Heating, Cooling & Insulation
claypotWood fired Hydronic radiators vs hot air transfer kit?
27 May 2015
We have a wood stove with Hydronic radiators on our acreage and it is the best thing ever. If you do it and are prepared to cut the timber I would…
claypotMy quest to find a hydronic radiator system..
24 May 2015
Following with interest. We're in Adelaide and I was looking for the same. It just seems it's not common or popular here, so if you can get it it's expensive. I have been…
RodfishCentral Air Conditioning/Heating Recommendations Needed
14 May 2015
Hi guys, After some advice on central air conditioning/ heating for our home. Our home is approximately 32sq on two levels in Melbourne S.E. We would ideally like a…
stevinleeWhere to buy Hydronic Home Heating System in Melbourne?
17 April 2015
Kevin Lee is a HVAC consultant from Australia and working for a home improvement industry.i am going to suggest you how u can save your energy by using our Heating…
bprattCoral Homes - Roof Mounted Solar Hot Water
30 March 2015
The warranty difference will be due to the tank... the 10 year warranty is likely to be a stainless steel tank versus what they call a 'glass' tank (it's not glass at all…
siapaoDucted heater and add on refrigerative cooling - Duct issues
18 March 2015
thanks for your input all. The ducting definitely has the blue support straps and when the ducts came off initially (at both zones) they used…
GunnaInsulation R rating - Can you go to high?
17 March 2015
All our bedrooms are on the South-South West side so will get a little arvo sun but I think it will be ok with the insulation and curtains Was advised by the builder that…
whzzz28aircon system: which is system lifecycle economical to run?
9 March 2015
Hi all - I need your insights on this. I am building a house and I plan to make the aircon system as economical to run as possible; I can either…
PulpoUnderfloor area (between ground and first floor) insulation
27 February 2015
It's interesting to me how few actually insulate this space. Even the external walls in this section not insulated. However acoustic batts sound better no idea if…
Melsie68Anyone have these systems? looking for noise levels
27 February 2015
I'll find out for you auds . Iv never owned a ducted aircon before so maybe it's not that noisey . But I know it's the second biggest .
pugloverRecommendations for 5+ star zoned heating/cooling
26 February 2015
Ive gone brivis 6 star ducted heating with actron 17 kw add on air conditioning, really happy with both, also house is highly insulated with tilt…
pugloverWhere to buy solar panels in Melbourne?
23 February 2015
Thanks for the advice above. I contacted Solar Choice hoping to get some information emailed through but apparently that's beyond them and I have to go through several…
1960sModernistHomeKelvinator Aircon, Bad Reviews, Experiences Please
22 February 2015
Kelvinators are a bit of a running joke around the HVAC industry. I'd go with either Daikin or Mitsubishi for splits, maybe Fujitsu if I couldn't get one of those two. YMMV
lincoln29Melbourne - Is Sarking 6 Star Energy 'Requirement'??
6 February 2015
We are in a similar situation, just paid 3.8k for starking to the entire roof and eaves to satisfy our BAL rating. (31sq house)
Melsie68Long shot does any one here work as a daikin air con tech ne
20 January 2015
My aircon is the opposite my zones say they are off but cold air comes out . They are coming out too . I have a my air 3 .