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The Australian summer can get very hot indeed and the winters can also get pretty chilly. That is why most homes and businesses rely on an HVAC system to keep the indoor climate feeling pleasant. However, if you don't understand how to get the most out of the HVAC system, you could be missing out. This blog is designed to provide you with some top tips which will ensure you understand how your HVAC system works and how to configure and maintain it. While none of us is a professional contractor, we are all keen amateurs who love to research and write about this subject.

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3 Things to Know Before Buying and Installing a Split-System Air Conditioner
29 January 2020

A split-system air conditioner is an excellent cho

Is Hard Water Damaging Your Evaporative Air Conditioner's Efficiency?
28 January 2020

It's perhaps no surprise that the composition and

Soothe Seasonal Arthritis Flare-Ups! How to Stay Warm to Alleviate Joint Pain During the Cold Season
28 January 2020

Although old age comes with increased wisdom, it a

Why You Should Invest in Reverse Cycle Air Conditioners
24 January 2020

When in need of a cooling solution for your office

Commercial Air Conditioning: Why Regular Maintenance Is Important
23 January 2020

The priority of any commercial property owner is t

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3 Things to Know Before Buying and Installing a Split-System Air Conditioner

A split-system air conditioner is an excellent choice for people who live in apartments or small homes and don't have space for large units. The AC features one outdoor unit and one or multiple indoor units depending on your cooling needs. It does not have ductwork as does central units, and this increases its efficiency while reducing installation and maintenance costs. For you to get the most out of your new split system, here are three things you should know before buying and installing it. Read More 

Is Hard Water Damaging Your Evaporative Air Conditioner’s Efficiency?

It's perhaps no surprise that the composition and quality of local water supplies can differ wildly from region to region. Many homes are forced to use hard water for drinking, washing and other household uses. Unfortunately, hard water can cause several problems in appliances that rely on constant water supply, and evaporative air conditioners are particularly vulnerable.  What is hard water, and how can it damage evaporative air conditioners? Water is considered 'hard' when it contains relatively high concentrations of calcium and magnesium salts. Read More 

Soothe Seasonal Arthritis Flare-Ups! How to Stay Warm to Alleviate Joint Pain During the Cold Season

Although old age comes with increased wisdom, it also makes someone more prone to joint problems such as arthritis. As the young members of your family get excited over a cool brisk morning, arthritic members likely feel sad as they prepare to brave joint pains and aches has come. Arthritis flare-ups worsen during the cold season, but "warmth" can help alleviate them. Though taking vitamin D supplements, adjusting your diet and getting a massage could help mitigate arthritis flare-ups during the cold months, staying warm could be more effective. Read More 

Why You Should Invest in Reverse Cycle Air Conditioners

When in need of a cooling solution for your office or home, you should settle on an air conditioner that fits your needs. A reverse air conditioner is a perfect choice, but you should understand how it operates and whether it suits your residential needs. A reverse cycle air conditioner warms in the winter and cools during the summer, so it's an all in one energy-saving air conditioning unit. The system uses a reverse refrigeration cycle to provide warmth and refrigeration cycle for cooling. Read More 

Commercial Air Conditioning: Why Regular Maintenance Is Important

The priority of any commercial property owner is to make sure that the business remains comfortable throughout the year. The hot summer and spring months are particularly important for anyone looking for a place to escape the heat. With high-quality air conditioning in place, you can keep your employees and customers cool and comfortable. Just like with most appliances, finding the right maintenance at the right time is important for the longevity of your HVAC unit. Read More