Heating, Cooling & Insulation
TrevandSamSpray foam for underfloor insulation.
27 August 2012
After talking to a few tradesmen, we've decided not to use the foam and use foil board instead because if we need to get to the services for any reason it's messier to remove.
Pepsi_DrinkerA/C Configuration with Multi-Split Unit
24 August 2012
We're considering the air conditioning for our new build .............. The home is typical of the newer "open plan" designs consisting of.............. 1) Kitchen /…
FridgyWine cellar - air conditioning unit sufficient???
8 August 2012
Something else to think about is the warranty. All the Hi-wall split brands we sell specifically say - Warranty is void unless the system is used for human comfort. In…
VijayGabaEvaporative Cooling - How to calculate power of unit?
7 August 2012
Thanks for sharing your past experience. I live in Melbourne and humidity is not too bad. Does anybody know the actual formula of calculating the size of the unit? Thanks Regards
PulpoWhere can I buy gas hydronic parts for DIY?
5 August 2012
Not sure exactly what you are after. Yep underfloor heating in the UK or the rest of Europe very standard. Very competitive in pricing. Simply log onto ebay and should…
ash37th Guangzhou International Water Heater Exhibition
11 July 2012
This is spam, I get AT LEAST 2 emails a week from these guys! Last time I leave business cards out on a table at Design EX!
ash3Attractive fireplace to replace old in wall a/c??
9 July 2012
Are you after a wood or gas fireplace? A hang on the wall fireplace in wood or gas does not exist unfortunately, however you could either push the fire through the wall…
building-expertCanadian cold in Australia? (Insulation question)
6 June 2012
Irrespective of the system of insulation used it largely comes down to workmanship in installation. As property inspector who has inspected thousands of homes I can tell…
sixorAnyone have a "feel" for improvement by R-rating increase?
4 June 2012
hey forg we're building with the same builder and have asked the cost for R2.5 insulation for the walls. Yet to get a response though...
Rick the PlumberLow Gas Pressure in inner city Melbourne ?
4 June 2012
Who told you this, I would be very surprised if this were the case, there will always be sufficient gas supply in the main to cope, different story if you already have gas…
ForgNeed to dissipate heat from solar hydronic in summer?
3 June 2012
A (sales)guy who sounded like he knew what he was talking-about at the home-show yesterday was saying that, if we wanted to heat the water for our under-floor heating…
ForgUnder-floor heating; airflow etc with large spaces?
3 June 2012
Interesting (to me) addendum to all this; visited the Home Show yesterday & there's a hydronic-heating specialist mob who now offer a product for non-concrete floors. The…
EmeryBBPlumbing inspector for the air con duct work?
24 May 2012
Havent had a chance to contact the plumbing inspector, busy suing builder for more important stuff, my lawyer told me not to waste time with the plumbing inspector, they…