Heating, Cooling & Insulation
SergeyVentilation in bedrooms with dual glazed windows
People in Russia and northern countries with cold winters have central heating. Keeping window open causes energy loses regardless who pays for them. Best option is to…
SergeyWhirly bird or solar roof ventilation
Have a read through that. A few nice tips on the site too http://efficiencymatrix.com.au/do-whirly-birds-work/
Searching4 knowledgeRefridgeration Mechanic Help needed please.
Sounds possible. If you have enough vents, it should be balanced. Have you checked the return to see if it's coming out of there. It has to be going somewhere. Maybe a…
PJT318disposing of two split systems degassed and removed.
Thank you for the advice.
AJWDucted: Gas Heating vs RC Aircon vs Gas+Addon Cooling
27 December 2017
I have a 14KW ducted Daikin and no great noise issues. Neighbours have an even bigger unit (18 or 20) and again no noise issues, especially as theirs blows up.
TullyRiverInsulation, wiring and air circulation - old house
21 December 2017
Hi all pro's (of which I am not...), Apologies if I've posted this to the incorrect forum section as it covers a few different areas, please feel free to move etc…
becmmDucted refrigerated after handover for double storey
10 December 2017
Building with Porter Davis.
ianjelMelbourne Evaporative Cooling or do we Upgrade?
7 December 2017
I am also on the same page and building roughly the same house size. Been reading posts here re evaporative and refrigerated cooling. Also doing some research on their…
HyperionXDucted aircon after handover? Single story house
2 December 2017
How easy is it to self-install most of it on a scale of 1-10? Are you quite handy already? I'm contemplating doing the same to save a few thousand and learn how it's done…
reno_nomadCooling a two-storey house with a skillion roof
27 October 2017
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!
JokerDaikin and Escea: Some Advice, and a plea for help
18 October 2017
Ring escea to get a few names, or get a name from a retail business.
arcadeltOpinion hydronic slab heating with engineered floorboards
18 October 2017
Most Australian builders have no experience with hydronic heating, full stop!
CC1987Anticon Installation - after colourbond roof is installed
28 September 2017
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
13 September 2017
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
27 August 2017
Good discussion! Cheers guys. From the team at Accutemp Services -
hughchuckAdding Extra Heating Vent in Steel Duct
25 August 2017
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
9 August 2017
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
5 August 2017
Are you suggesting along the lines of http://www.condorkinetic.com.au/pdf/Sel ... lling2.pdf
BelsHydronic Heating - Which Brand to Choose?
26 July 2017
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?
23 July 2017
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…