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Deciding on which way to go with a solar system can be a confusing task. So to help you with that, here's 7 questions i'd initially ask a prospective client, in order to design a suitable outcome to suit THEIR NEEDS. What are you hoping to achieve with a solar system?...
After going through, what you’d think would be a simple exercise of replacing some light fittings with a Body Corporate client of ours, I thought it might be handy to share this with you. The scenario was to replace over 100 circular fluorescent lights throughout the...
As of January 1 2019, the new AS 3000 comes into effect and among numerous changes, how we (and you) treat the electrical installation for your pool from now on is one of them. Earth bonding of the pool shell is required and classed as "electrical work" under the...
As of January 1 2019, the new AS3000 comes into effect and among numerous changes, how we (and you) treat hot water circuits from now on is one of them. If a hot water system is: replaced and it had to be relocated in any way replaced and the heating element in the...
You are wondering what sizes air conditioner to install, it's a question we often get asked. So here's a very easy rule of thumb formula to guide you. measure the area you wish to cool or heat multiply that by 130 (watts) For example, if the room was 7m x 5m = 35m²...
Wondering whether to install ducted or split system air conditioning? How do you know what’s right for you?
There’s a lot of factors that will influence the decision. You may be renovating the family home or building your dream home or considering selling and want to add value. The capacity of your mains cable will also play a part in the decision process, as will your...
The good news is that all electrical shocks are preventable.
You can help prevent shocks and burns with these simple fixes at home.
Maintenance and servicing a dirty air conditioner/heat pump can save you up to 30% power usage for that unit and
The difference between a good air conditioner install that gives you trouble free operation and one that won’t
These 11 distinction below are the difference between a professional installation and a crappy one that will save you…
St Andrews Lutheran College on Tallebudgera Creek Rd, Tallebudgera were having problems with sensitive electrical equipment being damaged. Here’s how we explained why and the solution we provided.
Do you want to be woken tonight if this happens!! ?? Is your home prepared with adequate smoke alarms?
There's a very good reason why this significant reform took place. Too many people were dying in homes that caught fire that didn't need to. If only they got adequate warning 🙁 To provide some peace of mind that you and your family won't get caught in such a tragic...
Awareness of the following could save you a lot of money and unneccessary discomfort when installing air conditioners
Here are the major reasons that lead to air conditioners requiring premature repairs or complete replacement
So you have just moved in or about to and you think there are a few things you might want the electrician to do for you. Here’s a checklist that may help you….
Let’s get the high priority stuff addressed first
Are you hearing acronyms or phrases that mean nothing to you and curious what they mean?
The following information could avoid
There’s a lot to consider with an electrical installation and a lot gets underestimated
We’ve had a few people ask about why their electricity bills are so high
Fuses, circuit breakers & safety switches, so what’s the difference, aren’t they all the same? If you think they are and you value life, read on because they are mandatory on ALL circuits now….
The two major threats when it comes to electricity is FIRE and SHOCK
Property managers – These 11 Steps may save you calling for an electrician when your tenant loses some or all of the electricity supply
he first thing you need to establish is, have they lost all power or just some, so the questioning is very important
Hopefully you are comparing two bills of similar days billed and both actual reads, not estimated
The installation of Power Factor Improvement equipment at your industrial site will provide you with the following benefits:
You will receive significant annual cost savings in Energy charges off your current Electricity
To expose potential threats…
I’ve recognised over the years the reasons why tension and conflict occur during a new build or renovation
ELECTRICAL SAFETY RECALL: Electrical Cable Infinity TPS 2.5mm twin and earth flat cable (FT3025)
Aside from being illegal, unlicensed and DIY electrical work is dangerous for whoever does the work as well as for the users
I am frequently surprised how many new customers’ homes I go to that are paying over $300 pa more than they need to
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