Should You Choose a Battery or the Grid as the Energy Storage Solution for Your Solar Panels
29 May 2017
When you buy solar panels, you need a place to store the energy you collect when the sun is shining, so that you have some energy to use when the sun's not shining. The two main options are a battery or the grid. Here are five signs using the grid is right for you:
1. You Live on the Grid
For this option to work, you need to live somewhere with a power grid.
Pros and Cons of Different Air Conditioning Choices
18 May 2017
Many homes today are outfitted with central air conditioning, meaning a unit that pushes cool air through all the ductwork and vents of the home. However, if your home doesn't have ducts installed, or if you need air conditioning for an exterior workspace, garage, barn, or other such building without ducts, note the pros and cons of a few of your alternative choices. This will ensure you choose the right option for air conditioning and are happy with it for years to come.
16 May 2017
Ducted air conditioning has been around for quite long. Ductless systems have been developed but ducted systems are still very good. This can be attributed to the improvements that have been made on ducted systems over time so that they are still very effective in heating today.
How it works
With a ducted heating system, the heat is produced by a heating unit which is usually installed in a central area.
Tips on Replacing Your Dirty Reverse-Cycle Air Conditioner Filters
11 May 2017
For homeowners who want to enjoy year-round temperature control service, reverse-cycle air conditioners are an appropriate choice of HVAC equipment. During the hot sunny months of the year, these air conditioners provide cooling service, whereas during the cold winter months, they do the exact opposite — warm up the living area. Because reverse-cycle air conditioners are often being operated almost throughout the year, it is easy to overlook that they too need servicing, just like other types of air conditioning equipment.