Heating, Cooling & Insulation
Vibrating floor when AC is on
Hi, I have this problem with my rental property, while my place gets built. Apparently some contracts offer as an extra option what previous poster has mentioned. We had…
Underfloor insulation: best batts?
My suggestion is It is also known as polyester wool insulation material. They are available in several different density and thickness. In fact, polyester wool is a half…
Bio Ethanol Fireplace
My family is using Planika ethanol fireplace () for years and we are very satisfied! The ethanol last for a couple of months depends how often you…
Sep 22, 2018 7:38 am
Insulating 7 Start + new house
Thank you algernon and alexp79, very informative response as usual. I shall seek to have separate slabs for alfresco and porch.
Sorry CheeseNWine, for hijacking your tread!
Search for Luxry heating i guess they are one of the best suppliers
Builder wants Bonaire I want Actron
Better go for Daikin, the world's number one air-conditioning company. If you are looking for the most advanced technology and cutting edge quality, this is the way to go.
Thanks Mrs_W ! I am also looking for an installer for the Brivis L66. Looks like you were happy with Dale Air so will have a look into it. Also was your 4 Bedroom house ?…
Intelligent Life Gen III ac system
I wonder if they offer upgrade on the controllers and associated items aka brains of the a/c to the advantage air systems especially they worked out of the same place before.
Aug 19, 2018 10:58 am
Ducted heating floor vents (first floor)
We are having ducted cooling in the first storey ceiling and ducted cooling/ heating in the ground floor ceiling, except we are considering to have floor discharge…
Please help. Need advice
Yeah very true. Thank you so much for your input, it’s really helped. I just wanted to hear all this from a neutral and not just the sale pitch from supplier. What I…
Glassceramics is the best variant. Also you can use tempered glass. But there is a risk -glass can burst.
As for copper, you can use any finishing materials with the…
Probably if you go to the website of the manfacturer/distributor you will find a manual to tell you what you want.
I have an Arrow heater with 3 speed fan and the…
And metro Melbourne doesn't get down cold enough that we have issues with pipes bursting after a freeze over.
Sometimes it's better to take some advice with a grain of salt.
Jul 04, 2018 11:08 pm
Evaporative cooling vs Split system
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Confusion on quotes
If you want real zoning, you would need to have an intake in each of your zones and therefore you would have to use split system instead of ducted HVAC. You can mini-split…
From what i was told, you'll have issues getting anything post R2.5 in through the man-hole, i upgraded mine from R2.5 to R4.1 and had a thermofoil blanket installed with…
Jun 06, 2018 9:12 pm
Buy a mini split
Yeah I will get in contact with them. Ducted qoutes were in the order of 11 to 15k depending on size, brand, number of vents, zoning, etc for anyone interested.
May 27, 2018 9:41 am
The Brivis Networker Wall Control
Hi the controller won’t switch from cooling to heating? I’ve tried the reset functions just can’t get the mode key to work? Any suggestions would be appreciated
May 20, 2018 8:46 pm
Variotherm Wall Heating/Cooling
Looks like hydronic type pf heating there are various types out there easy enough to install provided youknow what you are doing but it is hard to get the parts togheter…
One or two may recall an earlier thread of mine, , on designing your own home. Been in 3 months now and everything is working well.
Part of the reason for going 2 storey…
Closing out Air Vents
Yes but as you modifyyour environment you also have to think how i will affect you.
Nothis is for ever
Daikin’s and type air conditioning systems offer superior performance, energy-efficiency, and comfort in stylish solutions conforming to all interior spaces and…
Installing Fans and putting Split AC
Iit’s definitely cheaper to use just your ceiling fan versus your mini split air conditioner. But we know that utilizing only a ceiling fan would still make it…
ACTRON AIR, ULTRA AIR and WISDOM HOMES
I have had nil correspondence from your maintenance team on this issue since I put it up on this forum. If you have have any, please forward them to me please.…
Temp control for wine room
What you require is borderline outside the envelop what a split system for air conditioning is designed for. You may be better off using a dedicated wine cellar cooler…
We work in metric here in Australia mate... not everyone is going to be able to convert on the cuff.
Wow you troll up a thread from 4 years ago, I'm sure the OP has has…
May 02, 2018 11:06 pm
ACTRON Air-conditioning Upgrade
I have a similar variation (priced in Nov-17) at $4125 (includes GST). The variation includes wifi interface as well.
The saving is not only due to number of controllable…
Passive shading NW Facing glass doors
Thanks. ill look at as many options as i can - plenty of time before next summer - will see how it goes through winter first to get a feel of winter light and warmth from…
Apr 17, 2018 11:28 pm
Storage water heater vs instant
Instant water heater is the better option if you are rarely going to use hot water otherwise, Storage water heater is better.