep 01, 2012 5:34 pm
shoots
shoots
30 August 2012

Brick veneer vs NRG Greenboard

Brick veneer vs NRG Greenboard

hi we're going for nrg as well......insulation....speed and its another thing i can do myself...(owner building) shoots

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shoots
Aug 30, 2012 10:47 pm
Banj
Banj
7 April 2011

Internet Control for Brivis ducted system

Internet Control for Brivis ducted system

wait, apparently clipsal are doing electrical, except the data, whichs is some sort of basic Hills system

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Banj
Apr 07, 2011 10:59 pm
dymonite69
dymonite69
19 September 2009

I forgot the sarking! :( options??

I forgot the sarking! :( options??

Sorry I meant $50/m2. You get the same R value. The only apparent advantage is the avoidance of thermal bridging or convection currents.

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dymonite69
Sep 19, 2009 11:42 am
dymonite69
Casa2
Casa2
24 April 2009

Hydronic in-slab cooling

Hydronic in-slab cooling

Interesting concept. With heating, putting below your feet is good since the heated air rises. Ideally a cooled panel would be overhead. I would be careful about how much…

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Casa2
Apr 24, 2009 10:03 am


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