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What Happens to Solar Panels in Victoria When They Die?

What Happens to Solar Panels in Victoria When They Die? Renewable energy. It’s an ever-evolving landscape. And [...]

What Happens to a Heat Pump When It Dies?

What Happens to a Heat Pump When It Dies? In the pursuit of global sustainability, heat pumps [...]

What’s the Difference Between Cheap and Premium Heat Pumps?

What’s the Difference Between Cheap and Premium Heat Pumps? Did you know that hot water systems play [...]

What is a Power Flush and Why Does My Heating System Need It?

What is a Power Flush and Why Does My Heating System Need It? Ah, central heating systems [...]

The 5 Most-Common Solar Panel Repairs and How To Avoid Them

The 5 Most-Common Solar Panel Repairs and How To Avoid Them There’s no doubt that solar power [...]

The Top 5 Regrets of Homeowners Who’ve Just Hot Water Systems

The Top 5 Regrets of Homeowners Who’ve Just Installed Hot Water Systems Keen on revamping your hot [...]

The Top 5 Regrets of Homeowners Who’ve Just Installed Aircon

The Top 5 Regrets of Homeowners Who’ve Just Installed Aircon Keen to upgrade your existing aircon system [...]

The Top 5 Regrets of New Solar Panel Owners

The Top 5 Regrets of New Solar Panel Owners While the decision to “go solar” is obviously [...]

Which Air Conditioner Is Best For Small Spaces?

Which Air Conditioner Is Best For Small Spaces? The days are getting longer (and hotter) – and [...]

Natural vs. Synthetic Refrigerants in Heat Pumps: What Is Better?

Natural vs. Synthetic Refrigerants in Heat Pumps: What Is Better? No-one’s arguing: in the age of the [...]

What Is Solar Panel Degradation Rate?

What Is Solar Panel Degradation Rate? In the element-rich conditions of the beautiful Victorian landscape, the adoption [...]

Are Quality Solar Panels Worth the Price Tag?

There’s no doubt that the world of solar and renewable energies is evolving rapidly. Likewise, it’s no [...]

Are Quality Air Conditioners Worth the Price Tag?

Have you found yourself dreading the warmer months as they approach? As the seasons shift and the [...]

Are Quality Heat Pumps Worth the Price Tag?

Your choice of heating and cooling systems not only plays a pivotal role in your comfort year-round, [...]

Reverse-Cycle Air Conditioners and Good Insulation: Why You Need Both

Reverse-cycle air conditioning has become a complete game-changer in both the residential and commercial HVAC scene.   [...]

Emergency Hot Water Replacements: Everything You Need to Know

When your hot water system suddenly gives up, it can be a source of immense inconvenience and [...]

What Makes a Good Solar Installation?

No one’s arguing that solar power is one of the most sustainable and cost-effective way to reduce [...]

Gas Boiler or Heat Pump: Which One is Better For Hot Water?

When it comes to heating hot water in our homes, we often find ourselves torn between traditional [...]

Is the Sanden Eco Plus Hot Water Heat Pump System Worth It?

Searching for a new hot water system? If you’re anything like other Victorians in the same boat, [...]

What Government Solar Rebates and Incentives Are Available in Victoria?

The time has arrived: Victoria is embracing a brighter, more sustainable future through the Solar Homes Program, [...]

How Does The Solar Industry Approach Sustainability and Ethical Practices?

In an age where environmental consciousness continues to grow across the globe, there’s no doubt that solar [...]

What Kind of Air Conditioner Should I Get?

What air conditioners are the best to beat the heat? If Victorians agree on one thing, it’s [...]

Is a Pool Heat Pump Better Than Solar Heating?

When it comes to keeping your swimming pool warm and enjoyable year-round, a couple of options arrive [...]

The Top 3 Mistakes You’ll Make When Choosing an Air Conditioner

Avoid These 3 Mistakes When Choosing an Air Conditioner In the harsh and relentless extremes of the [...]

Is a Pool Heat Pump Worth It?

Here comes the summer! And if you’re anything like us, that means getting in the pool! If [...]

5 Cost-Effective Ways to Beat the Heat This Summer

If you’ve been looking for simple, effective tips to keep the heat out of your house this [...]

Is It Worth Getting a Heated Pool?

Is It Worth Getting a Heated Pool? It’s finally happened – the weather is getting warmer! And [...]

What Should I Do if My Hot Water System Dies?

Imagine the scenario of your hot water system is gone (or perhaps you’ve already lived it): You [...]

Does Aircon Brand Matter?

When it comes to choosing the best air conditioner for your home, it’s easy to get overwhelmed [...]