What is a Passive House?
A passive house has these elements:
This 1908 weatherboard Edwardian in Melbourne has been renovated, extended and insulated — and is making the switch to all-electric, powered by sol
This BLOG discusses three methods of installing underfloor hydronic heating and reverse cycle cooling circuits on suspended floors.
The capital cost of a hydronic heat pump solution for heating and cooling, using water as the heating and cooling medium, will always be more expen
GAS BOILER CHANGEOVER TO WPL25ACS
UNDERFLOOR HYDRONIC HEATING and Domestic Hot Water
Air tightness and blower door tests are performed to highlight air gaps and thermal bridging within the building envelope from walls, floors, roofs
Not a fan of air conditioning?
There are two main benefits of installing your hydronic underfloor heating and cooling pipes on insulated base panels covered by a thin cement scre
Timber flooring can be used over a hydronic underfloor heating/cooling system provided you use hardwood and preferably an engineered hardwood with
If you have recently installed solar panels, you should reconsider how you use your appliances to further reduce your power bills.
Can I use my heating & cooling heat pump to make hot water also?
Why retrofit your gas boiler with a heat pump?
Rain water is acidic with pH of unpolluted water ranging from 5.0 to 5.5 compared to neutral water of 7.0.
Over time, rust can form inside your steel radiators which can form a metallic sludge making the water flow more difficult and increasing operation