Heating, Cooling & Insulation
geminithinkerDucted refrigerated after handover for double storey
Who are you building with?
reno_nomadCooling a two-storey house with a skillion roof
Thank you for the link. Very informative. I might even give them a call to see if they have a rep locally who could come and provide some advice. Thanks again!
RC56Melbourne Evaporative Cooling or do we Upgrade?
I have the same concern.. I am building similar size house and we have our electrical appointment next week. My friends and work colleagues suggest its no point as they…
JokerDaikin and Escea: Some Advice, and a plea for help
Ring escea to get a few names, or get a name from a retail business.
arcadeltOpinion hydronic slab heating with engineered floorboards
Most Australian builders have no experience with hydronic heating, full stop!
CC1987Anticon Installation - after colourbond roof is installed
Awesome, so its ok to reuse the sheets then! Thanks! Another question I have is, the ceilings are scheduled to go in tomorrow and i think the anticon will be installed…
ilmessaggioMissing heating cooling vent after settlement
another builder trying to pull a fast one The person with the money decides where they go so stand fast and if the builder asks as to what you would like done, as is…
Jack DonagheyActron Air conditioning ducting ESP Series vs Daikin
Good discussion! Cheers guys. From the team at Accutemp Services -
hughchuckAdding Extra Heating Vent in Steel Duct
Hi, I have a steel heating duct that runs along my ground floor ceiling feeding my heating vents of my 1st floor of the house. I want to cut into it to feed a room on the…
arcadeltInsulating an existing enclosed bullnose verandah
If the ceiling is lined, and you can remove the lining and there is a space, you can install batts. If there is no ceiling, then it's a bit more difficult, because you…
stucutzInterpretation of Energy Conservation in Buildings
Are you suggesting along the lines of http://www.condorkinetic.com.au/pdf/Sel ... lling2.pdf
BelsHydronic Heating - Which Brand to Choose?
1, Yes you can get a combi boiler and use the second loop for domestic hot water. I do this at home. 2, From my experience, I'd say you still need panels upstairs though…
AussiegirlAnyone remember Braemar wood fired hot water?
I don't know what the cost of importing these or if they comply with Australian regulations but this manufacturer in India has some very interesting wood fired hot water…
alexp79insulation and heating advice please new build NSW
They claim they can work even with just 40 degrees
arcadeltWhat size Ducted Heating System? Two completely quotes
See if you can get your system zoned so that you are only heating areas that need it when they need it - air heats up very quickly, so those areas not on most of the time…
CatfaceDucted Split System / Electronic heating and cooling costs
That Does helps. Thanks Bels
burnertoastyDucted reverse cycle heating/cooling + smart thermostat
JokerDucted AC & separate Gas Heating. Worthwhile having both?
Got ducted actron add on air con and ducted 6 star gas heating, works efficiently, also solar, gas hot water, and micro inverter panel solar panels, use heating 3 times…
BelsHow much emphasis should you put into your R Value?
It depends on whether your ceiling space is insulated or ventilated. On a stinking hot day the heat in a ceiling would permeate into the ducts resulting in the system…